Mission Hospital located in Asheville, NC welcomes applications to join the team as our next Director of EVS.
Join a team of dedicated staff that are driven by a common mission: Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Learn more about Mission Hospital HERE!
The Director of Environmental Services is responsible for the effective leadership of EVS which includes the successful management of supervisors, finances, client relations, patient and customer satisfaction, program quality standards, performance improvement, and personnel performance and productivity. The Director will also be responsible for the overall planning, organizing, directing and controlling of Hospital activities related to EVS. Provides leadership and manages a 24-hour operation at Mission hospitals and facilities. Provides support and accountability to ensure the quality and cleanliness of the facilities. Supports team member and patient experience initiatives by developing, implementing and monitoring consistent training, operational processes and quality programs. Ensures the safety and cleanliness of the hospitals by collaborating with Infection Prevention, all departmental partners and vendors/contractors. Manages and controls financials which includes labor expenses, operating supplies and equipment. Analyzes and interprets data and trends to develop and implement tactics to improve departmental productivity and efficiencies. Delivers high level of service to our patient and team member experience. Communicates with team members and leaders across and at all levels of the organization.
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree plus 3 years of healthcare leadership experience or an Associates degree plus 5 years of healthcare leadership experience.
Preferred Education: Master's Degree.
Preferred License: Registered Executive Housekeeper (REH) or Certified Executive Housekeeper (CEH).
Required Experience: Computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, internet and intranet software, e-mail.
Preferred Experience: Experience in a similar role in hospitals with a minimum of 500 beds. Bilingual Skills. Experience with bed management software such as Cerner Capacity Management, Epic or others. Previous hospital patient transportation experience is preferred. Experience with checking, inspecting, and evaluating environmental cleanliness both by observation and through evidence based testing of surfaces using devices, products, and or processes (ATP meters, fluorescent gel products/ UV lights). Experience with JCAHO, Department of Health, or other regulatory auditing agencies. Experience managing culturally diverse groups of staff. Experience in floor care cleaning (cleaning, scrubbing, stripping, finishing of hard floors). Hot water extraction, spotting, cleaning and interim surface cleaning (bonneting) of carpets/ or has program certification with an accredited cleaning agency such as the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, Restoration Certification (IICRC).
ABOUT MISSION HEALTH
Mission Health, an operating division of HCA Healthcare, is based in Asheville, North Carolina, and is the state’s sixth largest health system. Mission Health operates six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, post-acute care provider CarePartners, long-term acute care provider Asheville Specialty Hospital and the region’s only dedicated Level II trauma center. With approximately 12,000 colleagues and 2,000 volunteers, Mission Health is dedicated to improving the health and wellness of the people of western North Carolina. For more information, please visit missionhealth.org or @MissionHealthNC.
Mission Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such offers equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other protected characteristic.