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General Manager - Warragul Linen Service

Advertiser: West Gippsland Healthcare GroupMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
2 Dec 2019
Location
West Gippsland & Latrobe Valley
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Healthcare & Medical, Management

General Manager - Warragul Linen Service

  • Permanent Full Time

 

An exciting opportunity exists to join the leadership team within the West Gippsland Healthcare Group (WGHG), working within Victoria’s largest linen services, processing approximately 130 tonnes of linen per week.  The Warragul Linen Service (WLS) currently services a number of public and private hospitals, aged care facilities, and other organisations within the hospitality industry.

 

The General Manager will lead the WLS by continuing to build and develop the service and will have overall responsibility for the entire WLS operation, including sales, pricing and contract management, people management, quality management and risk management.

 

This role makes a significant contribution to the strategic direction of this major business unit.

 

Key selection criteria includes:

  • Commitment to providing a customer focused service
  • Ability to lead and manage the day to day business of WLS
  • Ability to grow and further develop WLS within operational limitations
  • Manage and create systems to enhance further efficiencies
  • Ability to negotiate complex contracts, tender submissions and contract management process
  • Time management - ensuring that all deadlines are met
  • Demonstrates an appropriate level of communication skills (verbal and written) and can adapt to suit a range of varying stakeholders
  • Innovative, adaptable and flexible
  • Committed to WGHG’s vision,
  • Highly energised, ambitious and results driven.

 

Reporting to the Executive Management Team, you will lead the WLS team in delivering to agreed outcomes for the Group.

 

About our organisation

The West Gippsland Healthcare Group is a customer focused health organisation providing acute medical and surgical, obstetric, emergency, residential care and community health services to 45,000 people in the rural, urban residential, agricultural and industrial areas located within the Baw Baw Shire and beyond. The administrative headquarters are located at West Gippsland Hospital in Warragul, approximately 100kms east of Melbourne.

 

Working with us
All appointments with the West Gippsland Healthcare Group are subject to the satisfactory return of professional reference checks, a National Police Record Clearance and a current Employee Working with Children Check. All employees must hold current entitlement to work within Australia. A six month probationary period applies to all new appointments.

 

Further details and how to apply

Applications can be submitted via our Recruitment portal (wghg.mercury.com.au) and must include a current CV, a covering letter and responses to the Key Selection Criteria. Shortlisted applicants will be asked to provide at least 2 professional referees. If you have any further queries, please contact Alan Hollensen (Director of People & Culture) via alan.hollensen@wls.com.au or 03 5624 0503.

 

Applications for this position close Sunday 15 December, 2019.

 

 

The West Gippsland Healthcare Group is an equal opportunity employer.

This organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

  • Permanent Full Time

 

An exciting opportunity exists to join the leadership team within the West Gippsland Healthcare Group (WGHG), working within Victoria’s largest linen services, processing approximately 130 tonnes of linen per week.  The Warragul Linen Service (WLS) currently services a number of public and private hospitals, aged care facilities, and other organisations within the hospitality industry.

 

The General Manager will lead the WLS by continuing to build and develop the service and will have overall responsibility for the entire WLS operation, including sales, pricing and contract management, people management, quality management and risk management.

 

This role makes a significant contribution to the strategic direction of this major business unit.

 

Key selection criteria includes:

  • Commitment to providing a customer focused service
  • Ability to lead and manage the day to day business of WLS
  • Ability to grow and further develop WLS within operational limitations
  • Manage and create systems to enhance further efficiencies
  • Ability to negotiate complex contracts, tender submissions and contract management process
  • Time management - ensuring that all deadlines are met
  • Demonstrates an appropriate level of communication skills (verbal and written) and can adapt to suit a range of varying stakeholders
  • Innovative, adaptable and flexible
  • Committed to WGHG’s vision,
  • Highly energised, ambitious and results driven.

 

Reporting to the Executive Management Team, you will lead the WLS team in delivering to agreed outcomes for the Group.

 

About our organisation

The West Gippsland Healthcare Group is a customer focused health organisation providing acute medical and surgical, obstetric, emergency, residential care and community health services to 45,000 people in the rural, urban residential, agricultural and industrial areas located within the Baw Baw Shire and beyond. The administrative headquarters are located at West Gippsland Hospital in Warragul, approximately 100kms east of Melbourne.

 

Working with us
All appointments with the West Gippsland Healthcare Group are subject to the satisfactory return of professional reference checks, a National Police Record Clearance and a current Employee Working with Children Check. All employees must hold current entitlement to work within Australia. A six month probationary period applies to all new appointments.

 

Further details and how to apply

Applications can be submitted via our Recruitment portal (wghg.mercury.com.au) and must include a current CV, a covering letter and responses to the Key Selection Criteria. Shortlisted applicants will be asked to provide at least 2 professional referees. If you have any further queries, please contact Alan Hollensen (Director of People & Culture) via alan.hollensen@wls.com.au or 03 5624 0503.

 

Applications for this position close Sunday 15 December, 2019.

 

 

The West Gippsland Healthcare Group is an equal opportunity employer.

This organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

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