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Director 2 - Facilities Operations

Job category: Facilities

Job ID: 64792


Posted: 14-Dec-2017

Sodexo is seeking a Director of Facilities at University Hospital - Parma Medical Center in Parma, Ohio.

Key Responsibilities:

You will be professionally responsible for Facilities Management regarding the proper installation, operation and maintenance of uninterrupted light, heat, power, water and monitoring systems for Medical Professional Buildings.

  • lead the preventative, Predictive maintenance and Ad Hoc repair of skilled and not skilled trades (e.g., HVAC, plumbing, electrical, utilities)
  • handle the hiring, training and supervision of staff, professionals and management.
  • run a safe and efficient working environment, essential to the performance of the business.
  • lead construction work and handle other core Sodexo services, and/or logistics of business/operations services, e.g., grounds keeping.

This position requires

You will have budget, staffing, short and long range planning, and program development responsibilities for the Facilities department in addition to construction/renovation operations, facility planning, maintenance, repair programs and energy management.

If you can translate and communicate your technical expertise and financial acumen with C-Suite Executives and staff, let’s talk.

You will have:

  • plant operations and maintenance management experience in an health care environment
  • experience with the Join Commission, Environment of Care (EOC), OSHA and Life Safety requirements
  • strong technical knowledge of the following: mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, structural, fire protection, safety systems, civil, low voltage, demolition, architectural and energy management
  • business and financial acumen with a strong P&L understanding
  • excellent customer service and communication skills
  • staff development and team building experience
  • Certified Health Care Facilities Manager (CHFM) is a plus
  • Bachelor's degree - Mechanical or Electrical Engineering (preferred)
  • 3 years management experience in a Hospital or Health Care setting preferred
  • 4 years functional experience


Make an Immediate Impact.

Are you a strategic Facilities professional who can drive innovation with extraordinary results? As you grow your career, do you want the support of an industry leader in Facilities Management?

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, improve 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?

We are seeking people like you who have shown success in achieving reductions in expense through creative projects in facility management and renovations, with technical expertise in building services including plant operations, MEP and project management for re-engineering initiatives. You also may lead contract labor for electrical, HVAC, plumbing, fire safety equipment, security systems and building hardware.

If you excel at unit profitability, account savings, client happiness, safety and quality, we want to hear from you.

Working for Sodexo:

How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo champions 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 and we remain committed 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.


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

Basic education requirement- Bachelor's degree

Basic management experience- 3 years

Basic functional experience- 3 years


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