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Providence Health & Services Supervisor - Environmental Services in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Supervisor (Environmental Services, Evening Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Understand the needs of the customer and prioritize work assignments and team efforts toward meeting these needs.

  • Ensure that the processes, systems and tools which enables the Environmental Services teams to support the customer and hospital needs, are available and are used.

  • Assist with the coordination of Environmental Services work activities effecting other areas in a manner that minimizes disruptions and inconveniences of the customer.

  • Clearly and consistently communicate agreed Environmental Services priorities and desire outcomes to Environmental Services staff.

  • Hold regular staff meetings to communicate to staff all appropriate issues, data trends and changes on a routine basis and in a manner that fosters understanding and feedback. Appropriately credit team members for the effort and accomplishment of desired outcomes.

  • Routinely review the performance of Environmental Services teams against key indicators, and take action when necessary to improve outcomes.

  • Make decisions affecting the operation budget in a manner which produces cost effective results.

  • Review the total hours worked by Environmental Services teams to ensure that records, including work orders, labor reports, purchasing, shared resource documentation, etc., meet applicable standards such as JCAHO, State and Federal agencies, and other regulatory guidelines.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school graduate or equivalent

  • 4 years of progressively responsible Environmental Services management experience

  • 2 years of Environmental Services experience in a health care setting

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year in a leadership role

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Evening

Job Category: Clinical Lead Supervisor/Manager

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 251313