Director - Facilities

MercyHealth Hospital
Rockton Avenue
Rockford, IL


Active Full Time Salaried (80 ppp) FTE 1.0, Day

Req # 11247

Administers and directs programs to maintain properties, buildings and equipment by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate managers, supervisors and support staff.

• Plans, organizes, directs and evaluates performance of department personnel.

• Develops department goals.

• Analyzes facilities related systems including but not limited to electrical, HVAC, plumbing, mechanical, structural and other related components.

• Inspects plant and evaluates use of space and facilities.  Plans, budgets, and schedules facilities related modifications including cost estimates, bid sheets, layouts, and contracts for construction, services and acquisitions.

• Performs audits to support facility planning.  Develops budget, long range plans, conceptual designs, and capital outlay requirements and documentation for assigned facilities.

• Formulates and coordinates program specifications, requirements for proposals and contracts, and associated documents.

• Acts as liaison to regulatory bodies having jurisdiction, public utility, environmental, and energy agencies.

• Inspects construction and installation progress to ensure conformance to established specifications.

• Reviews facilities and real estate documents for compliance with regulatory requirements, life safety aspects and suitability for occupancy.

• Oversees the coordination of building space allocation, layout, and related services.

• Oversees and directs maintenance personnel and workers engaged in equipment installation, facilities equipment repair, and preventive maintenance.

• Directs other department’s services as assigned per facility including but not limited to Safety, Security, Disaster Preparedness, Risk Management and Biomedical Services. Serves on various committees.

• Performs other duties assigned. 

Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; five to seven years of management experience in facilities and engineering services in a hospital. 

Passing the Driver’s License Check and/or Credit Check (for those positions requiring)
Passing the WI Caregiver Background Check and/or Illinois Health Care Workers Background Check
Must be able to follow written/oral instructions.

WORK CONTACT GROUP                      
Partners, physicians, patients/family, visitors, vendors

LEVEL OF SUPV/SUPERVISES                      
Directs managers, supervisors and  employees in the Maintenance department and other departments as assigned including but not limited to Bio-Medical Services, Safety, Security, Risk Management and Disaster Preparedness. Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units. Also directly supervises non-supervisory employees as assigned. Carries out directorship responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

FTE: 1/80PP


Posted: 8/20/2018