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Facilities Director - Dallas, TX or Detroit, MI

Company: CBRE
Location: Dallas
Posted on: April 2, 2024

Job Description:

Facilities Director - Dallas, TX or Detroit, MI

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Facilities Management


Dallas - Texas - United States of America, Detroit - Michigan - United States of America

Get ready for an exciting career with CBRE!

CBRE is the global leader in commercial real estate services. We have been ranked the industry's top brand by the Lipsey Company for 15 consecutive years and one of Fortune's "Most Admired Companies" in the sector for four years running!

Through our values of respect, integrity, service, and excellence, we steadfastly focus on crafting successful outcomes for our clients, employees, and shareholders.

We offer a competitive compensation package with benefits Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k), Disability, Paid holidays and Vacation

About the Role:

As a CBRE Facilities Director, you will serve as the primary client contact for the delivery of facilities management services.

This job is a part of the Facilities Management functional area which focuses on all aspects of the operations of a set of assets, providing support to the Facility Managers regarding all repairs and investment plans.

What You'll Do:

  • Provide formal supervision to employees. Supervise the training and development of staff. Conduct performance evaluations and coaching. Lead all aspects of the recruiting and hiring of new employees.
  • Coordinate and manage the team's daily activities. Establish work schedules, assign tasks, and cross-train staff. Set and track staff and department deadlines. Mentor and coach as needed.
  • Review the client's strategic plans for appropriate staffing levels to meet expectations.
  • Manage capital project and operating budget reports for properties.
  • Create action plans to improve financial positions. Manage negotiations for contract services.
  • Meet with the client management team and appropriate departments to discuss, resolve and discrepancies.
  • Apply a robust knowledge of multiple disciplines, the business, and key drivers which impact departmental and cross-functional performance.
  • Lead by example and model behaviors that are consistent with CBRE RISE values. Persuade managers and other colleagues to take action while being guided by the organization's functional business plans. Negotiate with external partners, vendors, and customers of divergent interests to reach a common goal.
  • Identify and solve multifaceted, complex, operational, and organizational problems leveraging the appropriate resources within or outside the department.
  • Significantly improves and changes existing methods, processes, and standards within job discipline.
  • Travel 50%

    What You'll Need:

    Bachelor's Degree preferred with 8-12 years of proven experience. In lieu of a degree, a combination of experience and education will be considered. Facility Management certification preferred.

    Experience in the areas of staffing, selection, training, development, coaching, mentoring, measuring, appraising, and rewarding performance and retention is helpful.

    Ability to lead the exchange of critical, complicated, and difficult information, convey performance expectations, and balance problems.

    Leadership skills to set, manage and achieve targets with a direct impact on multiple department results within a function.

    In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office products. Examples include Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.

    Expert interpersonal skills and inquisitive mindset.

    Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.

    CBRE is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We have a long-standing commitment to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, veteran status, political belief, or any other basis protected by applicable law. We also provide reasonable accommodations, as needed, throughout the job application process. If you have a disability that inhibits your ability to apply for a position through our online application process, you may contact us via email at recruitingaccommodations@cbre.com or via telephone at +1 866 225 3099 (U.S.) and +1 866 388 4346 (Canada).

    NOTE: Some, but not all, of our positions may have an additional requirement to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 vaccination proof and/or rigorous testing. If you have questions about the requirement(s) for this position, please inform your Recruiter.

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