The unit manager is responsible for managing a specific operation in an organization. The manager usually is in charge of a group of employees within the unit the manager is overseeing. They typically are in charge of hiring employees and ensuring these employees are working properly and efficiently in their position. The fields in which a unit manager works vary widely. In nursing homes, for example, the unit manager oversees employees and nurses; in a sales position, the unit manager manages the sales employees in their division.
Unit Manager Tasks
Oversee unit budget and payroll and document outcomes and productivity.
Lead periodic meetings to convey goals, changes, and upcoming events.
Lead organizational teams, set schedules, ensure staffing levels, and define goals.