Laundry Plant / Operations Manager - Los Angeles, CA
Location: Orange, California
Posted: November 15, 2017
Reference ID: iCIMS13574-67961
**Sodexo Laundries Division is looking for a Laundries Facilities Engineer in Orange County, CA.**
**Technical Duties and Responsibilities:**
+ The primary objective is to keep and maintain all plant mechanical equipment in good, clean operating order.
+ Maintain building and support functions for the Laundry facility.
+ Interview and hire mechanical staff as required according to requirements as directed by the General Manager.
+ Maintain schedules for Maintenance Department and specific budgets as directed.
+ Set up and administer Preventive Maintenance Software Program for all laundry equipment.
+ Order parts and maintain critical inventories required for continuing mechanical operations.
+ Work with boiler chemical vendor, softener supplier and other support mechanical vendors as required
+ The Chief Engineer is the (point of contact) for repairs or support from outside vendors for phones, security and fire alarms, internet and IT.
+ Responsible for specific governmental reports required from County, State and Federal agencies
+ Responsible for all safety related compliance and administration for the Maintenance Department in accordance with the Sodexo, safety department and OSHA
+ **Experience working in an industrial laundry setting is a plus.**
***Reports to General Manager***
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 present.
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 operation.
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
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 employer.
**System ID** _67961_
**Relocation Type** _No_
**Employment Status** _Full-Time_