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You are a strategic, innovative facilities leader ready to help clients optimize their business. Sodexo is NOW HIRING! We are seeking an innovative, quality focused Director Facilities Services to lead Integrated Facilities Management for our client partners at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, NM. *Custom Relocation is available!* Our successful candidate will maintain excellent client relationships, grow the account and have demonstrated experience with exceptional Full Time Employee engagement and retention. We are seeking a change agent who can bring increased focus on quality assurance, instill safety and sanitation training and procedures for construction, project and asset management.

As Director of Facilities Services you will oversee client relationships, business development and financials, as well as managing and mentoring our fully Integrated Facilities Management team including Facilities and Building Maintenance, Project Management, Environmental Services.

Combine your proven leadership and Facilities Management technical expertise to enhance existing or new client programs including short and long range planning, construction/renovation projects, preventative predictive and corrective maintenance, energy management, and custodial services.

NMSU is New Mexico’s land-grant institution and a comprehensive research university dedicated to teaching, research and service at all levels. Recognized as a top-tier university by U.S. News & World Report, NMSU is a welcoming community of talented faculty, staff and students who are working together to make a difference. As a NASA Space Grant College, a Hispanic-serving institution and home to the first Honors College in New Mexico, NMSU offers an accessible education that shapes bright futures.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong financial acumen and budget management experience
  • 5 years of Director experience preferably in a university setting
  • Exceptional customer service, relationship building and communication skills
  • A strong technical knowledge of the following: mechanical, electrical, plumbing and HVAC
  • Strong People Skills Professional communication skills, ability to motivate, influence, Employee engagement and training, customer service skills with a focus on “can do”
  • Managed multiple departments at a university including facilities and maintenance, housekeeping, and construction project management
  • A proven track record of successful Facilities Management leadership experience as demonstrated by articulated results on Quality Control, Work Order Performance, Capital planning and Asset Management

With Sodexo, as a Director of Facilities, you will eligible for annual incentive bonus and great opportunities to grow your career. Sound like the opportunity you have been looking for? APPLY TODAY and Join the Sodexo team at New Mexico State University!

Working for Sodexo:

How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and other career growth opportunities, along with the performance of organizations. We believe it is important for our work to be meaningful to all who contribute to it, and we remain faithful to our mission, our core values and the ethical principles that have guided us since 1966. We support these values and help them thrive in each employee.


What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.


Qualifications & Requirements

Basic education requirement- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

Basic management experience- 5 years

Basic functional experience- 5 years

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Application Instructions

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