Sodexo Inc. Critical Environments Manager in Washington, District Of Columbia
Sodexo has an exciting opportunity to provide Data Center mission critical Facility Management Services .
The successful candidate will possess the following competencies:
Foster Client Relationships
You will develop and maintain vendor relationships and maintain positive client relationships.
Coordinate Facility Operations
You will create facility capacity plans, manage monthly financial cycle activities, assess and report on power, space, and cooling usage. You will optimize use of Computerized Maintenance Management System and implement necessary system changes, provide infrastructure (Mechanical and Electrical) support to the Critical Operations, and Security teams. You will oversee day-to-day Data Center Operations, oversee the Client Change Control Program Develop/Review Methods and Procedures for all work elements. You will manage the resolution of facility-related technical issues, and coordinate work with other departments as required.
The ideal candidate will have:
Demonstrated proficiency for all the responsibilities of a Critical Facilities Engineer
Bachelor's Degree in Facilities Management, Construction Management, Engineering or equivalent field of study OR equivalent work experience
Current knowledge of facility systems, procedures and processes required
Working knowledge of Data Center operations required
Working knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and life safety monitoring and control systems typically used in critical environments required
Equivalent Work/Experience/Knowledge: Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite - Word, Excel, Outlook and Visio required; working knowledge of SharePoint preferred
Journey or Master level trade status (Electrical or Mechanical) preferred
Trade Certification or state license in Electrical or Mechanical (HVAC) preferred
Professional affiliations preferred (7x24 Exchange, Uptime Institute, IFMA,) preferred
You will establish, communicate and meet performance standards. You will interview, orient and train new facility engineers, and review and document individual performance. You will deliver regular individual performance feedback, and maintain ongoing facility engineer training and certification programs, as well as support individual professional development and career planning, and support the Critical Environments Team.
Maintain Facility Standards
You will implement tactical and long-term strategies, implement business procedures and processes, and manage facility per client agreement(s). You will preserve facility assets, achieve budgeted financial results, establish, communicate and maintain operational standards, and implement utility conservation programs. You will communicate and ensure compliance with facility operating procedures and processes, work rules and regulations, national, state and local safety and operating codes, and regulatory agency requirements.
Sodexo offers a competitive salary, paid training, extensive education and continuous learning opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package designed with work-life balance in mind that includes 3 weeks of vacation during the first year of employment. Come and join the Facilities Management team as a leader who can provide support to our team members and encourage behaviors which will help to improve client satisfaction.
Back up to GM; 2nd in command;
Supervises the account as the #2 manager and has full responsibility including supervision of other managers. Responsible for entire account when the Director of Facilities Ops is not present.
Two scenarios for this position in Univ.:
A) Has all facilities rolling up – Custodial / maintenance and grounds, and FM who reports to GM; very large integrated operation.
B) Mega account – multiple managers of maintenance; PM function; other specific managers – unifying position.
Manage other managers; manage by walking around (rounding); Staffs, trains, and is responsible for employee development
budgetary oversight on some services;
Oversees and coordinates projects
Manages work orders/CMMS
Manages mechanicals (i.e. HVAC)
Manages QA and Safety
Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree
Basic Management Experience - 5 years
Basic Functional Experience - 3 years work experience in facilities maintenance, plant operations or engineering services
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
System ID 81791
Relocation Type Yes - According to Grade
Employment Status Full-Time