Director of Engineering

Employer
Sunrise Senior Living
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
Feb 01, 2017
Closes
Oct 31, 2017
Industry
Engineering, Retail
Hours
Full Time
JOB OVERVIEW

"Sunrise is the best place that I've ever worked, simply because of the people. We provide quality care in an environment that feels like home. Our focus is doing what’s right for the resident. For me, that’s a big breath of fresh air."

- Sunrise Leader


At Sunrise, our Director of Facilities is responsible for providing overall leadership and management of the facilities management operations in Full Service communities.
RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS

Responsibilities:
- Directs and manages all Maintenance activities (HVAC, Electrical, Fire Protection Systems, Grounds and Building Maintenance, Life Safety, Security, System Engineering and Transportation Services) in order to maintain efficient, effective, and consistent operating procedures 24/7 including but not limited to general and preventative maintenance, grounds maintenance, safety and environment
- Ensures compliance with administrative, legal and regulatory requirements of all governmental, accrediting agencies (DOH, L&I, Life Safety, OSHA) and Sunrise Senior Living quality service standards, as they relate to Environmental Services, Maintenance and Life Safety to ensure that the facility is survey ready at all times
- Supervising and managing team members

Qualifications:
- Two (2) years supervisory and management experience including hiring staff, coaching, performance management daily operations supervision, discipline and counseling
- Three (3) years facilities experience demonstrating extensive knowledge of systems such as HVAC, plumbing, electrical, mechanical and code compliance
- Certification may be required per state requirements
- Experience preferred in maintaining water source heat pumps
- Possess extensive knowledge of all fire & life safety regulations and OSHA regulations
- To be successful you will need to have the ability to handle multiple priorities, possess written and verbal skills for effective communication, be competent in organizational, time management skills and demonstrate good judgment, problem solving and decision making skills
- Proficiency in computer skills, Microsoft Office & the ability to learn new applications

Sunrise maintains a drug-free work environment and all offers of employment with Sunrise are conditioned on submitting to and successfully completing and passing a drug and alcohol test.
ABOUT SUNRISE

Sunrise Senior Living has championed quality of life in senior care for more than 30 years. We believe team members are our greatest resource and are looking for people who share our commitment to provide quality care for seniors and their families. It's no surprise that many of the world's leading experts in Senior Living entrust their career to Sunrise.

At Sunrise, you will…

Make a Difference Every Day
We are passionate about our mission — to champion quality of life for all seniors. We deliver high-quality care with a personal touch and encourage our residents to enjoy life to the fullest.

Be Part of a Uniquely Supportive Community
The care-focused environment we create for residents extends to our team members. We offer programs, rewards, and benefits to help you live your best.

Ignite Your Potential
We believe potential has no limits. We offer best-in-class leadership development programs designed to grow our leaders. We are committed to helping our team members achieve their career goals.