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Sodexo is seeking an experienced Environmental Services Operations Manager 2 at SSM Health DePaul Hospital located in Bridgeton, MO. This 450 bed hospital is part of SSM Health, a multi-institutional not-for-profit health system serving the comprehensive health needs of communities across the Midwest. This is primarily a day shift opportunity, but the selected candidate will be required to work additional shifts as needed including some weekends and holidays.
This Operations Manager will lead a team of up to 100 hospital employees and 4 Sodexo Managers with an emphasis on client and patient satisfaction at all times. Overall, this position will provide leadership and insight through our Sodexo programs while maintaining cleaning quality to a very high level.
Our ideal candidate will have prior operational responsibility for an Environmental Services department with direct Manager reports and front-line staff. Exceptional communication, unit financial, interpersonal and technical skills are necessary. Prior experience with Sodexo programs including Web UFS, CARES, ENGAGE and Gold Checks is a plus. The ability to support and build relationships with clients, employees and the local community is a must.
Careers in Healthcare:
Working for Sodexo in Healthcare allows you to offer patients, healthcare professionals and caregivers around the world the best healthcare experience possible while influencing patient satisfaction, as well as cost reduction and increased productivity for our clients. Sodexo’s unique CARES culture develops a dynamic atmosphere where employees are respected, turnover is low and career growth opportunities are created from within.
Sodexo offers you a competitive salary, paid training, extensive education and continuous learning opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package designed with work-life balance in mind that includes 3 weeks of vacation during the first year of employment.
Do you possess strong leadership skills? Do you enjoy managing people, processes and projects?
Provides management oversight for Environmental Services exempt and non-exempt level staff (client and/or Sodexo employees) in the delivery of Sodexo Environmental Service Programs. Ensures Environmental Service programs are in place and functioning according to design to consistently meet all company, client and regulatory requirements.
-Establishes a safe work environment for clients, customers and staff by ensuring equipment safety and compliance with Sodexho safety and loss prevention programs and by providing safety-related training and equipment inventory and maintenance.
-Assumes GM responsibilities and authority in his or her absence
-Supervises day-to-day work activities by delegating authority, assigning and prioritizing activities, and monitoring compliance to operating standards.
-Ensures compliance with application of all Sodexo Quality Assurance and Regulatory standards within the contractually agreed upon scope of services.
-Establish and/or adhere to defined operating standards, develops and implements quality improvements and ensures direct reports and staff adhere to the standards and expectations.
-Assists with Management of Environmental Service budget by ensuring full compliance to established operating standards, monitoring costs (e.g. labor, inventory, equipment, and material), and taking corrective action as needed.
Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree
Basic Management Experience - 2 years
Basic Functional Experience - 2 years of work experience in Housekeeping, Environmental or Custodial Services
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.