Director of Plant Operations I

Senior Life Style   •  

Washington, DC

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers


Less than 5 years

Posted 69 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Position Summary:

The Plant Operations Director is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the physical plant including, building, grounds and all Maintenance. Coordinates and performs housekeeping services to assure a high standard of cleanliness both inside and outside the building. Supervises the engineers and housekeepers and may be required to supervise other staff positions. This position is a working director and reports to the Executive Director.

Essential Functions

Essential Functions:

  • In consultation with the Executive Director, hires, trains, disciplines and terminates department staff in accordance with Senior Lifestyle Corporation human resources policies.
  • Implements and maintains preventative maintenance programs. (TELS and daily checklist)
  • Coordinates compliance with local, state, and federal building codes and guidelines, MSDS, OSHA, EPA regulations, fire codes and other relevant rules and regulations.
  • Coordinates with contractors and venders making sure insurance and licenses are current.
  • Conducts regular inspections of all Life Safety Systems including fire extinguishers, sprinkler and alarm systems.
  • Works closely with Executive Director in creating, scheduling capital budgets.
  • Establishes and obtains bids for all capital projects.
  • Coordinates annual maintenance and deep cleaning programs for apartments and common areas.
  • Coordinates necessary repairs and maintenance in apartments and common areas including refurbishment for move-ins.
  • Ensures that the outside of the property is maintained including landscaping and snow removal.
  • Coordinates the removal of garbage and trash for the property.
  • Coordinates Staffing schedules to ensure the proper maintenance and cleaning of office public spaces, residential apartments and grounds.
  • Prepares and follows approved budget.
  • Maintains utility consumption and expense files.
  • Maintains inventory control for all general supplies parts and equipment.
  • Maintains all required Maintenance and housekeeping files.
  • Schedules and conducts training sessions and department meetings.
  • Informs Executive Director of any resident issues or concerns.
  • Prepares resident charges/billing for extra services when applicable.
  • Understand and implements the role of the departments safety and disaster plan.
  • Participate in the Manager on Duty program.
  • Obtain a Certified Pool Operators license.
  • Attends all required training, in-service and staff meetings.
  • Ensure that all company uniform and grooming standards for the department are followed.
  • Strives to maintain a safe working environment through the preservation of equipment and the achievement of safe working practices.
  • Maintains a positive and professional demeanor towards residents, visitors, families and co-workers.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures of Senior Lifestyle Corporation.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Qualifications/Skills/Educational Requirements:

  • An Associate's Degree or equivalent from a two year college or technical school: or Two years related experience and/or training equivalent combination of education and applicable experience.