Patient Food Services Supervisor

Alberta Health Services - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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The Rockyview General Hospital opened its doors in 1966, originally as a medical and surgical hospital until 24-hour emergency services were added in 1971. In 1986, the Highwood Building opened and the original hospital building also began renovations. In 1997, a new hospital addition opened and was named the Holy Cross Ambulatory Care Centre. A major expansion to the Highwood Tower in 2008 opened up three additional levels in the building, including new administrative and education space on the 10th floor and four new medical and surgical units. The latest addition to the Rockyview General Hospital occurred in March 2010 with the opening of the Southern Alberta Institute of Urology (SAIU). The 40,000 square foot facility is the largest, most comprehensive urology centre in Canada with a multi-disciplined, patient-centered approach to urological care. In March 2010, the Rockyview also added a southern addition with a brand new, state-of-the-art Emergency department. This addition also includes shelled-in space for the future Cardiac Care Unit and Intensive Care Unit, along with other support facilities. Quick Facts: RGH has 650 beds. RGH has approximately 5000 staff, 2600 physicians/residents and 500 volunteers. RGH is located next to Carewest Glenmore Park (150 beds) and the Southern Alberta Institute of Urology (SAIU). RGH has a consistent compliance rate of over 70% for Hand Hygiene.

The Patient Food Services Supervisor performs a leadership role in the provision of Food Services for Rockyview General Hospital. This position is a member of a team of five Patient Food Services Supervisors and reports to the Manager, Patient Food Services in the Calgary Zone of AHS. The Supervisor is responsible and accountable for: Providing front line patient food services employees with direct supervision, team leadership and organization for day to day food services in support of the vision, mission and business plan of Alberta Health Services. Makes site-level decisions and has direct leadership responsibility for contributing to the achievement of the goals of Patient Food Services (PFS). Required to develop and maintain strong working relationships with key stakeholders. Collaborating with the supervisory team and the Manager for site implementation plans for initiatives and process improvement efficiencies. Ensures that the sites comply with approved provincial standards and regulatory requirements. Provides leadership through effective communication, ethical decision making and commitment to achieving established goals and objectives, ensuring outcome measurements and standards are enforced. Responsibilities include but not limited to: staff scheduling, maintenance of job routines, payroll documentation and approval, recruitment, training, performance and ability management. Investigates and responds to patient, customer, client and stakeholder concerns. Other duties as assigned.

Classification: Supervisor
Union: Exempt
Primary Location: Rockyview General Hospital
Negotiable Location: Within Calgary Zone
Employee Class: Casual/Relief
FTE: 0.00
Posting End Date: 17-OCT-2019
Date Available: 27-OCT-2019
Hours per Shift: Varied
Length of Shift in weeks: Varied
Shifts per cycle: Varied
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Days Off: Other
Minimum Salary: $24.31
Maximum Salary: $41.77
Vehicle Requirement: N/A

Required Qualifications:
A minimum of three years in a Food Service Supervisory role, ideally in an organization of significant size, complexity and diversity. Post-secondary degree, diploma or certificate in Nutrition and Food Service Management or Food & Beverage Management. Equivalencies of education and experience may be considered.

Additional Required Qualifications:
Proven organizational, time-management, and decision-making skills. A demonstrated clear pattern of professional and personal development. Leadership experience in a food service based industry involving hiring, scheduling and directing work of assigned employees. Strong communication skill required. Proficiency with use of Microsoft Office, including word processing, spreadsheet programs and email is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Health care experience an asset. ORACLE, e-people, SCM and eSysco experience preferred. Experience in a unionized health care environment an asset.