University of Utah Manager, Operations in Salt Lake City, Utah
Open Date 08/29/2017
Requisition Number PRN15166B
Job Title Manager, Operations
Working Title Operations Manager, Hospital Security Division
Job Grade G
FLSA Code Administrative
Patient Care Job Code? No
Standard Hours per Week 40
Full Time or Part Time? Full Time
Work Schedule Summary
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm depending on departmental needs.
VP Area President
Department 00471 - Public Safety
City Salt Lake City, UT
Type of Recruitment External Posting
Pay Rate Range 62,000-80,000 DOE
NOTE: May close at anytime.
Open Until Filled
NOTE: May close at anytime. Yes
Under minimal supervision, responsible for division/department operations, pertaining to administrative, financial, personnel, and organizational functions. Provides strategic support and leadership in planning, developing, and implementing new programs to advance the mission and goals of the division/department. Assist in evaluating current and proposed systems and procedures. Recommends changes when necessary and assist in implementation of new processes. Acts as a catalyst between the department and its customers and staff to ensure continuity and quality of service and care.
1.Forecasts, develops and implements policies and procedures in the areas of customer service, human resources and budgetary goals and objectives that are consistent with University of Utah’s policies. Analyzes process outcomes and workflow to ensure and identify efficiencies in productivity and savings.
2.Markets and promotes new and existing programs and services to internal and external customers.
3.Participates in University-wide committees to establish customer service standards and administrative plans and policies.
4.Monitors the appropriateness and effectiveness of service within the division in order to deliver outstanding service to both internally and externally to the division.
5.Ensures customer satisfaction by analyzing complaints, concerns and suggestions and providing appropriate follow-through.
6.Develops departmental strategies consistent with the assigned departments continuous quality improvement program.
7.Ensures competency of staff through the development and/or presentation of educational programs and through on going staff performance evaluations. Oversees recruitment, training, orientation, and professional development of division staff in support of accomplishing division goals and mission.
This job description is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required
Nearly Continuously: Office environment.
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required
Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.
Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.
Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a related area of assignment or equivalency (2 years related work experience may be substituted for 1 year of education). Four years of progressively more responsible management experience. Background knowledge of assigned department’s area of specialization in order to analyze, plan and draw conclusions for recommendations to superiors. Demonstrated leadership skills in planning and directing employees and processes in order to effectively monitor and develop subordinates and to ensure the smooth operation of department.
Master’s degree in a related area may be preferred.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
Prior security or law enforcement supervisory experience preferred.
The ability to adapt to many different environments and show diplomacy in all situations.
Type Benefited Staff
Special Instructions Summary
The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law.
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This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.