Sign In
 [New User? Sign Up]
Mobile Version

Facilities / Engineering Manager 2

Claremont, CA
Job Code:
Apply on the Company Site
  • Save Ad
  • Email Friend
  • Print
  • Research Salary

Job Details

Careers Center | Facilities / Engineering Manager 2
  • Facilities / Engineering Manager 2

    Location US-CA-CLAREMONT
    System ID
    Relocation Type
    Employment Status
  • Unit Description

    Sodexo is seeking a Facilities / Engineering Manager 2 at Claremont Graduate University in Claremont, CA.  The campus is about 19 acres with 250K sq. ft.  The university has around 1500 students enrolled.  Sodexo has around 16 employees that manage maintenance, grounds and custodial work for the campus.


    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!


    The ideal candidate will have:

    • A proven track record of successful Facilities Management leadership experience as demonstrated by articulated results and accomplishments;
    • 2-4 years of facilities maintenance management experience preferably at a university or college;
    • Strong technical knowledge of the following: mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC;
    • Experience managing housekeeping and grounds;
    • 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.


    Working for Sodexo in Universities allows you to support students on their path to adulthood and academic success. Located on college and university campuses across the country, Sodexo creates clean, safe living and learning environments that inspire and drive success. Student success depends upon so many conditions – when they are well fed, safe, comfortable and learning in a clean, well maintained environment they are more likely to succeed.


    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. 



    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. .



    Position Summary

    More transactional; daily interaction with hourly staff and SPOC. Supervises hourly staff and is the first line of response for customers. Focuses on emergency work orders and safety.
    • Implementing SDX procedures/programs to achieve operational goals/performance in managing – mechanical – Hard FM – Electric, plumber, HVAC, and mechanical; carpentry (would fall under skilled mechanical).
    • Scope – number of management technicians/generalists? Or trades? / level of interaction with client vs chain of command / unit financial responsibility / safety /
    • Number of buildings / square footage levels / level of sophisticated systems – HVAC / electronics / Labs
    • Level of self-performed tasks vs. contractor management/ staffing levels may be less than Healthcare – more redundancy of systems; HC more regulatory “Joint Commission which dictates more annual/planned processes
    • Preventive and corrective maintenance; predictive maintenance.
    • Greater than 500k sq ft; over 10 – 12 trades
    • Day to day management of the maintenance operations of the account. Oversight communication workflow management; Building trades and mechanical trades – electrical, plumbing, carpentry, HVAC (Hard FM) – Scope of responsibility is greater for a Manager 2 – more technical and more management; may have a Manager 1 reporting this position

    Critical 1 – Mechanically competent
    Critical 2 – People skills – communication/mgmt.
    Interpersonal skills important
    Scope may mandate this position; technical competency level may also be a differentiator

    Key Duties
    Supervision of all outside contractors/vendors for site
    Responsible for overseeing facilities staff, training and hr functions for unit
    Financial= labor, inventory, supplies, UFS
    Performs facilities maintenance functions as required.
    Manages events (schools)
    Communicates directly with customers
    Responsible for CMMS
    Implement SDX programs/ procedures/ policies/ systems
    Safety – client and SDX employee safety
    Mechanical systems – maintaining operational capability of mechanical systems
    Multiple buildings requiring mechanical systems oversight
    Scheduling and work flow management – greater scope


    Qualifications & Requirements

    Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree  

    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.

    Apply on the Company Site
    Powered ByLogo

    Featured Jobs[ View All ]

    Featured Employers [ View All ]