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Sr Facilities Manager

Company: CBRE
Location: New York
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:

Sr Facilities Manager

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Building Management, Engineering/Maintenance, Facilities Management


New York City - New York - United States of America

About the Role:

As a CBRE Facilities Sr. Manager, you will lead many functions of building operations and maintenance for our clients World Headquarters, a Class A facility located in New York City. This highly regarded position is within the Facilities Management functional area which is vital asset to our 20Msf portfolio. It will require a candidate who can set high-expectations, run client outcomes, high-touch quality service, and have oversight of critical and non-critical assets.

What You will Do:

  • Provide formal supervision to employees. Track the training and development of staff. Conduct performance evaluations and coaching. Oversee the recruiting and hiring of new employees.
  • Coordinate and lead the team's daily activities. Establish work schedules, assign tasks, and cross train staff. Set and track staff and department deadlines. Mentor and coach as needed.
  • Coordinate and oversee facility repairs and maintenance by collaborating with union and nonunion technicians, vendors, and wide variety of contractors.
  • Maintain positive client relationships and conduct meetings on unresolved facility issues.
  • Prepare and manage large and high-profile capital projects, operating budgets, and variance reports.
  • Perform facility inspections quality assurance following local, state, and federal regulations. Suggest and implement operational efficiencies, repairs, and upgrade opportunities.
  • Create environmental health and safety procedures for facilities.
  • Develop vendor relationships and oversee invoicing procedures. Review and approve purchase orders for the procurement of parts, services, and labor for projects.
  • Apply a broad knowledge of the business, own discipline, and how own discipline integrates with the team to achieve team and departmental objectives.
  • Lead by example and model behaviors that are consistent with CBRE RISE values. Influence others to adopt a different point of view while being guided by policies and departmental plans.
  • Identify and solve technical and operational problems of complexity.
  • Improve and change existing methods, processes, and standards within job discipline.

    What You will Need:

    • Bachelor's Degree preferred with 10 - 15 years of relevant experience. In lieu of a degree, a combination of industry experience and education will be considered. Valid driver's license required. Property or Facility Management certification highly preferred.
    • Experience in the areas of staffing, selection, training, development, coaching, mentoring, measuring, appraising, and rewarding performance and retention is preferred.
    • Ability to lead the exchange of sensitive, complicated, and difficult information, convey performance expectations and handle problems.
    • Leadership skills to motivate the team to achieve broad operational targets with impacts on own job discipline, multiple job disciplines, and department.
    • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office products. Examples include Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
    • Extensive organizational skills and an advanced inquisitive mindset.
    • Intermediate math skills. Ability to calculate complicated figures such as percentages, fractions, and other financial-related calculations.
      Why CBRE?

      CBRE offers excellent benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision & Matching 401k Program!


      Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.

      CBRE carefully considers multiple factors to determine compensation, including a candidate's education, training, and experience. The minimum salary for the Sr Facilities Manager position is $155,000 annually [or $74.52 per hour] and the maximum salary for the Sr Facilities Manager position is $165,000 annually [or $79.33 per hour]. The compensation that is offered to a successful candidate will depend on the candidate's skills, q ualifications, and experience. Successful candidates will also be eligible for a discretionary bonus based on CBRE's applicable benefit program.

      Equal Employment Opportunity: 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.

      Candidate Accommodations: CBRE values the differences of all current and prospective employees and recognizes how every employee contributes to our company's success. CBRE provides reasonable accommodations in job application procedures for individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance due to a disability in the application or recruitment process, please submit a request via email at 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, New York , Sr Facilities Manager, Executive , New York, New York

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