Providence St. Joseph Health

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Providence Utility Tech in Burbank, California


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Providence is calling a Utility Tech (Full time/Night shift) to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.

We are seeking a Utility Tech who will perform a variety of specialized cleaning tasks to maintain floors, carpets, walls, and hallways. Perform general cleaning tasks to maintain center core area and public areas. Transports trash, medical waste, and recycling to designated areas. Move and relocate furniture throughout the Medical Center. Perform a variety of minor maintenance tasks (i.e., plumbing, painting, repairs, and adjustments).

In this position you will:

  • IImplement and maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, safety, environmental, and infection control policies.

  • Operate mechanical equipment (i.e., floor machines, buffers, vacuum cleaners, and small electric tools).

  • Dust mops and wet mops halls, stairwells, and public areas.

  • Shampoo carpets and furniture. Clean vents, fan, other equipment, and high areas using a ladder.

  • Gather and dispose of trash, medical waste, and recycling materials to specified containers.

  • Buff, strip, wax and polish floors.

  • Perform cleaning procedures and follows universal precautions guidelines at all times.

  • Move, remove, and relocate furniture and equipment. Set up and take down tables and chairs for special events and meetings.

  • Perform minor repairs on plumbing fixtures (i.e., faucets, sinks, and threaded connections).

  • Perform minor maintenance/repairs on miscellaneous furnishings, door hardware, curtain tracks, and other mechanical devices which require basis repair.

  • Perform minor patching and painting in and around patient floors.

  • Make minor adjustments to air conditioning thermostats.

  • Replace defective electrical cover plates.

  • Replace burned out lights in patients' rooms and on patient floors.

  • Participate in educational programs and inservice meetings.

  • Attend meetings as required.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Background in environmental services, including floor/carpet care

  • Basic maintenance skills

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years. Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building. Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Environmental Services

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 294088