Senior Facilities Manager | Biotech

Location: Santa Clara, CA
Date Posted: 08-23-2017
We’re working on behalf of a company that develops, manufactures, and supplies a wide array of innovative medical diagnostic products, tests, platforms, and technologies. With its broad portfolio of oncology, virology, microbiology and blood screening tests, the company’s clients include researchers, physicians, patients, hospitals, laboratories and blood banks around the world.  The company’s Sequency Unit is focused on developing novel sequencing technologies and products to support innovation in clinical research applications. Their site is developing assays for sequencing, and refining sequencing techniques to advance sequencing technologies that will deliver truly differentiated clinical value.
Looking for a great opportunity?  We seek candidates with In Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) products facility experience for the role of Senior Manager, Facilities.  In this role you will establish operational objectives and assignments to ensure effective management of facility operations and maintenance programs including: management of outside service providers, energy conservation, asset management, reliability centered maintenance, resource planning, life cycle costing, and identification and use of industry best practices and procedures.  You will lead and manage a high performance organization that is customer focused and committed to the success of the department and organization. In collaboration with SHE, you will influence senior and executive management by changing and gaining acceptance of new concepts and programs that promote and protect health, safety, security, work life quality, the environment and organizational effectiveness.
Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in engineering, architecture, science, technology or facilities management; or equivalent combination of education and work experience (10-12 years).  Strong preference given to candidates with with certification as an International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Certified Facility Manager (CFM).  Must have 10 years of work related experience and 6 years of progressive management experience. Preference given to candidates with 12 years of multi-site facilities and project management experience in a FDA GLP and GMP regulated diagnostic, pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry and 8 years of progressive management/leadership experience. Must have exceptional leadership, interpersonal communication, negotiation, collaboration, influencing, and management skills. Must be able to establish and maintain effective relationships with widely diverse groups, including individuals at all levels both within and outside the organization and gain their cooperation.
Competitive compensation and benefits.  This is an excellent opportunity to join a company that has become one of the world’s leading research-focused healthcare groups. Their success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity.  For more information call 941.739.1400 or submit your resume by clicking on the button below that says "Apply Now."
Eric Boelkins
Edge Recruitment Solutions
888.666.2450 or 941.739.1400
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