Director Facilities Management

University Hospital and Medical Center - Tamarac, FL3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $90,000 - $120,000 a year

SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Director Facilities Management, Full-time

University Hospital and Medical Center

Tamarac, FL

Facility Description:
University Hospital and Medical Center is a 317-bed acute care hospital offering a wide range of surgical and medical services as well as an academic teaching center for Behavioral Health. Since opening in 1974, we have distinguished ourselves as a leader in breakthroughs to orthopedic care as well as joint replacement. We continue to build on this tradition in our Orthopedic and Spine Institute. Our Center for Behavioral Health offers inpatient and outpatient services and a one-of-a-kind geriatric program. Other specialty services include a Wound Healing Center and Vascular Services, Primary Stroke Center and Women’s Center. Our newly renovated family-friendly ER provides expert, compassionate care for patients of all ages and special accommodations for seniors.

We continue a proud tradition of providing high level, personalized care close to home in your local community.

University Hospital & Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare. Historically HCA has been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies. Join our tradition of excellence!

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program, and student loan repayment.

Reporting to the AVP of Operations, the Director of Facilities Management plans, coordinates and directs all functions and all activities of the Department of Plant Operations and Engineering. He or she is responsible for staff performance and the accomplishment of departmental responsibilities in accordance with corporate, hospital, department and safety policies and procedures to meet both company and regulatory requirements.

Responsibilities include:
Direct daily department operations to achieve quality improvement, fiscal, productivity and patient satisfaction goals
Ensure continuous safety and efficient and economical operation of the hospital's equipment, machines, plant, and building
Achieve set objectives within budgetary limits and in accordance with all regulatory licensing, codes and standards
Primary facility representative with vendors and contractors in the development of local construction and renovation proposals and manages the day to day activities of these construction, renovation and utility projects
Involved in the hospital’s quality improvement program relative to the Environment of Care (EOC)
Manage physical space control, safety and EOC of satellite buildings and departments, relocation of equipment and departments, landscaping, property development and the emergency preparedness program
Serve as the Hospital leader in planning, directing and managing the departments and staff members to assure quality on a 24-hour basis
Ensure all TJC Standards are met complying with corporate policy and procedures, for managing supplies and equipment in the facility, for promoting teamwork with physicians and all health care providers, for promoting internal and external customer satisfaction, and for appropriate resource and utility management
Manage all capital, in-house, development, construction and turnover acceptance projects
Ensure efficient department operations maximizing productivity and minimizing costs
Supervise facilities maintenance staff

Certified Healthcare Engineer (CHE) or Certified Healthcare Facilities Manager (CHFM) strongly preferred
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field preferred; High School graduate w/experience greater than the minimum would be considered
4-6 years acute care facility experience in general hospital maintenance including management of Plant Operations
Minimum 3 years previous management experience in a hospital or equivalent facilities services operation
Must be familiar w/applicable codes, state requirements and NFPA/TJC regulations relating to health care facilities
Must be knowledgeable of equipment specifications, inspection procedures and applicable