This position is located at the VA Illiana Health Care System - a Level 3 Complexity VHA Facility. The primary purpose of this position is to assist the SPS Chief in oversight and planning, direction, and management of all areas of the SPS department to include Decontamination, Sterile Preparation, Endoscope Reprocessing, and Reusable Medical Equipment (RME) reprocessing for the VA Illiana Healthcare System. Major Duties include (but not limited to): -Assign work to subordinates based on priorities, selective consideration of the difficulty and requirements of assignments, and the capabilities of employees. -Evaluate work performance of subordinates. -Give advice, counsel, or instruction to employees on both work and administrative matters. -Interview candidates for positions in the unit; recommend appointment, promotion, or reassignment to such positions. -Hear and resolve complaints from employees, referring group grievances and more serious unresolved complaints to a higher-level supervisor or manager. -Effect minor disciplinary measures, such as warnings and reprimands, recommending other action in more serious cases. -Identify developmental and training needs of employees, providing or arranging for needed development and training. -Find ways to improve production or increase the quality of the work directed. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00am-4:30pm Financial Discloser Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.