R.A. Wylan & Co. Inc.,
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Director Facilities Maintenance Engineering

Location: Kansas City, KS
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $105,000.00 - $160,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 11/9/2018
Job ID: 02636188
Job Description

Title: Director Facilities, Maintenance & Engineering
Reports to: COO

Provide leadership for the Facilities, Maintenance, HSE and Engineering for a Biologic Facility
  • Partners with COO to develop site strategic plan and implement associated actions.
  • Directs Maintenance, Facilities, HSE and Engineering.
  • Prepares and manages the CapEx budget for facilities, maintenance and engineering. Completes financial analysis and builds business case to support investment requests. Develop cost and obtain funding for individual projects; utilize corporate project management and tracking processes to manage core capital and facilities projects within the approved scope, time and funding
  • Negotiates and administer facility engineering services, materials and equipment contracts.
  • Ensures the effective use of security resources and for the planning of emergency response and business continuity process
Education: Engineering Degree
10+ yrs experience engineering, facility management
(Prefer industry experience from: Human or Animal Bio or Pharma).
Will consider candidates who have industry experience from:
Food, Beverage, FDA, Chemical Aseptic, Sterile facilities, etc.
MUST have prior management.
MUST have experience in budget management in the field of facility management.
  • Best to have although not required experience:
Compliance with USDA guidelines, federal, and local EH&S regulations, guidelines and policies. Knowledge of USDA requirements preferred. Experience in planning or operating laboratory buildings, HVAC systems, clean room design, freeze drying, mixing, filtration, process automation and quality controls

Overview not exact #s:
Direct Reports: 
Head of Maintenance (indirect 11 Techs)
Head of Eng (2 Project Mgrs; 1 Eng; 1 CAD Specialist) Some are contractors Client wanting to replace with full time employees
Head HSE (2 HSE Specialist)
Head of Facilities