TMC HealthCare is Southern Arizona's regional nonprofit hospital system with Tucson Medical Center at its core. Each day staff comes to work to use their skills and expertise to improve the health of the entire community, from birth to the end of life.
Supervises employees who are providing a sanitary and aesthetically pleasing environment for patient, clinic, office, ancillary, and critically clean (sterile) areas of the hospital.
Performs supervisory functions; prepares work schedules, assigns staff, observes and reviews performance to provide input to formal evaluations, and makes recommendations for personnel actions; assists in staff selection and provides orientation, training and ongoing in-services for staff. Schedules and supervises housekeeping functions and activities so as not to interrupt or interfere with patient care activities.
Adheres to and supports staff in exhibiting TMCH values of integrity, community, compassion, and dedication.
Demonstrates and upholds established standards of behavior, safety, and confidentiality, as well as TMCH and department policies and standards.
Demonstrates use of cleaning materials and equipment and explains methods of cleaning to ensure the most efficient and economical use of materials and manpower.
Makes recommendations concerning painting, repairs, furnishings and furniture, relocation of equipment, and allocation of space to improve sanitation, appearances, and efficiency.
Supports quality improvement initiatives through team participation, data collection, process change implementations, and other activities.
Ensures compliance with applicable regulatory requirements as well as organizational and department-specific safety standards and guidelines.
Maintains required records, reports, and statistics as directed.
Assists with departmental purchasing of supplies and equipment.
EDUCATION: High school diploma or general education degree (GED), or an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience.
EXPERIENCE: Four (4) years of experience in assigned area, preferably in an acute care setting and in a lead or supervisory role.
LICENSURE OR CERTIFICATION: None required.