Plant Operations Manager in San Jose, CA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 10/23/2019

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Job Description


    San Jose Behavioral Health

  Director- Plant Operations

San Jose Behavioral Health helps individuals struggling with psychiatric and mental health disorders build a strong foundation for healing and recovery. Located in the heart of San Jose, our state of the art hospital is the leading provider of mental and behavioral health treatment for adults and adolescents.

As a leading provider of mental health treatment in Silicon Valley, San Jose Behavioral Health Hospital offers patientsthe resources and support needed to become well again. We supply world-class inpatient services to treat a wide range of behavioral health and co-occurring medical concerns. In choosing to come to our hospital for treatment, patients can benefit from our staff’s knowledge, experience, and dedication to helping them improve their life.

Comprehensive Care for All Ages

Position Summary:

The Director will  plan, supervise, coordinate and direct facility housekeeping and maintenance operations. The Manager maintains that the hospital is in a sanitary, attractive, safe, orderly condition, and in compliance with all regulatory standards. Position is responsible for approving timekeeping, employee evaluation, meeting applicable regulatory standards, approving supply orders and department strategic planning. Considerable knowledge of JCAHO standards, OSHA, state and local codes normally associated with behavioral health hospitals.

  • Oversee and direct maintenance personnel, laborers, custodians and outside contractors engaged in equipment or systems installation, facilities equipment repair, preventive maintenance, painting, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, grounds maintenance, housekeeping, dietary, transportation functions, and other projects.
  • Inspect buildings and physical plant; conduct building space studies; inspect construction, projects, and contractor installations progress for conformance to standards and specifications.
  • Budget, prepare cost estimates, bid sheets, bid documents, layouts, contracts, complete work orders, requisition equipment and supplies, process billings, and track budget expenses.
  • Plan for facility operation, building maintenance, grounds maintenance, and facility projects, renovations, modifications, etc. Analyze and resolve daily work problems.
  • Perform functions of campus safety officer.
  • Respond to emergency calls, including after-hour calls, to protect person or property from fire, water, or other hazards.
  • Works with medical director and dietician to provide oversight of dietary services assuring quality service and budgetary goals are met.
  • Direct transportation operations including maintenance of vehicles to provide optimum use of vehicles by hospital personnel.
  • Recommend expenditures for acquisition of new vehicles, maintenance of existing vehicles, and related equipment.
  • Responsible for the completion of all maintenance service requests as assigned. Maintain inventory controls for cost effective operations.
  • Assure safety standards are used which comply with all company, local, State and Federal guidelines.
  • Ensure compliance of all work related activities in a fair, ethical, and consistent manner.

Job Requirements

  • High School diploma/GED; Prefer BA/BS in Hospital Administration, Logistics, Engineering or a related field.
  • Five years’ experience in facilities management in a hospital setting with three year supervisory experience required.
  • Construction project management experience preferred.