Facilities Manager



Facilities Manager

Employment Type:

Full time


Seattle, WA

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Job Description:

ABOUT THE POSITION: The Facilities Manager is responsible for overseeing the facilities management needs of 4 to 5 multi-use properties directly managed by Compass Housing Alliance in the Seattle area. They are involved in all aspects of operations of the property, including compliance, maintenance and repair, security, janitorial services, landscaping, and other operational aspects of the buildings. The Manager will assist in defining a high standard of maintenance and repair while ensuring the safety and well-being of the clients/residents and staff. They will oversee Maintenance Technician staff and also be required to perform hands-on work at the properties, when/where needed.
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: Compass Housing Alliance develops and provides essential services and affordable housing for homeless and low-income people in the greater Puget Sound region. We envision a world in which every person lives in a safe and caring community. We recognize the value that different perspectives and cultures bring to the organization. To learn more about the agency visit www.compasshousingalliance.org.
LOCATION: Compass on Dexter building in South Lake Union
REPORTS TO: Director of Housing Operations
SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday days plus evenings and weekend for emergencies
SALARY RANGE: DOE and within Compass ranges
  • A Bachelor’s degree is preferred, in construction management, engineering or other related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in building maintenance and repair operations.
  • 3 or more years of supervisory/management experience with 2 or more direct reports, desired.
  • 3 or more years of project management experience related to building maintenance and operations with experience seeing projects to completion, desired.
  • Familiarity with issues of homelessness, mental illness, substance abuse, sexual assault, and/or domestic violence, desired.
Compass Housing Alliance is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and treats all employees and applicants equally without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship, color, creed, disability, familial status, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, parental status, political ideology, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, use of section 8 certificate, use of service animal, and all other groups protected by law, and promotes diversity in its workforce.Compass Housing Alliance takes affirmative action to implement programs and maintain practices and policies that eliminate barriers to equal employment opportunity. Our program is available for review by employees and applicants for employment in the Human Resources Office during regular office hours.
In compliance with the ADA Amendment Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department via phone at 206-474-1100 or via e-mail at HRInfo@compasshousingalliance.org.

To apply, please follow the link to our online application.

Compass Housing Alliance
77 S Washington St
Seattle, WA, United States
Phone: 206-474-1103
Web: http://www.compasshousingalliance.org

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