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Manages and directs all aspects of the Plant Operations Department, through one manager and 2 lead technicians to insure a safe well maintained facility where staff of both Ocean and Southern Ocean Medical Centers can perform their duties and provide safe reliable patient care
A day in the life of a Director of Facilites for SOMC/OMC at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:
Manages and directs the personnel of ten all functional shops, in a three shift operation, through 1 manager and 2 lead technicians, to ensure the physical facilities are well maintained, provide a safe and secure atmosphere for conduct of patient care and to be fully prepared to meet the requirements of the numerous regulatory agencies that have oversight of the medical center
Annually develops and presents, with input from team members, an operational budget that provides sufficient financial and personnel resources to maintain the facility in an appropriate manner
Annually develops and presents, with input from team members, a capital budget that provides for replacement and updating of worn and outdated facility components and the addition of new components that are required to stay current with industry standards
Controls and monitors department expenditures through periodic reviews of financial and manpower reports
Develops short and long term internal project list in conjunction with the Department Supervisors
Suggests large scale projects for improvement of the facility and the services provided
Monitors, in conjunction with the Department Supervisors, those internal projects which are being accomplished through in-house personnel or through contracts with outside contractors
Insures Annual Employee Reviews/Evaluations are accomplished by the appropriate individuals within the required timeframe
Participates in the interview process for the selection of new or replacement employees. Makes ultimate decision if a consensus cannot be reached
Ensures and manages the competitive bidding process for service contracts, construction, and maintenance projects
Insures periodic reviews are conducted, through Supervisors and office staff, of Preventive, Corrective and Routine Repair work orders to minimize backlog of work and insure proper prioritization
Keeps informed on developments and trends inside and outside the organization which relates to the assigned function. Serves as a resource to all departments for information related to his particular specialty. Participates in and contributes to, management and professional committees and other special projects and groups
Ensures Departmental Policies and Procedures are kept current and reviewed and/or revised completely a minimum of every three years
Provides liaison with appropriate federal, state, local and other regulatory agencies to insure hospital is in full compliance with applicable regulations and guidelines.
Interfaces with the Materials Management Department for purchase of parts and supplies
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in management of a large maintenance department required
Minimum of five years of experience in managing operations and maintenance in a complex facility
As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.
We have embarked on a journey to create one integrated network that has changed how health care is delivered in New Jersey.We are confident that Hackensack Meridian Health is poised to better meet the needs of our communities, benefiting both patients and the physicians who care for them.The new normal for health care delivery has clearly been established: We need to dramatically improve preventative care, get significantly better at caring for patients with chronic conditions, and learn to stay financially viable in a value-based environment.We believe Hackensack Meridian Health will achieve all of this through our streamlined, expanded network of clinically excellent care. Our combined organization will have 13 hospitals and more than 200 ambulatory care centers, fitness and wellness centers, home health services, rehab centers, and skilled nursing centers spanning from Bergen to Atlantic counties.We are excited to offer better care to more residents throughout New Jersey, and will use our collective strengths to ensure a health network dedicated to family and patient-centered care, world-class education, and tomorrow’s research. This is a very exciting time for our hospitals, our team members, and especially our patients.