Essential: • Bachelor Degree Education specialization: Essential: • Electrical or Mechanical Engineering degree preferred. Five year or more Health Care Supervisory experience may be substituted for Degree.
Summary: Under the direction of Director of Engineering and Safety To plan, coordinate and control St Joseph Health Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital /Petaluma Valley Hospital and other off site buildings Environment of Care and Safety functions.
Must have knowledge of applicable building code and other regulatory codes applicable to Hospitals.
Management of Environment of Care (EOC) Safety and Life Safety Plans in order to minimize hazards and reduce risk of injury to patients, visitors, and employees is a major responsibility of this position.
Under direction of Director of Engineering and safety Environment of Care /Safety Manager is responsible for the Safety of all physical facilities, as they currently exist, and providing for an uninterrupted flow of utilities based upon existing design criteria. Responsible for assessment and recommendations for facilities performance reliability including preventative and predictive maintenance and infrastructure replacements. Provides coordination of regulatory compliance activities including life safety and environment of care standards compliance in all facilities. Responsibilities: •
Directs and coordinates safe Facility operations at multiple facilities/locations, including off sites locations. •
Develops a program strategy to establish and implement policies and procedures for operations, including facility maintenance, preventative maintenance. •
Coordinate Infection control processes with Clinical infection control manager.
Develops, implements and actively manages a program of Infection Control management as it applies to construction and maintenance activities. Evaluates, maintains and monitors the performance of the St Joseph Facility Maintenance. •
Interprets and enforces organizational and departmental policies and procedures. •
Establishes and actively manages a program of facility life safety including but not limited to managing and maintaining facility life safety systems and infrastructure (fire and smoke suppression and detection systems , fire/smoke compartmentalization and doors, egress path management, illumination and signage, Documents all Life Safety activities. •
Develops and oversees Interim Life Safety Measures (ILSM) program to compensate when life safety systems in facilities are compromised or impaired. Documents all ILSM activities. •
Serves as a Chair Person of the Environment of Care committee. •
Attends educational forums for healthcare facility operations management. •
Assist Director in developing departmental operating budget to ensure that operations are within budget. •
. Ensures departmental compliance with all PSJH / regulatory requirements. •
In absence of Director this position will be responsible for Engineering Department activities and management. Related to code compliance and Safety
Supports organizational visions, values and strategies. •
Directs and coordinates safe facility operations at multiple facilities and location. Ensures departmental compliance with all internal organization and external regulatory requirements.
Develops a program strategy to establish and implement policies and procedures for operations, including routine maintenance, and preventative maintenance.
Develops, implements, and actively manages program for Infection Control management as it applies to construction and maintenance activities; evaluates, maintains, and monitors the performance of facilities within area of responsibility; coordinates Infection control processes with Clinical Infection Control leadership.
Establishes and actively manages program for facility life safety including but not limited to managing and maintaining life safety systems and infrastructure (e.g., fire/smoke suppression and detection systems, fire/smoke compartmentalization and doors, egress path management, illumination and signage) and safety training, documents all life safety activities, and produces required Safety Reports.
Develops and oversees Interim Life Safety Measures (ILSM) program to mitigate for circumstances when life safety systems in facilities are compromised or impaired and documents all ILSM activities.
Interprets and enforces organizational and departmental policies and procedures; supports organizational visions, values and strategies.
Serves as Chair of the Environment of Care committee.
Assists Director in developing departmental operating budget and assists in ensuring that operations remain within budget.
Attends educational forums for healthcare facility operations management.
•In Director’s absence, this position is responsible for Engineering Department activities and management.
Additional Salary Information: Subject to discussion
Internal Number: R303173
About Providence St joseph Health
The people of St. Joseph Health have worked for 53 years to improve health and quality of life in California's North Bay region, starting in Sonoma County, where the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange opened the doors of Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital in 1950. Today, we continue the mission begun by the Sisters and continued through the St. Joseph Health Ministry of extending the healing ministry of Jesus to those we serve through an integrated spectrum of primary, urgent, acute, outpatient, palliative care and regional referral services. Sonoma County entities aligned with St. Joseph Health include the 278-bed Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, the region's only Level II trauma center, as well as the 80-bed Petaluma Valley Hospital. Our services also encompass three Urgent Care centers, Hospice of Petaluma, Memorial Hospice and North County Hospice, the Annadel Medical Group, as well as the St. Joseph Home Care Network. We act as a regional referral hub for outlying hospitals, while also providing outpatient behavioral health care, education to promote health and prevent chronic disease, rehabilitation, oral health care, community benefit programs, and more, all fostering health and quality of life throughout the area.