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Director Plant Operations - Charlottesville, VA

Charlottesville, Virginia
Nonclinical Hospital Leadership

Job Description

UVA-HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital is currently looking for a Director of Plant Operations  to join our hospital leadership team.

The Plant Operations Director is responsible for ensuring that the HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital, satellite clinic(s) and all related building systems and equipment are installed and maintained in accordance Joint Commission standards and applicable local, state, and federal regulatory requirements.  In addition, this position coordinates and conducts the Environment of Care/Safety meetings and may serve as Safety Officer ensuring compliance with all regulatory agency requirements.  The Director coordinates and oversees preventive and corrective maintenance programs per the standards in the industry and equipment manufacturers' recommendations.

The Plant Operations Director is responsible for helping create an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by meeting or exceeding its goals, conveying the hospital mission to all staff, holding staff accountable for performance, motivating staff to improve performance and being responsible for the operation of the department, along with measurement, assessment and continuous improvement of the department's performance. This position will support cultural diversity by ensuring that the delivery of quality, equitable and culturally competent patient-centered care is provided; promoting and maintaining an inclusive work environment and culture that is respectful and accepting of diversity; and ensuring that cultural diversity and sensitivity training is part of new employee orientation on an on-going basis to meet the needs of the patient population served in the hospital.


UVA-HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital is a 50-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient and sports medicine rehabilitation services designed to return patients to leading active and independent lives.



Our hospital provides a wide range of physical rehabilitation services, a vast network of highly skilled, independent private practice physicians and HealthSouth therapists and nurses, and the most innovative equipment and rehabilitation technology, ensuring that all patients have access to the highest quality care.


515 Ray C. Hunt Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22903


Click here for a map and contact information on our location.



License or Certification:

- Membership in State or National Healthcare Engineering Association preferred.

 - CHFM Preferred.

- Valid Driver's License.

Education, Training and Years of Experience:

- Bachelor's degree and/or 5-7 years of hospital maintenance and/or construction experience in a healthcare setting required.

Address: PO Box 3817, Charlottesville 22903
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1724548