Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis has a Wonderful opportunity for a Director of Environmental Services. Responsibilities include planning, organizing, staffing and supervising the overall operation of the Environmental Services Department. This position is under the general direction of the Assistant Administrator responsible for all shifts, 24 hours/day, 7 days/week and is subject to callback as required by BMH-Memphis.
Bachelor’s Degree, 5 years experience.
Knowledge of local, state, and federal requirements related to Environmental Services procedures. Knowledge of basic infection control process and disinfecting of patient care areas.
Knowledge of human growth and development necessary for care of patients appropriate to the patient’s age (neonatal, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric) as acquired through in-service and/or on-the-job training.
Ability to prepare reports and other documents; to compile and analyze data; and to use adult learning techniques when teaching or training employees in assigned areas.
5 years experience with Environmental Services. Knowledge of hospital/department policies, procedures and practices including housekeeping, laundry, and overall Environment of Care as normally acquired through six months orientation and five years supervisory experience.
Membership in ASHES or IEHA preferred.