Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report's "America's Best Hospitals," UWMC prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UWMC is operated by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW’s School of Medicine. The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
UWMC Maintenance has an outstanding opportunity for a full time day shift Water and Air Quality Analyst to manage the UWMC Water Management Program and Air Controlled Environment Program.
The successful candidate would manage the day to day operations of the Water Management Program and Air Controlled Environment Program including, but not limited to, routine water quality testing, air quality testing, submission of regulatory reports, and program oversight and documentation.
Position Dimensions and Impact to the University:
This role provides a critical service to the Medical Center in helping to ensure a safe and regulatory compliant environment for our patients and staff through diligent water and air quality management.
• Test water for free chlorine and temperature. 10%
• Create reports based on water and air quality data and populate online analysis tools. 5%
• Review water quality reports and direct actions to ensure compliance. 5%
• Produce, distribute, and archive meeting minutes and other related documentation for Water Management Committee. 10%
• Monitor water quality sensors data and manage service contract with vendor. 5%
• Manage secondary disinfection systems. 10%
• Create and submit water quality reports. 10%
• Produce water quality test plan and arrange water quality testing with vendors. 5%
• Ensure compliance with applicable codes, standards, and laws. 5%
• Operate secondary disinfection of premise water system 5%
• Review HVAC system drawings and perform field investigations. 10%
• Assess ventilation system operation for optimum operation. 5%
• Perform particulate tests on filters. 5%
• Measure air pressure relationships in clinical areas. 5%
• Manage air quality program and direct actions to ensure compliance. 5%
As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For a complete description of our benefits for this position, please view this page.
Bachelors' Degree in Environmental Science or related field OR equivalent education/experience.
4-5 years of water management or equivalent experience with infection prevention as it relates to air and water.
Air quality management experience
Health care facility water management or building water systems
Ability to get certified as a Water Treatment Plant Operator within 6 months of employment
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.