Administers and directs a program of Plant Operations and Grounds Management for CHS Blue Ridge facilities. Ensures that safe and comfortable environment is maintained for patients, staff, and visitors. Manages the procurement of utilities services to ensure continuous operations at all CHS Blue facilities. Oversees the management and operations of physical plant as safely and efficiently as possible. Serves as the Safety Officer and as Chairman of the Environment of Care Committee. Directs the internal hospital-wide security program. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Education: Bachelors degree in in management, or mechanical or electrical with IO experience required. Certification as a Certified Plant Maintenance Manager or Certified Plant Engineer is required. CPI training annually.
Experience: 10 years direct management experience of Plant Operations and Maintenance operations.
Other: Thorough knowledge of principles, methods, practices and procedures generally accepted as Plant Operation. Experienced in supervision and management techniques and ability to execute mental or physical tasks needed to perform the job.
TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. Requires full range of body motion including bending, stooping, and stretching. Requires lifting a minimum of 35 pounds. Functional vision and hearing.