Supervisor, Facilities

in San Diego, CA

Supervisor, Facilities Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID


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  • Job Location

    San Diego, CA, US

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  • Job Type

    Full time

  • Travel

    Yes, 5 % of the Time

  • Schedule

    40 hours per week

Working at Abbott

At Abbott, you can do work that matters, grow, and learn, care for yourself and family, be your true self and live a full life. You’ll also have access to:

  • Career development with an international company where you can grow the career you dream of!

  • Free medical coverage for employees* via the Health Investment Plan (HIP) PPO

  • An excellent retirement savings plan with high employer contribution

  • Tuition reimbursement, the Freedom 2 Save student debt program and FreeU education benefit - an affordable and convenient path to getting a bachelor’s degree.

  • A company recognized as a great place to work in dozens of countries around the world and named one of the most admired companies in the world by Fortune.

  • A company that is recognized as one of the best big companies to work for as well as a best place to work for diversity, working mothers, female executives, and scientists.

The Opportunity

This position works out of our San Diego, CA location.

The person hired in this role is responsible to oversee buildings, grounds, equipment, and supplies. Their duties fall into several categories, including overseeing operations and maintenance, planning and managing projects and dealing with environmental factors.

What You’ll Work On

  • Oversee and manage facility related systems including but not limited to: telephone system and voicemail, heating, air conditioning and ventilation, building electrical, fire extinguishers and fire alarm panel, maintenance of building equipment (air compressor, generator, etc), alarms, keys/locks, access card reader. Manage layout and design of facility and managing space requirements/modifications.

  • Manage building maintenance and upkeep.

  • Manage vendor / landlord / township related issues.

  • Responsible for staff management, development and associated activities.

  • Understand and comply with applicable EHS policies, procedures and guidelines. goals are established and achieved. complete all EHS required training programs. promotion of pollution prevention and waste minimization.

  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system.

  • Provides leadership by assigning work within the department, resolving issues and managing people related processes; operates independently with limited direction or instruction; lead and develop staff.

  • Lead a team of professionals responsible for maintenance of relevant facility / facilities ensuring that operating requirements, building codes and safety regulations are met.

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Minimum 4 years relevant / similar experience to develop the competence required to meet the skills and responsibilities of the position.


  • Knowledge of or aptitude to learn Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC systems; Experience/Background Experience

  • Knowledge of or aptitude to learn Telephone system(s); - ability to clearly, concisely and accurately convey communications; - ability to form and develop interpersonal, professional relationships; display socially and professionally appropriate behavior.

  • Ability to work independently and in groups; ability to influence and lead with and without direct authority; - demonstrated initiative, problem-solving; - ability to apply analytical and critical-thinking skills to resolve issues; - organization and be detail-oriented.

* Participants who complete a short wellness assessment qualify for FREE coverage in our HIP PPO medical plan. Free coverage applies in the next calendar year.

Learn more about our health and wellness benefits, which provide the security to help you and your family live full lives:

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that can help you build your future and live your best life. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

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The base pay for this position is $82,100.00 – $164,100.00. In specific locations, the pay range may vary from the range posted.

Job Skills

  • building maintenance
  • hvac
  • plumbing
  • building codes
  • quality system
  • work independently
  • pollution prevention

Additional Information

Who We Are


Abbott values the leadership skills developed through military service and we have a broad range of functional areas to put your talents to work. Our organization is making a difference in the lives of the people we serve with a diverse offering of healthcare products. We have a strong veteran employee community to help with your transition from the military to the corporate world.

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