Environmental Services Assistant - Moorabbin

Job posted: 18/11/2022
Applications close: 02/12/2022 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Facilities Management, Health and Allied Health

Reference: 56887

Reference: 56887

Occupation: Facilities Management, Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

  • Moorabbin Hospital
  • Part-time position (48 hours per fortnight)

Working in Healthcare has never been more important or meaningful

Our Journey:

Support Services is responsible for the provision of non-clinical services that includes food services, patient support, porters, cleaning, linen, pest control, central production kitchen, waste management, car parking, hygiene services and some retail services.

The Environmental Services Department at Moorabbin Hospital requires an Environmental Services Assistant who enjoys working in a busy team environment and helping others to deliver an outstanding service.


A permanent part-time position

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday                       12.30 – 21.00

(48 hours per fortnight)

A Day in the Life:

The Environmental Services Assistant position will be required to work across all departments at the Moorabbin Hospital with the ideal candidate having a strong focus on customer service.  The main responsibility and accountability is cleaning task outcomes, working within the established procedures in non-clinical areas.

Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Environmental cleaning
  • Bathroom and toilet cleaning
  • Cleaning in specialised areas
  • Waste removal and linen transportation and manual handling
  • Internal and external detailed cleaning
  • Project and unscheduled ad-hoc cleaning

On a Personal Level:

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • A commitment to delivering excellent customer service
  • Holds a strong commitment to working effectively as part of a team
  • Takes pride in your work with great attention to detail
  • Has great time management skills and ability to prioritise tasks
  • Is able to work unsupervised but take direction
  • A strong commitment to working effectively as part of a team

What You Need:

  • Certificate III in Cleaning Operations (Desirable)
  • Previous experience cleaning in a healthcare environment (Desirable)
  • An understanding of infection control cleaning processes within a healthcare environment
  • A high standard of demonstrated experience in customer service and cleaning in a healthcare environment
  • Able to undertake physical work including lifting, carrying and manual handling
  • A “Can Do” attitude with the capability to problem solve and troubleshoot
  • Basic to intermediate computer/digital skills

In Return

  • A supportive environment
  • A great service to the patients in our care

Monash Health is a great place to work

Our employees enjoy a range of benefits including:

  • Salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay
  • A comprehensive Health and Wellbeing program
  • Free flu vaccinations
  • Private health insurance at discounted rates
  • Health imaging services

Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing more than 20,000 people who work across 40 locations delivering healthcare services through our five hospitals and our extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities.

We recognise the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles and iCare values.

How to Apply

Applications are only accepted that are submitted via the Monash Health online Mercury System (e-recruit).

Your application is to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Current CV – Outlining current work experience
  • Covid19 vaccination certificate – Showing evidence of 3 doses
  • Victorian working with children (WWC) card (if held)

For information including how to apply and probity check requirements, please refer to attached ‘Application Guide’ located under Position Documents.

Please note, applications will be screened upon receipt and selection activity may commence prior to the closing date.

Environmental Services Assistant - Moorabbin

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Imran Hanif - 0404 005 944

Environmental Services Assistant - Moorabbin