Duties & Responsibilities
This position will be responsible for maintaining the facilities operation including Mechanical and Electrical system management, management of contractors, budgetary control, space planning, support environmental, health & safety and security aspects to ensure safe and efficient operation of the Costa Rica facility.
The responsibilities will include developing and maintaining a close liaison with internal Business Units / operating departments and key internal groups including corporate EH&S, Corporate Real Estate & Facilities and Security etc.
to ensure that facility is maintained within company guidelines and local business needs.
Will also coordinate, supervise and manage all improvement work, renovation & construction projects.
Interface with internal Business Units / operating departments regarding plant planning, office and production equipment layout, and strategic operational planning.
Will conduct the planning, design and supervision of construction of new or expanded facilities or site renovations and prepare cost estimates, specifications, construction plans and work schedules.
Interface with temporary and service contractors including janitorial, general maintenance
Support the development of the facilities CAPEX and OPEX budgets
Manage facility assets
Manage service Contracts
Responsible of implementing, follow and support site safety and security programs.
Basic Qualifications, Experience, Skills & Education Required
Education / Training / Skills / Experience Required
Bachelor’s Degree in Facilities Management / Mechanical and / or Electrical / Engineering or other equivalent preferred
2+ years of responsible facilities or management experience
Requires a well-rounded knowledge of industrial facilities
Communications skills - (English and Spanish) Must be able to communicate in verbal and written form sufficient to deal with all levels of the organization.
Previous budgetary oversight experience preferred.
Computer skills - Must be reasonable self-sufficient and able to use Lotus notes, Microsoft office, Autocad and other related PC programs effectively.
Good organizational and planning skills
Knowledge of Mechanical and Electrical system including HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning),
Demonstrated analytical and strong troubleshooting skills, excellent safe work habits.
Position Subject to ITAR controls
Relocation Available (Some relocation assistance has been approved for this role)