Director Of EVS - Northeast, Arkansas

Hospital Housekeeping Systems Memphis , TN 38103

Posted 2 months ago

We are looking for a detailed-oriented, proactive, and quality-driven Environmental Services Director to serve as part of our HHS management team. If your skills match these, we encourage you to apply.

In this role, you will oversee the operations of the housekeeping department and ensure that patients have a safe, clean environment where they can heal. You will provide leadership and management to staff, provide human resource guidance, ensure safety and industry compliance, and maintain the department's budgets.

We provide the necessary training and appropriate tools to help you grow and earn the opportunity to advance into a vice president role. If you are willing to work hard, lead with intention, and hold yourself accountable to your results, you'll be successful with HHS.

Military-experienced candidates are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership to management and housekeeping team for all housekeeping operations.

  • Recruit, interview, hire, and develop team member's performance

  • Provide regular and timely team member assessments and perform corrective counseling/coaching when necessary

  • Ensure compliance with health, safety, and industry regulatory agencies.

  • Execute and maintain daily quality control systems.

  • Demonstrate continuous ability to maintain and/or improve customer and patient satisfaction.

  • Collaborate with hospital administration and other departments to continuously improve service

  • Monitor and maintain operating budgets such as payroll, supplies, equipment, and hospital budgets.

  • Create weekly schedules for staff

  • Participate in hospital committee meetings.

  • College degree or equivalent work experience.

  • 2+ years managing salaried and hourly employees

  • Must be able to relocate for promotional opportunities

Skills:

  • Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively interact with all levels within the organization.

  • Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills.

  • Strong customer service orientation with a sense of urgency.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, service oriented environment.

  • Integrity and discretion in handling sensitive/confidential information.

  • Effective judgment and decision making ability.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and web-based software.

  • Must be proactive, self motivated, and demonstrate an ability to handle multiple projects and changing priorities.

  • Effective collaborative skills; performing comfortably in group settings.

  • Bilingual a plus

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