Who you are:
You are an innovative and patient centered individual who provides excellence within their profession
You are a team player with excellent communication, critical thinking and customer service skills
You have vision, flexibility, transparency, honesty and practicality
You are organized, accurate, able to multi task and meet deadlines
You support the patient experience, your colleagues and others cultural and spiritual beliefs
Who we are:
Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) is one of Ontario’s leading community hospitals. Across our two sites (Markham and Uxbridge) and Reactivation Care Centre (RCC), we provide high quality, patient-centred care to more than 435,000 patients each year. We offer diagnostic and emergency services and deliver clinical programs in acute care medicine and surgery, addictions and mental health, and childbirth and children’s services. We are also proud to be part of the Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (OHT).
Our 526 physicians, 28 midwives, 2,400 staff and 1,000 volunteers serve patients and families with an honoured to care mindset and are focused on delivering an extraordinary patient experience to the residents of Markham, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Uxbridge and beyond.. We are dedicated to providing access to the right care, at the right time, in the right place by the right people and at the right cost. Are you ready to join us?
What we need:
As a Hospitality Associate, duties include:
Performs established housekeeping functions within assigned areas in order to provide and maintain a clean, infection free and attractive environment for patients, visitors and staff
Rotates through room cleaning, floor maintenance, discharges, terminal cleaning ad project cleaning
Responds to emergency codes as required
Required to handle pathological waste and work in potentially infectious areas
Maintain open and timely communication with team members and Management staff
Prepare breakfast, lunch and supper food items
Set up of Multigen cart for patient meal service and deliver patient meal trays and distribute patient nourishments on the unit
Collect and clean soiled meal trays
Clean and sanitize Multigen and support cart
Frequent moderate and heavy exertion, i.e. extensive walking, standing, and heavy lifting up to 60 lbs.
The current work schedule is 4, 6, 8 and 12 hour shifts, days and evenings, including weekends. Specifically: 6am to 230pm, 7am to 3pm, 7am to 7pm, 8am to 4pm, 10am to 6pm, 12pm to 5pm, 12pm to 8pm, 1pm to 8pm, 2pm to 8pm, and 4pm to 12am. Please note the schedule may change due to operational needs.
$24.29 - $25.39 per hour
What you bring to MSH:
Current Food Handlers Certification through the local health unit or equivalent
Previous experience in environmental services and/or food services, preferably in a hospital or long term care setting
Good interpersonal/customer service skills, organization, communication and problem solving abilities
Proficient computer skills
Evidence of ability to work well independently and as a member of the team
Flexible to cover all shifts as necessary
Demonstrated good attendance and work performance record with the ability to maintain these same standards
Demonstrates a commitment to a healthy and safe workplace for self and others (staff, patients, families, etc.) by taking all reasonable precautions and working in compliance with hospital related policies, health and safety legislation and best practices and completing relevant mandatory education as required
Markham Stouffville Hospital takes pride in serving some of Canada’s most diverse communities. We are committed to fostering an environment of equity and inclusivity where every person can work and receive care safely, openly and honestly. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, nation of origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, marital or family status, belief system, or other factors related to one’s personal identity and/or values. Furthermore, Markham Stouffville Hospital is committed to meeting the needs of all individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodations during the recruitment and selection process, please contact Human Resources.