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Transportation Manager

Job category: Facilities

Job ID: 74718


Posted: 18-Aug-2018

Sodexo is seeking a Patient Transport Manager at Erlanger Medical Center located in Chattanooga, TN. The Erlanger Health System ( ) is a multi-hospital system with several campuses based in Chattanooga – the Erlanger Baroness Campus, T.C. Thompson Children's Hospital at Erlanger Campus, Erlanger North Campus and Erlanger East Campus and covers approximately 2 million total cleanable square feet. Erlanger is the 9th largest public hospital in the United States and has been recognized four consecutive years as "Chattanooga's number one hospital" by U.S. News and World Report.


As the Patient Transport Manager, you will supervise approximately 39 FTEs in the patient transport department and will report to thePatient Transport General Manager. This position is a “hands-on” position that works closely with your staff. The ideal candidate will have worked in either a hospital or healthcare environment as a Manager in either ES/Housekeeping and/or Patient Transportation. Must be able to work well with diverse workforce.  Will also be responsible for employee training.  Must be familiar with health care regulatory agencies and employee safety programs.  Excellent writing, verbal and presentation skills required.


The candidate must be:

  • 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.
  • Actively involved in Diversity Awareness.
  • Able to lead and strong communication skills.
  • Results and safety driven.

High energy for fast paced environment. Client engagement and patient satisfaction is essential for the success of this role. This position may include some weekends and holidays.


Sodexo offers a competitive salary, paid training, extensive education and continuous learning opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package designed with work-life balance in mind that includes 3 weeks of vacation during the first year of employment.


Come be a part of Sodexo where patients are the heart of everything we do!

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree 
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.