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SENIOR DIRECTOR ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES

 

Crothall Healthcare is a Compass One Company that provides specialized, high-quality, innovative, and responsive support services exclusively to the healthcare industry. Crothall serves many of the Top 100 Hospitals among their 1200 healthcare clients and across the nation in 39 states. Crothall has earned a spot on the Top 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2013, 2014, and 2015, and a Becker’s Healthcare Top Places to Work in 2016. Our core services include: Environmental Services, Patient Transport, Laundry & Linen, Facilities Management, Healthcare Technology Solutions, and Ambulatory Services. For more information, go to www.crothall.com.

Job Summary

Working as a Senior Environmental Services Director, you are responsible for directing and overseeing the daily operations of the Housekeeping Department.  This position will lead a team of 4 assistant directors, 13 operations manager and 350 union FTE’s at a 1,200 bed teaching hospital located in Philadelphia.  You will serve as a liaison between administration and hospital departments.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for department’s financial data and statistics
  • Monitoring of unit expenditures
  • Develops and recommends department operating budget and ensure the department operates within budget
  • Coordinates housekeeping activities with other departments
  • Actively communicates with administration and other hospital departments
  • Plans, organizes, directs, coordinates, and supervises functions and activities of the department
  • Establishes work standards and work flow
  • Establishes and implements policies and procedures for departmental operations
  • Encourages and mentors staff creativity and innovation
  • Ensures compliance with all regulatory agencies
  • Proactive in the achievement of the facility goals and objectives
  • Demonstrates quality leadership in meeting performance plans
  • Reads, develops, and administers Total Quality Management process
  • Develops and maintains job descriptions for department staff
  • Encourages staff to participate in education programs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Four year college degree and equal related experience required
  • Five (5) years of housekeeping management experience at a large acute care hospital (500 beds or more) required. 
  • Must have the ability to analyze and interpret financial and other data
  • General business acumen 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • High customer service and quality attitude
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet established goals and objectives
  • Must have presentation skills, be able to create and put forth ideas
  • Ability to utilize a participative approach to managing staff, to organize and prioritize tasks, and to develop budgets with a complete understanding of facility needs and requirements
  • Excellent management skills – must be able to manage up to the client and manage down to direct reports
  • Large teaching hospital experience preferred
  • Process improvement and Six Sigma experience highly desired
  • Excellent stress management skills, administrative and organizational, and follow-through (with associates and clients) skills required
  • Proficient in the use of Windows based office software including but not limited to Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

 

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Req ID: 180578

Crothall Healthcare 

SARA E FELZER 

SALARIED EXEMPT 


Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

Job Segment: Housekeeping, Hospitality

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