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2018-05-212018-06-20

Operations Manager 1, Multi-Service

Sodexo
Downers Grove, IL
  • Job Code
    71567
Careers Center | Operations Manager 1, Multi-Service
  • Operations Manager 1, Multi-Service

    Location US-IL-Downers grove
    System ID
    71567
    Category
    General Management
    Relocation Type
    No
    Employment Status
    Full-Time
  • Unit Description

    Sodexo is seeking a Operation Manager of Facilities for one of Sodexo’s prestigious accounts in the Chicago area. 

     

    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.

     

    This Operation Manager of facilities will also manage (1) locations (2) buildings and (1)parking garage the US with the following responsibilities:

     

    • Facilities management, managing the skilled trades employee’s
    • Reception area/security
    • Mailroom workers
    • Including the pantries that have:
      • Coffee
      • Snacks
    • Janitorial staff

     

    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:

    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 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. 

     

    Now!

    Are you ready to start your Sodexo career? 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#L

    Position Summary

    Provides supervision of two or more core services at a client site to ensure client satisfaction and retention. Implements strategies to meet Client and Company objectives and achieve profitable growth. Ensures high customer satisfaction through developing team members and delivering quality services.

    Key Duties
    - Directs daily operation of two or more core services at a site to ensure employees have appropriate equipment and resources to perform their jobs and meet goals and deadlines.

    - Supervises day-to-day work activities by delegating authority, assigning and prioritizing activities and monitoring operating standards.

    - Assists in the development of new business service(s) for the client and implements the service program(s).

    - Establishes a safe work environment for employees by providing safety-related training and equipment maintenance and by ensuring compliance with Sodexo safety and loss prevention programs and with standards and procedures for the handling and storage of hazardous materials and/or waste and complies with all government regulations.

    - Manages the budget by controlling costs (e.g. labor, inventory, equipment, materials), complying with budget requirements and making adjustments when necessary.

    - Establishes operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to employees.

    - Promotes and supports workplace diversity and inclusion initiatives.

    Qualifications & Requirements

    Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree 

    Basic Management Experience - 3 years   

    Basic Functional Experience - 3 years work experience in facilities (e.g., maintenance, plant operations, engineering services, grounds, custodial/environmental, or transportation) or food (e.g., food services or operations, concessions, retail sales, store operations, or vending) services

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

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