Sodexo is seeking a Facilities Engineering Operations Manager 2 for
our laundries operations in Cincinnati, OH.. Our
hospital owned healthcare laundry in Cincinnati is seeking a proven
individual to fill the role of Chief Engineer.
The focus of this position is to manage all aspects of the plant
operations including supporting plant productivity, safety
compliance, production planning, preventative maintenance, capital
expenditures, and energy conservation. Additional focus
to include forecasting, vendor negotiations, plant improvements,
cost reduction and administrative compliance.
Experience as a Chief Engineer is a must. 2-3 years in management
position and leader of Maintenance and Janitorial
Staff. 3-5 years within the commercial/healthcare
laundry services industry is helpful. Also would strongly
consider similar transferable skills from a manufacturing or other
fast paced environment.
The successful candidate
Develop effective planning, scheduling and evaluating of P.M
program, financial management and energy control.
PLC, Electrical, Hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical
troubleshooting -conveyors, boilers, steam, and plumbing.
Review and evaluate existing programs, services, policies and
Ensure adequate inventories of supplies and approved requisitions
for equipment, supplies through established procurement
Manage and assure Plant is operating within OSHA guidelines and
standards. Execute and manage company Safety commitments and
regulations. Prepares and manages departmental budgets,
including utilities energy savings program. Orients new employees
and provides on-the-job training to assigned personnel.
Purchase parts, equipment, and services adhering to planned company
budget with collaboration with VP of Finance. Prepares,
distributes and maintains a variety of departmental records and
Monitors work performance and prepares and/or reviews performance
evaluations for assigned personnel.
schedules for Maintenance Engineering Department and approves PTO
Partner with Ecolab in the coordination of the chemical inventory
to ensure correct titration of chemicals and total chemical
- Handles the
procurement of all repair parts for routine preventative, emergency
relationships with all parts vendors and local repair and service
installation of all new equipment acquired
We are looking for candidates who have:
- Must be
capable of reading electrical schematics, mechanical and plumbing
blue prints. Good working knowledge all aspects of plant
maintenance to include but not limited to; Electrical, Boiler
Systems, Water systems, Hydraulics, Compressed Air, and Mechanical
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities-Effective written and verbal
Strong human relations skills to provide leadership
Ability to multi-tasks and establish priorities.
Ability to adapt and maintain organization in an evolving and
- Exhibits initiative, responsibility, flexibility
Ability to utilize knowledge of working
environment to meet established company goals and
- Possess a
thorough knowledge of administration and office
At Sodexo, we
believe every employee should have the resources to be their best.
As part of our overall rewards, we offer benefits programs designed
to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle including health, dental
and vision insurance. We also offer other benefits like paid time
off, financial and savings programs, 401k, and access to our
employee assistance program and other discounts.
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Working for Sodexo:
Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals
through continuous learning, mentoring and career growth
opportunities. Working for Sodexo in Benefits and Reward Services
allows you to implement innovative benefits and rewards services
that enable our clients to attract, retain and motivate their
employees. The program that you’ll support provides tailored
incentives and recognition services that are focused on developing
a culture for our clients that fosters long-term employee
motivation and that contributes to improved business outcomes with
a measurable return on investment.
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
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
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
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