Job Description - Regional Facilities Management Director
Regional Facilities Management Director ( 2022199 )
Encompass Health is currently looking for a Regional Facilities
Management Director to help support our South East Region. This
region consists of hospitals throughout Florida and will require
about 75% travel.
The Regional Facilities Management Director provides leadership
within a defined region for ongoing TJC readiness, compliance with
local, state, federal and regulatory requirements, and maintenance
of compliance documentation. The role provides completion of annual
audits of hospitals within the assigned region and additional
audits outside the region as required.
The Regional Facilities Management Director is also responsible
for helping to create an environment and culture that enables
hospitals to fulfill the mission by meeting or exceeding its goals,
conveying the organization’s mission to staff, holding staff
accountable for performance, and motivating staff to improve
performance. This position will support cultural diversity by
ensuring that the delivery of quality, equitable and culturally
competent patient-centered care is provided; and promoting and
maintaining an inclusive work environment and culture that is
respectful and accepting of diversity.
License or Certification:
Membership in State or National Healthcare Engineering
Valid Driver’s License.
Education, Training and Years of Experience:
Bachelor’s degree and/or 5-7 years of hospital maintenance
and/or construction experience in a healthcare setting
Minimum of 5 years supervisory experience with 5 years current
experience in facilities equipment and systems operation (chiller,
steam boilers, hydronic systems, building controls,
electrical, and air handlers) in a health care
Candidates must have a broad knowledge of TJC Standards, OSHA,
EPA, NFPA and other government, state and local regulatory agencies
Leadership skills to lead a diverse workforce with varying
abilities and skills.
Essential Job Functions:
Provides facilities management leadership and technical advice
to hospital administration and facilities management staff.
Provides input to the development/revision of policies and
procedures related to environment of care, life safety, and
emergency management programs.
Supports administrative and facilities management staff on a
proactive basis with ongoing Joint Commission accreditation and
regulatory compliance activities.
Assists facilities management staff with Life Safety Code
assessment of hospital buildings, preparation of Statement of
Conditions, and ongoing monitoring of Plan for Improvement
Develops and directs programs for internal and external building
maintenance, and shares best practices with facilities
Serves as liaison between regional hospitals and corporate
contacts with respect to capital projects, physical facility
maintenance, and performance improvement and cost control
Assists individual hospital design/build teams as needed with
capital projects from initial planning through funding approval and
Networks with individual Directors of Facilities Management on
long-range planning, capital equipment replacement, construction,
renovations, alterations, and hospital/clinical needs.
Measures and monitors performance against the region’s strategy,
goals, and operational agenda to identify opportunities for
Interacts with Regional Directors of Facilities Management and
corporate Facilities Management as required to support priority
initiatives, and promote consistency and standardization
Travels within the region as required.
Meets position requirements and performs essential
Completes mandatory training and courses required by completion
Reports questionable or potentially unsafe situations, concerns,
complaints or harassment.
Interprets blueprints, works from sketches or verbal
instructions; possesses explicit knowledge of building-specific
Life Safety Code requirements in order to appropriately oversee
construction activities, maintain Code compliance, and administer
the Statement of Conditions reporting function.
Primary Location : Alabama-Birmingham-Encompass Health