Facilities & Grounds Maintenance Manager

Omaha, NE

Omaha Track is the innovative product and service supplier to the railroad industry-dedicated to providing excellence, quality, and value.  We are committed to remaining the industry leader by focusing on continuous growth and improvement in our 4 areas of focus:  Materials/Railroad Services/Equipment/Terminal Services

Position Description:

The Facilities  & Grounds Maintenance Manager is responsible for ensuring all locations (Omaha Track Equipment Shop, WECO Scale House, and other company owned property) are clean, organized, and safe.  The Facilities & Grounds Maintenance Manager should take pride and ownership in Omaha Track’s appearance. 

This position works outdoors and is subject to all weather elements and extreme temperatures.  This position is a physically demanding job.  Expect to be hands-on.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform maintenance and property clean up at various sites as directed
  • Handle day-to-day maintenance and perform appropriate inspections to determine necessary repairs such as changing light bulbs and air filters, taking out the trash, fixing minor electrical/plumbing issues, etc.
  • Maintain a thorough list of contact information all applicable contractors/vendors
  • Maintain accurate, traceable, and complete preventative maintenance and repair records for assigned properties
  • Ensure all walkways and parking lots are safe and clear during winter conditions (i.e., shoveling and salting)
  • Perform courier runs between facilities and run errands as needed
  • Complete special projects as assigned
  • Groundskeeping, mowing, and general landscaping

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of facilities & grounds maintenance experience
  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Valid driver’s license with no major driving offenses within the last three years
  • Possess mechanical skills to repair and/ or maintain vehicles
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; minimum of basic computer skills (including Microsoft Office)

Work Requirements:

  • Ability to work independently and take initiative, identify and address issues before they become a problem
  • Ability to operate some heavy equipment such as: backhoe, front loaders, etc.  
  • Ability to multi-task and be proficient in time management; ability to manage changing priorities
  • Ability to work outdoors subject to all elements and conditions
  • Ability to meet all functional requirements including, but not limited to: lifting (50lbs), sitting, kneeling, standing, walking, bending, squatting, finger dexterity, and reaching above/below shoulders

We look forward to receiving your application!