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Director 3 - Facilities Operations

Sodexo
Ny/nj Metro Area, NJ
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Unit Description

Grow your career and develop a team that shares your desire to make a difference.

 

Sodexo is seeking an innovative Director 3 - Facilities Operations at a site in the Northern New Jersey Metro area.  The campus is an IFM environment of $14 million.  The scope of services includes food, boiler operations, general maintenance, mail room, shipping, reprographics, consumer products, custodial and a variety of sub-contractor management. 

 

Make an Immediate Impact

Sodexo is the North American leader for Quality of Life Services. More than 125,000 Sodexo employees work to improve the quality of daily life for our 9,000 client sites and more than 15 million customers a day in North America. Sodexo partners with clients to help them attain their strategic vision by developing Facility Management service solutions that increase the effectiveness of their people, enhance their business processes and optimize their infrastructure, which deliver tangible outcomes.

 

Our client portfolio spans multiple markets across the nation including education, corporate services, health care and government services, which means we can offer a career full of variety, challenge and tremendous growth opportunities.

 

Are You the One?

Our clients depend on your expertise to help them to optimize their business. If you are a Strategic Facilities Director with the ability to develop innovative technical solutions while successfully managing key performance indicators to drive strong business results, this may be the opportunity for you!

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Directs preventative maintenance proactive & reactive repair maintenance issues using skilled trades, e.g., HVAC, plumbing, electrical.
  • Directs custodial operations to ensure healthy and attractive facilities conducive to learning.
  • Directs grounds and landscaping to ensure a safe and attractive environment, while enhancing the safety and durability of the property.
  • Oversees maintenance of property infrastructure, e.g., building, roofing, parking lot.
  • May oversee or manage renovations and/or constructions projects.
  • Manages regulatory preparation, physical plant troubleshooting and project management.
  • Oversees equipment and systems replacement or upgrades. Evaluates condition and function of building utility systems to determine needs and priorities for capital funding requests. Ensures building code compliance, proper installation and design practices for systems associated with minor or major maintenance and renovation projects.
  • Provides direction and oversight for the development and implementation of an overall emergency management strategy.
  • Acts as a liaison between the client and regulatory agencies and/or authorities including building code compliance.
  • Provides and applies practical knowledge regarding building maintenance, e.g., operation of steam distribution systems, air conditioning and heating systems, building automatic control systems, water distribution, fire protection, sanitary and storm sewer operations, piped medical gases, electrical distribution and central utility plants for steam and chilled water. Works with construction or design teams if needed.
  • Manages all tradespersons, managers, supervisors and employees of the Facilities Department. Reviews and evaluates existing programs, services, policies and procedures. Develops recommendations concerning improvements and implements or guides implementation of new and/or modified programs, services, policies or procedures.
  • Communicates with client administrative and supervisory staff as well as external groups, agencies, contractors, architects and engineers to plan, organize, coordinate and/or communicate programs, services, policies and/or procedures.
  • Monitors flow and quality of work to assure timely completion of workload and adherence to facilitys standards and regulations.
  • Prepares and manages departmental budgets, which may include energy savings program. Prepares and maintains a variety of departmental records and reports.
  • Manages and ensures compliance with all local, state and federal regulatory and governing agencies.
  • Monitors work performance and preparing and/or reviewing performance evaluations for assigned personnel.
  • Establishes a safe work environment for employees by performing safety audits and inspections, conducting safety-related training, and maintaining on-going communications with employees. May be responsible for in-house fire response team. May be responsible for the in-house safety committee.

 

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A proven track record of successful Facilities Management leadership experience as demonstrated by articulated results and accomplishments.
  • Previous Director level experience.
  • Experience working in a union environment is preferred.
  • A good technical knowledge of the following: mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC.
  • Has managed multiple departments including grounds, housekeeping, construction/project management and maintenance.
  • Exceptional customer service, relationship building and communication skills.
  • An executive presence when leading quarterly and annual business reviews in front of the leadership of the client.
  • Experience working with outside vendors and subcontractors.
  • Strong leadership skills with a focus on staff development, innovation and team building.
  • Has strong financial acumen and budget management experience.

  

Working for Sodexo:

How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and other career growth opportunities, along with the performance of organizations. We believe it is important for our work to be meaningful to all who contribute to it, and we remain faithful to our mission, our core values and the ethical principles that have guided us since 1966. We support these values and help them thrive in each employee.

 

We strive to make working for Sodexo a genuinely great experience with benefits to promote your professional, personal and financial well-being, and to improve your Quality of Life now and into the future. Our experiences with our over 50 million customers each and every day enable us to develop Quality of Life services that reinforce the well-being of individuals, improving their effectiveness and helping companies and organizations to improve performance \u2026 every day. 

 

Apply Now!

Are you ready to start your Sodexo career? Apply now!

 

Not the job for you?

At Sodexo, we offer Facilities Management positions in Corporate, Schools, Universities, Energy and Resources, Government and Agencies, Healthcare and Senior Living locations across the United States. Continue your search for Facilities Management jobs.

Position Summary

The Director of Facilities Operations  is responsible for directing facilities maintenance operations of building(s) and property at a single unit. The Director of Facilities Operations manages the  preventative maintenance and reactive repair of skilled trades, e.g., HVAC, plumbing, electrical, utilities; and manages the hiring, training and supervision of staff, professionals and management.  The Director of Facilities Operations manages a safe and efficient working environment, essential to the performance of the business.  The Director may oversee  construction work and often manages other core Sodexo services, and/or  logistics of business/operations services, e.g., grounds keeping, laundry, food, security, inventory, mail, concierge services.

 

 

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement- Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience

Basic Management Experience- 5 years

Basic Functional Experience- 5 years

 

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Posted: 2020-01-06 Expires: 2020-05-02
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