Swedish Medical Center Supervisor - Environmental Services in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Supervisor (1.0 FTE, Variable shift) to work in Environmental Services at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, Washington.

The Supervisor for Environmental Services supervises a multidisciplinary team that maintains the physical environment of the hospital at the highest level of cleanliness, both from an appearance and infection control standpoint. Responsible for overseeing and developing the Environmental Services staff that functions in ancillary, inpatient, outpatient, clinic, and office areas.

In this position you will:

  • Supervise workers, coach for improvement, review performance and assess competency to ensure compliance with safety, infection control and regulatory standards. Interview applicants, orient and schedule new hire training

  • Conduct continuing education sessions inclusive of written competency assessments

  • Write and deliver performance evaluations

  • Participate in departments annual budgeting processes and is responsible for managing budgeted resources

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Minimum of an Associate degree or equivalent from a 2 year technical/trade school

  • Three to five years lead or supervisory experience in a healthcare environment or guest services environment

  • Knowledge of cleaning and infection control techniques/protocols, inventory control/ordering procedures and statistical/ budgeting methodology

About the First Hill Campus

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington State and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details

https://caregiver.ehr.com

Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Environmental Services/Housekeeping

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 160832