Northwest Texas Healthcare System is a 390-bed acute
care and 85 bed behavioral health medical center serving
the city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We
offer the ideal combination of traditional values and
the most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the
conveniences of big city living in a friendly,
smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro
Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality
educational system, Amarillo is a great place to live
The Director of Environmental Services is responsible
for the ongoing, effective operation of the
Environmental Services (EVS) Department and for the
ongoing assessment and improvement of all services
provided by department. Responsibilities encompass not
only the internal functioning of these services, but
also the integration of these services into the overall
functioning of Northwest Texas Healthcare System. The
director will establish and maintain effective working
relationships with other departments and provide a
unified approach to providing patient care. The director
will also provide overall direction and management of
the performance of EVS staff including assistant
director/s, manager/s supervisors and front line staff.
This position supports an organizational culture for
Service Excellence and practices the Service Excellence
Standards to all customer groups.
Join us and make a difference.
EOE/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER-M/F/VET
Northwest Texas Healthcare System, a subsidiary of UHS,
is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search
firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone
calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms
to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any
form and/or method without a valid written search
agreement in place for this position will be deemed the
sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event
the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the
referral or through other means.
EDUCATION, TRAINING, EXPERIENCE AND
Bachelors Degree required.
Minimum (5-7) five to seven years experience in
housekeeping within a healthcare/hospital environment.
Will be skilled in directing and motivating the staff;
have knowledge of infection control techniques.
Provide effective oral and written communication skills,
having the ability to work well with others at all
Full knowledge of pertinent regulatory agencies and the
policies, codes, standards, and regulations for a
Must have detailed organization and prioritizing skills
with the ability to train; teach, show and follow-up on
all assignments, when necessary.