Plant Operations Director
The Plant Operations Director will report directly to the CEO/Administrator. Responsibilities will include Plant Operations, Bio-Med, Security and Property Maintenance, including but not limited to: grounds maintenance, pest control, and hazardous waste for on and off site operations.
The Director will be responsible for monitoring and ensuring that all properties are in workable condition, as well as oversee remodeling and construction related to all facilities, on and off campus, while serving as the liaison between Hospital administration and third party stakeholders such as Engineers, Architects and Contractors during projects.
Demonstrates advanced level of expertise and collaboration when dealing with leadership and staff. Must develop, implement and maintain a preventive and corrective maintenance program to ensure efficient and uninterrupted operation of the entire physical plant and all related operating equipment within the facility.
Ensures the hospital and maintenance staff maintains compliance with federal and state regulatory agencies and organizations such as the, Center for Medicare and Medical Services (CMS), Det Norske Veritas (DNV), Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH), Fire Departments, Emergency Management and City of Magee. Consults with each site to ensure compliance. Performs routine rounding on a timely and structured basis and ensures that the facilities team remains up to date on items involving regulation and compliance.
Ensures appropriate staffing levels. Oversees contracts, contract labor, orientation, and evaluation. Provides effective oversight and guidance of staff, including audits of activities and documentation. Responsible for scheduling/staffing, coaching, training, hiring, firing, counseling, performance evaluations and competencies, and payroll processes. Effectively manages staff in compliance with applicable regulatory bodies, and all established policies, procedures, and legal guidelines.
Appropriately interacts, educates, mentors staff, and demonstrates a “hands-on” and/or collaborative management approach. Leads/participates in company initiatives, such as employee engagement, to support a team-oriented culture. Acts as a coach and positive role model for staff by establishing and maintaining a safe work environment that fosters positive morale.
The Director oversees and coordinates the daily operations of the maintenance department, such as corrective and preventive maintenance for all equipment, management of the work order system, and troubleshooting and resolving issues as they occur for assigned facility(s). Provides and maintains structure and leads regular meetings with staff and provides timely updates to leadership, including departmental directors and other hospital staff. Implements operational objectives, goals, and specific strategies required to support and achieve strategic outcomes, including but not limited to: capital equipment/replacement/maintenance/etc.
Qualifications Minimum Education:
High School Diploma or Equivalent required. Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Minimum Experience: Seven (7) years of plant ops experience with at least two (2) years previous supervisory experience. Must be able to read, write and communicate effectively. Knowledge of Fire Safety Systems, HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical, Hazardous Materials, and Utility Management. Advanced knowledge of regulatory CMS, Dept. of Health and DNV requirements.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office. Ability to make accurate observations in a variety of situations, including emergencies and adverse or potentially hazardous conditions.
Ability to use sound reasoning and judgment to resolve issues. Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload. Must possess ownership mentality and demonstrate customer service skills that create raving fans.
Position Type : Full Time
Ref Code: MAINTD-FT-102021-01
300 3rd Ave SE
Magee, MS 39111