Marquis Companies established in 1989 is a growing and dynamic healthcare organization that employs several thousand employees across California, Oregon and Nevada. Marquis Companies consists of: Post-Acute Rehab and Assisted Living Facilities, Independent Living Cottages, Home Health and In-Home Care.
As the Environmental Services Supervisor you will plan, organize, develop and direct the overall operations of this department. You will ensure that our facilities general areas and resident rooms are clean and present well. As well as to assure that our facility is maintained in a clean, safe and sanitary manner, and that an adequate supply of laundry/linen is on hand at all times to meet the needs of the residents.
Assume the administrative authority, responsibility and accountability of supervising the housekeeping department and the laundry department.
Supervise the day-to-day housekeeping and laundry functions of assigned personnel.
Coordinate daily housekeeping/laundry services with nursing service when performing routine cleaning assignments in resident living areas.
Attend department and staff meetings.
Assist in orientation and training of housekeeping/laundry department personnel.
Train assigned personnel in the proper techniques of mixing chemicals, cleaning disinfectants, solutions; of cleaning methods; and use of equipment, etc, as directed.
Assign personnel to specific tasks in accordance with daily work assignments.
Review and evaluate the work performance of assigned personnel.
Meet with assigned personnel monthly to assist in identifying the correcting problem areas and/or the improvement of services.
Provide leadership, follow instructions and take suggestions (constructive criticism)
Ensure that housekeeping/laundry personnel follow established safety precautions when performing tasks and when using equipment and supplies.
Ensure that assigned work areas are maintained in a clean, safe and sanitary manner.
Monitor housekeeping/laundry procedures to ensure that supplies are used in an efficient manner to avoid waste.
Ensure that equipment is cleaned, working properly and properly stored at the end of the shift.
Ensure that the residents' personal and property rights are maintained by assigned personnel.
Assist in maintaining MSDS for hazardous chemicals in Housekeeping and Laundry department
Maintains confidentiality of all resident and company information.
Maintain excellent attendance and punctuality.
High School diploma or GED equivalent is preferred.
Experience in a similar position in a healthcare facility or a hotel.
Experience supervising staff is required.
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the English language.
Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with staff, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
Must be knowledgeable of housekeeping/laundry practices and procedures in the long-term care facility.
Must be willing to accept new methods and principles and be able to incorporate them into existing procedures.
Must use safe work practices by following policies and procedures.
Must maintain a neat appearance and wear the required attire for your department.
Must have patience, tact and a positive attitude, as well as the willingness to handle difficult residents.
Accepts reassignments of duties as needed to ensure the necessary tasks are completed for all residents.