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Build a Better Future through Facilities Engineering innovation! Sodexo is seeking our Environmental Services - Custodial Manager 1 to join Sodexo at the State University of New York (SUNY) University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY. This position is a 1st shift Weekend Manager position with Monday and Tuesday as days off.

Our successful candidate will excel at building a cohesive team, developing individual talent and mentoring our frontline hourly staff into our next generation of salaried manager.

Sodexo offers a full array of benefits including paid time off, holidays, medical, dental, vision, a Matching 401K and access to ongoing training and development programs, tuition reimbursement, plus health and wellness programs. We have Circles Concierge services to help you through everyday life demands and Employee Business Resource Groups to provide a safe space and supportive environment where employees can bring their whole selves to work and develop professionally. Our successful hires will foster an environment where our team members feel they belong, and are seen, valued and heard.

Reporting directly to the General Manager our successful leader will:

  • Ensure a safe working environment or all employees
  • Lead the 1st shift weekend Shift in Custodial Management
  • Hours will be 1st shift weekend manager position with Monday/Tuesday days off
  • Manage a team including conducting timely interviewing and following Sodexo procedures for hiring
  • Perform all trash and recycle removal on and at designated off campus sites
  • Ensure customer satisfaction in housekeeping services, waste removal, and campus event management
  • Operate custodial equipment including but not limited to wet and dry vacuums, extractors, buffers, sprayers, auto scrubbers and electric carts
  • Demonstrate willingness to perform at a high level in a team environment

Our clients depend on your expertise to help them to optimize their business. If you are a critical thinking Custodial Manager with the ability to develop innovative technical solutions while successfully implementing and maintaining Sodexo systems, this may be the opportunity for you!

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a safety champion
  • Be a Hands-On leader, manage by example
  • Develop improvement plans for any deficiencies
  • Provide a clean and safe environment for clients customers, visitors, and staff
  • Train employees and provide inspections, evaluate success and challenges
  • Manage proper use of all tools including, chemicals, floor care equipment
  • Order and maintain proper levels of supply and equipment
  • Provide immediate response to client concerns
  • Manage Departmental Fiscal Responsibility
  • Be a critical thinker, adapt to a changing environment
  • Effectively manage Sodexo’s SMS and Operating Systems
  • Build supply and inventory system - track consumables of custodial supplies
  • Have ability to work independently to drive program compliance for custodial department and motivate a diverse staff and by managing through shift supervisors

At Sodexo, we offer Facilities Management positions in Corporate, Schools, Universities, Energy and Resources, Government and Agencies, Healthcare and Senior Living locations across the United States. Continue your search for Facilities Management jobs.

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 career growth opportunities.

Make an Immediate Impact.
Sodexo is the North American leader for Quality of Life Services. More than 150,000 Sodexo employees work to improve the quality of daily life for our 13,000 client sites in North America. Sodexo partners with clients to help them attain their strategic vision by developing Facility Management service solutions that increase the effectiveness of their people, enhance their business processes and optimize their infrastructure, which deliver tangible outcomes.

At Sodexo, we offer Facilities Management positions in a variety of business segments, including Campus, Corporate, Schools, , Government and Agencies, Healthcare, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States.

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.

Position Summary

Provides management oversight for Environmental Services non-exempt level staff (client and/or Sodexo employees) in the delivery of Sodexo Environmental Service Programs. Ensures Sodexo Operating Standards for Environmental Service are in place as required to consistently meet all company, client, and regulatory requirements. Responsible for non-exempt work force planning through effective scheduling, development of daily work flow assignments, training and development, and monitoring for compliance to the plan.
Key Duties
-Establishes a safe work environment for clients, customers and staff by ensuring equipment safety and compliance with Sodexo safety and loss prevention programs and by providing safety-related training and equipment inventory maintenance.
-Provide leadership and direction to non-exempt employees
-Coordinate/conduct employee training
-Administer Human Resource processes (hiring, performance reviews, constructive counseling, prepare work schedules, payroll, etc.)
-Interact with outside vendors
-Ensure Sodexo Operating Standards for Environmental Service are in place and consistently met.
-Develop/implement action plans for improvement in compliance with Sodexo Operating Standards as identified.
-Reviews and maintains assigned areas of the Sodexo/Client budget commitments.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma, GED or equivalent

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

Application Instructions

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