The Director of Facilities and Safety is responsible for directing the daily activities of NNHSC facilities with particular focus on maintenance, security, buildings and grounds, pest control, safety and emergency preparedness. Will follow role assignments that are in alignment with the Patient Centered Medical Home Standards, and participate in all Patient Centered Medical Home efforts.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Directs work required to facilitate the Corporation’s maintenance personnel, security personnel and support staff specific to all NNHSC sites.
Directs the operations for all NNHSC facilities which requires routine service requests.
Develops and implements a comprehensive preventative maintenance program at NNHSC sites, OSHA training program (handling of hazardous materials) for the staff in the facilities and safety department. environmental services management plan for NNHSC sites. Emergency management plan.
Supervises the Corporation’s security, maintenance and transportation personnel to ensure uninterrupted services.
Supervises selection, ordering and installation of signage. Assure adherence to the Corporation’s standard signage system.
Communicates with other department employees to insure standardization of Safety Activities are uniformed throughout NNHSC sites.
Assures that necessary instruction and training is performed to insure compliance with JCAHO requirements and to insure safety of all workers in the workplace.
Responsible for establishing and maintaining strategic plan for maintaining NNHSC sites and grounds.
Coordinates communication within each facility to inform staff of new/revised goals, standards, policies and procedures and to solicit feedback regarding activities.
Keeps abreast of pertinent trends and developments in facility maintenance through industry/professional contract pertinent seminar attendance and review of professional journals.
Prepares expense and capital budgets for maintenance and security for recommendations to the Director of Finance & Accounting.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent to the completion of an engineering
vocational program or certification in a technical specialty.
Submit resume and cover letter to include desired salary for immediate consideration.
About NEAR NORTH HEALTH SERVICE CORPORATION
Near North Health Service Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Mission of Near North Health Service Corporation (NNHSC) is to provide access to high quality health care and to improve the health and well-being of the diverse populations and communities we serve. We are a culturally sensitive, patient centered community health center that empowers individuals through education and health prevention, regardless of one’s ability to pay.