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Location:Topeka, KS
Company:Compass Group USA
First posted:May 17, 2017



Click here to Learn More about a Career with Morrison Community Living

Morrison Community Living, a member of Compass Group®, is the nation's only company exclusively dedicated to providing food, nutrition & wellness, EVS and hospitality services to the senior living industry. Morrison has over 350 registered dietitians, 250 executive chefs, 400 hospitality associates and 7,000 professional food service team members. Actively committed to fostering ways to enjoy great-tasting, healthy food through socially responsible practices and superior customer service, the Atlanta-based company serves more than 450 senior living clients in 42 states, including some of the largest and most prominent senior living communities in the United States.  


Job Summary: 

Director of Environmental Services

The Director of Environmental Services is responsible for the overall management of the Environmental Services/Housekeeping/Laundry Department in a retirement community. You will manage the department within the established objectives, standards, policies and procedures in the day to day running of the department and execution of the job description with federal, state and local regulations. You will be financially accountable for the environmental service/housekeeping department operating within the approved budget, while providing the Client with the maximum value spent. In addition, the director will foster strong interdepartmental relations and integrate the environmental service department with the facility plan of operations.


Key Responsibilities:  

  • Maintain an environment that is in sanitary, attractive and in orderly condition  
  • Plan, organize, direct, coordinate and supervise 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  
  • Insures 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 enhances the desirability of the community for current and future residents. Encourage and nurture associate creativity and innovation with the Community Works program  
  • Maintains appropriate security for all Client-owned property, supplies and operating funds 

Perks: As a Morrison Community Living team member you will be eligible for comprehensive benefits plan, tuition reimbursement, a 401K Plan, and many other benefits.  

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • B.S. Degree in related field or related experience is required
  • Bachelor's Degree in related field preferred 
  • Certified Healthcare Environmental Services Professional (CHESP) certification highly desirable  
  • Minimum of five (5) years of EVS/Housekeeping/Laundry experience in a retirement or adult home preferred, depending upon formal degree or training  
  • Five (5) plus years of direct EVS/Housekeeping operational management experience  
  • 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 

Apply to Morrison Community Living today!

Morrison Community Living is a member of Compass Group USA

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.



Location: Kansas-Topeka
Activation Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Expiration Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
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