Facilities Manager

Job Description

BAE Systems Platforms and Services has a current opening for a Facilities Manager II to support the Combat Mission Systems Business Unit in Louisville Kentucky. As a Facilities Manager you will oversee and manage all assigned Facilities Engineering and Facilities Maintenance group activities including the Technical and Capital Planning Department; provide direct supervision, review technical progress, evaluate results, and take action as required.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Serves in capacity of Site Facilities Manager with management/oversight responsibility for all facilities activities
  • Management/oversight responsibility for Facilities maintenance group activities, which includes bargaining unit interaction and understanding of negotiated union contracts.
  • Development and implementation of annual maintenance plan including preventative and cyclical maintenance.
  • Insures that all project and maintenance activities adhere to proper safety standards, OSHA regulations, ADA compliance, environmental goals.
  • Management of Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) to ensure maximum utilization of capabilities, efficiency, accurate and timely reports.
  • Ensures all systems associated with building infrastructure and manufacturing equipment is in operational readiness at all times.
  • Supervises technical requirements of assigned projects including monitoring and identifying deviations in budgets, schedules, system performance, supportability, and product ability.
  • Supervises, trains, and evaluates other engineers/technical personnel depending on organization; recommends and/or initiates personnel actions; evaluates and suggests staffing to ensure maximum utilization of personnel; ensures compliance with BAE Systems and departmental policies and procedures; assigns tasks and performs administrative duties.
  • Contributes to or leads the development of technical and/or management estimate for capital projects.
  • Coordinates with appropriate technical and support groups to ensure designs meet standards and performance requirements.
  • Prepares reports for management and customers concerning project progress. Assists in planning of projects by evaluating requirements and developing schedules, budgets, and personnel requirements.
  • Maintains a safe work environment and ensures compliance with safety objectives and policies.
  • Shares responsibility of self-development with immediate supervisor.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Bachelor's Degree and 10 years of related experience.
  • Budget planning and forecasting.
  • Managing multi-million dollar expansion projects.
  • Sound knowledge in engineering practices and principles.
  • Strong logistical and strategic planning.
  • Highly effective, strong leadership and management experience.
  • Proven manufacturing site facility leadership.
  • Highly effective communication skills to convey information to and with people and teams, including sharp technical writing skills.
  • Overall ability to filter and structure information of relevance and apply toward realization of goals and objectives.
  • Developed, sound, and reasonable approaches to reach solutions for difficult technical problems at system or subsystem levels.
  • Team-building experience and the ability to organize and focus team energy towards resolution of a problem.
  • Ability to effectively interact across the organization at all levels.

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Need the ability to obtain a US Government clearance

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair...just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too.

At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.