Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Supervisor, Environmental Service (Evening Hours) in New York, New York

Supervisor, Environmental Service (Evening Hours)

Job Posting Number: 21445

Professional – Hospital Administration

New York,NY

April 17, 2018

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

We are:

Service is at the heart of everything we do at MSK and we pride ourselves on the fact that each of our employees delivers first-class service to our patients. The Environmental Services team plays a significant role in providing exceptional service by ensuring a safe, clean, and pleasant environment for patients, staff, and visitors.

You Are:

  • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward

  • Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information

  • A provider of work directives, delegating responsibilities as necessary and removing obstacles in order to get work done

  • Able to hold yourself and others accountable in order to achieve goals and live up to commitments

  • An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding

  • Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances

  • A caring and compassionate person that embraces challenges found in a healthcare environment.

You Will:

  • Work with the shift manager to ensure the environmental services team consistently provides efficient and effective high-quality service

  • Direct activities of environmental services team in assigned area including orienting, training and evaluating the performance of staff

  • Supervise area operations and prioritize workflow to meet the needs of the department and ensure efficient and financially sound operations

  • Monitor and ensure compliance with departmental standards and regulatory requirements

  • Participate in operational performance improvement initiatives and engages in professional development activities

  • Ensure sufficient supplies are available to meet the needs of the department

  • Help the environmental services department achieve its vision of being a leader in its industry

  • Be actively engaged in facilitating the mission and vision of MSKCC and the Environmental Services Department.

  • Provide support to enable success for your direct reports and peers.

You Need:

  • Associates Degree or Certified Vocational Training (CHESP)

  • Five (5) years of supervisory experience

  • Two (2) years of Environmental Service experience

  • Expert knowledge of Environmental Services Equipment Operation

  • Ability 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.

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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