Facilities Manager

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Date: 26 May 2024

Location: Baltimore, MD, US

Company: Alstom

At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, 80,000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.

 

 

Could you be the full-time onsite Facilities Manager in Baltimore, MD, US we’re looking for?

 

Based at the Baltimore Maryland facility, you will oversee the facilities and right of way used for MARC train service.  Responsibilities include preservation and repair of all facilities, maintenance of track and signals owned by MTA, and management of subcontractors.

 

Your future role

Take on a new challenge and apply your comprehensive facilities management expertise in a new cutting-edge field. You’ll work alongside dedicated and collaborative teammates. You'll be instrumental in ensuring the operational excellence and safety of MARC train service facilities. Day-to-day, you’ll work closely with teams across the business (including Quality Assurance, Quality Control, and Vendor Management), oversee maintenance projects, negotiate and manage subcontractor agreements and much more.

 

We’ll look to you for:

  • Preservation and repair of all facilities, maintenance of track and signals owned by MTA,

  • Management of subcontractors,

  • Negotiating and overseeing subcontracts to provide snow removal and landscaping services,

  • Assisting in quoting new jobs, working with vendors to obtain the best price,

  • Ensuring all employee/subcontractor training is completed as required and that records are kept in full compliance with regulations,

  • Monitoring MBE goals, achievements, and reporting related to these subcontracts,

  • Responding to customer feedback and requests related to facilities


All about you

We value passion and attitude over experience. That’s why we don’t expect you to have every single skill. Instead, we’ve listed some that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role:

  • Degree in Business Administration or equivalent,

  • 5 years experience or understanding of managing general construction projects and engineering,

  • Knowledge of contract management, including experience with subcontracts,

  • Ability to negotiate and oversee subcontracts effectively,

  • Aptitude for responding to customer feedback and facility-related requests,

  • Capacity to assist in quoting new jobs and working with vendors to secure optimal pricing,

  • Familiarity with union management, considered as an asset

 

Things you’ll enjoy

Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also:

  • Work with the preservation and repair of facilities, maintenance of track and signals, and subcontractor management for MTA's MARC train service,

  • Progress towards achieving operational excellence and ensuring full compliance with regulations,

  • Utilise our supportive and dynamic working environment,

  • Benefit from a fair and dynamic reward package that recognises your performance and potential, plus comprehensive and competitive social coverage (life, medical, pension)

 

You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!


Important to note

As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 63 countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  

 

Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 


Nearest Major Market: Baltimore

Job Segment: Facilities, Quality Assurance, Manager, Operations, Technology, Management

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