Critical Facility Manager

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DeKalb, IL
Meta is seeking a Critical Facility Manager to join our Data Center Operations team. Our data centers serve as the foundation upon which our software operates to meet the demands of our customers. The data center Critical Facility Manager will work with the management team to facilitate operating and maintaining the data center. The candidate will need to be experienced in diverse industries such as electrical generation, electrical distribution, cooling technologies and fire suppression systems. This person must be highly motivated with the ability to supervise others.
Critical Facility Manager Responsibilities
  • Manage CFE (Critical Facility Engineer) shift staff: coaches, mentors, and develops staff, oversees and support facilities training program, conducts performance reviews and sponsors team goals
  • Manage critical operations and maintenance of all assigned site infrastructure equipment and systems
  • Support the creation, review and approval of Critical Environment procedures
  • Ensure adherence to Facebook Safety Policy and Procedures
  • Oversee Computerized Maintenance Management System usage and reporting
  • Back-up Data Center Campus Facility Manager and/or Critical Operations Manager as point of contact for clients and project teams
  • Work with end users to improve the efficiency and quality of the critical facilities
  • Maintain positive and professional working relationships with internal and external teams
  • Respond to customer requests for service
  • Review routine maintenance tasks in accordance with Facebook Safety Policy and Procedures
  • Inspect buildings, grounds and equipment for unsafe or malfunctioning conditions
  • Establishes operational and performance benchmarks, conducts analyses and prepares reports on all aspect of the critical facility operation and maintenance
  • Troubleshoot, evaluate and recommend system upgrades
  • Support and oversee parts management process for maintenance and repairs
  • Work with vendors and contractors to ensure their work meets Facebook standards
  • Review all maintenance to ensure the highest level of efficiency without disruption to the business
  • Leads projects as assigned
Minimum Qualifications
  • Regularly walk job site areas of flat and uneven terrain
  • 3+ years experience in critical facilities operations
  • Associates degree or technical trade certification in electrical, mechanical and/or controls
  • Stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl
  • May lift and/or otherwise move 45 pounds or more regularly
  • Familiar with maintenance management programs
  • Use hands and fingers
  • 5+ years experience in team management
  • Work at varying heights and from ladders
  • High school diploma or equivalent (ex. GED)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
  • Reach/push/pull with hands/arms/shoulders
Preferred Qualifications
  • 5+ years’ experience in a data center or other critical environment (pharma, clean room, medical, power generation, etc.)
  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in a major field of study
  • Trade Certification or state license in Electrical or Mechanical (HVAC)
About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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$106,000/year to $152,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits

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