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Facility Manager in Pickering at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 8/31/2018

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    5 to 7 years
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Job Description

The Facility manager carries out the assessment, monitoring and supervision of work for our clients while performing managing work teams. Responsible for overseeing and managing all aspects of the facility to include hazardous waste storage, treatment, appropriate disposal, health and safety, compliance with federal and state regulatory agencies, and the hiring, training, and performance management of employees.

  • Manages and supervises all division personnel;
  • Conducts meetings with direct report personnel on a monthly basis to review cost budget, safety program, training program, labor and equipment utilization;
  • Operates within the constraints of the division budget;
  • Manages the hiring process via direct reports;
  • Set up and follow through on training for all product lines;
  • Responsible for all equipment and machinery owned by the division. This shall include recommendations for the acquisition and disposal of existing and new equipment;
  • Review and approve all indirect overtime requests;
  • Conduct annual personnel evaluations for all direct report personnel;
  • Interface and monitor morale of personnel and endeavor to maintain a high level;
  • Maintain awareness and share information regarding new and better methods of doing business;
  • Maintain a working knowledge of current applicable regulations;
  • Maintain appropriate visibility at customer sites, focusing and resolving problems;
  • Maintains a professional image to customers by answering inquiries and suggesting solutions to potential problems;
  • Enforces all compliance, health and safety, and other pertinent compliance issues in accordance with regulatory and company policies;
  • Provide a safe and compliant work environment;
  • Other duties as assigned by the Division Manager.

Job Requirements


  • College degree highly desirable;
  • High School Diploma;
  • BS in Chemistry or related technical discipline required;
  • 5-7 years operations management experience in the hazardous waste field within an unionized environment;
  • Working knowledge of transportation field;
  • High standard in Health and safety process and regulations;
  • Understands key financial indicators and success measures.

Skills required
  • Thinking skills – decision-making ability, long-term vision, seasoned judgment;
  • Ability to inspire a common vision;
  • Understands Veolia lines of business;
  • Ability to drive change while maintaining operational effectiveness;
  • Strong skills in analysis and problem solving;
  • Personal depth, in the form of mature confidence, adaptability, self-direction, and organization;
  • Ability to foster teamwork;
  • Outstanding communication skills;
  • Ability to inspire trust and integrity;
  • Skilled in managing diversity;
  • High energy level and work ethic.

Work environment

Makes visits to existing and potential customer facilities.  Frequent travel.

Spends 60% time in an office environment, projects and/or meetings. Spends 40% in a plant and field environment.