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Facilities Manager

Locomation, Inc. is bringing together leading experts in robotics and transportation to revolutionize the trucking industry. Locomation is making trucking safer and transportation more efficient through automated driving technology. With our headquarters located in Pittsburgh, PA, we are building a high-performance team excited by complex engineering challenges and passionate about shaping the future of transportation.

We are recruiting top talent to be a part of our growing, fast-moving and execution-oriented team. We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek to help build this future. We want you here at Locomation, if you have a collaborative spirit and curiosity.

About Your Role

Locomation is looking for a Facilities Manager to plan, coordinate and manage the expansion of Locomation’s new and existing office spaces, garages, labs, and testing facilities. The Facilities Manager will also be responsible for preserving the good condition of infrastructure and ensure that facilities are safe and well-functioning.

About Your Work:

  • Work with engineers, drivers, test teams, and operations teams to understand specialized workshop, lab and garage needs
  • Provision infrastructure like high voltage power supplies, compressed air, and specialized gases as well as coordinate and facilitate the installation of specialized lab equipment including antennas, cabling, fume extraction systems, UPS, etc.
  • Coordinate and facilitate the installation of lifts, cranes, winches and similar equipment to support vehicle loading, maintenance, and modification
  • Oversee maintenance and standards conformance of workshop and lab equipment as well as ensure compliance with OSHA regulations in Locomation facilities
  • Ensure that the facility is fully operational with all utilities are secure and functioning properly.
  • Plan and coordinate all installations (telecommunications, heat, electricity etc.) and refurbishments
  • Manage the upkeep of equipment and supplies to meet health and safety standards
  • Inspect buildings’ structures to determine the need for repairs or renovations
  • Review utilities consumption and strive for continuous efficiency
  • Supervise facilities' staff (custodians, technicians, groundskeepers, etc.) and external contractors
  • Control activities like parking space allocation, waste disposal, building security, etc.
  • Consistently maintain multiple offices, garages, testing tracks, etc.
  • Be the POC for any improvements to the building, working closely with General Contractors, Architects, etc.
  • Allocate office space according to needs
  • Perform analysis and forecasting

About You:

  • 5+ years of experience as facilities manager or relevant position
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Knowledge of OSHA and other environmental regulations
  • Knowledge of general maintenance methods, operating requirements, and safety precautions related to facilities management
  • Willing to travel to different sites; in and out of the state of PA

Nice to Haves:

  • BSc/BA in facility management, engineering, business administration or relevant field
  • Well-versed in technical/engineering operations and facilities management best practices
  • AV and or Automotive Industry experience

*Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. 

Locomation, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes applications for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable laws and Locomation, Inc. employment policies.

 

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