Environmental Services Technician (DIII Hinckley/Lake Lena HHS)
Any individual who receives an offer of employment or will receive a payroll check are required to submit to a drug and alcohol test as a condition of obtaining employment.
Mille Lacs Band Member/American Indian preference applies
The Environmental Services Technician performs routine cleaning, sanitizing, and minor building and grounds maintenance for the Ne Ia Shing Clinic and the Public Health Building.
• High school diploma or GED certification required.
• At least one year experience in maintenance/housekeeping field is required.
• Custodial experience, preventative maintenance, and minor repairs to buildings and ground maintenance are desired.
• Must have knowledge of chemicals and its safe and correct usage.
• Ability to maintain safe working conditions at all times.
• Ability to work from oral and written instructions.
• Experience in and sensitive to Native American culture desired.
• Knowledge of the methods, materials and equipment used in cleaning various types of building surfaces and items of furniture.
• Knowledge of proper disposal techniques for bio-hazardous waste.
• Ability to maintain confidential information.
• Knowledge of OSHA guidelines concerning hazardous chemicals.
• Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and others.
• Must have a current valid driver’s license.
• Must be insurable under the Mille Lacs Band Drivers Insurance policy.
• Must pass a background check.
• Must pass a Pre-employment drug & alcohol test.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Perform routine cleaning and sanitizing duties in the medical clinic areas, office locations, public and employee restrooms, public areas, and other assigned areas throughout the building.
• Collect and remove waste paper and debris from offices, miscellaneous work areas, halls and restrooms, washes walls, windows, mirrors, light fixtures, and drinking fountains.
• Disinfects toilets/urinals, sinks and other restroom surfaces.
• Assist in snow removal during work shift ensuring that all sidewalks and steps are free and clear of ice and snow.
• Know when to apply ice melt, minor policing of the buildings, parking lots, and grounds area.
• Perform deeper cleaning, including shampoo carpets, buff floors, etc. according to need and established schedule.
• May be required to conduct periodical equipment checks and general building checks.
• Notify Facilities Director when supplies are needed.
• Notify Facilities Director of any repairs or hazardous conditions.
• Other duties as assigned.
• Work exposes incumbent to conditions such as fumes, noxious odors, dusts, mists, gases, and poor ventilation.
• Work exposes incumbent to possible bodily injury from moving mechanical parts of equipment, tools, or machinery.
• Work exposes incumbent to hazardous chemicals.
• Work is performed outdoors and occasionally in hot, cold, or inclement weather.
• Use of chemicals, exposure to blood-borne pathogens, and airborne particles.
• Work requires use of protective devices such as masks, goggles, or gloves.
• Hours are 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
• May be required to work extra hours as needed.
• Will be required to use a time-clock.
• Local travel may be required.