We are seeking an Associate Director, Fire & Life Safety to join our Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Department . This is a great leadership opportunity for someone passionate about healthcare, as well as Fire and Life Safety.
As the Associate Director, Fire & Life Safetyyou will:
Directly manage fire and life safety programs to ensure enterprise-wide compliance with all applicable Federal, State and Local regulations, and MSK internal and industry standards, and requirements. Key programs include fire safety, life safety, fire suppression and protection, fire safety training, fire safety plans and regulatory inspections.
Assess current programs to identify new performance goals, strategies, and metrics.
Lead and manage a team of EHS Safety Advisors and develop effective implementation of EHS programs and services with other EHS staff, service departments, laboratories, healthcare, ambulatory healthcare, clinical and non-clinical personnel.
Conduct program audits, evaluations, and regulatory reviews to ensure compliance and establish efficiencies.
Assist Director, Fire & Life Saftety with oversight of fire and life safety programs, respond to emergencies during business and non-business hours (on rotation) and provide general support to the EHS team.
Background in fire/safety with at least 7 years experience.
Experience in a healthcare setting preferred.
FDNY Fire & Life Safety Director Certificate of Fitness (F89).
Proven understanding of Joint Commission performance standards, federal, state and local environmental regulations and relevant codes, including NFPA, FDNY, OSHA, IFC.
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.