Job Description

Payroll Title:
La Jolla Environmental Services
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
La Jolla Medical Center
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Appointment Percent:
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Work Schedule:
Eves, Variable hours and days, Variable

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#117108 EVS Shift Supervisor - Evenings

Extended Deadline: Tue 8/16/2022

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 06/23/2022 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 07/05/2022. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

This position will remain open until a successful candidate has been identified.


Responsible for the supervision, and coordination of custodial operations for an assigned area. Supervises, mentors and trains staff involved in cleaning patient rooms, nursing units, surgical areas, administrative offices, laboratory areas, waiting areas and public restrooms using various cleaning chemicals and disinfectants. Follows established infection-control practices to ensure a clean and safe environment. Oversees biohazardous waste disposal process according to established procedures and quality standards. Monitors appropriate supply levels of items necessary for assigned work areas. Monitors inventory and inspects equipment for repair and / or replacement. Responsible for screening and hiring new employees, conducting performance reviews, and taking disciplinary action upon consultation with Human Resources.


  • A minimum of three (3+) or more years of custodial experience, preferably in healthcare or hospitality environment.

  • Experience and proven success in working knowledge in custodial and housekeeping services.

  • The ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing and be able to articulate complex ideas for all levels of audiences.

  • Understanding of basic safety regulations and issues.

  • Strong computer skills including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet Explorer, Adobe Acrobat, and web-based applications.


  • One to two (1 - 2) years of supervisory experience, preferably in a healthcare or hospitality environment.
  • Knowledge of personnel management and labor/employee relations and demonstrated ability to apply clinical and business judgment, management concepts, and counseling for all personnel on daily operational issues.
  • Experience in training, mentoring and coaching personnel.
  • Blood-born pathogen and sharps disposal training.


  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, the only Burn Center in the county, and and dozens of outpatient clinics. We invite you to join our team!

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