Manager of Operations

Position: Manager of Operations

Job ID: 164690

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: Facilities Op/Administration

Talent Area: Professional - Non-Clinical

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 3p - 11:30p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation. To join our community of 14,000 dedicated team members, visit for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at At Texas Children’s Hospital, diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the core of our values and mission for the women and children that we serve. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment for all faculty, staff and learners throughout our organization. We believe that each member of our one amazing team provides enrichment that allows us to create a lasting legacy for future employees of this great organization.   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.


We are searching for a Manager of Operations -- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will provide leadership and support to the various teams responsible for the departmental operations, support services, maintenance, and cleaning of the facilities.   To provide a safe comfortable environment for patients, staff, and visitors through effective resource management, maintenance programs, and processes that support quality patient care, education, and research. 


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Responsibilities :

  • Plans, implements, and manages the technical, administrative, and financial aspects of assigned building, plant, and/or functional areas of the facilities Operations department 
  • Ensures the reliability and functionality of all facility assets and services, as evidenced by a Quality Control Program 
  • Makes recommendations for staffing requirements by analyzing space/ equipment considerations, productivity requirements, industry benchmarks, and established work metrics 
  • Maintains an adequate number of competent staff utilizing the targeted selection process and effective scheduling methodology 
  • Ensures equipment is maintained and services are performed in accordance with the standards established by the Department, Hospital, federal, state, and local agencies.  Ensures all required inspections and certifications by Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) 
  • Demonstrates ownership and accountability for responsibilities, customer service, and professional behavior through personal work ethic, teamwork, and effective communication skills 
  • Ensures all equipment and supplies required for departmental services are available and maintained in optimum operational status 
  • Participates in the development and implementation of operational policies and procedures within the Department to ensure the provision of safe and effective services  
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by the Director or the Assistant Director 


  • Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s unless approved for a medical or religious exemption 
  • Required H.S. Diploma or GED, preferred Bachelor's Degree with supervisory experience in facilities, healthcare, business management, or another related capacity 
  • Licenses/Certifications: Preferred CHFM - Cert-Cert HC Facility Mgr and Certified Healthcare Environmental Services Professional (CHESP) 
  • Required 4 years of experience in facilities, healthcare, or business management field, and a preferred 4 years of supervisory experience in facilities, healthcare,  business management, or other related capacity a Bachelor’s degree may substitute for four years of the required experience 

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