At Natividad, our dedication to the people of Monterey County is at the heart of everything we do—from the health care services we provide to the specialized programs we promote. This commitment to our community spans more than 130 years and, more importantly, has touched countless lives. It has also earned us a Joint Commission ranking in the top percentile of hospitals nationwide. If you believe in inspiring healthy lives by focusing on community-based care, consider joining Natividad today.
HOSPITAL DIRECTOR OF ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES
Natividad is looking to fill a permanent, full-time Hospital Director of Environmental Services position in the Environmental Services Department. Under administrative direction, this position manages and directs the work of the Environmental Services Department of Natividad to ensure that all infection control standards are met. Responsible for implementation of an integrated waste management program including infectious and bio-hazardous waste disposal, recycling and waste prevention programs, linen distribution and collection. Performs related duties as required to ensure aseptic/sanitary conditions are maintained.
Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor's degree in Public Administration, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Planning or a related field OR three years of managerial or progressively responsible supervisory experience in hospital environmental management. Requires thorough knowledge of Joint Commission, Federal, State and local laws, regulations and codes pertaining to bio-hazardous and infectious waste management; environmental issues and concerns related to solid, hazardous and recoverable waste collection and disposal; solid waste and recycling programs; principles and practices of effective management and supervision, including long- and short-range planning; principles and practices of contract negotiation and administration; group and interpersonal dynamics; written and oral communication techniques and methodologies; principles and practices of public administration; program planning and implementation; hazardous materials and hazardous waste storage, treatment and disposal; and computer systems and applications
PRIORITY SCREENING DATE: Friday, July 02, 2021 at 11:59pm for a guaranteed review. Application materials received after this date will be reviewed in a continuous basis to fill current and future permanent and temporary needs.
Natividad fosters a culture of service excellence and seeks candidates who have demonstrated the ability to provide and continually improve the responsiveness of that service. The Human Resource department takes a leadership role in implementing Natividad's customer service program. Customer service relations at Natividad recognizes, respects, and understands the rich diversity of the health care environment.