Hospital Assistant / Cleaner - Grade 2

Central Coast, NSW




Purpose of Position

As part of the Environmental Services team, this position provides a cleaning service to the facility according to pre determined service plans.The cleaner is responsible for maintaining all surfaces, fittings, fixtures and furniture within allocated area in accordance with NSW Healthe Environmental Cleaning Policy PD2012_061.Removal of waste, sharps containers and soiled linen.Two way radios are used to communicate to staff.

Selection Criteria

Previous experience in a healthcare facility or in commercial/industrial cleaning role.

Possess effective communication and interpersonal skills.

Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team.

Knowledge of work health and safety principles, including safe manual handling and infection control.

Able to demonstrate an ability to prioritise tasks and problem solve.

Willingness to clean areas which are, or were, used by persons with an infectious condition.

Demonstrated commitment to Caring for the Coast vision, goals and strategies, with demonstrated behaviours which align with the NSW Health CORE values and CCLHD Values and behaviours charter.