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Facilities Engineering Operations Manager- Lenexa, KS

Company: CBRE
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: April 2, 2024

Job Description:

Facilities Engineering Operations Manager- Lenexa, KS

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GWS Segment

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Kansas City - Kansas - United States of America, Lenexa - Kansas - United States of America

CBRE Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) works with clients to make real estate a significant contributor to organizational productivity and performance. Our account management model is at the heart of our client-centric approach to delivering integrated real estate solutions. Each client is entrusted with a dedicated leader and is supported by regional and global resources, demonstrating the industry's most robust platform. CBRE GWS delivers consistent, measurably superior outcomes for our clients at every stage of the lifecycle, and across industries and geographies.

About the role

Plans, implements, coordinates and leads all mechanical operations, maintenance, communications, energy management, and workforce development programs for a 70K SF Animal Health Sciences facility located in Lenexa, KS.

What you'll do

  • Supervises technical staff, including hiring, training, personnel development.
  • Leads operations and maintenance for assigned facilities and assists in development of operating and capital budgets.
  • Assists in solving issues, troubleshooting and problem solving as needed.
  • Recommends/implements improvements for preventive maintenance programs on an ongoing basis and develop/maintain effective building-specific maintenance and safety procedure manuals.
  • Coordinates maintenance efforts with outside contractors, tenant finish personnel and technicians. Responsible for all building systems including fire/life safety, plumbing, HVAC and electrical issues and must remain current with the latest HVAC technology trends.
  • Maintains ongoing communication with tenants, clients, owners, facility management team and vendors.
  • May assist in acquisition of new management contracts and coordinate development of and/or maintain as-built drawings.
  • Responds to emergency situations (fire, evacuation, equipment failure etc.) and customer concerns.
  • Ensures compliance with applicable codes, requisitions, government agencies and company directives as relates to building operations.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    Supervisory responsibilities

    Provides formal supervision to individual employees within single functional or operational area. Approves subordinate's recommendations for staff recruitment, selection, promotion, advancement, corrective action and termination.

    What you'll need

    --- High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.

    --- Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university and a minimum of four years of demonstrated ability and/or training preferred. Or equivalent combination of education and experience.

    --- Knowledge and understanding of all applicable practices and techniques, laws, project controls and environmental regulations to include safety laws.

    --- Universal CFC certification required. Certification / license in two or more of the following is desired, and certain certifications may be required by local / state jurisdiction: electrical, mechanical, HVAC and refrigeration systems, boiler, plumbing.

    --- Facilities Management certification is preferred.

    --- Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret the most sophisticated business documents. Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive issues. Ability to motivate, empower, and negotiate effectively with key employees, top management, and client groups to take desired action.

    --- Requires in-depth knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to calculate complex figures.

    --- Ability to solve advanced problems in complex situations.

    Why CBRE?

    A culture of respect, integrity, service, and excellence crafts our approach to every opportunity!

    We are guided by the needs of the cities we inhabit, the communities we build and the world we thrive in.

    CBRE is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We have a long-standing commitment to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, veteran status, political belief, or any other basis protected by applicable law. We also provide reasonable accommodations, as needed, throughout the job application process. If you have a disability that inhibits your ability to apply for a position through our online application process, you may contact us via email at recruitingaccommodations@cbre.com or via telephone at +1 866 225 3099 (U.S.) and +1 866 388 4346 (Canada).

    NOTE: Some, but not all, of our positions may have an additional requirement to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 vaccination proof and/or rigorous testing. If you have questions about the requirement(s) for this position, please inform your Recruiter.

Keywords: CBRE, Kansas City , Facilities Engineering Operations Manager- Lenexa, KS, Professions , Kansas City, Kansas

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