Matheny Hospital and Education Center is a 101 bed acute care hospital with focus on children and adults with medically complex developmental disabilities. Accompanied by a special education school providing academics, combined with functional life skills, Matheny provides a comprehensive outpatient center meeting the health care needs of people with all types of disabilities in the community. Matheny also trains healthcare professionals, therapists and educators in how to work effectively with persons who have developmental disabilities.
Matheny’s main campus in Peapack, NJ, is home to 101 children and adults with developmental disabilities. Its five group homes, located in Somerset and Warren counties, provide a residence in the community for an additional 30 adults. Many of the children and adults currently at Matheny, in addition to their primary diagnoses, have a long list of associated clinical conditions such as vision and hearing deficits, seizure disorders, mental retardation and dysphagia, with resulting aspiration problems.
Fully accredited and nationally recognized by the Joint Commission for safe and effective quality care. More information can be found at www.matheny.org
Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Director of Facilities Management shall perform duties which include oversight of the operation and maintenance of facilities and grounds; compliance; and construction and renovation. The selected candidate will help develop the initiatives of the hospital’s Environment of Care program for all patients, staff and visitors in full compliance with regulatory agencies and best practices.
The successful professional will develop and implement programs to maintain and regenerate the institution’s assets and insure effective operations for 170K sf institutional facilities.