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NYU Langone

Sanitation Worker

Full Job Description

NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital at NYU Langone Health is one of the nation’s leading orthopedic and rheumatologic, specialty hospitals dedicated to the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases. The hospital provides some of the most advanced orthopedic programs in the region for musculoskeletal disorders and the largest pediatric orthopedic program in New York City. The hospital is consistently ranked among the leading orthopedic centers nationwide by U.S. News and World Report. Our expert physicians combine extensive experience and research with the latest technology for bone and joint problems that affect patient’s ability to function. We specialize in the following areas: Orthopedic Surgery, Rheumatology, Neurology, and Radiology. At NYU Langone Health, equity, diversity, and inclusion are fundamental values. We strive to be a place where our exceptionally talented faculty, staff, and students of all identities can thrive. We embrace diversity, inclusion, and individual skills, ideas, and knowledge. Learn more about NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, and interact with us on LinkedInGlassdoorIndeedFacebookTwitterYouTube and Instagram.

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Sanitation Worker.

In this role, the successful candidate Performs simple repetitive tasks under close supervision of the Sanitation Supervisor in the routine sanitation operation of the dish room, kitchen and service areas.

Job Responsibilities:

    • Maintains a neat and sanitary work area throughout the scheduled working period. Sets up assigned workstation (e.g. dish room, pot washing area, and kitchen), collects supplies and equipment needed to complete duties; and operates sanitation equipment correctly. Collects and strips trays from tray conveyor, patient trucks, or busing carts. Cleans, sorts, racks, and stores trays, dishes, glassware, hot water/coffee, and flatware according to established departmental procedures. Washes, rinses, and sanitizes pots, pans, utensils, and other equipment according to departmental procedures. Completes special cleaning duties as assigned by area Supervisor. Disposes of trash properly and removes from food service area; cleans and sanitizes garbage receptacles thoroughly. Sweeps and mops floors at the end of shift and throughout service hours. Leaves work area clean and sanitary at end of each shift. Returns cleaning equipment and chemicals to storage closet.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.
    • Attends meetings and in-services for utility/tray assembly employees. Assures management of attendance at meetings and in-services by signing attendance sheets. Demonstrates an awareness and understanding of materials and instructions given. Participates actively in group discussions.
    • Assures special cleaning in production areas are complete. Always use clean mops, rails, and designated cleaning materials and follows cleaning procedure. Maintains clean, organized refrigerator, freezer, and food bank. Always pays attention to corners, under equipment, and refrigerator vents. Assures pots, pans, fryers, skillets, broilers and griddles are properly clean and returned to proper working condition or location.

Minimum Qualifications:
Must be able to communicate, read, and write English well. Must be able to understand and carry out simple oral and written instructions.

Preferred Qualifications:
High School Diploma or Equivalent.

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital at NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.

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