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Facilities / Engineering Operations Manager 2

Company: Sodexo
Posted on: November 12, 2021

Job Description:

Unit Description:

Facilities/Engineering careers are challenging! But you get results. Bring us your drive and dedication, and we'll provide the growth opportunities you've been searching for.


Sodexo is seeking to hire an experienced Facilities/Engineering Operations Manager for Keiser University in West Palm Beach, FL, a campus that includes a 100-acre site just minutes from the beach, beautiful golf courses, and a city bustling with culture and entertainment.  



 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!


Reporting to the Facilities Director you will be responsible for managing/supervising fully integrated facilities services including building maintenance, project and construction management and environmental services., overseeing a staff of 20+ employees, leads and managers. General responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring campus maintenance operations are maintained - manage by walking the property with your staff.
  • Responsible for orientation and training of employees and actively works in the in the development of the facilities team.
  • Works to create a safe working environment throughout the facility for all employees.
  • Assists in monitoring employee productivity and provides suggestions for increased service or productivity.
  • Plans project, including defining objectives, scope, specifications, methods, timetables, staffing, contract requirements and budget.


Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have

  • Minimum of  3-5 years successful supervisory/management facilities operations experience and strong working knowledge of all aspects of Building Services including daily maintenance operations and strong technical knowledge of Mechanical equipment – Chillers, HVAC, Building Automated Systems, and Electrical work.
  • Proven track record in problem solving, developing strategic and innovative improvements. 
  • Exceptional customer service, relationship building and communication skills;
  • Ability to successfully manage operations while supporting the strategic initiatives of the University; 
  • Strong Leadership skills with a focus on staff development and team building.

To learn more about Keiser University – West Palm Beach, visit 


Are you looking for an opportunity to be a part of the campus culture and community?   Join the Sodexo Team!  APPLY TODAY!


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 or equivalent experience

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.

Keywords: Sodexo, Miami Lakes , Facilities / Engineering Operations Manager 2, Other , WEST PALM BEACH, Florida

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