MD Anderson Cancer Center Building Attendant-Housekeeping in Houston, Texas

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It was named the nation's No. 1 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report's 2015 rankings. It is one of only 45 comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute.

Salary Range: Min $19,600 - Mid $24,500 - Max $29,400

SUMMARY :

Applies cleaning/housekeeping knowledge and skills to clean per given Work Instructions which may include:

Sweeping, mopping, trash removal, washing walls, floors ceilings and windows.

Operating electrical equipment such as vacuum cleaners and wet vacuum.

All surfaces are properly cleaned, products and equipment are removed and properly stored, and supplies are well stocked.

Must have proper coordination and motor skills in order to work with hand tools and electro-mechanical tools as job requires to perform assigned tasks.

Work in a bent or stooping position and occasionally crawl.

Learns and understands Service Level Agreements, departmental policies and procedures and carries them out through proper responses and quality outcomes to ensure customer satisfaction

Sets priorities and manages work and time through communication with team leader, team members and customers to satisfy their requests.

Monitors own area and inspect work completed.

Must be able to communicate with co-workers in a clear, pleasant, and understandable manner.

Verbal communication on an ongoing basis with customers to determine current status of deliverables and to learn about customer needs and Team members and Team Leader to identify needs for improvement.

Collaborative efforts by Team members to solve problems and deficiencies.

Must be able to work in a dusty environment, frequently in very cramped and unpleasant surroundings.

Some work may necessitate exposure to outside weather.

Must be able to walk from one area of the complex to another to visually inspect work to be performed.

Working Conditions

This position requires:

Working in Office Environment

__x No

__ Yes

Working in Patient Care Unit (e.g. Nursing unit; outpatient clinic)

__ No

x Yes

Exposure to human/animal blood, body fluids, or tissues

__ No

x Yes

Exposure to harmful chemicals

__ No

x Yes

Exposure to radiation

x No

__ Yes

Exposure to animals

x No

__ Yes

Physical Demands

Indicate the time required to do each of the following physical demands:

Time Spent

Never

0%

Occasionally

1-33%

Frequently

34-66%

Continuously

67-100%

Standing

x

Walking

x

Sitting

x

Reaching

x

Lifting/Carrying

Up to 10 lbs

x

10lbs to 50 lbs

x

More than 50 lbs

x

Pushing/Pulling

Up to 10 lbs

x

10lbs to 50 lbs

x

More than 50 lbs

x

Use computer/keyboard

x

Experience:

No experience.

Preferred: Housekeeping experience

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html