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The Project Lead Facilities Safety and Compliance is responsible for Life Safety, Environment of Care Standards, Statement of Conditions, Hazardous Waste and Asbestos Program. This position will lead, direct, and implement the programs listed above. The position will provide support to the Construction, Facilities, Environmental Services Department and Off-Site properties. The position will consult with the following standards: Joint Commission, DC Department of Health, EPA, DCRA, OSHA, Architects, Engineers, Construction Managers, Space Management, International codes & standards, and other regulatory agencies. Responsible to maintain all policies and procedures for all relevant areas within facilities, train staff as appropriate, and ensure all staff are in compliance with regulatory requirements.
Minimum Education Bachelor's Degree In Engineering or other related field required. (Required) Master's Degree In Business Administration, Hospital Administration, Public Administration or other related regulatory field preferred. (Preferred)
Minimum Work Experience 3 years Healthcare or other related industry experience required. (Required)
Required Skills/Knowledge Expertise in the area of Joint Commission regulations including the requirements of Life Safety, Environment of Care Standards, Statement of Condition. Strong knowledge of EPA, OSHA, DOH and DCRA and other regulatory agencies. Excellent proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Archibus, and CAD Excellent customer service skills, collaborator and educator. Preferred: Demonstrated leadership and management skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Experienced in interpersonal communication.
Internal Number: 210001JD
About Childrens National Health
Children’s National Health System, based in Washington, D.C., has been serving the nation’s children since 1870 and is ranked among the top five pediatric hospitals in the country. Children’s National is #1 for babies for a second consecutive year and is ranked in every specialty evaluated by U.S. News & World Report, including placement in the top 10 for: Cancer (#7), Neurology and Neurosurgery (#5), Orthopaedics (#8), Pulmonology(#9), Nephrology (#6) and Diabetes and Endocrinology (a tie for #10). This pediatric health system has been designated two times as a Magnet® hospital, a designation given to hospitals that demonstrate the highest standards of nursing and patient care delivery. Children’s National offers expert care through a convenient, community-based primary care network and specialty outpatient centers in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, including the Maryland suburbs and Northern Virginia. Home to the Children’s Research Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children’s National is one of the nation’s top NIH-funded pediatric institutions. Children’s National is recognized for its expertise and innovation in pediatric care and as a strong voice for children through advocacy at the local, regional and national levels.