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Cleveland Clinic Custodian in Dover, Ohio

Join Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital and experience world-class healthcare at its best. Located in Dover, Ohio, Union Hospital is an award-winning not-for-profit community hospital serving the communities of eastern Ohio. Community and personalized care are at the forefront of Union Hospital's values. At Cleveland Clinic, you will be part of a talented, compassionate, and driven team of caregivers. You will work with state-of-the-art technology and provide stellar patient care. At Cleveland Clinic, you will build a rewarding career with one of the most respected healthcare organizations in the world.

As a Custodian at Union Hospital, you will perform housekeeping duties to maintain a clean, safe environment for patient rooms, hallways and offices within the hospital. Your mission is to create a safe and pleasant atmosphere for patients and caregivers. As a Custodian, you will:

  • Clean all assigned areas.

  • Stock products in appropriate rooms and other locations as assigned.

  • Follow all Environmental Services technical and procedural standard operating procedures.

The ideal future caregiver is someone who:

  • Has excellent attention to detail.

  • Has strong customer service skills.

  • Is willing to work in a busy, fast-paced environment.

  • Welcomes a flexible schedule.

  • Has a high school diploma or GED.

At Cleveland Clinic, we know what matters most. That's why we treat our caregivers as if they are our own family, and we are always creating ways to be there for you. Here, you'll find that we offer: resources to learn and grow, a fulfilling career for everyone, and comprehensive benefits that invest in your health, your physical and mental well-being and your future. When you join Cleveland Clinic, you'll be part of a supportive caregiver family that will be united in shared values and purpose to fulfill our promise of being the best place to receive care and the best place to work in healthcare.


  • Cleans patient rooms, ancillary areas, exam rooms, offices, waiting areas, public restrooms, discharge rooms and other assigned areas.

  • Stocks paper items and other supplies in patient rooms, exam rooms and restroom as necessary.

  • Follows scripting, policies and procedures on patient isolation and all Environmental Services technical and procedural standard operating procedures.

  • Follows and adheres to all hospital wide and departmental safety requirements.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma/General Educational Development (GED) preferred.


  • None required.

Complexity of Work:

  • Requires attention to detail, ability to follow directions and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment.

Work Experience:

  • Requires one to three months on-the-job training to learn departmental policies and procedures, various cleaning techniques, proper use and storage of cleaning agents and chemicals.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires full body motion, including ability to perform work while lifting, bending, stooping, crouching, squatting and reaching.

  • Requires continuous walking and standing on hard surfaces.

  • Requires regular handling and use of disinfectants and other cleaning agents and chemicals.

  • Light Work - Exerting 11 to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

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Cleveland Clinic Health System is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities