Who we are:
Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) is one of Ontario’s leading community hospitals. Across our two sites (Markham and Uxbridge) and Reactivation Care Centre (RCC), we provide high quality, patient-centred care to more than 435,000 patients each year. We offer diagnostic and emergency services and deliver clinical programs in acute care medicine and surgery, addictions and mental health, and childbirth and children’s services. We are also proud to be part of the Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (OHT).
Our 526 physicians, 28 midwives, 2,400 staff and 1,000 volunteers serve patients and families with an honoured to care mindset and are focused on delivering an extraordinary patient experience to the residents of Markham, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Uxbridge and beyond.. We are dedicated to providing access to the right care, at the right time, in the right place by the right people and at the right cost. Are you ready to join us?
Who you are:
You are an innovative and patient centered individual who provides excellence within their profession
You are a team player with excellent communication, critical thinking and customer service skills
You have vision, flexibility, transparency, honesty and practicality
You are organized, accurate, able to multi task and meet deadlines
You support the patient experience, your colleagues and others cultural and spiritual beliefs
You encompass MSH’s core values and live the words of Respect, Trust, Commitment, Compassion and Courage
What we need:
The Support Services Supervisor will utilize strong organizational, leadership and communication skills, technical knowledge of Housekeeping and the related services to oversee the Environmental Services Department and its daily operations. The successful candidate will also be required to oversee and assist Portering, Linen and Laundry and Materials Management as required.
The successful incumbent will be required to work rotating weekends and holidays as required, with availability of days for coverage as needed. The current shifts are currently 0800-1600 and 1600-2400. Schedules may change based on departmental needs.
BAND N: $34.33 - $41.77 per hour
What you bring to MSH:
Previous experience in a leadership or supervisory capacity is preferred
Completion of the OHA Environmental Services Certificate is required
Excellent knowledge of CSA and PIDAC standards as they relate to Environmental Services in Healthcare
Excellent knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and regulations
Excellent knowledge of WHMIS and healthcare regulations
Previous scheduling experience in a unionized environment
Excellent knowledge of Infection Control and related practices and procedures
Knowledge of Environmental Protection Act and associated regulations
Biohazardous and hazardous waste handling
Knowledge of the Employment Standards Act and associated regulations
Excellent Computer skills
Microsoft programs and operating systems
Knowledge of Meditech is preferred
Familiarity with Collective Agreements
Understanding of and the ability to troubleshoot Housekeeping equipmnent
Excellent oral and written communication skills
The ability to problem solve and resolve conflicts
The ability to motivate staff, build and maintain effective teams
Familiarity with contracts and procurement processes
Demonstrated good attendance and performance records with the ability to maintain these same standards
Demonstrates a commitment to a healthy and safe workplace for self and others (staff, patients, families, etc.) by taking all reasonable precautions and working in compliance with hospital related policies, health and safety legislation and best practices and completing relevant mandatory education as required
Markham Stouffville Hospital Corporation takes pride in creating an inclusive and diverse workforce which represents the community we serve. We are dedicated to ensuring you feel respected and welcomed whether you are a patient, caregiver, visitor, community member, volunteer or employee. Our commitment to create an ‘honoured to care’ culture is an expression of our humble and compassionate attitude. Markham Stouffville Hospital is committed to meeting the needs of all individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodations during the recruitment and selection process, please contact Human Resources.