Sodexo Corporate Services Division has an exciting new opportunity for an Aviation Facilities Director in Kent, Washington supporting a large national airline client; with a strong knowledge of managing total Integrated Facilities Services (soft & hard). You should have the technical knowledge of buidling systems (HVAC, Electrical, Plumbing, Etc.) and vendor management.
The Airport Facilities Operations Director will manage day-to-day operations of the facilities in an airport’s built environment in accordance with federal, state and local regulations and policies to ensure the safe and efficient building, structures, and passenger boarding systems. Manage supervisors, frontline staffs and subcontractors in maintaining the building systems, passenger boarding bridges, and associated repairs and preventive maintenance.
Responds to emergencies and coordinates their resolution while providing updates to the management staff and district manager. Prepares and presents various reports and documents including daily logs and reports for incidents, complaints, maintenance requests and regulatory compliance issues; manage airport subcontracts in the lower 48 states.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: Problem Solving, Customer Service, Interpersonal, and Oral Communication.
Experience working in an airport setting is a plus
Knowledge of airport rules and regulations is a plus
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.
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.