Job: Central Service Manager

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Job Description

Location:St. Dominic Hospital
Department:CENTRAL SERVICE - 6750
Employment Type:Full Time 80
Other Shift Details:
Job Code:1620
# of Openings:1


Manages the activities of Central Services. Assures that quality control is maintained in the areas of responsibility. Reports to Director of Surgery.

Baccalaureate degree in a business related field or sufficient previous related hospital experience and knowledge of sterile procedures. Ability to manage personnel, follow operations and budgets; ability to use independent judgment. Customer relations skills, diplomacy, initiative, ingenuity, memory for details, organizational skills, management and mathematical computational skills, technical skills to operate equipment.

Essential Functions:
  • Selects, trains, orients, and assigns department staff (either directly or through subordinate supervisor). Develops standards of performance, evaluates performance, and initiates or makes recommendations for personnel actions.
  • Assists in developing department goals and objectives, and established and implements policies and procedures for department operation.
  • Assists in developing and recommends department operating budget, ensures that department operates within budget, and that budgetary man hours are commensurate with the workload.
  • Manages, prepares, maintains and/or completes various department reports including the annual report as well as periodic reports for management, as required. Prepares written documentation as required by the profession and the department.
  • Established and oversees methods for preparing, handling and storing sterile equipment and materials.
  • Follows policies and procedures for inventory control and issuance of supplies and equipment.
  • Enhances and maintains professional growth and development through seminars, current literature, workshops, inservice meetings and professional affiliations to keep abreast of latest occupational trends.
  • Participates in hospital/medical staff committee meetings as required.
  • Establishes and maintains satisfactory customer and public relations, through direct or delegated contacts with representative individuals or groups.
  • Ensures equipment is functioning properly and removes defective equipment from operation; replaces or requisitions maintenance/repair.

About St. Dominic's:

St. Dominic's is a 535-bed acute care hospital specializing in cancer treatment, women's services, surgery, behavioral health programs and more. We believe that when you join St. Dominic's as an employee, you join the St. Dominic's family. Each employee is a valued member of the total care team whose ministry of Christian healing serves the individual needs of our patients. It's the commitment of our employees that makes St. Dominic's one of the leading healthcare providers in the southeast.

About Jackson, MS:

St. Dominic's is located in Jackson, Mississippi which boasts various museums and parks as well as a coliseum that hosts events year round. Downtown is home to Jackson Convention Complex, Davis Planetarium and Thalia Mara Hall which presents concerts, ballets and operas. Ross Barnett Reservoir is available to the public for boating and fishing

Mississippi is known for long, sunny summers and short, temperate winters. A lower than average cost of living makes your dollar go farther. The Jackson metropolitan area is roughly halfway between Dallas, Texas and Atlanta, Georgia and is approximately a 3 hour drive from New Orleans, Louisiana and Memphis, Tennessee.