Director of Facilities Management

Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) is a vibrant, innovative health system that serves everyone in their communities. With over 140,000 patients in Boston’s metro-north region, CHA is proud to provide the health care people need most in their lives.

CHA was created in 1996 when Cambridge and Somerville Hospitals merged as a state-approved Independent public authority. The system later acquired Whidden Hospital in Everett, MA. CHA is now an integrated delivery system with 2 hospital campuses, CHA Everett Hospital and CHA Cambridge Hospital, and offsite campuses.

Key clinical services include primary care, behavioral health, emergency care, surgery and specialty care, hospital care, maternity care and state-of-the-art testing services. These are offered at convenient neighborhood locations. CHA patients have seamless access to advanced care for rare or complex conditions at its clinical partners – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and Mass. General Hospital for Children (MGHfC).

Position Description

Reporting to the Vice President, Facilities and Support Services, the Director of Facilities Management at Everett Hospital will lead the team to support safe, continuous daily operations by providing routine maintenance, inspections, alterations, and repairs throughout the hospital. 

In addition, the Director is responsible for department operations and performance to achieve financial, strategic, and operational goals, including maintenance, design, and construction; and oversight of maintenance managers included. The Director is also responsible for directing and coordinating, in conjunction with outside consultants, construction activities. The Director will ensure compliance with state building codes, local zoning ordinances, OSHA, The Joint Commission, NFPA, EPA, DEP, CMS, and the Department of Public Health.  

CHA seeks a mission-driven, innovative, and decisive Director of Facilities Management leader. The Director will work and collaborate with local site leadership in ensuring environmentally clean, safe, and secure physical facilities. A commitment to patient safety and security, customer satisfaction, efficient use of resources, teamwork, innovation, and performance improvement is required.

Everett Hospital consists of 235,000 square feet and 162 licensed beds. The Direct is also responsible for offsite properties, roughly 460,000 square feet of additional management responsibility. Everett Hospital is a busy community hospital serving the 200,000 residents of Everett, Revere, Chelsea, Winthrop, and Malden.  There are 12 FTEs.

Qualifications

The select Director of Facilities Management candidate will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Business, or a related field. In lieu of a degree, hospital-specific, director-level experience may be considered. Five years in facility and maintenance operations and/or design and construction experience in healthcare organizations and/or hospital facilities is required, as is financial and budgeting skill. Certified Healthcare Facility Management certification is preferred. 

Experience having managed and/or worked with a diverse workforce that is covered under the provisions of a collective bargaining agreement, along with substantial experience managing contract service providers and consultants, is preferred. The ability to implement and manage within an environment that requires continuous quality improvement is required.

Covid vaccination is required.     

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