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Head of Workplace

Blue Current

Blue Current

Hayward, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 20, 2024
Company Overview: Blue Current is a leading Battery Technology company known for our commitment to excellence and innovation. We are currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Head of Workplace to join our team.

Job Description: The Head of Workplace will be responsible for ensuring that all company facilities are in optimal condition to support our business operations. This role involves overseeing building maintenance, managing facility-related projects, and ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Facility Maintenance and Operations:
    • Oversee the maintenance, repair, and improvement of company facilities.
    • Coordinate with contractors and service providers for facility services, including cleaning, security, and landscaping.
    • Conduct regular inspections of facilities to identify and resolve issues.
  • Project Management:
    • Plan and oversee facility-related projects, including renovations and expansions.
    • Manage project budgets and timelines, ensuring projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Health and Safety Compliance:
    • Ensure compliance with all health and safety regulations.
    • Develop and implement emergency plans and procedures.
  • Budget Management:
    • Prepare and manage the facilities budget.
    • Monitor expenditures and make cost-effective decisions.
  • Team Management:
    • Lead and supervise the facilities team.
    • Provide training and development opportunities to team members.
  • Vendor Management:
    • Negotiate contracts with vendors and service providers.
    • Monitor vendor performance to ensure quality services.
  • Sustainability Initiatives:
    • Implement and manage sustainability programs to reduce environmental impact.
Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Facility Management, Engineering, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Head of Workplace, Facilities Manager or similar role.
  • Strong understanding of facility management principles and practices.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills.
  • Proficient in MS Office and facility management software.
  • Knowledge of health, safety, and environmental regulations.
  • Ability to multitask and manage complex projects.

Blue Current is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and embraces diversity. We believe that our team is strengthened through hiring and retaining employees with diverse backgrounds, skill sets, ideas, and perspectives. We make hiring decisions based on merit and do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex or gender (including pregnancy) gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, age, marital, veteran, disability status or any other protected category in accordance with applicable law.