Plant Services and EVS Director AdventHealth Care Center Burleson
This position is located in Burleson
Huguley Nursing & Rehab
301 Huguley Blvd, Burleson, TX 76028
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Care Center Business Office
AdventHealth Care Center’s mission to “Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ”
The opportunity and encouragement to truly care for and love the patients/residents they serve
The opportunity to work with like-minded co-workers who believe and support the organization’s mission
The patient-centric focus of meeting the needs of the patient/residents
Being part of a large healthcare organization where we can be “Greater as a Whole”
You Will Be Responsible For:
Serves in a management position and is responsible for the successful operation of the Plant Services and Environmental Services departments.
Plan, organize and direct team members to ensure the highest degree of cleanliness and resident satisfaction.
Orients, instructs, and supervises staff. Assigns duties, evaluates job performance, and is involved in routine personnel matters.
Resolve employee satisfaction concerns in a timely manner, assuring they have been thoroughly investigated and appropriate actions taken, including notification of Employee/Relations/Human Resources, if necessary.
Responsible for staff management including retention, interviewing, hiring, evaluation, disciplining, performance management and documentation.
Is responsible for coordinating the work of Plant Services and Environmental Services with other departments so as not to interrupt resident care or normal functions.
Inspects all equipment and systems regularly for proper functioning and safety. Schedules all repair, preventative maintenance and replacement work. (Includes all fire and smoke alarm systems.)
Plans, directs, and supervises maintenance programs. (Heating, coding, plumbing, water, gas, electrical, mechanical, oxygen, communications, painting and similar work, heavy duty cleaning, grounds care, and maintenance of equipment and vehicles.)
Manage the daily activities of the Environmental Services and Laundry departments to include appropriate cleaning of all offices, resident areas, employee areas, public spaces and all laundry services provided.
Ensures that the department is maintained in a clean and sanitary condition according to department standards and state and federal regulations.
Monitor linen usage and statistics to assure adequate quality and quantity is provided.
Maintain an adequate inventory of linens for providing care to meet residents’ needs.
Develop and implement of departmental policies, procedures and standard of work.
Purchase, re-order and maintain housekeeping and laundry supplies and inventory.
Responsible for budgetary planning, and financial performance of the department. Manage the existing Environmental Services budget, including linen. Identify potential capital budget expenditures. Develop the following year annual budget for approval
Determine and maintain the department staff and work flow schedules.
Initiate and/or participate in methods to reduce labor related expenses (i.e. FTE reduction, overtime usage, PRN usage, agency usage, and census fluctuation).
Show evidence of productivity as measured by the goals of worked and paid FTE’s, and actively manage the overall department budget.
Demonstrate initiatives in developing, implementing, and analyzing quality improvement activities and outcomes of the departments.
Initiate activities to enhance revenues and support cost reduction and containment activities.
Ensure the proper maintenance of all equipment utilized by managed departments; identify need for repair and/or replacement of worn and damaged equipment.
Maintain a positive working relationship with other departments.
Oversee the facility’s waste streams i.e. Regular, Biomedical, Hazardous, Recycled, and Confidential and assures that proper disposal is being followed.
Identify and correct environmental and practice safety issues.
Oversees the collection of soiled linen and clothing from the nursing unit.
Assist in sorting and washing of linens and clothing, as needed. Ensure soiled items are properly separated from clean linens during the process of laundry operations.
Ensure proper Infection Control procedures are followed by all department staff.
Oversee terminal cleaning according to established procedures after each discharge.
Perform the tasks of Environmental Services employees as staffing or business needs demand.
Maintain professional conduct while interacting with residents.
Responsible for coordinating deliveries and the distribution of supplies.
On call for emergencies.
Attends staff education, training and other meetings
Able to effectively manage and operate within budget
Exhibits excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients
Able to assist in the evacuation of patients
Demonstrates dependable, regular attendance
Able to concentrate and use reasoning skills and good judgment
Able to communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary team
Able to sit, stand, bend, lift, push, pull, stoop, walk, reach, and move intermittently during working hours
Follows facility policies and procedures including but not limited to resident rights, infection control, dignity, etc.
Performs other duties as assigned.
What You Will Need:
Experience as a building trade helper, apprentice, environmental services, and laundry, or equivalent,
Supervises all employees in Plant Services, Environmental Services and Laundry Departments
Must be 18 years of age or older
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Valid state driver’s license in good standing
Proficient in the use of a computer
Typing of 40 wpm
The Plant Services & EVS Director is responsible for providing leadership to the Plant Services and Environmental Services Department and for management of its human, material and financial resources. The Director organizes, directs, and supervises all assigned operations which includes building, equipment and grounds. The Director also maintains a working knowledge of current industry standards including the care and cleaning of the facility’s linen and environments and integrates that knowledge into daily practice. The Director will work cooperatively with other leaders throughout the facility to achieve quality, satisfaction and financial goals. General responsibilities include overseeing and directing the day-to-day operation of the Plant Services and Environmental Services Departments ensuring a well maintained, clean, orderly and safe environment.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.