Overview

**Job Description:**

**Basic Purpose-**

**Description-**

Work with the VP, acting as a company’s technical resource for electrical, mechanical, structural, and plumbing, or civil related issues. Provide hands on assessments of the company’s facilities in assigned areas to provide day to day operational improvements. Identify long range facility needs; provide capital plans to address the long-range needs on a site by site basis. Work with on-site operations personnel to protect the company’s assets through planned proactive preventative maintenance and end of life replacement schedule. Develop national and local vendor partnerships to keep building systems in top working order and to leverage economies of scale. Respond to the facilities’ unplanned maintenance needs in a timely fashion. Develop annual region-level long-range capital maintenance, improvements and replacement plans. Coordinating through the Real Estate department, understand the real estate lease terms related to maintenance matters. Develop disaster recovery plans for facilities to reduce or prevent shutdowns due to unplanned events

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**Qualifications-**

*Education/Training:* Bachelor’s degree in engineering, building management, or related fields. Must have certification as a professional engineer or be a certified facility manager. *Related Experience:* 10 years’ experience in the management of multi-site facilities; capital budget planning experience for multiyear issues is required; experience with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems is required. *Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:* Must be able to qualify, review and select contractors to provide outside services; must possess expert knowledge in the operation and maintenance of building structures, systems, equipment, landscaping, and paved surfaces; thorough knowledge of HVAC systems for refrigerated and frozen storage systems is required; must be able to understand the needs of the operation side of the business and adjust the facility to support such operations and be able to recommend facility changes to improve operation, reduce downtime or to save on maintenance costs; must possess thorough knowledge of facilities maintenance and how to proactively maintain the health of an asset; must have demonstrated ability to make critical decisions based on a data-supported business cases; strong written, technical, and verbal communication skills, strong analytical skills, and computer skills in word processing, spreadsheet, and facility related software are all required.

**Primary Location:** St. Louis-MO

**Schedule:** Full-time **Shift:** Day Job

**Job Function:** Maintenance

**Job Level:** Manager

**Travel:** Yes, 10 % of the Time

About US Foods

Why US Foods? As one of America’s top 10 largest private companies, we offer talented professionals outstanding opportunities for personal and professional development. We maintain a strong focus on growth in a high-performance environment. That means your work will be challenging and rewarding. We conduct business in a highly ethical manner and maintain an unwavering commitment to operational excellence, safety, and environmental responsibility. As important, we encourage collaboration and value each member of our diverse and talented team.