Porter / Custodian 2nd SHIFT - Newburgh, NY

Location: Newburgh, NY
Date Posted: 09-06-2017
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Unitex is the industry leading medical textile rental service provider serving the Healthcare industry. We operate ten processing facilities located in the Tri-State area. Since 1915, we have been a privately held, family run business. Our customer base consists of more than 3,000 clients throughout the Northeast, including acute-care facilities, nursing homes, long-term and assisted living facilities, surgi-centers and diagnostic clinics, as well as professional, medical and dental offices.
 
Unitex is experiencing unprecedented growth! Due to this growth, we are in search of a highly skilled Porter/Custodian for our facility in Newburgh, NY.

THIS IS A SECOND SHIFT POSITION

Responsibilities:

•Clean the entire facility or area assigned from restrooms to operations floor.
•Empty and maintain all garbage cans.
•Clean the truck bays, loading dock, and other outside locations as assigned.
•Snow removal and chemical salt distribution.
•Blow out lint from in, under, and between machines.
•Disinfect the Transition Room.
•Clean and disinfect the soil conveyor and associated parts.

Qualifications:

•Capable of walking, standing, and bending, lifting.
•The ability to bend, grab, and handling through the shift.
•Capable of carrying 60lbs. for short periods.
•Observant
•Ability to distinguish different items.
•The ability to pass a pre-hire drug screening, as well as random drug screening throughout employment

Description:

The Porter is required to keep the facility clean. He/she may be required to sweep the floor of a department, separate any good products to save, and throw out the garbage. A Porter may be required to clean the lavatories and locker rooms. They may be required to clean the break room after each break. The Porter (if working after production hours) will be required to blow out the lint that has collected in, under, and between the machines. They may be called upon to operate a powered floor cleaning machine. The Porter must demonstrate responsibility for his assigned area and perform the duties as assigned by the Chief Engineer. If the Porter shows skill and willingness to learn they may be trained to operate the plastic bailer or powered floor cleaning machine.

This job is 8 hours per day, 5 days week with an afternoon 10 minute break, an evening 10 minute break, and a dinner time 30 minute break.

Safety:

The Porter must participate in the mandatory Blood Borne Pathogens training, LOTO training, and Evacuation Plan training. The mandatory Personal Protective Equipment includes: dust masks, latex gloves, cotton gloves. Safety glasses are optional and available if requested.

Visit us at www.unitex.com to see us in action and to apply.

EOE

115 Dickson Street
Newburgh, NY 12550
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