Porters- Evington

Job Ref: JO-2110-22119_1637151155
Sector: Warehouse
Job Type: Temporary
Date Added: 17 November 2021
  • Leicester, Leicestershire Leicester Leicestershire Midlands LE3 9QP
  • Blue Arrow
  • £8.91 - £14.20 per Annum
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We are looking for 2 porters/van drivers who will need to have a full driving licence preferably clean, be fit as they will be moving heavy loads and walking around sites (Bradgate, Evington).
The hours would be Monday to Friday between 8am and 6pm
* To carry out cleaning tasks, both specific and generic, within prescribed work schedules for designated areas, in line with Trust policies and procedures.
* To adhere to Trust Infection Control Prevention and Control of Substances Hazard to Health.
* (COSHH) policies in carrying out cleaning tasks.
* Ensuring that Domestic trolley and other cleaning equipment are cleaned after use and stored appropriately.
* To adhere to the Trust colour coding system to prevent cross infection.
* Ensuring the correct and economical use of materials, and cleaning chemicals in line with above relevant policies i.e. COSHH always seeking advice from Domestic Team Leader if in any doubt.
* Cleaning Cupboard Doors are locked when unattended and that all cleaning products are stored appropriately and securely.
* To remove & dispose of cardboard, household and clinical waste following adhering to Waste regulations and Trust policies & procedures.
* Ensure all equipment is cleaned after use and stored securely.
* Report to your Domestic Team Leader any mechanical defects and any equipment in need of repair and any mishaps or untoward incidents.
* Able to clean and disinfect areas after body fluid spillages in non-clinical areas after training.
* Preparing meal trays regeneration of patient meals at ward level adhering to Trust Food Safety Management policies and procedures at all times.
* Recording meal temperatures prior to service delivery.
* Responsibility for the ward kitchen/regeneration area ensuring high standards of cleanliness are maintained.
* Carry out any other duties as may be reasonably requested.
* Respond to tasks allocated through tasks management system using hand held/radios
* Conveyance and movement of patients by wheelchair, trolley, bed etc. including assisting clinical staff
* To collect and clean wheelchairs trolley & beds
* Delivery clean linen to all wards using trolleys/ electric vehicles/tugs
* Collect dirty linen from all wards & departments using trolleys/electric vehicle/tugs
* General duties, e.g. delivery of beds, materials/equipment and all other removal requests that arise in the course of the day's duties
* Movement of deceased persons complying Trust Policies and Procedures
* To ensure all waste is collected, transported and disposed of in accordance with Trust Policies and procedures and current legislation.
* Blood bank - transportation of blood and blood products to and from Pathology Department
* Delivery/collection of medical notes from all wards and departments
* Delivery/collection of specimens/reports from ward and departments to Pathology Dept.
* Delivery/ collection and washing of microfibre
* Delivery of domestic consumables
* Ad hoc furniture and office/ward moves as and when required
* Receipt of/delivery/changing various types of medical gases
* Franking/Collection and distribution of mail
* Keeping of simple records either using paper or computer systems
* Relief driving may be required by approved drivers, for external delivery of post or specimens and other items to other sites within LLR and UHL
* To be able to use basic radio and communication systems relevant to your role
* Escalate any issues/defects to Team Leader
* Provide support during any Trust emergencies, incidents or events where necessary supporting the contingency plans of the Trust.
* Support Security on request.
* To maintain at all times a high standard of personal hygiene and presentation and to assist in the maintenance of good hygiene practices within the department.
* To observe confidentiality of patients and employing Trust's business at all times.
* Maintain good relations with colleagues and other staff throughout locality.
* Any other duties as may be reasonably requested.

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18/12/2021 12:12:35
GBP 8.91 8.91

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