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Manager-FT Hskpg Laundry Portering

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Job Description


                                                                                 Ref# 20NON058

                                                                          1 ‑ Full Time ‑ Manager


The Manager is responsible for organizing, planning and coordinating the day to day and long range operations of

the Housekeeping, Laundry, Linen and Portering Departments including waste management in accordance with

standards and guidelines with a particular focus on staffing, resource allocation and quality of service within the HSC. 


Employment Requirements


*   Post secondary degree in a related field or related experience

*   Environmental Services degree, diploma or certificates are an asset.



*   3‑5 years Management/leadership experience

*   Housekeeping, Laundry or Portering experience is an asset

*   Experience working in a production environment is an asset


Skills  (in addition to behavioural competencies identified above)

*   Demonstrated commitment to the principles of Patient & Family Centred Care.

*   Demonstrated human resource management and leadership skills including performance management and team


*   Ability to embrace and lead projects including change and improvement initiatives in a fast paced work


*   Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with staff, physicians and external customers.

*   Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

*   Demonstrated ability to handle conflict, demanding circumstances and multiple priorities.

*   Proficient in the use of computer applications such as Groupwise and Microsoft.

*   Experience resolving and investigating patient and staff safety reports

*   Proficient in the use of computer applications such as Groupwise



*   Advanced knowledge and competency in relevant regulations and legislation inlcuding but not limited to:

*   Ministry of the Envioronment waste management standards preferred

*   Ministry of the Transporation transportation of dangerous goods standards preferred

*   Infection Control practices in the housekeeping setting

*   Occupational Health and Safety policies and practice.

*   Working mechanical knowledge preferred

*   Working knowledge of production envionment preferred



The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise.  As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Criminal Records Check (CRC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.



The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care.  Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.


Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct.  Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this




We are committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment supporting diversity in our work

environment to provide quality care where all feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a

workforce reflective of the communities in which we live and serve and encourage Indigenous people, visible

minorities, and persons with disabilities to apply and self‑identify. Upon request, accommodations due to a disability

are available throughout the selection process.  Additionally we are identified as an English/French speaking health

sciences centre and encourage bilingual candidates to apply.



If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified



Interested applicants must submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than

11:59p.m. on Wednesday, 5 August, 2020.


Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet.  External applicants must apply through our




Posted:  July 29, 2020