As a Facilities Manager, you’ll oversee the services and processes that support the core business of a company. You’ll be involved in both strategic planning and day-to-day operations. Some areas of responsibility include procurement and contract management, building and grounds maintenance, and health and safety. In industrial settings, you’ll find ways to eliminate wastefulness in production processes by devising efficient ways to use workers, machines, materials, information and energy to make a product or provide a service.
In this technology you’ll learn to operate and maintain all the mechanical and electrical systems within various facilities, manage the activities of maintenance personnel, and work with developers on facilities designs and modifications. These skills will help you gain a strong foundation of understanding from supervision to safety, with the ability to tackle an organization’s electrical systems, mechanical repairs and more.