Director - Facilities

Sauk Prairie Healthcare

We are seeking a Director of our Facilities Department to:

  • Be responsible for all items related to facilities and energy management within the SPH system. 
  • Work in a scope of service that includes real estate management, facilitating long range planning, facilitating maintenance, alterations and operations, and disposal of physical plant facilities and equipment.
  • Be responsible for all engineering of replacement or repairs of HVAC equipment.
  • Function as Safety Director in the annual evaluation of the Environment of Care Management Plans in the following areas: Safety, Security, Disaster Preparedness, Hazardous Materials, Equipment, Life Safety and Utilities
    • Be heavily involved with the design, support, and construction of new construction and renovation projects. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering required. 
  • Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.


  • 8-10 years’ experience in maintenance and facilities management (5 of which are in a management and/or supervisory role).
    • Healthcare facilities management experience desirable.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

(This is not an all-inclusive list of knowledge, skills, and abilities. For further information please reach out to our human resource department to learn more.)

  • Ability to gather and analyze complex data for reports, budgets, and estimates for new construction or repairs in maintenance. 
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and specifications of new construction, installation, and maintenance of equipment. 
  • Project management skills.  Strong customer service skills. 
  • Strong organizational leadership skills to effectively promote and manage collaboration across departments and staff. 
  • Ability to plan and organize and to communicate effectively is essential. 
  • Ability to exercise initiative, judgment, discretion, decision-making, and problem-solving is vital. 
  • Position requires person who has good leadership skills, excellent human relations skills, and a commitment to quality.

Technical Responsibilities:

  • Overall responsibility for engineering and maintenance of SPH utility services, buildings, and grounds.
  • Administer and implement preventive maintenance programs to ensure uninterrupted operation of the entire physical plant, off-site clinics and surrounding buildings & grounds. Monitor applications to assure maximum effectiveness and ensures appropriate documentation of same.
  • Ensure periodic inspection of buildings and utility systems to determine need for alterations and repairs,
  • Serve as a liaison with State and other regulatory authorities inspecting buildings and utility systems. 
  • Maintain compliance with regulatory standards, including OSHA, DHS, and HFAP.  This includes required preparation and maintenance of records required by state, federal, or accrediting bodies.
  • Serve as an active member of the SPH Infection Control and/or Safety Committees.
  • Responsible for the selection and coordination of all maintenance/engineering service contractors. 
  • Participate in the recommendation and selection of architects and engineers, and ensures all contractual provisions are met along with established codes.
  • Develop, monitor, and control the maintenance department’s capital and operating budgets.


  • Full time position – 80 hours in a bi-weekly period (1.0 FTE)
  • Monday through Friday – primarily from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.


  • Competitive health and dental insurance options
  • Flexible paid time off to  balance work and life
  • Retirement plan with immediate vesting and employer match up to 5%
  • Free State-of-the-art fitness facility membership
  • Generous tuition reimbursement
  • Employer provided life and disability insurance

Organization Summary:

Sauk Prairie Healthcare is a nationally-recognized system of primary and specialty services headquartered in a new state-of-the-art facility. We set the standard for service excellence, patient safety, and overall quality.

For more detailed information about advancing your career as part of our team, please visit our website at or contact us direct at:   

Sauk Prairie Healthcare
Human Resources
90 Oak Street
Prairie du Sac, WI  53578
Phone:  (608) 643-7169
Fax:  (608) 643-7275

 Posted: April 25, 2018