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Compass Group, North America CHIEF ENGINEER - KANSAS CITY in KANSAS CITY, Kansas

Posted Date: Aug 26, 2020

Position Title: ENGINEER, CHIEF

Reports To: General Manager

Crothall Healthcare is a Compass One Company that provides specialized, high-quality, innovative, and responsive support services exclusively to the healthcare industry. Crothall serves many of the Top 100 Hospitals among their 1200 healthcare clients and across the nation in 39 states. Crothall has earned a spot on the Top 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2013, 2014, and 2015, and a Becker’s Healthcare Top Places to Work in 2016. Our core services include: Environmental Services, Patient Transport, Laundry & Linen, Facilities Management, Healthcare Technology Solutions, and Ambulatory Services. For more information, go to www.crothall.com.

Job Summary

Handles the administration and maintenance of the central plant, equipment, and both the generation of all utilities and their distribution systems. Works under the direction of the General Manager.


-Plans, organizes, and controls activities of maintenance department to keep staff engaged in maintaining, repairing, and renovating plant and facilities

-Assists the Lead Engineer, inspects equipment to determine operating condition

-Regulates flow of gas, oil and water for proper control of boilers and auxiliary equipment

-Evaluates operating conditions by inspection and review of equipment logbooks to detect malfunctioning of equipment

-Performs daily inspections of equipment to determine the need for adjustments and repair

-Makes chemical tests of water in boilers and alters content of chemicals as required

-Supervises internal and external cleaning of boilers

-Monitors and maintains cooling towers, chilled water pumps, condenser water pumps, make-up water pumps, domestic water pumps, sump pumps, ejector pumps, fire pumps, system strainers and blow downs

-Takes remedial action as required in response to alarm conditions or system failures as observed or reported.

-Directly supervises the Plant Engineers

-Maintains and follows all established safety and security procedures as established by Plant Manager.

-Assists with preparation of department records in compliance of JCAHO, HLAC and Hygenically Clean.

-Works with the Director of Plant Operations in the coordination of construction and renovation programs for the facility

-Assists with responsibilities of the department and shares weekend duties with other managers when required

-Assists in coordination of the facility’s fire response team

-Performs departmental and other related duties as required


-Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent work experience or other completion of advanced courses related to management skills, technical engineering and the functions of a Plant Operations and Maintenance Department

-The ability to read, comprehend, and transmit complicated detailed instructions in writing and verbally

-Proficient knowledge of all Microsoft applications

-Excellent communication skills

-Follow up and attention to details

Apply to Crothall today!

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

*Req ID: *418894

Crothall Healthcare