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Director of Engineering/Plant Operations - (112956)

Universal Health Services
Wildomar, CA 92595
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:The Director of Engineering/Plan Ops plans, organizes, directs, coordinates and controls the operations of the Maintenance, Security, and Grounds departments. Complete all duties and functions of the hospital Safety Officer. Maintain compliance with applicable regulatory agency requirements, including; The Joint Commisssion (TJC), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), State and Local Agencies, The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), etc. Manage staff and contractors to adequately ensure and maintain the efficient and safe operation of all hospital buildings. Plans, predicts, maintains and repair building and equipment. Utilize energy management and tracking tools in order to maintain efficient utility operatons. Develop and manage operating and capital budgets. Manage the Clinical Engineering, Safety and Security departments.

Job Requirements



Develops, maintains, and reviews all departmental and regulatory policies and procedures and all regulatory (Plant Operations) manuals.

Responsible to keep all life safety plans accurate. Changes to the building are reflected in updated plans.

Responsible to keep all required permits, licenses, and certificates of operation up to date at all times.

Maintains an acceptable preventive maintenance program with acceptable completion rates greater than 90%. Equipment appears well maintained during corporate inspections. Unplanned equipment breakdowns or major issues are infrequent.

Manages an acceptable, customer-centric, corrective and elective maintenance program.

Assesses and ensures that customer needs and patient satisfaction is achieved

Effectively manages relationships with hospital leadership and cooperates with hospital objectives.

Manages an effective Environment of Care (EOC) committee. Keeps minutes up to date. The EOC addresses issues, tracks results, recommends improvement areas, and follows all Joint Commission requirements. Coordinates activities of the EOC committee, including, hazard surveillance rounds, annual reviews and objectives, communication to senior leadership, etc.

Manages design, construction, and infrastructure projects. Complies with UHS design and construction policy and, when appropriate, works with the assigned project manager or regional facility manager on large projects. Performs Pre-Construction and Infection Control risk assessments per plan requirement. Performs Interim Life Safety Management inspections per plan requirement. Implements control measures as outlined in the plans.

Develops department training program to meet the needs of OSHA, general safety, and job specific duties.

Directs the activities of the Safety and Security Departments to ensure the effective maintenance, environment of care, and safe operation of the physical plant, structures, equipment, employees, patients, and visitors.


Bachelor's degree from an accredited College or University in related field required.

Master's degree from an accredited College or University in related field preferred.

Five (5) to Seven (7) years of experience in Hospital Engineering required.

Minimum 3 years leadership experience in related field required, acute care experience preferred.

Knowledge of NFPA codes and standards, Joint Commission and CMS standards, OSHA, EPA and state and local codes and standards.

Posted: 2019-11-22 Expires: 2020-04-02

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Director of Engineering/Plant Operations - (112956)

Universal Health Services
Wildomar, CA 92595

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