Assistant Manager - Environmental Services , Healthcare

Location CA-BC
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/5/2020 10:36 AM)
Food Services


Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE and the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Learn more at or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.


Aramark Healthcare is a leader in providing food, facility, clinical technology and senior living services to nearly 1300 healthcare organizations throughout North America.  Our presence is felt throughout the entire healthcare continuum, from patients, visitors and residents, to nurses and physicians.  That's why we believe our people are truly our greatest asset.  And it's why we're committed to creating an internal culture where the best people want to work - with a dedication to diversity, exceptional career development, competitive benefits and compensation, and generous community initiatives that make a difference.


We are currently seeking an Assistant Manager -EVS & Housekeeping for Aramark operations at the Royal Columbian Hospital.

Reporting to the Manager Operations, the Assitant Manager will be second in command at the site and will plan, administer, and direct all unit activities related to housekeeping and complying with the standards established by Aramark Healthcare, regulatory agencies, and client.  You will lead housekeeping department and hourly staff.  Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other departments to provide a unified service experience for patients, visitors, and employees. 



  • Deliver strong operational performance by executing against Aramark Healthcare and regulatory agency standards and programs, continually monitoring operations, and completing assessments and necessary action plans to provide optimal food quality and meal service.
  • Assits in providing overall direction and managing performance for all front line employees, ensuring employee development, engagement and compliance with human resource related policies and standards, including conducting applicable rounding.
  • Drive resident satisfaction and maintain client relationships through rounding.
  • Ensure compliance to sanitation, and overall workplace safety standards.
  • Supervise, staff, train, conduct applicable rounding, and manage the performance of the front line staff regarding presentation, quality, cost control
  • Manage and control labor, resources, and materials to ensure quality, adequacy of supply, staffing levels, and cost service systems
  • Utilize customer feedback to respond to customer/resident needs and to improve services.
  • Schedule and coordinate staff to perform both weekly and less periodic housekeeping routines for resident rooms and common areas 
  • Ensuring right SOP’s are being followed based on Aramark practices and principles while monitoring efficiencies and standards
  • Develops operational component forecasts and is able to explain variances. Responsible for assisting in component's accounting functions. 



    • Minimum 2-3 years food service management experience in a fast paced food service environment, healthcare environment is preferred
    • Minimum 3-5 years of management experience.
    • Demonstrated experience managing EVS/Housekeeping function would be an asset
    • Willingness to complete criminal record check and vulnerable sector check 
    • Experience with food cost management is essential  
    • Ability to communicate (both verbal and written) effectively with clients, customers of client and support staff
    • Working under a Unionised environment is preferred
    • Requires strong leadership, organizational and planning skills
    • Position requires the ability to work with confidential employee, client and Aramark information 


    Please note all candidates considered for hire will be required to successfully pass a criminal background check. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available upon request.


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