Careers At HGS

Manager Facilities

Job Code : 2019458
PEORIA |IL Permanent

Job Description

Maintain HGS buildings and property in a safe and professional manner.  To provide guidance and supervision to Facility Services personnel so they can perform with maximum efficiency.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

1.       Supervises and coordinates the work of facility service employees. Communicates daily with Facility Services employees and extends positive attitude.

2.       Provides coaching and direction, evaluates performance and administers pay in accordance with company standards.

3.       Prioritize Service Requests from HGS personnel and coordinate daily work assignments for Facility Services personnel.

4.       Ensures staff uses appropriate safety precautions when working on projects around others.

5.       Identifies safety issues within HGS buildings; take appropriate action to correct problems and reports issues to Director, Facilities Management.

6.       Maintains an up to date list of emergency contacts with power, water and phone companies for management to use in the event of a disaster.

7.       Evaluates facility needs and determines when to contact outside vendors to assist.  Acts as liaison between HGS and vendors; oversees vendors work is done completely and according to specifications.

8.        Maintains all security systems in HGS buildings to ensure the safety and security of employees and equipment.

9.       Oversees ongoing maintenance contracts with outside vendors to ensure vendors are fulfilling contractual agreements.

10.   Assists Director, Facilities Management in maintaining costs (both capital and operational) of everyday maintenance of HGS properties. Provides solutions to problem before calling outside vendors. Keep costly inventory to a minimum.

11.   Keep preventive maintenance binders updated on all repairs to ensure all warranties are recognized. Create new binders with acquisition of new equipment. 

12.   Provides on call after hour’s support to the organization in the event of an emergency.

13.   Completes special projects assigned by Director, Facilities Management.

14.   Maintains “historical” records of contracts and agreement.

15.   Responsible for the Annual update of the Facility Handbook.

16.   Participates in the compilation of CapEx budgets.

17.   Maintains and updates building evacuation plans.

18.   Promotes a healthy and safe working environment


The above statements are intended to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees within this classification.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this job.  Employees in this job may perform other duties as assigned.  In addition to the above, all HGS employees are expected to:


* Promote teamwork and cooperative effort.  * Help train and give guidance to other HGS employees.  * Maintain a clean, safe, and unobstructed work area, and practice good safety habits.  * Provide internal and external customers with the highest quality service.


Minimum jOB Requirements: (Education, Experience, Skills)

·         High school education or equivalency

·         Working knowledge of plumbing, electrical and mechanical maintenance.

·         Valid driver’s license and good driving record.

·         Must be responsible, dependable and organized.

·         Able to lift and/or up to 50 pounds.

·         A minimum of 5 year work experience in an affiliated field.

·         Working knowledge of M/S Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) is a must

·         Knowledge of Visio will be considered an asset.







Uses Sound Judgment & Makes Decisions Wisely



Surveys a situation quickly and grasps the issue or problem by asking probing questions.  Develops sound business recommendations to achieve progress on global issues.  Recognizes limits in resolving complex issues and teams with appropriate personnel to resolve issue. Reviews decisions to evaluate impact to long range goals. 

Shows Initiative



Develops and leads the vision for the organization that will create an environment of empowerment and excellence.  Ensures that management understands and is equipped with the necessary tools to lead.  Looks for new ways to contribute to the business.  Think outside the “box”.

Promotes Teamwork



Shares in-depth knowledge about the global environment to expand team understanding of relevant issues.  Leads team supporting global initiatives.  Participates in and facilitates internal and external collaborative efforts and arrangements. 

Communicates Effectively


Provides clear understanding of job priorities and expectations. Practices attentive and active listening. Conveys information to all levels of the organization.  Leads and facilitates internal and external meetings.

Embraces Differences

Recognizes and models an understanding of the business value of diversity in team members.  Assigns initiatives aligned with team members differences in strengths.  Understands multiple voices create new ideas, new services and out of the box thinking.

Drives Customer Focus


Establishes alliances with key customers and stakeholders.  Drives the company strategies to focus on customer needs.  Builds organization structures aligned with customer needs.






HGS is a drug free work environment. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status.

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