Overview

**Job Description:**

**Basic Purpose-**

Provides direction and guidance for the management, maintenance, and repair of the company’s equipment, buildings, and grounds. Supports the operational day to day business and provides strategic planning through long range facility upgrades and consulting on new facilities.

**Description-**

+ Work with the Director of Facility Maintenance, acting as a company’s technical resource for electrical, mechanical, structural, fire, 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.

**# EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status
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Employment agencies that have fee agreements with US Foodsand have been engaged on a search shall submit résumé to the designated USFoods recruiter or, upon US Foods authorization, submit résumé into this careersite to be eligible for placement fees.

**Qualifications-**

***Education/Training:***

+ Minimum of a high school diploma or GED required;
+ Bachelor’s degree in engineering, building management or related fields a plus;
+ Certification as a professional engineer or certified facility manager a plus.

***Related Experience:***

+ 5 years’ experience in the management of multi-site facilities required;
+ Capital budget planning experience for multiyear issues is required;
+ Experience with CMMS systems is required;
+ Experience with ammonia based refrigeration 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 and refrigerated warehouse 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:** Rosemont-IL

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

**Job Function:** Operations Supervisor/Managment

**Job Level:** Manager

**Travel:** Yes, 20 % 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.