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Director Facilities Management

Company: West Park Hospital-WY-US
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: September 12, 2020

Job Description:

We’re a New Orleans-based, non-profit health system on a mission: to provide the best possible care for every person and parish in Louisiana and beyond, and to put a little more heart and soul into healthcare along the way. And that means we do things a little differently around here.

Treating people like family is the LCMC Health way, and it always has been. Founded by Louisiana’s only freestanding children’s hospital, we’ve grown into a healthcare system that’s built to serve the unique needs of our communities and families.

Today, we offer five hospital locations: Children’s Hospital, Touro, University Medical Center New Orleans, New Orleans East Hospital, and West Jefferson Medical Center. We also offer a network of urgent care centers across the greater New Orleans area. With over 2,000 board-certified physicians specializing in everything from head to toe, our community can count on us to provide the right care, right where they need it.

About the position

The Director of Facilities Management provides leadership for facilities maintenance, engineering, grounds, mail, and laundry. This position is responsible for providing services, repair and maintenance to ensure the safe, comfortable, and efficient operation of the hospital. This position is subject to extended hours and emergency call back.


A Bachelor's degree with a job-related major is required. Requires a minimum of 5 years of demonstrated facilities management experience in healthcare or similar industry. Professional license such as a registered engineer or architect preferred.

An Associate degree, trade school diploma, CHFM certification with 7 years of demonstrated facilities management experience in healthcare or similar industry may be accepted in lieu of a bachelor’s degree.


Requires considerable knowledge of plant operations, equipment, and maintaining the physical environment. A thorough knowledge of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) codes, OSHA, and FGI Guidelines is essential. Requires excellent communication, leadership, computer, and interpersonal skills. Ability to balance multiple priorities and deadlines with good coordination and organizational skills. Ability to work well with people and all departments of the hospital and handle stressful situations in a calm manner.


Establishes and manages corrective and preventive maintenance programs to maintain building, grounds, and equipment

Coordinates maintenance activities with other departments in order to ensure safe and efficient operations of the hospital

Manages the procurement/generation of all utilities, distribution systems, and equipment

Recommends development of physical plant and reviews/approves plans of construction

Manages contractors, architects, engineers, material and equipment suppliers for renovations

Maintains records in compliance with all regulatory agencies

Prepares and maintains required departmental budgets

Actively participates in regulatory survey events

Leads environment of care efforts, including guidance of facility safety officer

Responsible for the Environment of Care, and Life Safety standards of the Joint Commission along with other regulatory agencies

Provides direct oversight for personnel including upholding behavioral competencies

Active in departmental quality and performance improvement projects

Serves and participates on committees and task forces as required

Keywords: West Park Hospital-WY-US, New Orleans , Director Facilities Management, Other , New Orleans, Louisiana

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