Plant Operations Support Manager in Chicago, IL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Compass   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Food & Beverages


5 - 7 years

Posted 32 days ago

This job is no longer available.

  • We have an opening for a PLANT OPERATIONS SUPPORT MANAGER position.
  • Location: Note: online applications accepted only.
  • Requirement: MUST BE ABLE TO TRAVEL 75% OF TIME

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Working for Morrison Community Living is more than a job – it's a calling. We are the leading provider of dining, nutrition, wellness and community services to America's senior living communities. From our sustainable food practices and innovative culinary programs – to housekeeping, plant operations and landscaping, we enrich the lives of seniors every day. To do that, we need the best and brightest to work with us. We're seeking talented people who have a passion for seniors. We're making a difference every day. Are you ready to join us?

Full time associates at Morrison Community Living are offered many fantastic benefits such as:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Wellness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents
  • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
  • Discount Marketplace
  • And other voluntary benefits

Job Summary

We are seeking a PLANT OPERATIONS SUPPORT MANAGER to support our Facilities- Plant Operations business for 7 senior living communities located nationwide . The position will be based in the mid-west area of the country.


  • Assists with implementation of of all Morrison faciliites program, including transition schedule, opening activities, and audits
  • Accepts management assignments as assigned by leadership
  • Provides reports on the status of project milestones and controls expenditures within limitations of project budget.
  • Identifies project staffing requirements and coordinates staffing with supporting organization managers and leadership team
  • Coordinates preparation and delivery of project deliverables (equipment, computer, supplies, uniform)
  • Provides status and progress reports to all levels of leadership
  • Assists to ensure compliance with the provisions of client contract
  • Leads all relationship building and interactions between field division managers and Morrison corporate
  • Processes, defines and develops contractual obligations through definition of scope of work for design services and construction proposals
  • Pursues profitability for all projects
  • Supports and assists with approval of final contract terms with service providers i.e. Architects, Engineers. General Contractors and designers
  • Readjusts timelines and resources accordingly to meet project goals


  • 4 year Degree - PREFERRED
  • 5 year proven track record of Management of similar responsibility
  • CHFM Certification or similar certification
  • Proficient in all microsoft office platforms
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working in skilled nursing environment- REQUIRED
  • Ability to travel extensively as required

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance).

Valid Through: 2019-10-10