Facilities Manager

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Salary period: Annual
The Facilities Manager is responsible for all facility activities on the Amherst, Ohio campus. These activities include maintaining all buildings and grounds, utilities, HVAC, interior and exterior repair, cleaning, landscape, production equipment and capital improvement projects for 500,000 square foot campus. This individual will also assist in the design, layout and completion of production, lab and office areas. The facilities engineer will have responsibility that will include the direct supervision of Nordson Maintenance and Utility departments, along with managing all contractor activities.
Have working experience with safety codes, OSHA, NFPA, NEC, EPA and OBBC. Chair the union shop safety committee; participate in salary safety committee; serve as ERT Leader and Incident Commander. Maintain a safe work environment. Plan and maintain departmental budgets, develop and execute capital and cost savings projects. Evaluate utilities usages to improve energy efficiencies on campus and drive future capital improvements. Design & layout office and manufacturing spaces as necessary. Be familiar with the operation and maintenance of building equipment. Must have detailed experience with the specification, procurement, and maintenance of HVAC, compressed air, sprinkler system, electrical distribution systems, security systems, and water and sewer systems. In depth experience in the specification and procurement of building and facilities equipment. Experience with all aspects of building maintenance, ie, cleaning, painting, roof maintenance/repairs and building upgrade projects. Direct the maintenance and repair of production and support equipment, including PMHV's, utilizing a TPM system. Supervise the maintenance of the campus landscape including the plowing and salting of parking lots and walks, as necessary, to maintain safe conditions during winter months. Manage and develop union staff members to improve team effectiveness. Investigate, recommend, and implement cost savings projects. Support manufacturing departments in meeting on-time delivery performance. Work to support various local government and school officials, safety forces, non-profit organizations.
Applicant should be reliable, have strong communication skills and the ability to work with people in difficult situations. The candidate will need to be committed and be willing to work flexible hours, multi-task and do whatever it takes to get the job done .
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, mechanical or electrical preferred, PE preferred; or without degree, 8 years of previous maintenance or non-residential construction type. Minimum of 8 years previous supervisory experience is required, preferably in a unionized environment. Minimum of 5 years experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably a lean manufacturing environment. Minimum of 5 years experience in maintenance or construction type of position.
Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to motivate others. Purchasing and utilities contract negotiating experience. Proficient at AutoCAD and Microsoft Office Suite. Excellent work ethic. Experience working with construction trades. Experience working within a union environment. Project management skills.
Individual is on-call to handle emergency issues. The Maintenance and Utility teams handle the labor, physical demands are minimal.
Nordson Corporation provides equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees. No person is to be discriminated against in any aspect of the employment relationship due to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status, marital status, veteran status or any other reason prohibited by law.

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