Under close supervision, the Custodian performs cleaning duties in assigned areas of the facility in both patient and non-patient areas; is responsible for cleaning and safeguarding of assigned areas; is responsible for assigned equipment; is responsible for determining supplies needed; is responsible for efficient usage of supplies; delivers clean linen and picks up soiled linen. Other related duties as assigned
Must possess an understanding of basic safety regulations and issues.
Possess an understanding of procedures for the proper handling, storage, and disposal of chemotherapy and infectious/biohazardous waste.
Able to perform all cleaning/custodial functions including but not limited to mopping, pushing and pulling carts, wall washing, vent cleaning, vacuuming, etc.
Demonstrated ability to read, write and follow oral and written instructions in English.
- Prior custodial experience in a large, complex healthcare setting or hospitality environment.
- Ability to bend, squat, stand, and walk for extended periods of time.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- Must be available to work days, weekends, and holidays.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!
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