Carolinas Medical Center (CMC) is the flagship hospital of Carolinas Healthcare System, now knownas Atrium Health. CMC is distinguished throughout the United States for excellent patient care and medical expertise.
Reporting to the Assistant Vice-President, Facilities Operations Leader, the Director/Senior Service Leader provides innovative and strategic leadership for the medical center’s physical plant while maintaining the overview and management of Plant Operations and Maintenance. The Director willassure that Plant Operations and Maintenance functions are compliant with applicable federal, state and local ordinances, and with The Joint Commission standards. Understanding of and experience in the planning, design, and construction process, in a healthcare setting, is highly desired.
The Director will be accountable for operations at two locations: Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte and CMC Mercy, also in Charlotte and located roughly 2 miles away from CMC. In total, the Leader will have accountability for roughly 3 million square feet of space and 70 employees at the 2 locations. The Director will be responsible for setting the strategic direction and managing the operational, financial, strategic, and personnel activities of the Department to provide a safe and supportive environment of care for patients, families, physicians, and staff.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or Architecture, or a Bachelor’s Degree in non-related field with 10 years of progressive experience in healthcare facilities management, required. Candidates with 5 years experience in a 450 bed facility or more than 1,000,000 square feet with multiple site responsibilities highly preferred. Course work or seminar training in building codes is preferred.