Environmental Services Assistant - Staff Break Areas

Job posted: 28/07/2022
Applications close: 18/08/2022 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Facilities Management

Reference: 54527

Reference: 54527

Occupation: Facilities Management

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

About the Environmental Services Assistants opportunities at Monash Health

Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing over 18,000 people across a range of specialities.

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.

We are now recruiting an experienced Environmental Services Assistants at Monash Medical Centre, Clayton

About The Role

Working within acute and continuing care facilities, your main responsibility and accountability is cleaning task outcomes, working within the established procedures in clinical and non-clinical areas. This position is responsible for cleaning a variety of staff break areas Monday to Sunday.

  • Environmental cleaning

  • Bathroom and toilet cleaning

  • Cleaning in specialized areas or project cleaning

  • Waste removal & linen transportation

  • Internal and external detailed cleaning

  • Project and unscheduled cleaning

We are offering 2 shifts (AM and PM)

Morning shift     7.00am to 1.30pm

Afternoon shift  2.00pm to 8.30pm

Please advise in your cover letter which shift you are applying for and the days you would be available to work.

To be successful for this role you will offer a high standard of customer service along with great attention to detail.

You will also need:

  • Certificate III Health Services Assistance (desirable)

  • Certificate III in Cleaning Operations (desirable)

  • A competent level of verbal & written communication skills

  • Previous housekeeping/cleaning experience within a healthcare setting

  • Ability to comprehend and follow written instructions and procedures

  • Ability to work with a cohesive team or individually to complete daily tasks

  • Basic to intermediate digital literacy

  • Able to undertake physical work including lifting, carrying and manual handling

  • Current Working with Children’s Check and subject to a clear Police Check

  • A high standard of demonstrated experience in customer service and/or environmental services from a health care or hospitality environment (desirable)

  • Excellent understanding of cleaning methodologies and infection control procedures

Monash Health Employee Benefits:

  • Salary packaging

  • Onsite subsidised staff parking 

  • Discounted banking (BankVic)

  • Onsite Gym

How to Apply:

Monash Health recognises 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.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries regarding employee accounts contact Recruitment Services by email – recruitment@monashhealth.org. 

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:

  • reference checks;

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

  • proof of immunisation.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

To comply with Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status. To support your application, and to be compliant with any public health orders in place at the time of, and during, your employment, you will be required to upload evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19. Acceptable evidence is a copy of a Government Official Immunisation History Statement or Digital Certificate showing all vaccination dates. It is a requirement of Monash Health to collect, record and hold vaccination information. Offers of employment will only be made to candidates who can provide acceptable evidence that they meet full vaccination status.

Environmental Services Assistant - Staff Break Areas

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Suzanne Vanderputt - 0438 512 516

Environmental Services Assistant - Staff Break Areas