Pottstown Hospital
Director of Facilities and Support Services
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Pottstown Map
Posted: 12/08/2019
Closing: 01/07/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 10 year(s)
Pottstown Hospital
Job description

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives

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Responsibilities

The Director of Facilities provides the daily administrative leadership for Planning, Engineering, Design, Construction and Preventative Maintenance of all hospital owned properties. Coordinates Facility Services with the hospital’s Mission and Value Statements. Establishes and maintains capital project budgets and schedules. Serves as liaison with governmental agencies, acquiring necessary approvals assuring compliance with relevant codes. Develops long range plans for the efficient operation and maintenance of facilities, grounds and utility systems. Serves on various committees including the Hospital Safety Committee, the Multidisciplinary QI Committee, and the Emergency Preparedness Committee.



Qualifications

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree with emphasis on Facilities Management or related field. Master's Degree preferred.

Experience:

  • 10 years facilities management experience in a healthcare setting.

  • Detailed knowledge of hospital specific codes and standards for construction, renovations and operations including JCAHO, DOH, NFPA, BOCA, OSHA, ADA, and GCEH.

  • Working knowledge of building trades including Electrical, Plumbing, HVAC-R & Carpentry.

  • Knowledgeable in Preventative Maintenance Scheduling.

  • Knowledgeable in Capital Planning and Budgeting.

  • Experienced coordinator of Architectural, Engineering and Construction Services.

  • Computer Literate.

Director of Facilities and Support Services