Regional Facilities Project Manager
Why Join Us?
At Extra Space Storage we offer a great company culture without the retail hours! Joining the S&P 500 in 2016, we lead the self-storage industry in more ways than one. We are the best at getting better and we are looking for exceptional employees to join our team as we continue to experience amazing growth.
"Our people are the lifeblood of Extra Space." -Joe Margolis, CEO of Extra Space Storage.
Extra Space Storage Culture Guide
Manager Facility Service leads the facility management function for a multi-site portfolio of properties within a geographic region and ensures the safety, security, and overall condition of the Extra Space Storage portfolio remains at the highest standards. Leads and manages all activities related to facility maintenance and capital improvements while providing support through exceptional customer service and facilities training to achieve operational objectives of each property. Partners directly with Divisional Vice President of operations as a key member of the divisional support staff. Works closely with district management and site staff, assessing facility conditions and development of multi-year strategies to maintain and enhance the physical plant assets at each property. Develops scope of work, estimates budgets, competitively bids, contracts, and manages timelines, communication, and spending for all capital projects within the region.
Partner with operations and cross functional teams of internal stakeholders, vendors, and consultants to develop and deliver outcomes that meet success criteria.
Manage capital projects, training, and communications as required to support business requirements.
Develop and manage programs and effective property management strategies by leveraging technology, teamwork, attention to detail, and innovation to ensure delivery of business requirements.
Develop, train and support peers in particular matters as Subject Matter Expert.
Selects and supervises vendors and contractors.
Develops scope of work documents for projects, solicits bids, supervises projects, ensures standards and results are achieved and closes out projects.
Provides instruction on safety, security and facility maintenance to operations staff.
Maintains a high level of communication and follow-up both with leadership team, and store staff.
Consolidates, communicates, and ensures successful resolution of all regional facility management issues.
Travel regularly to build relationships with operations partners and inspect property conditions to ensure safety, security, and facility standards are well maintained.
Provide effective leadership and training on proper care and maintence of the facility to operations staff.
Provide effective capital project management through the development of scope of work documents for projects and soliciting bids to obtain the highest quality and cost combination value.
Manage and maintain strong vendor partnerships with qualified, licensed regional vendors and manage contract administration in compliance with all company policies.
Provide regular communication of project schedules, updates, and completion status of capital projects.
Verify the completion of work to ensure business results are achieved in compliance with company standards.
Maintain detailed, current, and accurate project files and records including tracking of all projects, invoice management and accounting in compliance with approved budgets.
Develop and gain alignment on the annual capital facilities budget for each property including documentation of future needs and assist in developing multi-year strategies for capital reserves and budget forecasting.
Review, track, and approve unplanned work orders and invoices to ensure compliance with company standards, policies, budgets, and guidelines.
Manage and support disaster preparedness and disaster response to property damage including damages from fires, hurricanes, and other natural or man-made disasters.
Provide training and coaching to operations staff to reduce unnecessary expenditures by building knowledge around facility maintenance, vendor management, and cost controls, with emphasis on continuous growth and delivering business requirements for time, cost, and quality.
Regularly monitor off-line units and provide support to immediately repair damaged units quickly and efficiently and return them to rentable condition.
Multitask effectively to execute several simultaneous competing priorities and initiatives at various stages of development and execution.
Perform other facility-related development, training and departmental duties as assigned.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in business, construction, engineering, or related field preferred plus 5 years’ related experience or accredited education, training or an equivalent combination of education and experience considered. Professional certifications in facilities, project management or construction a plus.
Working knowledge of facility or construction trades with the ability to evaluate quality of work in compliance with trade standards and building codes.
Highly proficient in all current business software applications. Experience with project management software and computerized maintenance platforms a plus.
Demonstrated excellence in organizational and time management skills with the ability to maintain a high degree of accuracy while setting own priorities to coordinate multiple assignments with fluctuating and time-sensitive deadlines.
Demonstrated ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality, judgment, and discretion including the ability to use tact, diplomacy, and professionalism to effectively handle a broad range of high level and sensitive interpersonal situations with diverse personalities, and to respond appropriately to conflicts and problems on a consistent and continuing basis.
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Extra Space Storage is the second largest operator of self-storage facilities in the U.S. Since we were founded in 1977, we’ve taken the storage industry by storm. In 2015 alone we added 1.6 Billion dollars in new acquisitions to our already large property portfolio.
The cornerstone of Extra Space Storage is successful partnerships with our stakeholders, partners, investors and customers. Our goals are driven by an impassioned, dedicated workforce that thrives in the innovation driven corporate environment. We are the best, at getting better!
Our Team Makes Us EXTRAordinary
Knowledge is power and experience is valuable. This is why we strive to attract the best candidates for every position at Extra Space Storage. Every position is valuable to our success from our executive management team, corporate employees, on-site managers and call center team.
Offering a Career Path Paved with Innovation and Satisfaction
Attracting the best candidates in any field requires a commitment to job satisfaction. At Extra Space Storage, job satisfaction is high, this is why we have one of the best retention rates in the business. We know that our success depends on our team loving their jobs!
An Extra Space employee is number one valued and knows they are invaluable to the team, customer and company. Second they are passionate enjoying a challenging and rewarding career path armed with the tools they need to succeed. Add a fun work culture and spectacular offices makes Extra Space a pretty amazing place to work.