Company Name: Compass Group Holdings PLC

Location: NILES, IL, US - 60714

Job Duration: 2021-06-11 to 2021-07-11



Position Title:  Temp to possible permanent Director of Operations

Reports To: RDO


Morrison Living, a member of Compass Group®, is the nation’s only company exclusively dedicated to providing food, nutrition & wellness, EVS and hospitality services to the senior living industry.  Morrison has over 350 registered dietitians, 250 executive chefs, 400 hospitality associates and 7,000 professional food service team members. Actively committed to fostering ways to enjoy great-tasting, healthy food through socially responsible practices and superior customer service, the Atlanta-based company serves more than 450 senior living clients in 42 states, including some of the largest and most prominent senior living communities in the United States. 

Job Summary

This is a Temporary Director of Operations role in a Senior Living client, while our current DO is out on extended LOA. It may become temp to perm, either in this location or in another Senior Living client nearby. The Temp Director of Operations will manage the food service operation and maintain established costs and quality standards in order to ensure superior service and maximize profits.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates the tasks of the Assistant Directors and Operations Managers
  • Plans, organizes, directs, coordinates, and supervises functions and activities of the department
  • Establishes work standards and work flow
  • Establishes and implements policies and procedures for departmental operations
  • Directs and conducts safety, sanitation and community maintenance programs
  • Maintains excellent relationships with employees, residents, guests and client, as well as other departments within the operation
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Experience in Healthcare or Senior Living preferred
  • Excellent stress management skills, administrative and organizational, and follow-through skills
  • Ability to utilize a participative approach to managing staff
  • Proficient in the use of Windows based office software including but not limited to Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • A CDM or RD is preferred

Apply to Morrison Living today!

Morrison Living is a member of Compass Group USA

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)


Associates at Morrison Community Living are offered many fantastic benefits.

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance/ AD
  • Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)
  • Associate Shopping Program
  • Health and Wellness Programs
  • Discount Marketplace
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Pet Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

Req ID: 551077

Morrison Living