Director 2 - Facilities Operations

System ID
Yes - According to Grade

Unit Description

Sodexo has an exciting opportunity for a Director II of Facilities Operations at a private K-12 School in Stamford CT.


Are you the one?

Are you a strategic Facilities professional who can drive innovation with exceptional 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, enhance their business processes and optimize their infrastructure, which deliver tangible outcomes.


Key Responsibilities:

Reporting to the District Manager, you will be professionally responsible to successfully manage the Facilities Operations & Maintenance, Grounds, Custodial Services, and Construction Management covering approximately 175,000 Sq. Ft.


Desired skills:

  • Minimum of 5 years successful experience in Integrated Facilities Management;
  • Strong technical knowledge and experience with mechanical, HVAC, structural, and safety systems.
  • Experience managing both union and non- union employees;
  • Exceptional customer service and relationship building skills;
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills;
  • Ability to successfully manage operations while supporting the strategic initiatives of the School;
  • Demonstrated business and financial acumen with a understanding of budgets and P & L;
  • Strong Leadership skills with a focus on staff development and team building;
  • Experience and solid understanding of Master Planning;
  • Knowledge and experience incorporating sustainability initiatives;
  • Bachelor’s degree in is preferred;
  • Bi-lingual is a plus.



Sodexo offers you a competitive salary, paid training, extensive education and continuous learning opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package designed with work-life balance in mind.


Are you ready to start your Sodexo career? Apply now!




Position Summary

The Director of Facilities Operations is responsible for directing facilities maintenance operations of building(s) and property at a single unit. The Director of Facilities Operations manages the preventative maintenance and reactive repair of skilled trades, e.g., HVAC, plumbing, electrical, utilities; and manages the hiring, training and supervision of staff, professionals and management.  The Director of Facilities Operations manages a safe and efficient working environment, essential to the performance of the business.  The Director may oversee  construction work and often manages other core Sodexo services, and/or logistics of business/operations services, e.g., grounds keeping, laundry, food, security, inventory, mail, concierge services.



Qualifications & Requirements

Basic education requirement- Bachelor’s degree

Basic management experience- 5 years

Basic functional experience- 5 years


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


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