Lead Environmental Services Technician

  • The Christ Hospital Health Network
  • 2139 AUBURN AVENUE CINCINNATI Ohio 45219 United States
  • Posted: Apr 04, 2019
Full-time Service/Skilled Workers

Job Description

Title:  Lead Environmental Services Technician

Shift:  Full-Time, Nights

This position will be scheduled approximately 40 hours per week in the Environmental Services Department at The Christ Hospital main campus, 2139 Auburn Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219.

Job Overview:  To lead environmental staff on a day basis on correct policies and procedures of the department and the facility.

The Lead Environmental Services Technician may perform the following duties:

  • All duties and responsibilities of an EVS III/UV Tech.
    • Always promotes patient safety.
    • Is knowledgeable of all ES chemicals and procedures.
  • Performs routine and project floor maintenance and refinishing.
  • Can haul trash and operate Autoclave.
  • Fills in for any open cleaning position as needed.
  • Supervises department on weekends.
    • Assigns staff to work areas.
    • Monitors NaviCare to manage discharge cleaning.
  • Carries dispatch pager.
    • Interacts with hospital staff and answers all pages and requests.
    • Reports weekend duties and concerns to all supervisors, operations manager and director.
  • Basic Computer Knowledge.
    • Ability to learn MS Office Outlook for emails.
    • Ability to take and pass required annual Stat Tests.
    • Ability to learn NaviCare system to assign EVS staff to areas and manage discharges.
  • Confidentiality.
    • Is aware of and follows hospital policy and federal regulations regarding patient confidentiality.
    • Is tested annually on Safety and Confidentiality.
  • Other tasks as required and assigned by supervisor.

Education:  High School Diploma or GED preferred.
Experience:  Three years’ experience in the healthcare Environmental Services field preferably in the role of the shift lead or dispatcher.
Required Skills and Knowledge:  Require knowledge in use of computer in the areas of inputting data in bed tracking system and the use of e-mail. Require knowledge in the systems utilized to maintain floors (stripping, finishing, buffing hard surfaces) and systems utilized to maintain carpets (extracting, spotting). Require basic reading, writing, and math skills. Prefer proficiency in the use of extractors, walk behind scrubbers, burnishers and floor scrubbers.
Licenses and Certifications:  CHEST certification within 1 year of hire preferred, but not required.



There are many ways to define excellence. For us at The Christ Hospital, it’s all about our patients...And making healthcare what they want it to be. Accessible. Personal. Affordable.

Our commitment to exceptional outcomes, affordable care and the finest patient experiences is recognized yearly with numerous awards from leading healthcare organizations and publications. At the top of our list of honors are the 17 consecutive years that we’ve been named to U.S. News & World Report’s list of Best Hospitals and being named the Most Preferred Hospital by the Greater Cincinnati community for 21 consecutive years (National Research Corporation).

What does this mean for you?

GROWTH- opportunities to learn, develop, and impact.

VALUE - a robust employee package that provides you the ability to maintain a healthy work-life balance, competitive compensation, flexible and meaningful benefits, development opportunities so you can be your best self, and a culture of compassion.

PRIDE- from all that we have accomplished in our past, and all that we’re positioned for in the future.

CHALLENGE- we are in one of the most competitive markets in the nation, yet continue to rise to the top through our incredible employees and transformational results. We seek individuals motivated by what it takes to be a part of a winning team.

Named #24 on Forbes 500 America’s Best Employers for 2017, we are transforming care…inspired by you.