Duke Regional Hospital has served Durham, Orange, Person, Granville and Alamance counties and the surrounding communities for nearly 40 years. With more than 1,900 employees, its focus is on providing outstanding medical care with compassionate, personalized service in a comfortable community hospital setting. Duke Regional Hospital has 369 inpatient beds and offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and diagnostic services, including orthopedics, weight-loss surgery, women's services, and heart and vascular services, and also offers care at the Duke Rehabilitation Institute and Davis Ambulatory Surgical Center. In fiscal year 2018, Duke Regional Hospital admitted 16,299 patients and had 165,953 outpatient visits in fiscal year 2017.
U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Regional Hospital as #10 in North Carolina and #4 in the Raleigh-Durham area for 2018-19.
Perform supervisory duties in the care, cleaning, and general housekeeping of Duke University Health System facilities.
Establish and maintain housekeeping schedules and assign employees to areas for various housekeeping duties; conduct comprehensive inspection to check the completion of work assignments.
Ensure that assignments are appropriately staffed and that employees have adequate supplies and equipment for completion of assignments.
Discuss general housekeeping procedures with personnel of the assigned area; recommend and implement changes in procedures. Maintain records and submit reports concerning personnel, equipment, supplies, expense, and general housekeeping activities.
Take necessary action to correct any mechanical, structural, or electrical condition in need of repair or replacement.
Recommend various personnel action including, but not limited to, hiring, performance appraisals, promotions, transfers and vacation schedules.
Monitor and ensure the training of new personnel.
Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Distinguishing Characteristics of this Level
Work requires the ability to provide instructions and maintain records generally acquired through a partial high school education.
Work requires three years of cleaning or related experience necessary to obtain knowledge of scope of housekeeping unit operations. Supervisory experience preferred.
Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification
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