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Life Safety Code Surveyors review assigned functions in Environment of Care throughout the United States.
Provides general evaluation services, education, and consultation consistent with applicable Joint Commission standards, policies, and protocols.
Determines the degree of compliance with applicable standards, specifically NFPA101 Life Safety Code.
Bachelor’s degree in related field required, Masters' degree in related field preferred.
College degree must be from accredited institutions of higher learning.
Eight years of hospital experience in engineering or safety management (mechanical, electrical, civil, biomedical, safety officer, or occupational safety and health specialist), including at least five years in a management position. Knowledge of Joint Commission Environment of Care Standards (required) including Life Safety Code (NFPA101) and experience with a minimum of two Joint Commission accreditation surveys.
Specialized knowledge of building systems, utility systems, and fire protection systems (smoke detection and sprinklers).
Certification/Licensure/Registration: Current certification/licensure/registration in a field related to plant, technology, and safety management (i.e., Certified Healthcare Facility Manager (CHFM), Certified Healthcare Safety Professional (CHSP), Healthcare Environmental Manager (HEM), Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Professional Engineer (PE) or able to attain within one year of hire.
Must be able to lift 25 lbs., climb stairs and ladders.
The Joint Commission offers opportunities for a highly diverse team of health care professionals with extensive clinical and administrative leadership experience to save and enhance countless lives in a new way. Take your skills to a broader or global level and be empowered to make a difference in how health care is delivered. Apply your knowledge in a setting where innovative ideas and insights from individuals of every background help to set even greater standards of care.