Hospital Safety Officer/Director of Facilities-FT/Days
At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.
If you are seeking a fast-paced, challenging position in an organization committed to achieving and maintaining a standard of excellence in all we do, our organization may be a good fit for you.
Job Summary: In collaboration with Corporate Real Estate & Facilities (CREF) Management Leadership, the Hospital Safety Officer/Facility Director is responsible for the assessment of environmental and safety risk elements of the Hospital. The Hospital Safety Officer / Facility Director, in collaboration with CREF, plans, develops, implements, administers, directs, evaluates and maintains programs necessary to ensure a safe and healthful environment and ensuring compliance with all applicable codes and regulations. The Hospital Safety Officer / Facility Director has responsibility for a Hospital-wide safe and healthful environment while providing oversight and training in the general areas of safety in the Hospitals Environment of Care.
- Education: Degree in Engineering or related field required. Additional graduate level or management trainings preferred.
- Experience: Position requires a broad background with four to five (4 - 5) years in plant maintenance, construction, and/or engineering.
- Certification/Licensure: License in one of the major trades (electrical, plumbing, HVAC, building, etc.) would be desirable.
- Software/Hardware: Experience with Kronos Payroll System, Grand PM preventative maintenance program, and TJC website are desirable.
- Other: Courses in rules and regulations with various governing agencies, i.e. NFPA, OSHA, MWRA, DEP desirable.
Important COVID message
Please note, our Good Samaritan Medical Center is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment - with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience: Expanded hours will allow previously cancelled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital. A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety. You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.
Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.