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at Leisureworld - Cheltenham in Toronto

Position: Environmental Service Manager
Location: Cheltenham
Term: Permanent
Status: Full-Time
Department: Environmental Services
Reporting to: Executive Director
Date Posted: April 9, 2015
Application Deadline: April 30, 2015
Competition No.: ESM CHEL 0415

Leisureworld Caregiving Centre – Cheltenham is home to 170 residents and currently has an opening for a permanent full-time Environmental Service Manager.

As a member of the Home’s senior management team, the Environmental Service Manager is responsible for directing, evaluating and supervising the operation of the housekeeping, maintenance and laundry services. This includes ensuring that these services operate in a safe, efficient and economical way, and in compliance with applicable legislation.

As a valued member of the team, the Environmental Service Manager demonstrates a commitment to resident safety by providing quality care in accordance with organization’s vision and mission.

RESPONSIBILITIES (But not limited to):
• Directing, training and scheduling work assignments for the staff of the environmental services department.
• Maintaining the external grounds and building (includes equipment, furnishings and fixtures) in a clean and sanitary state, and in a good state of repair.
• Managing the preventative maintenance program for the facility.
• Ensuring the timely and efficient laundering of linen and residents’ personal clothing.
• Supporting the fire safety program for the facility.
• Administering the quality assurance program for the housekeeping, maintenance and laundry services.
• Directs and administers the housekeeping, maintenance and laundry services to provide a clean, attractive and safe environment for residents, staff and visitors to the facility.
• Establishes standards and work procedures for the environmental services staff in accordance with the established policies of the facility.
• Completes routinely scheduled preventative maintenance procedures to ensure: a) the safe operation of equipment and building systems; b) the proper operation of fire safety equipment; and, c) that compliance is met with the applicable legislation. This includes regular inspection and evaluation of the physical condition of the facility and its contents, as well as the external grounds.
• Serves on the Infection Control and Occupational Health and Safety Committees.
• Prepares budgets, and other administrative guides, develop inventories of laundry, housekeeping and maintenance supplies and equipment, and selects and requisitions new or replacement supplies and equipment.

• As part of the quality control program for laundry services, establishes procedures for examination of finished laundry and work efficiency in the interest of quality control.
• Arranges for distribution and storage of finished laundry to ensure adequate supplies of clean laundry on the resident care floors. This includes maintaining an inventory of: a) the
quantity of detergents, soaps, bleaches and other material used on a daily basis; and b) linen quantity/quality and quotas for the resident home areas.
• Analyzes work schedules, sets priorities, expedites operations and oversees completion of reported repairs.
• Participates in and supports the fire safety and WHMIS programs for the facility.
• Administer a quality assurance program for the Environmental Services Department in keeping with the “Continuous Quality Improvement” program for the facility.
• Leisureworld is a 24/7 operation, flexibility to work a variety of shifts as required operationally.
• Other duties as assigned.

• Minimum 2 years experience in a managerial or supervisory capacity.
• WHMIS training.
• Knowledge of evidence-based practices and prevailing practices related to housekeeping, laundry and maintenance.
• Management experience working in an institutional setting is desirable.
• Background in a building trade is an asset.
• Occupational Health and Safety Certification preferred.
• Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and leadership abilities.
• Must have effective verbal and written English communication skills.

• Post-secondary degree or diploma.
• Related educational background and experience in environmental services.

• Tuition Assistance
• Continuous growth and development
• Self-fulfillment through meaningful relationships with clients
• Employee Recognition and Discount Programs
• Employee Referral Bonus
• A dynamic and supportive working environment

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply directly to:
Gayle Stuart
Vice President, Operations


Please quote the competition number ESM CHEL 0415 in the subject line of your fax or email and include your salary expectations.

Please note that if hired, your employment with Leisureworld will be contingent on receipt of a police and vulnerable sector screening free of criminal activities and satisfactory to Leisureworld’s Police Records Check and Vulnerable Screening policy.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005, wherever appropriate, support will be provided in the recruitment process and accommodations for disabilities will be provided on request.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted. Resumes are shared amongst all Leisureworld Homes.


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