You want high visibility, challenging opportunities and a rewarding environment.
Sodexo is seeking a Facilities Life Safety Manager at our client, University Hospitals Health System. This is a 15 hospital health system with extensive ambulatory and health center services spanning across north central Ohio, with the main campus within the University Circle area of Cleveland, OH.
Sodexo is the North American leader for Quality of Life Services. More than 150,000 Sodexo employees work to improve the quality of daily life for our 13,000 client sites 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.
The Facilities Life Safety Manager plans, develops, implements and audits compliance strategies and initiatives related to healthcare facilities and related equipment to protect employees, visitors, and patients from recognized environment of care, fire and life safety, and environmental safety and health hazards. This position will be responsible for shared oversight of facility compliance to regulatory agencies including The Joint Commission, CMS, and the Ohio Department of Health, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the National Fire Protection Association guidelines and standards.
Our ideal candidate will possess:
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.
- 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
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.