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2018-08-162018-09-15

General Manager 1 - Environmental Services / Custodial

Sodexo
New Haven, CT
  • Job Code
    74354
Careers Center | General Manager 1 - Environmental Services / Custodial
  • General Manager 1 - Environmental Services / Custodial

    Location US-CT-New Haven
    System ID
    74354
    Category
    Environmental Services / Custodial
    Relocation Type
    No
    Employment Status
    Full-Time
  • Unit Description

     

    Sodexo is seeking a General Manager (Chief Custodian) located in New Haven, CT.

     

    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 Manager 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:

    Combine your proven leadership and Facilities Management technical expertise to enhance existing (or new) client programs including short and long range planning, construction/renovation projects, preventative and corrective maintenance, energy management, grounds and landscaping, janitorial, mail room operations, shipping and receiving, laboratory services and data center management services.

     

    The ideal candidate will have:

    • a proven track record of successful Facilities Management leadership experience as demonstrated by articulated results and accomplishments;
    • strong technical knowledge of the following: mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, structural, safety systems, architectural, landscape and energy management;
    • demonstrated business and financial acumen with a strong P&L understanding;
    • exceptional customer service, relationship building and communication skills;
    • strong Leadership skills with a focus on staff development and team building;
    • Certified Facilities Manager (CFM) is a plus; and
    • a bachelor’s degree in engineering or related fields is preferred.

     

    Careers in Corporate:

    Working for Sodexo at Corporate locations gives you the opportunity to help people perform better by improving their daily life in the workplace – what we call Quality of Life. Quality of Life means an environment of respect for people, for wellness and for greater productivity. Quality of Life means a workplace that creates greater efficiency, satisfaction and productivity. It means a business that understands that the wellness of people has a direct connection to the wellness of the organization’s bottom line.

     

    Working for Sodexo:

    Position Summary

    Provides local account leadership and strategic direction to the on-site Environmental Service exempt and non-exempt level staff (client and/or Sodexo employees) in the delivery of Sodexo Environmental Service programs. Directs business practices in order to uphold Company mission and values and commitments made in the Sodexo/Client contractual agreement.
    Key Duties
    - Establishes safe work environment for clients/ customers/staff.
    - Executes strategic plan in alignment with the scope of service, Sodexo mission & values within our contractual agreement
    - Fully implement and adhere to the Sodexo Clients for Life process
    - Provides team leadership and direction by ensuring cohesiveness among the activities of subordinates to achieve planned outcomes.
    - Ensures compliance with consistency of application of all Sodexo Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement and Regulatory standards within the contractually agreed upon scope of services.
    - Ensures full administration of and adherence to all regulatory, Sodexo, Client, and Regulatory Human Resource standards and requirements
    - Supervises day-to-day work activities by delegating authority, assigning and prioritizing activities, and monitoring compliance to operating standards.
    - Develops, administers, and monitors Sodexo and/or Client budget performance. Develops action plans to ensure performance is in accordance with strategic initiatives and client commitments.
    - Develops and utilizes performance metrics to assist with problem analysis, and development of action plans and solutions
    - Facilitates ongoing effective communications with direct reports, frontline staff, Clients, Customers, and Sodexo Leadership
    - Oversees major repairs and renovation projects by identifying and managing vendors/contractors, including bid process, contract compliance and vendor/contractor performance

    Qualifications & Requirements

    Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree
    Basic Management Experience - 2 years
    Basic Functional Experience - 2 years

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

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