The Area Manager directs and coaches a team of Facilities Superintendents who lead customer focused teams providing cleaning and maintenance service. Develops and implements strategies to meet the changing needs of the customer base. Responsible for insuring up to date maintenance programs and operating procedures are in place to meet all customer needs and regulatory requirements (e.g. building codes, OSHA, etc.). Develops and incorporates innovative thought, metrics and latest technologies to continually improve services. Assists to achieve financial and operations targets through participation in program planning, budget development, and development of operational practices.
Posting Position Title: Manager 4, Facilities
University Job Title: Facilities Superintendent, Area Manager
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Well-developed supervisory skills, including experience with performance feedback and proven ability to direct customer-focused teams providing cleaning and maintenance services.
Required Skill/ability 2: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Proven experience in preparing reports, budget projections, and contingency scenarios.
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated operational leadership and strong financial acumen. Proven track record of managing improvements and/or changes in business structure while taking into account multiple stakeholders.
Required Skill/ability 4: Knowledge of physical plant management including exposure to building systems, HVAC, plumbing and/or electrical.
Required Skill/ability 5:
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Building management experience. Experience supervising unionized employees. Experience with systems such as Oracle, SAP or People Soft applications. Experience in an academic institutional, research or medical facilities setting.
Required Licenses Or Certifications:
Bachelor's Degree in a related field. Seven years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.