Facilities / Engineering Operations Manager 2

Unit Description

Join a growing team - join Sodexo! Sodexo is seeking an experienced Facilities and Engineering Services Operations Manager 1 for Lahey Clinic North - a "Blue Chip" account located in Peabody, Massachusetts. Sodexo is seeking to hire an Operations Manager to oversee the Plant operations staff, 70+service contractors and all building systems. Assist with developing and maintaining preventive maintenance, repair and training programs.


The ideal candidate should have advanced technical schooling and a minimum of 4 years journeyman level experience, exposure to Hospital Emergency Operations Planning. Daily operations include customer service, staff development, regulatory compliance (TJC, NFPA, etc.), preventive and corrective maintenance. Hospital and lead experience preferred. Number two position at the account with responsibility for all operations. Assumes GM's responsibilities and authority in his/her absence.  Maintains customer satisfaction and good public relations.

CHFM Certification preferred.

Position Summary

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.

Key Duties- Manage other managers; manage by walking around (rounding); Staffs, trains, and is responsible for employee development- client interface; - payroll oversight;- 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.

Full time
PEABODY, Massachusetts 01960, US