CHILDRENS HOSPITAL & Environmental Services Manager, Inpatient Operations in Seattle, Washington

Environmental Services Manager, Inpatient Operations Job ID2019-30074Area of Interest Management/Administration Location Name Hospital Main Campus FTE/Hours per pay period 1.0 FTE (80 hours per bi-weekly pay periods) Work Status Regular Department Environmental Services Shift Day Shift Overview Environmental Services Manager develops operational cleaning processes and manages day-to-day in-patient operations, staff, vendors and internal stakeholders to achieve continuity of services, through promotion of cost-effective resource utilization, establishment of efficient work processes and identification and implementation of environmental services best practices. This is completed by driving continuous performance improvement, staff engagement, and reduced costs. Identifies operational improvement opportunities, develops and executes improvement initiatives in Environmental Services to drive best practices. Shares accountability and collaboration with Environmental Services leadership team to accomplish Environmental Services goals, daily activities, and projects. Consults with customer departments to advise on services, expectations, and best healthcare housekeeping practices. Requirements Required Education/Experience: - Bachelor's degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience as determined by Seattle Children's may be considered. - Minimum of 5 years current hospital or hotel supervisory experience - Previous experience training/orienting new employees - Demonstrated current knowledge and/or experience in development and implementation of hospital or hotel cleaning programs - Experience in Quality Improvement or quality assurance activities - Experience with interpretation of regulations and implementation, monitoring of systems to meet regulatory requirements. Required Credentials: - N/A Preferred: - Bachelor's degree in hospitality or facilities management - Registered Executive Housekeeping (REH) or Certified Healthcare Environmental Services Professional (CHESP) - Bi-Lingual or multi-lingual in common second languages of our patients and workgroups - Experience with meeting management software, EPIC, TMA, and Mobileview - Understanding of lean, and continuous performance improvement methodologies, or Toyota Way principles - Familiar with Green Guide for Health Care (GGHC )and LEED standards. Seattle Children's is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate with respect to hiring or promotion of individuals, conditions of employment, disciplinary and discharge practices, or any other aspect of employment on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin (ancestry), disability, age, genetic information, marital status, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law.