Facilities Engineering Quality Test Engineer - Ben Taub Hospital
Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966. Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes.
Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities. Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its three hospitals: Ben Taub, LBJ and Quentin Mease.
Established by voter referendum to enhance the level of charity care available in the community, Harris Health System has often received national recognition for serving those in need and for its achievements in operational excellence, such as being named to the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Most Wired Hospitals lists by the American Hospital Association’s Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.
Additionally, Harris Health System is pleased that each of its three hospitals — Ben Taub, Lyndon B. Johnson and Quentin Mease — achieved Pathway to Excellence™ designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
The Facility Engineering Quality Assurance Test Engineer is an integral part of a Facility Engineering¿s regulatory compliance and system validation team. Participate in the department performance improvement and continuous quality improvement (CQI) activities. Oversee, assist, and provide technical training work as assigned, including project estimates, contractor coordination., will oversee and direct the testing of Utility and Life Safety regulatory compliance on facility activities (e.g elevators, Generators, air handlers, medical gas systems, air compressors, vacuum Systems, Sprinklers, Fire Alarms system etc.) to ensure required testing and documentation are provided in accord with Harris Health accreditation standards. Have extensive experience with scheduling testing and corrective actions to resolve identified deficiencies. Acts as internal liaison to support regulatory audits. Obtains, maintains, and reviews new equipment licenses, licensing renewals, and reporting requirements for regulatory changes and updates. Quality Assurance Test Engineer helps define and carry out appropriate tests to confirm system compliance and validation. Documenting test results, analyzing data, and recommending product improvements are also important parts of the job. The Quality Assurance Testing Engineer reports to the Director of Facility Engineering.
Benefits and EEOC
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