ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK · DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES Job Title: TH SENIOR STAFF ASSOCIATE
Professional  Rank: SL-5 Descriptive Title: DIRECTOR OF ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES
Salary Range: $61,621.00-$125,854.00+$3,026.00* Line Number: Line# 57141
Additional Position Information: * Represents Location Pay for full-time appointees. Hours of work: 8AM-4:30PM; Days of week: Variable; Hours per week: variable.
Brief Description of Duties:
The Director of Environmental Services (EVS) is responsible for the planning, organization, development and direction for the EVS department. All department functions and operations must be managed and achieved in accordance with all federal, N.Y.S. local standards and guidelines and all other applicable regulatory standards to assure that the highest degree of quality patient care is maintained at all times. Leads EVS in fulfilling all departmental goals and objectives within budget, with quality of schedule. Evaluates safe work practices. Performs regular inspections of patient, public and private areas. Actively partners with various key management staff to ensure a clean, safe and comfortable environment. Chairs the Hazardous Materials sub- committee of the EOC. Develops and maintains written policies and procedures EVS as well as standardized cleaning schedules for all assigned areas. Seeks out new methods and principles to improve EVS functions. Works closely with Nursing and Bed Management to promptly respond to room request. Coordinates repair needs with Facilities Management and other appropriate departments. Directs the responsible care use of supplies, equipment, facilities, etc., and maintains or improves the appearance of all patient, public and private areas, and performs regular inspections of these areas for sanitation, order safety and proper performance of assigned duties. Demonstrates and fosters the components of the Principles of Behavior. Coordinates EVS activities with all other hospital departments. Serves as the EVS representatives of various hospital committees and submits reports as required. Performs other job duties and projects as directed. Assures all EVS staff follows established safety regulations in the use of equipment and supplies at all times.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED: A minimum of 10 years EVS experience with 5 years experience as Director of Environmental Services in an institution of similar size and complexity as Downstate Medical Center.
Posting ID: 15595 Ref #: B/PR-57141-17
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( TH SENIOR STAFF ASSOCIATE ), Line( 57141 ) and PostingID( 15595 )
The Employment Office
M.S.C.  1194
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11203  ( email: careers@downstate.edu )

Closing date for receipt of applications:

Internal Consideration Program: Open Until Filled Off-campus recruitment: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.