Bi-Weekly Hours: Days, Evenings, and Weekends/ 8 and 10 hour
shifts. Casual employees are called on short notice to relieve staff
that are on leave and unavailable to work. The number of shifts may
vary depending on the worksite. The work for this position will be
on-call basis only.(To Create a Casual List (CUPE Local 805))Health PEI values the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that a diverse, equitable and inclusive work-place culture can bring. Not only does this help us deliver better outcomes, more innovation, but it also creates a safer space for our patients when our employees are more reflective of the communities we serve. It is important for us to create an environment where our employees are comfortable bringing their authentic selves to work and challenging the status quo to make Health PEI a better more inclusive employer and healthcare system. We recognize we have more work to do but finding intentional ways to grow our understanding and support of those who have faced barriers due to accessibility, ethnicity, ancestry, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, language or other grounds is a key priority for us. We encourage underrepresented groups to join our team, be yourself, and help us achieve our vision of for an inclusive workplace and healthcare system.The Service Worker will be responsible for a variety of housekeeping, dietary, and laundry duties in various sites of long term and acute care facilities. Duties to be carried out with a safety, teamwork and person and family-centered focus. Duties may include: Housekeeping – maintain assigned areas in a sanitary, orderly, and attractive condition by performing various cleaning and sanitizing duties. These duties will include cleaning patient rooms and common areas, washing walls, windows, scrubbing and waxing floors, dusting, cleaning bathrooms and vacuuming carpets.Dietary – serving and assisting with the preparation of meals for patients, residents and staff while maintaining high standards of etiquette and sanitation. Duties will include preparing dining room, serving meals, providing snacks, cleaning dishes, sanitizing kitchen areas, and delivering meal trays.Laundry – performing routine duties associated with the processing of laundry and other related duties in the Laundry Department. These duties will include using industrial washers and dryers, sorting and distributing clean clothing and linens, picking up and sorting soiled linens and clothing.
Minimum Qualifications: - Applicants must have successfully completed Grade 12.- Capable of sustained physical activity. - Demonstrated ability to work with a minimum amount of supervision.- Able to understand and follow oral and/or written instructions. - Have a good previous work and attendance record.Notice to all External ApplicantsHealth Care Workers are required to provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination as per Health PEI’s Covid-19 Immunization and Management Policy. In the event that a new hire is unable to be vaccinated as a result of a medical exemption they will be required to submit supporting documentation to Employee Health / Wellness and Safety.Casual employment lists are used to meet staffing needs arising from vacation, sick, and other sort-term leaves and will be dependent on the needs of the employer. Please ensure your application clearly demonstrates how you meet the noted qualifications, as applicants will be screened based on the information provided. Applications will be kept on file for one year. We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.