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Environmental Services Supervisor
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. Service is at the heart of everything we do at MSKCC. All of our employees deliver first-class service to our patients. The Environmental Services Department plays a significant role in providing a safe, clean, and pleasant environment for patients, staff, and visitors which supports the Center’s mission of delivering high-quality patient care.
The Environmental Services Supervisor, under the direction of the department Manager, ensures the department consistently provides efficient and effective high quality environmental services. The supervisor’s primary responsibility is to practice dynamic supervision of the operations by engaging, leading and supporting staff. The ideal candidate for this position is a professional committed to excellence, partnership and performance improvement who has the technical expertise and leadership ability to help the department achieve its vision of being a leader in its industry.
Staff Supervision: Directs and supervises activities of staff in assigned area. Orients, trains, and evaluates the performance of staff.
Operations: Supervises area operations and prioritizes workflow to meet the needs of the department and ensure efficient and financially sound operations. Ensures staff follows all hospital and departmental guidelines. Keeps staff meetings.
Supply Management: Ensures sufficient supplies and equipment are available to meet the needs of the department.
Quality Assurance/Regulatory Compliance: Monitors and enforces compliance to departmental standards and regulatory requirements i.e. waste management, JCAHO guidelines . Makes rounds daily. Takes and documents inspections daily
Performance Improvement: Participates in operational performance improvement initiatives and engages in professional development activities
Administrative Functions : Prepares payroll, places orders, maintains all records, prepares corrective action documents. Enters deliveries into Vuetura. Interacts with vendors.
High School diploma or relevant equivalent experience
Three (3) years working with supervisory/ lead responsibilities in Environmental Services
Five(5) years of Environmental Service hands on experience.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Expert knowledge of Environmental Services Equipment Operations
Expert knowledge of hard floor and carpet care ( stripping/waxing – shampoo and extraction )
Knowledge of waste management
Basic knowledge of computer operations.
Must be able to handle stressful situations
Must be able to stand, walk and/or continuously move around; ability to push, pull, lift and/or carry heavy objects (20lbs or more) without the aid of physical devices. Visual ability to monitor instructions and computers, distinguish characters (letters, numbers) observe physical characteristics.
Able to multitask
Able to meet deadlines
Shift : Day
Preferred:Knowledge of computers applications : Outlook , Word, Excel, Power point
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, a...nd superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.