Facility Manager

  • Brixmor Property Group
  • Mequon, WI, USA
  • Oct 10, 2019
Full time Facilities

Job Description

Brixmor Property Group believes great real estate matters, but great people matter even more.

  • WE ARE a publicly traded real estate investment trust, owning and operating more than 400 high-quality, open-air shopping centers (73M in GLA)
  • WE VALUE highly talented professionals who thrive in a culture of integrity, inclusion, accountability, empowerment and trust 
  • OUR MISSION is to aggressively manage our shopping centers, making them relevant to the communities they serve, delivering compelling total returns to our shareholders
  • WE BELIEVE that our shopping centers should transform the everyday lives of the communities we serve

We are headquartered in New York City, with major real estate operations in the Atlanta, San Diego, Chicago and Philadelphia markets, and an Accounting Center in Philadelphia.

 

Facility Manager (Mequon, WI)

The Facility Manager reports to the Property Manager for the area/geographic territory and oversees the work of subcontractors and also provided some janitorial duties him/herself, ensuring the center is consistently maintained for the community it serves. Acting as a liaison between tenants and Brixmor, the Facility Manager functions at a high capacity within the context of a larger team, supporting leasing initiatives, property management objectives and delivering construction feasibility information. Successful performance will be measured by qualitative aspects such as Tenant satisfaction and achievement of minimum maintenance and cleaning standards at the properties.

Responsibilities

  • Oversee performance of property improvements, landscapers, parking lot sweepers, cleaning and general construction trades and assist in resolving maintenance issues
  • Cleaning of property and routine building and parking lot maintenance as directed by Property Manager to insure property is kept neat, free of litter and tidy as expected of a Class A Shopping Center
  • Perform evening lighting checks as directed by Property Manager
  • Assist in developing preventative maintenance plans to avoid increased risk/liability
  • Assure compliance with ADA, environmental, building, and construction codes/ordinances
  • Monitor energy consumption to conserve energy at each property
  • Serve as a point of contact for Tenants and respond expeditiously to any issue or property emergency
  • Update tenant and vendor contact sheets, utility spreadsheets
  • Assist with tenant move in and move out schedules and communicate issues to Property Manager
  • Monitor Tenant and Contractor work on roof, HVAC systems, electrical, plumbing, sewer and fire protection systems and report any issue
  • Utilize technology to send and receive property related information and photos
  • Interact with city officials to maintain good relationships

Qualifications

  • A two year Technical Certification or Associates Degree is preferred, but practical experience will be considered
  • A minimum of three years of broad based property maintenance or facility maintenance experience with time in the military and/or at a commercial/open air shopping center preferred
  • Ability to work the hours necessary to support and maintain this center. This includes 40 regular hours each week as set by the Senior Property Manager and occasional after-hour emergencies
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills, to communicate with internal & external customers and at all levels within the Brixmor organization
  • Skilled in customer service and tenant relations
  • Accuracy and accountability, attention to detail, relationship building skills, judgment and confidentiality
  • Project management background to work closely with contractors and vendors
  • Ability to present self and Brixmor in a professional manner in all customer communications and actions
  • Must be able to exhibit initiative and work independently
  • Capable of climbing on ladders and carrying at least 25 pounds
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Candidates who are veterans of one of the US military branches are strongly encouraged to apply

 

 

Brixmor offers very competitive pay commensurate with background and responsibilities plus a benefits and perks package that supports career engagement, growth, good health and connection with teammates and our communities.
 

EOE (Brixmor is an Equal Opportunity Employer)