You will be responsible for providing a timely, efficient and effective service that includes catering, cleaning and orderly duties for the Port Lincoln Hospital. Your duties will include the preparation, service and delivery of food to clients, and general housekeeping, along with assisting with the transport and movement of patients and patient belongings. You may also be required to undertake laundry duties including the collection and delivery of linen. Maintaining a high level of cleanliness throughout the health service, you will undertake mopping, dusting, polishing, washing, sweeping and vacuuming of floors, window cleaning, cleaning of toilets, bed making, and rubbish collection, removal and disposal. In the catering area you will undertake preparation of vegetables, meat, salads and sandwiches, prepare breakfast trolleys, and deliver food to patients. This is a great opportunity to work within a supportive team environment within a welcoming rural community. Being part of Eyre & Far North means you will be supported both personally and professionally, can take advantage of education and training opportunities, will have access to flexible working hours and be part of an inter-professional approach to holistic health care.
You will need to have basic knowledge of safe working conditions and a commitment to providing high quality customer service. With a flexible approach to work and rostering systems, you will be able to work alone or within a team environment, and work within set timeframes. You will be willing to provide assistance and cooperation to other staff, and perform under general direction or work under limited supervision. At all times you will be committed to using discretion and maintaining strict confidentiality.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Screening/Check and specific immunisation requirements.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.