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Job ID 180088 Date Posted 05/14/2022

Duke Raleigh Hospital offers the latest in care and technology in a patient-friendly setting. It has been an important part of Duke Health since 1998 and has served Wake County for more than 35 years, employing more than 2,000 team members. The hospital provides 186 inpatient beds and a comprehensive array of services, including the Duke Raleigh Cancer Center, Duke Raleigh Orthopedic and Spine Center, cardiovascular services, neurosciences including the Duke Raleigh Skull Base and Cerebrovascular Center, advanced digestive care, disease management and prevention, wound healing, outpatient imaging, intensive and progressive care, pain clinic, same-day surgery, emergency department and community outreach and education programs

U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Raleigh Hospital as high performing in orthopaedics and two adult procedures/conditions: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and lung cancer surgery. #DukeRaleighJobs

Occ Summary

Performs routine manual housekeeping work clea ning areas within a DUHSentity.

Work Performed

Empty trash.Clean, mop, scrub, sweep or vacuum floors, stairways, and halls.Cl ean, wash, dust, or polish hardware, brass, furniture, mirrors,bedside l ighting fixtures, vents, radiators, and exteriors of cabinetsand equipme nt.Clean patient rooms and/or offices thoroughly by mopping floors, wash ingfurniture, scrubbing plastic cushions, frames and cleaning and washin gbathroom fixtures and walls.Clean drinking fountains, ice-making machin esand sand urns; cleanblinds with damp cloth or vacuum.Report repairs ne eded to supervisors including broken or cracked windowpanes, leaky fauce ts, toilets, loose tiles, broken blinds and damagedfurniture.Follow all universal precautions, blood borne pathogen procedures anduse personal p rotective equipment as needed while cleaning patient careareas.May dust mop, wax and buff floors and shampoos carpets.May be required to perform'Seven Step' cleaning of all surgical areas,wall cleaning, machine scru bbing of floors (no finish) and related taskswith particular attention t ospecialized needs in the surgical area.Perform related duties as assign ed.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Working knowledge of basic housekeeping and cleaning proceduresAbility to maintain a highs tandard of cleanliness and odor control inwork areaAbility to read, writ e and follow direct written and oral instructionsAbility to integrate age-appropriate response to the specific needs ofthe patient and visitorAb ility to maintaineffective working relationships with other employees

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Degrees, Licensures, Certifications

If required to drive a DUHS vehicle, must have a valid N.C. driver's license in their possession and a good driving record.

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.


"Nourishing our community and building a healthy community is part of our vision as an organization and that is absolutely supported in our day-to-day."

Lisa, Assistant Director of Nutritional Services

"Duke Raleigh Hospital is a really tight-knit work family. We check on each other when we’re not here, we do things outside of work. It’s an extension of my family."

Ashley, Respiratory Therapist

"I enjoy the generous PTO package."

Lillian, Environmental Services