The salary is unclassified on our scale and will be tailored to fit the individual and his/her experience.
Internal Number: A543644
The Executive Director of Facilities and Maintenance reports to the Enterprise Chief Facilities Officer directly with a matrixed (dotted line) relationship to the Chief Operating Officer of the MUHA Charleston Division. The Executive Director has responsibilities for Medical (Hospital and Ambulatory) and University functions. This position is the primary oversight for Charleston division hospital, ambulatory and business (as defined by occupancy type) facilities.
Oversees Facilities Operations and Maintenance, ensuring that mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems, and all other equipment are functioning effectively and efficiently, and in compliance with all life safety, fire safety, environment of care, and other regulatory requirements and codes. This role ensures all corrective and preventative maintenance are completed accurately and in a timely fashion, and that all related documentation is maintained in accordance with hospital and regulatory standards. This position responds to and addresses all utilities and life safety disruptions in a timely manner, and communicating all outages and/or repair delays in a professional, timely manner to the affected areas.
Master’s degree in Engineering, Architecture, Facilities, Construction Management or Engineering Technology and minimum of 10 years’ related work experience, a minimum of 7 years’ of which must have been in a supervisory capacity. Will consider candidates without a Master's but must be obtained/completed with in 2 years of hire. Broad knowledge of HVAC, mechanical and electrical repair and systems, utilities, and total building systems associated with the healthcare or higher education industry.
• Experience managing design and construction for large facility capital infrastructure projects.
• Must have strong operational, design, planning, and contracting background, as well as experience in coordination of major medical equipment/systems installations.
• Strong verbal and written communication as well as computer skills are essential.
Required Licensure, Certifications, Registrations: Preferred - Certification in Health care building construction or healthcare facilities management preferred. OR Registration as a professional engineer or architect, and/or code certifications and/or healthcare related certifications desired.
Founded in 1824 in Charleston, MUSC is home to the oldest medical school in the South as well as the state's only integrated academic health sciences center, with a unique charge to serve the state through education, research and patient care. Each year, MUSC educates and trains more than 3,000 students and 850 residents and fellows in six colleges: Dental Medicine, Graduate Studies, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy. MUSC brought in more than $328 million in biomedical research funds in fiscal year 2021, continuing to lead the state in obtaining this funding.
As the clinical health system of the Medical University of South Carolina, MUSC Health is dedicated to delivering the highest quality and safe patient care while training generations of compassionate, competent health care providers to serve the people of South Carolina and beyond. Close to 25,000 care team members provide care for patients at 14 hospitals with approximately 2,500 beds and 5 additional hospital locations in development, more than 300 telehealth sites and nearly 750 care locations situated in the Lowcountry, Midlands, Pee Dee and Upstate regions of South Carolina. In 2021, for the seventh consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report named MUSC Health the No. 1 hospital in South Carolina.