Compass Group, North America DIR, ENVIRONMENTAL SVCS III in LEWISTOWN, Pennsylvania

Flik Lifestyles, a member of Compass Group and division of Flik Hospitality Group, is dedicated to providing food, nutrition & wellness, EVS and hospitality services to senior living communities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the country. Flik Lifestyles has over 85 registered dietitians, 130 executive chefs, 1,544 hospitality associates and 441 professional food service team members. Committed to providing individualized, superior service, and respectful, ethical care, Flik Lifestyles offers delicious and healthful foods that are responsibly sourced. The New York based company serves more than 146 senior living clients in 12 states, including some of the largest and most prominent senior living communities in the United States. Visit for more information.

Job Summary

As the Director of Environmental Services, you are responsible for the overall management of the Environmental Services/Housekeeping Department in a retirement community.You will manage the department within the established objectives, standards, policies and procedures while executing the job description in accordance with federal, state and local regulations. You will be financially accountable for the operation of the Environmental Service/Housekeeping Department, ensuring it remains within the approved budget, while simultaneously providing the Client with the maximum value spent.The director is expected to foster strong interdepartmental relations and integrate the Environmental Service Department with the community plan of operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintains an environment that is in sanitary, attractive and in orderly condition

  • Plans, organizes, directs, coordinates and supervises functions and activities of the department

  • Conducts regular management staff meetings and communicates with members of other departments to coordinate housekeeping activities

  • Maintains the department in an “inspection ready” state at all times, assuring the department operates within federal, state, and local regulations

  • Maintains excellent relations with residents, client , and all community departments

  • Serves on community committees and professional organizations as required

  • Ensures that competency in the position is maintained by participating in Community Works and outside training programs, as required

  • Follows all client and community policies and procedures

  • Promotes the professional growth and development of the entire team and the department employees at all times

  • Implements change to the environmental service program that enhance the desirability of the community for current and future residents

  • Encourages and nurtures associate creativity and innovation with the Community Works program

  • Maintains appropriate security for all client-owned property, supplies and operating funds

Preferred Qualifications:

  • B.S. Degree in related field or related experience required

  • Certified Healthcare Environmental Services Professional (CHESP) certification highly desirable

  • Minimum of five years of EVS/Housekeeping experience in a retirement or adult home preferred, depending upon formal degree or training

  • Excellent customer services skills and experiences

  • Experience with Federal & State healthcare surveys

  • Experience with P&L accountability highly desirable

  • Contract-managed service experience is desirable

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*Req ID: *173267

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