Hawaii Pacific Health Attendant, Linen - Environmental Svcs in Lihue, Hawaii

Job Description

Founded in 1938, Wilcox Medical Center is a not-for-profit hospital dedicated to providing the Kaua'i community with accessible, quality health care. The largest medical center on Kaua'i, it is a state-of-the-art acute care facility with a full suite of services offering 30 specialties and programs including cardiology, emergency, family practice, gastroenterology, health management, internal medicine, neurology, OB-GYN, oncology, orthopedics, pediatrics and urology. Its 20-bed emergency department is the first neighbor island facility to obtain a Level III Trauma designation and serves as the island’s Primary Stroke Center. The medical center also has four birthing suites, seven intensive care beds and 20 same-day surgery beds. The American Heart Association has recognized Wilcox in three areas of excellence: stroke (S) – gold plus award and honor roll elite plus, heart failure (HF) – gold plus award, and atrial fibrillation (AFIB) – gold award. Wilcox has also received an "A" in the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, the QUEST citation of merit for high-value health care, and is recognized as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission.

The Environmental Services staff at Wilcox strives to maintain a high degree of quality service and health care experience by maintaining a pleasant environment for employees, patients and visitors. Our team ensures that patient rooms and ancillary areas are clean; trash and bio-hazardous waste is safely removed; and clean linen, laundry and floor care are properly monitored. We take pride in conserving energy and increasing the use of “green” products and techniques, and providing quality services in a cost effective and efficient manner.

As the Linen Attendant, you will help our Environmental Services department to provide a safe and comfortable environment for patients, staff and guests at Wilcox Memorial Hospital. Your responsibilities include maintaining laundry areas in a clean, sanitary, and orderly condition; checking, counting and accurately recording all linen usage, including abused and discarded linen; monitoring linen needs for all stations and making necessary adjustments; verifying all incoming linen from contract cleaners and matching their count with invoices. We are looking for someone with a positive attitude and commitment to quality service, the ability to work independently with minimal supervision and a commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.

Location: Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI

Work Schedule: Rotating - 8 Hours

Work Type: Full Time Regular

FTE: 1.000000

Bargaining Unit: ILWU

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: High School or equivalent.

Preferred Qualifications: One (1) year linen room and/or housekeeping related experience.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Attendant, Linen - Environmental Svcs

Category Environmental Services

Employment Type Employee

Location Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI

Req ID 11624