Director 3 - Facilities Operations

Sodexho   •  

Northfield, NJ

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 422 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Unit Description

Sodexo Education Division has an exciting opportunity for a Director of Facilities  in the Atlantic City/ Southern, NJ area.




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 and  Custodial Services for this public school district. 

Desired skills:

  • Minimum of 5 years successful experience in Integrated Facilities Management;
  • Strong technical knowledge and experience with mechanical, HVAC, structural, and safety systems.
  • 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;
  • Bachelor’s degree in is preferred;

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

System ID 67122