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Facilities Manager - Healthcare Safety

Boys Town National Research Hospital
Omaha, NE 68102
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Business: Boys Town National Research Hospital

Job Summary:

In a career as a Manager of Facilities Healthcare, your behind-the-scenes work is what leads to making the magic of our mission come true every day. Boys Town serves thousands of children and their families around the United States, which means that we need you to keep our operations running smoothly and efficiently. No matter your role at Boys Town, you contribute to helping us change the future of Americas youth.

Under the general direction of the Director of Facilities Healthcare, the Manager of Facilities Healthcare plans, directs and coordinates the Engineering & Maintenance department, to maintain buildings, grounds, and equipment for the Boys Town National Research Hospital (BTNRH), East and West Campus, and Offsite Clinics.

  • Administers training programs in safety and fire prevention.
  • Procures or generates all utilities and maintains their distribution system.
  • Provides a pleasant and comfortable physical environment for patients, employees, medical staff, and visitors.
  • Manages the activities of the facilities department and ensures that maintenance of the physical structure is in accordance with standards of The Joint Commission, State, Village Regulations and the Occupational Safety and Health Act. Supervises compliance with engineering specifications.
  • Serves as Hospitals representative to the Village Safety Committee. Arranges/coordinates departmental safety committee meetings and subsequent necessary documentation. Applies thorough knowledge of, adheres to, and administers safety practices involving hazardous chemicals, The Joint Commission requirements for plant, technology, and safety management and federal, state, and OSHA requirements for safety codes. Plans and administers training programs in security, infection control, fire prevention, and other employee safety procedures.
  • Plans, develops and directs a preventive and corrective maintenance program to ensure efficient and uninterrupted operation of the entire physical plant and all related operation equipment within the Hospital and property owned by the Hospital.
  • Responds to emergency calls for repairs. Instructs Hospital personnel on emergency maintenance procedures, such as waterline breaks and flooding and electrical shutdowns. Applies thorough knowledge of, adheres to, and administers safety practices involving hazardous chemicals, The Joint Commission requirements for Plant, Technology, and Safety Management, and Federal, State, and OSHA requirements for the Hospital Safety Codes.

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required, associate degree preferred, with special emphasis in mechanical engineering or a related area
  • Hospital certifications CLSS-HC (Certified Life Safety Specialist for Health Care), or CHFM (Certified Healthcare Facility Manager) and OSHA training preferred
  • Minimum of three years management experience
  • Ability to apply knowledge of, and work to standards set by, all related safety, fire, the Joint Commission and CMS standards, NFPA Life Safety 101, OSHA, energy, and environmental laws and building codes.
  • Previous experience in a similar role in a hospital or related field
  • Extensive knowledge of tools, equipment, materials, practices and procedures used in maintenance work (i.e., Freon, chilled water distribution systems, natural gas distribution, electrical practices, blueprints, diagrams, etc.)
  • Due to the type of work, incumbent will be required to be "on-call" 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
  • Must possess a valid drivers license with a good driving record and pass an annual Motor Vehicle Registration (MVR) check as this position may require driving a company vehicle.
  • Must possess a highly technical aptitude to manage data, processes and compliance.

About Boys Town:

Boys Town has been changing the way America cares for children and families since 1917. With over a century of service, our employees have helped us grow from a small boardinghouse in downtown Omaha, Nebraska, into one of the largest national child and family care organizations in the country. With the addition of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, our services branched out into the health care and research fields, offering even more career opportunities to those looking to make a real difference.

Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Towns mission, which is why we are proud of their commitment to making the world a better place for children, families, patients, and communities. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town physicians and free prescriptions under the Boys Town Medical Plan, tuition assistance, parenting resources from our experts and professional development opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job, it is a way of life.

Date Posted: December 22, 2020

Boys Town National Research Hospital is a tobacco free campus. This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.

Posted: 2020-12-23 Expires: 2021-01-21
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