Sodexo Operations LLC Director 2 - Facilities Operations/IFM-IL in LA GRANGE PARK, Illinois

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Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking a Director, Integrated Facilities Management located in La Grange Park, IL .


Plymouth Place has been a local landmark in La Grange Park, Illinois, for more than 70 years. Throughout their history, they have expanded the campus and built a reputation as the premier senior living community in Chicago’s western suburbs.

A long term partner of Sodexo Seniors, Plymouth Place offers a full continuum of retirement living and care options for Chicago-area seniors, including spacious independent living apartments, licensed assisted living, memory loss care, short-term senior care and rehabilitation, and long-term skilled nursing.

Key Responsibilities:

You will be professionally responsible for Facilities Management regarding the proper installation, operation and maintenance of uninterrupted light, heat, power, water and monitoring systems for all health system buildings and services.

Manage the on-site Plant Operations, Maintenance, Housekeeping, Linen, Security, and Grounds teams at Chicagoland’s premier retirement community. The successful candidate will possess strong team building skills and demonstrate leadership through a proven business plan for staff training and development and a focus on Sodexo Seniors C.A.R.E.S. culture.

Make an Immediate Impact.

Are you a strategic Facilities professional who can drive innovation with exceptional results? As you grow your career, do you want the support of an industry leader in Facilities Management?

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?

We are seeking candidates with proven success in achieving reductions in expense through innovative projects in facility management and renovations, with technical expertise in building services including plant operations, MEP and project management for re-engineering initiatives. You also may oversee contract labor for electrical, HVAC, plumbing, fire safety equipment, security systems and building hardware.

If you excel at unit profitability, account savings, client satisfaction, safety and quality, we want to hear from you!

Apply Now!

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

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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- Bachelor's degree

Basic management experience- 3 years

Basic functional experience- 3 years

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

System ID 56926


Relocation No

Category Facilities

Type Full-Time