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Environmental Svcs Tech - OR

Req #:  122724
Facility:  Good Shepherd Hospital
Department:  Housekeeping
City:  Barrington
Posting Budget Status:  Day/PM
Shift Type:  Registry
Posting FTE:  0

For more than 35 years, Good Shepherd Hospital has served the community by providing quality, compassionate health care services to families throughout the northwest suburbs. Today, more than 700 physicians representing over 50 medical specialties have chosen to affiliate with Good Shepherd Hospital. Highly-skilled physicians and clinical professionals provide a comprehensive range of services including nationally acclaimed cardiovascular care, advanced surgical capabilities, emergency services backed by the resources of a level II trauma center and a state-of-the-art Birth Center. A nationally-recognized cancer program, a health & fitness center as well as an extensive range of outpatient services round out our health care program.


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Position: Environmental Services Tech - OR

Location: Good Shepherd Hospital; Barrington, IL.

PRN/Register - Scheduled on-call, as needed.


Under the direct supervision of the Departmental Supervisor, performs according to established procedures a variety of environmental services duties to maintain the hospital and adjoining buildings in a neat, orderly and sanitary condition.


Position Requirements:

  • High school graduation or equivalent is preferred.
  • No previous experience necessary.
  • CPR ~Demands walking, standing, handling, climbing and lifting throughout the work day.
  • Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For lifts over 35 pounds, lifting equipment is expected to be used or lift with at least one other associate when available.
  • Unique lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case by case basis.


  • Inspects and utilizes judgment in determining which cleaning techniques outlined in orientation guidelines to follow.
  • Maintains responsibility for attendance and punctuality.
  • Maintain all assigned O.R. suites, ancillary areas and department areas in a clean, neat and sanitary manner.
  • Maintain all assigned O.R. suites, ancillary areas, department areas, and clinic areas and corridors with the correct preventative maintenance procedures as outlined in department policy as requested.
  • Use appropriate procedures following OR room turnover.
  • Performs hard surface floor and carpet care in all assigned areas following appropriate departmental procedures.
  • Assists in enhancing productivity and efficient operations of the department.
  • Promotes effective interpersonal and interdisciplinary relatinships, maintaining professional conduct at all times.
  • Demonstrates commitment to professional growth.



About Advocate Health Care


Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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