HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Housekeeping Supervisor - Evenings in Austin, Texas

  • POSITION SUMMARY * Responsible for day-to-day operation of the EVS Department in the absence of the Department Director. Various responsibilities will include but not limited to: records maintenance, project assignments, direct supervision of employees, inspection of facility, patient interviewing, handling complaints, supervision of linen operations, supply coding and scheduling. Should have a high degree of flexibility and a thorough knowledge of all housekeeping work schedules. Will also be responsible for training new employees.


    *1) Makes at least one round in the hospital daily to ascertain general cleanliness of facility.

    *2) Checks storeroom supplies and reports any deficiencies to Department Manager.

    *3) Inspects equipment for cleanliness and necessary repair work.

    *4) Interviews five patients each week to ascertain patient's satisfaction with housekeeping services.

    *5) Supervises employees daily to see if they are in their scheduled areas and are completing their scheduled workloads.

    *6) Answers and reports complaints received from patients, visitors and hospital staff to Housekeeping Department Manager for correction.

    *7) Responsible for notifying housekeeper of impending checkouts when informed by Nursing Service of their availability.

    *8) Inspects checkouts weekly on a random basis utilizing hospital’s established standards.

    *9) Keeps daily records on checkouts, census, linen usage and supply usage.

    *10) Inspects assigned projects for completion on a daily basis.

    *11) Completes maintenance work orders on any deficiencies observed within the facility.

    *12) Maintains daily records of needed project work in facility and reports it to Department Manager once a week for implementation into the weekly projects schedule.

    *13) Maintains key control and assignment of keys to department personnel.

    *14) Assists Housekeeping Department manager in training and orienting new employees; retraining of existing employees.

    *15) Keeps up with new product and procedure developments in the Housekeeping industry.

    *16) Stays alert of hospital emergency plans so the housekeeping staff may be utilized accordingly.

    *17) Reports all incidents and unusual occurrences to appropriate authorities for action.

    *18) Demonstrate understanding of HCA’s and “Patients First” safety initiative by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures.

    19) Performs other related duties as directed or required.

EDUCATION:* Required:* High School Graduate

EXPERIENCE: Required: 1-2 Years Experience in hospital housekeeping

Job: *Supervisors Team Leaders & Coordinators

Title: Housekeeping Supervisor - Evenings

Location: Texas-Austin-Heart Hospital of Austin

Requisition ID: HHA - 54583A