Director East Orlando Engineering FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 12/3/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
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  • Job Family
  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Central Florida

Job Description


Director – Engineering – AdventHealth East Orlando

Location Address: 7727 Lake Underhill Rd, Orlando, FL 32822

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth East Orlando

  • AdventHealth East Orlando, a 265-bed community hospital, has been serving East Orlando residents since 1941 as an innovative local leader that fills a vital need in a fast-growing area

  • A recent 200,000 square-foot expansion project upgraded the hospital to 265 beds, with a spacious patient tower and 80 new private rooms designed to enhance the holistic care experience

  • Annual number of emergency cases: 89,018

Work Hours/Shift:
  • Full Time 8a – 5p, M-F
You Will Be Responsible For:  
  • Strategically plans, develops, coordinates and administers the daily operations of the Engineering department to provide services, repairs and preventative maintenance necessary to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the hospital.
  • Coordinates all utility shutdowns and notification to ensure the safety of the hospital and a comfortable physical environment for patients, visitors and staff. 
  • Provides oversight of minor construction and renovation projects ensuring timely and cost-effective completion and continuity of services. Acts as project liaison for the Office of Design & Construction run projects at the campus.
  • Proactively prepares facility for emergencies and/or disasters and ensures rapid response of the department and its resources in the event of an emergency or disaster. Leads remediation and recovery efforts with multiple departments and contractors when incident subsides.
  • Utilizes knowledge of mold and mildew remediation to direct staff to maintain a safe, healing environment.
  • Maintains the AdventHealth / DOH Water Management program(s), ensuring compliance and the safety of our utility and potable water systems.

What You Will Need:
  • Associate’s degree in Engineering, Business or related field or Technical Degree in related field
  • Three years of management/supervisory experience in a healthcare setting over the functions of engineering / facilities maintenance or construction.
  • Five years’ experience in a healthcare environment.
  • Certified Healthcare Engineer (CHE) designation from the Florida Healthcare Engineering Association within one year of orientation or equivalent.
  • Valid Class “E” Florida Driver’s license and driving record in accordance with AdventHealth policy.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, or related field (Preferred)
  • Certified Healthcare Facility Manager (CHFM) designation from the American Society for Healthcare Engineering or equivalent (recognized by ASHE and/or AHA) (Preferred)
Job Summary:

The Director of Engineering strategically plans, develops, coordinates, and administers all activities of the Engineering department and overall facility.  Provides expert level oversight of all complex construction and building initiatives, RFPs and associated costs and capital requests.  Directs the day to day operational activities for engineering services, repairs, landscaping, and facility maintenance necessary to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the hospital.  Maintains a comfortable physical environment for patients, visitors and staff in accordance with our Mission Integration Plan.  Ensures compliance with State and Federal standards relating to the hospital, system utilities, and equipment, and acts as key authority on disaster and emergency preparation and management for facility.   

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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