Director of Facility Operations and Maintenance

Augusta Health | Fishersville, Virginia 22939

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: October 20, 2021
Opportunity Code: 29267


Leadership for Facilities Operations and Maintenance Across More than a Million Square Feet in Virginia’s Beautiful Shenandoah Valley

The Position

  • The Director of Facilities Operations and Maintenance is the key leader for the Plant Operations department, which is responsible for the facility structures and building systems of the hospital campus and satellite clinics that spans more than a million square feet.
  • Reporting to the Administrative Director of Engineering, Facilities, and Operations, the Director oversees a team of 26 FTEs that covers the areas of maintenance, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, painting, and general mechanics.
  • Additional day-to-day oversight includes repairs, corrective and preventative efforts, department workflow, process improvement, operating and capital budgets, contract management, regulatory compliance, and the Utility Management Program. 
  • The Director must be a collaborative partner to stakeholders across the health system to support the essential clinical functions of the hospital.
  • Must bring 5+ years in a supervisory role, including healthcare experience related to facility planning and design, facility or project management, or maintenance and operations.
  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Advanced certification preferred (e.g. Professional Engineer, Certified Energy Manager, Certified Maintenance Professional, Certified Healthcare Facility Manager). 

The Organization

  • Augusta Health is a mission-driven, independent, nonprofit, community health system located on a 230-acre campus in Virginia’s scenic Shenandoah Valley.
  • This 255-bed community hospital in Fishersville, Virginia offers highly trained physicians, state-of-the-art technology and an exceptional level of patient care.
  • Becker’s Hospital Review for “100 Great Community Hospitals” recognized Augusta Health’s quality, patient satisfaction and overall excellence for eight years straight.
  • Augusta Health has received the Healthgrades 2018 America's 50 Best Hospitals Award, marking the fourth consecutive year that Augusta Health has been awarded this recognition for clinical quality.
  • The hospital maintains nationally accredited chest pain center and breast center programs.
  • Augusta Health employs an integrated multispecialty group, Augusta Medical Group (AMG), comprised of approximately 200 physicians and advanced practice providers.
  • Augusta Health has been recognized as a U.S. News & World Report “Best Regional Hospital” in the Shenandoah Valley for 2020-2021.

The Community 

  • Fishersville, Virginia, is nestled between Waynesboro and Staunton in Northern Virginia and offers a great family and educational atmosphere with a lower-than-average cost of living. If you want a quiet town located only minutes away from a handful of bustling places to visit, you'll find it in Fishersville. Within three hours is Washington, DC, and Virginia Beach.
  • The Fishersville community includes Augusta County and the cities of Staunton and Waynesboro. Approximately 122,000 people live in the Augusta County, Staunton and Waynesboro region, and more than 200,000 in the entire service area of Augusta Health. Staunton was named “one of the best small towns in America” by Smithsonian magazine.
  • The Shenandoah Valley is one of the most scenic in the U.S. with the Blue Ridge Mountains at its eastern border and the Allegheny Mountains, including the Great North Mountain, at its western border. This area is a treasure land of natural wonders and historical, cultural, and shopping activities. The region boasts numerous Civil War Trails, Grand Caverns and Natural Chimneys, and an abundance of fine dining and lodging facilities.
  • Cultural options include community and professional theatre, musical performing arts, historic sites, museums, libraries, art galleries, and artisan centers.



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