We’re a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.
Maintains the appearance and sanitation of all areas of Mercy Hospital - St. Louis including, but not limited to patient rooms, diagnostic testing rooms, waiting areas, staff areas, examination rooms, and operating rooms in accordance with infection control regulations. Disposes of trash, recyclables, and medical waste according to policies and procedures. Regularly wears personal protective equipment (PPE). Uses bleach on an ongoing basis along with other hospital approved disinfectants and cleaning products. Operates both a pager and computers to receive and send communication about patient rooms. Hangs cubicle curtains as needed. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, guiding principles and Mercy Service Standards. Performs all other duties as assigned.
Each career at Mercy represents unique members of our caring ministry’s “body”, working together for the health and strength of the whole. To achieve our goals, we need all the parts functioning at their best and this requires the specific qualifications that you’ll bring with you:
Other skills & knowledge: Must be able to read and understand basic instructions. The physical demands described here are the representative of the minimums that must be met by an employee to perform all essential functions of the job. Most physical demands are below, plus: Minimal: Pushing 67 lbs(rarely) 22# (regularly), pulling up to 34 lbs, kneeling and/or crouching, climbing stairs, carrying 24# (1 handed) and 32# (2 handed), balance, and pinching. Frequent: Griping up to 40 lbs Continuous: hand coordination.
Education: High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
We’ll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.