Compass Group, North America HOUSEKEEPING ASSISTANT DIRECTOR in KNOXVILLE, Tennessee
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 throughout its over 1300 healthcare service teams in 46 states. Crothall has been recognized as one of Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work and Best Places to Work in Pennsyvlania since 2013 and Becker's Top 150 Places to Work since 2016. A division of Compass Group USA, we have more than 26,000 team members. Our core services include: Environmental Services, Patient Transportation, Laundry & Linen, Facilities Management, Healthcare Technology Solutions, and Ambulatory EVS. Learn more at www.Crothall.com.
Working as an Assistant Director III, you are responsible for assisting the Director of Environmental Services in directing and overseeing the operational needs of the Housekeeping Department. You will coordinate the tasks of the Operations Managers. You will serve as a liaison between administration and hospital departments and provide the highest possible level of service.
Establishes and reviews standards and work procedures for all Housekeeping staff in accordance with established policies and practices of the facility
Plans work schedules, hours, areas of work, and job duties to ensure adequate housekeeping services are rendered to all areas
Interviews, selects, hires, evaluates, and recommends termination of facility housekeeping personnel in accordance with facility standards.
Orients, trains, develops and supervises of all Housekeeping staff
Performs regular inspections and evaluations of the facility; ability to recommend action items; assists with relocations within the facility
Conducts regular staff meetings and communicates with members of other departments to coordinate housekeeping activities
Schedules major project work, assuring that adequate staff and supplies are available
Conducts regular inventory of housekeeping supplies
Assists Department Director with budgets
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work history required
Working knowledge of all housekeeping procedures preferred
Demonstrated progressive growth in the field of health care housekeeping facility maintenance
Strong work ethic, intense drive, and initiative for quality and customer service
Excellent written and oral communication, listening and empathy, and problem solving (one-on-one and group) skills
Ability to utilize a participative approach to managing staff, to function appropriately under stress, to organize and prioritize tasks, and to develop budgets with a complete understanding of facility needs and requirements
Excellent stress management skills, administrative and organizational, and follow-through (with associates and clients) skills required
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*Req ID: *228496
MCKENZIE C JOHNSON