H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center

Tampa, FL

Job posting number: #7243394 (Ref:hlj_53487)

Posted: May 10, 2024

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

 Position Highlights:

The Environmental Services Specialty Technician's primary responsibility is disinfecting

specialty areas such as Infusion Pharmacy, Sterile Processing, Operating Rooms, Procedure Rooms, Cell Therapy. As part of the Spill Response Team, deactivates and decontaminates chemotherapy and other hazardous agent spills. Responsible for reducing the spread of bacteria and infection as well as providing an environment that appears clean, fresh, and polished. This position performs a variety of duties that support the department in maintaining a clean environment for patients and staff, this includes cleaning/disinfecting other areas as needed.



  • Clean spills containing blood or other potentially infectious material using established infection control, safety, and ES departmental procedures.
  • Occasionally may have to work at off-site locations.
  • Follow departmental and other regulatory standards regarding all cleaning policies and procedures (using proper disinfectants, labeling chemical bottles, keeping an organized cart, etc.)
  • Perform all essential functions following established safety and infection control requirements (perform hand hygiene, wear PPE, etc.)
  • Safely uses, dilutes, and stores chemicals and cleaning materials.
  • Complete working knowledge of different types of hazardous materials (chemotherapy, pharmaceutical, bio-hazardous, sharps, pathological, microbiological, and bodily fluids) and how to properly handle and dispose.
  • Proper operation of cleaning equipment- Properly clean and disinfect all types of areas including clinical inpatient/outpatient (patient rooms, exam rooms, nurse stations, etc.), support/common areas, offices, labs, conference rooms, elevators, stairwells, corridors, external grounds, etc.

Credentials and Qualifications:

  • No Education required.
  • Minimum two (2) years in Healthcare Janitorial / Environmental Services experience including 6 months applying proficient knowledge of specialty area (for example including terminal cleans), Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both oral/written form (for the safety of our patients and staff in an emergency situation).
  • For internal candidates only (Average quality score of 90% in previous 12 months and successful completion of all competencies over a rolling 12 month period.)

Equal Employment Opportunity

Moffitt Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran or disabled status. We seek candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. 


Mission To create a Moffitt culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion as we strive to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. Vision To advance and accelerate a culture of access, equity, and inclusion. Diversity is a priority at Moffitt and is meant "to promote a culture of diversity and inclusion as we contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer." The Enterprise Equity Department focuses its efforts on eliminating those obstacles to an individual’s ability to exist within their personal comfort zone at the cancer center. Everyone is important to meeting this priority. Addressing and responding to diversity and inclusion fosters an environment where mutual respect for diverse cultures, communication styles, languages, customs, beliefs, values, traditions, experiences and other ways in which we identify ourselves, is the expectation.

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Job posting number:#7243394 (Ref:hlj_53487)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
United States
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