Director, Facilities Operations
Company: Bakersfield Heart Hospital
Posted on: March 13, 2023
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Facilities OperationsThe Director of Facilities Operations is
responsible for directing facilities and maintenance operations of
Hospital building(s) and property. The Director is also responsible
for landscape and grounds. This position manages the preventative
maintenance, proactive repair, and reactive maintenance issues as
they occur using skilled trades, e.g., HVAC, plumbing, electrical,
utilities; and manages the hiring, training and supervision of
staff, professionals and management personnel. The Director of
Facilities Operations manages a safe and efficient working
environment, essential to the performance of the business. The
Director will oversee construction work.Qualifications:
- Education: Four (4) year degree in Engineering, Mechanical
Engineering, Construction Science, Electrical Engineering or
related field, or an equivalent combination of education training
and experience in skilled trades
- Licensure/Certification: HAZMAT required within 90 days of hire
and renewed every 3 years.
- Experience: Four (4) years of experience in facilities
management including custodial operations, grounds and landscape
operations and maintenance, engineering, maintenance, construction
experience with related continuous education courses. Working
knowledge of HVAC, utilities and piped gas systems. Computer
literate with excellent technical, organizational, interpersonal
and written/verbal communications. Minimum of three (3) years
supervisory experience.Essential Functions:
- Directs preventative maintenance proactive & reactive repair
maintenance issues using skilled trades, e.g., HVAC, plumbing,
- Directs grounds, landscape and maintenance operations to ensure
a safe and attractive environment.
- Oversees maintenance of property infrastructure, e.g.,
building, roofing, parking lot.
- Manages renovations and/or constructions projects.
- Manages regulatory preparation, physical plant troubleshooting
and project management.
- Oversees equipment and systems replacement or upgrades.
Evaluates condition and function of building utility systems to
determine needs and priorities for capital funding requests.
Ensures building code compliance, proper installation and design
practices for systems associated with minor or major maintenance
and renovation projects.
- Provides direction and oversight for the development and
implementation of an overall emergency management strategy.
- Acts as a liaison between the Hospital and regulatory agencies
and/or authorities including building code compliance.
- Provides and applies practical knowledge regarding building
maintenance, e.g., operation of steam distribution systems, air
conditioning and heating systems, building automatic control
systems, water distribution, fire protection, sanitary and storm
sewer operations, piped medical gases, electrical distribution and
central utility plants for steam and chilled water. Works with
construction or design teams if needed.
- Manages all tradespersons, managers, supervisors and employees
of the Facilities Department. Reviews and evaluates existing
programs, services, policies and procedures. Develops
recommendations for the DM and unit liaison concerning improvements
and implements or guides implementation of new and/or modified
programs, services, policies or procedures.
- Communicates with administration and supervisory staff as well
as external groups, agencies, contractors, architects and engineers
to plan, organize, coordinate and/or communicate programs,
services, policies and/or procedures.
- Monitors flow and quality of work to assure timely completion
of workload and adherence to facility's standards and
- Prepares and manages departmental budgets, which may include
energy savings program. Prepares and maintains a variety of
departmental records and reports.
- Manages and ensures compliance with all local, state and
federal regulatory and governing agencies.
- Monitors work performance and preparing and/or reviewing
performance evaluations for assigned personnel.
- Establishes a safe work environment for employees by performing
safety audits and inspections, conducting safety-related training,
and maintaining on-going communications with employees. Responsible
for in-house fire response team and safety committee.At Bakersfield
Heart Hospital, our patients are family. Healthcare is constantly
evolving, our growing organization is devoted to ensuring that each
person in our care feels safe. Our world-class team of driven,
passionate healthcare professionals are always focused on service
excellence and providing top quality care at the bedside. If you
share our values, we want to hear from you!Competitive Pay. Full
Suite of Benefits.Bakersfield Heart Hospital is committed to the
safety and wellbeing of our team members and patients. Therefore,
we require that all team members receive all required vaccinations,
including, but not limited to, measles, mumps, flu (based on the
seasonal availability of the flu vaccine typically during October -
March each year), etc. as a condition of employment, and annually
thereafter. Medical and religious exemptions may
apply.QualificationsExperienceRequired Four (4) years of experience
in facilities management including custodial operations, grounds
and landscape operations and maintenance, engineering, maintenance,
construction experience with related continuous education courses.
Working knowledge of HVAC, utilities and piped gas systems.
Computer literate with excellent technical, organizational,
interpersonal and written/verbal communications. Minimum of three
(3) years supervisory experience.
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