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General Manager 5 - Environmental Services / Custodial

Job category: Environmental Services / Custodial

Job ID: 64932

US-ME-LEWISTON

Posted: 18-Aug-2017

Sodexo is hiring a General Manager of Environmental Services in Over a million square feet of cleanable healthcare space. This is a current Sodexo foodservice site. The Central Maine Medical Center is a hospital located in Lewiston, Maine. It serves most of Androscoggin County, including Lewiston and Auburn, Maine and various small and medium-sized communities.  CMMC is located downtown at High Street near Bates College.

 

This position will lead the Day-to-Day operations of the Environmental Services department by directing all housekeeping operations overseeing the hospital and clinics. Will also be responsible for maintaining payroll records, and schedules. Hires and trains unit personnel. Maintains customer satisfaction and good public relations.  Must have prior contractor experience with proven track record in health care ES.

 

 The candidate must be/have:

  • Flexible and have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Customer focused to enhance or improve the experience of the staff and patients.
  • Able to lead and strong communication skills.
  • Results and safety driven.
  • Strong financial acumen (budget process)
  • Experience in overseeing multiple locations
  • Prior high level ES ops manager or mid level ES GM required
  • Must have prior contractor experience with proven track record in health care ES.

 

The ideal candidate for this position will be able to demonstrate in-depth technical knowledge of Sodexo's Environmental Services operations in the Health-care / Hospital industry as a Director, Sodexo programs and systems (TRAKKAR, UOS, Gold Checks, etc) as well as customer and employee relationship skills. The ability to drive change, the ability to motivate/ develop staff and focus on customer service in a union environment. Strong project management, analytical, communications and computer (Excel, Word and Power-Point) skills are needed for this role in conjunction with a comprehensive understanding of Sodexo’s corporate and CARES cultures. 

 

High energy for fast paced environment. Client engagement and patient satisfaction is essential for the success of this role. 

The hospital campus includes several large parking facilities, a LifeFlight of Maine helipad. In recent years the hospital has created the Central Maine Heart and Vascular Institute, and the Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing. The hospital has approximately 250 beds, and approximately 300 physicians. It is a Level II trauma center. Central Maine Medical Center is the flagship hospital of Central Maine Medical Family. The organization runs two other hospitals, one in Bridgton and another in Rumford. It also operates CMMC College of Nursing and Health Professions; and many affiliated long-term care facilities, clinics and practices throughout central and western Maine. The current president of the hospital chain is Peter E. Chalke. The Central Maine Medical Family is located a block away from the hospital on Bates Street in the Lowell Square Building, a refurbished textile factory. CMMC recently underwent major renovations to their emergency department.

 

  

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Sodexo offers a competitive salary, paid training and a comprehensive benefits package including 3 of weeks of vacation. Sodexo will require a background check and may require a drug screen for this position. 

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree
Basic Management Experience - 5 years
Basic Functional Experience - 5 years of work experience in housekeeping or custodial services

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.