References: Wm R. Griffin - Consultations

Wm R. Griffin, President

Cleaning Consultant Services, Inc.

Consultations and Audits

  • Evergreen Hospital Medical Center
    Karen Donnelly, Director Environmental Services
    Kirkland, WA
    (425) 899-1778
    Duties: Conduct custodial audit, recommend and implement process improvement program. Conduct OJT & Class Room training for staff.
  • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
    Seattle, WA
    Guy Ott, Facilities Manager
    Lou Johnen, Engineering & Custodial Manager
    (206) 467-4245
    Duties: Evaluate cleaning needs, rewrite specifications and contract document, put 250,000 sq. ft. in eight buildings out to bid. Evaluate responses, negotiate new contract and assist in smooth transition and train new contract administrator for environmental services.
  • Pacific Medical Center (Out of Business)
    Seattle, WA
    Don Tarbutton, Assoc. Adm. Facility Services
    (206) 326-4000 Ext. 4010
    Position: Consultant, 1 yr. Asst. Dir. of Environmental Services, 1 yr
    Duties: Reorganize housekeeping department, develop and implement management controls and training programs for production staff and supervision.
    Duration: Two Years
    Note: Worked with Dick Coultier who is now at Seattle Central Community College as the Food Service Director (206) 344-4393
  • Children's Orthopedic Hospital
    Seattle, WA
    Rex Bricka, Director of Housekeeping
    Position: Consultant
    Duties: Evaluate training needs for Housekeeping Department, develop training materials and program, conduct training classes and hands-on exercises for a one-year period under direction of Director of Housekeeping. Provide specialized training regarding carpet cleaning.
    Duration: One year
  • University of Washington Hospital
    Seattle, WA
    John Irvin, Director of Safety & Sanitation
    Position: Director of Housekeeping
    Duties: Direct Environmental Services Department
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    Beth Risinger, CEO. Exec. Director, IEHA
    1001 Eastwind Drive, Suite 301
    Westerville, OH 43081-3361
    ph: 614-895-7166 800-200-6342
    fax: 614-895-1248

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