Compass Group, North America ASSISTANT DIRECTOR II OF EVS in Richmond, Virginia

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR II OF EVS 3/13/18Virginia-Richmond

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Job ID: MCJ03131888098Great People. Real Opportunities.Description:

Compass One Healthcare is a premier healthcare company with 46,000 engaged team members who are focused on delivering quality, value, and exceptional patient experience through specialized services and protocols in more than 1,650 hospital and health system locations in 48 states. Through a combined three-quarters of a century of healthcare experience, Compass One offers seven customer-focused core services: Food and Nutrition, Environmental, Patient Transportation, Laundry & Linen, Healthcare Technology Solutions (Clinical Engineering), Facilities Management, and Ambulatory Services. Compass One is committed to the growth and development of its associates, and its unique Positive ImpressionsTM program features a team of 100-plus Patient Experience Managers dedicated to driving a better experience in each of our hospitals. Also, Compass One’s exclusive partnership with Press Ganey leverages rich analytics to better understand how to improve experiences for patients, family, customers, caregivers, and the community.

Job Summary:

This is aGREAT OPPORTUNITYto become a leader in a great company and growing corporation. In this position you will be responsible for directing and overseeing the operational needs of the housekeeping department. You will coordinate the tasks of the operations managers. As well as assist in staff training and development. You may have responsibility over a budget and inventory. You will serve as a liaison between administration and hospital departments and provide the highest possible level of service.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Establish and review standards and work procedures for all housekeeping staff in accordance with established policies and practices of the facility

  • Plan work schedules, hours, areas of work, and job duties to ensure adequate housekeeping services are rendered to all areas

  • Interview, select, hire, evaluate, and recommend termination of facility housekeeping personnel in accordance with facility standards

  • Orient, train, and supervise all housekeeping staff

  • Regular inspections and evaluations of the facility; ability to recommend action items; assist with relocations within the facility

  • Conduct regular staff meetings and communicate with members of other departments to coordinate housekeeping activities

  • Schedule major project work, assuring that adequate staff and supplies are available

  • Conduct regular inventory of housekeeping supplies

  • Assist unit director with budget

  • Follow-up on all client requests

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work history required

  • Working knowledge of all housekeeping procedures preferred

  • Demonstrated progressive growth in the field of healthcare housekeeping facility maintenance

  • Strong work ethic, intense drive and initiative for quality and customer service

  • Previous oversight of a budget

  • 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

  • Proficient in the use of Windows based office software including but not limited to Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outloo

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.


Career LevelMid Career (2+ Years Experience)SectorCrothallAreas of InterestEnvironmental ServicesEducationHigh School Diploma/GEDLocaleVirginia-RichmondPreferred LanguageEnglish