Providence Health & Services Manager, Facility Maintenance Services - Valdez, AK in Valdez, Alaska


Providence is calling a Manager, Facility Maintenance Services to Providence Valdez Medical Center in Valdez, Alaska.

We are seeking a Manager, Facility Maintenance Services to provide leadership in a manner that promotes teamwork, continuous improvement, learning, resident & patient satisfaction and standards of service for residents, patients and staff. The Manager of Support Services is responsible for the oversight of Facilities Maintenance.

In this position you will:

  • Establish and maintain plans for effective management of financial, human, material and informational resources within support services departments including preparing and operating the assigned departments/cost centers budget to include capital, personnel and expense budgets; establishing goals/objectives for assigned departments; and maintaining managerial competence.

  • Serve as a professional role model for staff, demonstrating creativity, vision, insight, energy, and commitment, supporting pursuit the mission of the organization, adherence to its Core Values, and fostering its operational and financial success in its service to those in need.

  • Responsible for the development, approval and implementation of related standards of practice and delivery mechanisms which support Critical Access Hospital, Long Term Care and Counseling Center philosophies and licensing regulations.

  • Participate and collaborate with administration and clinical representatives in developing the organization’s mission, strategic plans, budgets, resource allocation, operation plans and policy making decisions.

  • Participate in developing and implementing mechanisms for collaboration between all departments. Devises and maintains formal and informal communication systems in support of quality care delivery and consistent staff management.

  • Initiates and participates in the training and education of staff members.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • At least five years of progressively responsible general support services management experience.

  • Five (5) years of experience in the installation, repair, and maintenance of mechanical, electrical and stationary systems; a strong working knowledge of electrical/plumbing operations.

  • Experience and knowledge in reading and interpreting blueprints and schematics.

  • Knowledge of the safe and efficient operation of steam, hydronic boilers, HVAC systems, heat exchangers, and assorted sub-systems.

  • Current Alaska driver’s license with clean driving record and proof of current vehicle insurance.

  • Fire extinguisher/sprinkler inspection certification completed within 1 year.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • A Bachelor’s degree.

  • Previous management in a support services function within a healthcare related organization.

About the Providence Valdez Medical Center

Providence Valdez Medical Center is an 11 bed Critical Access Hospital co-located with a licensed 10 bed Long Term Care facility. Our team of physicians, nurses, therapists, technicians, clinicians and support staff provide quality and compassionate inpatient and outpatient health care to patients and residents. Our state of the art facility, built in 2004, is able to provide a wide array services including acute, emergency, Labor and Delivery, Radiology, Ultrasound, CT Scan, DEXA scan, CLIA certified laboratory, Rehab services including Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapies.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: Alaska-Valdez

Req ID: 137668