Sodexo Operations LLC Facilities / Engineering Operations Manager 2 in NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Florida

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Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking a Facilities Operation Manager for Florida Hospital New Smyrna, a 112 bed hospital located in New Smyrna Beach, FL.

Under the Direction of the Facilities Director, the Operations Manager provides the coordination of all functions and activities of the Facilities Management Departments, including Engineering, Plant Operations, and Facilities Management in a healthcare setting. The Operations Manager will assume overall responsibility for the safe and efficient functioning, maintenance and operation of all buildings, equipment, machinery, systems, and grounds keeping. Will coordinate and is professionally responsible for the proper installation, operation and maintenance of uninterrupted light, heat, power, water, and monitoring systems of all health system buildings and services.

The Operations Manager has oversight of staffing, construction/renovation operations, landscape operations, campus planning, skilled trades’ contractors, maintenance and repair programs and energy management. Work in partnership with the owner representative for construction activities. Ensures compliance with local, state, and federal regulations and regulatory agencies, efficiency of services and delivery of optimal customer service.

  1. Plans, improves, and maintains owned and leased facilities and equipment.

  2. Provides strategic leadership and vision for departments.

  3. Provides coordination and direction in the design, review, and specifications of construction and remodel projects with architects and administration. Monitors day to day activities and work on Engineering, Plant Operations, Aesthetics and Grounds. Provides oversight as needed for contractors and construction managers.

  4. Negotiates project contracts under the direction of the FM Director.

  5. Manages activities concerning technical development and scheduling.

  6. Establishes and manages budgets and productivity targets. Controls expenditures within the limitations of the project and department budgets.

  7. Ensures maintenance of physical structures, HVAC, mechanical, electrical systems, utility systems, and grounds are in operative and safe working condition at all time.

  8. Responsible for constant state of readiness to comply with Joint Commission EOC, Life Safety and Emergency Preparedness survey inspections, preparation and document requirements.

  9. Ensures that the health system is in compliance with all local, state, and federal codes and regulations. Assists in gathering information and assembling files for State Health Inspections.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • plant operations and maintenance management experience in an health care environment;

  • experience with the Join Commission, Environment of Care (EOC), OSHA and Life Safety requirements;

  • strong technical knowledge of the following: mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, structural, fire protection, safety systems, civil, low voltage, demolition, architectural and energy management;

  • business and financial acumen with a strong P&L understanding;

  • excellent customer service and communication skills;

  • staff development and team building experience;

  • Certified Health Care Facilities Manager (CHFM) is a plus; and

  • a bachelor’s degree in engineering or related fields preferred

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 … every day.

Position Summary

Number two position at the account with responsibility for all operations. Assumes GM's responsibilities and authority in his/her absence. Supervises managers. Maintains customer satisfaction and good public relations.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma or GED

Basic Management Experience - 2 years

Basic Functional Experience - 2 years work experience in facilities maintenance, plant operations or engineering services

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

System ID 56806


Relocation No

Category Facilities

Type Full-Time