Providence Health & Services Environmental Services Worker in Valdez, Alaska


Providence is calling an Environmental Services Worker ( Environmental Services Dept, Variable Shift, On-Call) to Providence Valdez Medical Center in Valdez, AK.

In this position you will:

  • Safely clean and maintain the physical environment in accordance with state licensing and administration standards.

  • Inspect, sort and wash soiled linen.

  • Provide adequate supply of clean, folded linen to each department.

  • Clean areas of assignment according to specific established procedures and standards.

  • Shampoo carpets and refinish resilient floors.

  • Perform safety and infection control procedures to ensure a safe and clean environment for patients and staff.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Grade school level ability to be able to read and understand directions both written and verbal

  • Physical ability to operate such cleaning equipment as a buffer, scrubber and vacuum

  • Ability to work independently

  • Physical ability to lift bags of trash, and push and pull heavy carts; lifting up to 50 pounds

  • Visual ability to determine effective cleaning of assigned areas

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Previous cleaning experience in a healthcare setting

About Providence Valdez Medical Center (PVMC)

Providence Valdez Medical Center is an 11 bed Critical Access Hospital co-located with a licensed 10 bed Long Term Care facility. Our team of physicians, nurses, therapists, technicians, clinicians and support staff provide quality and compassionate inpatient and outpatient health care to patients and residents. Our state of the art facility, built in 2004, is able to provide a wide array services including acute, emergency, Labor and Delivery, Radiology, Ultrasound, CT Scan, DEXA scan, CLIA certified laboratory, Rehab services including Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapies.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Environmental Services/Housekeeping

Location: Alaska-Valdez

Req ID: 181177