Sr. Facilities Technician (St. Louis, MO)

  • American Red Cross
  • St Louis, Missouri
  • Aug 29, 2023

Job Description

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By joining the American Red Cross  you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best.  Are you ready to be part of  the world's largest humanitarian network?

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Job Description:

As one of the nation’s premier humanitarian organizations, the American Red Cross is dedicated to helping people in need throughout the United States and, in association with other Red Cross networks, throughout the world. When you join our team, you have a direct impact on a meaningful mission, and you can help save lives every day. If you share our passion for helping people, join us in this excellent career opportunity. Work where your career is a force for good.

We are committed to the diversity of our workforce and to delivering our programs and services in a culturally competent manner reflecting the communities we serve.  Our work environment is collaborative, respectful, and inclusive with a focus on building allyship and a culture of belonging that empowers all team members. Come to learn, grow, and succeed while sharing your passion for making a difference. 

The Red Cross supports a variety of cultural and community resource groups for employees and volunteers. From the Ability Network, our Asian American & Pacific Islander Resource Group, the Latino Resource Group, and Red Cross PRIDE, to the Umoja African American Resource Group, our Veterans+ Resource Group, and the Women’s Resource Group, these networks provide connections, mentoring and help give voice to important concerns and opinions.

At the American Red Cross, your uniqueness can shine! 

We are currently seeking a Sr. Facilities Technician (St. Louis, MO)

This position will work 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday, and some weekends and evenings will be required during times of business need. Travel will also be involved up to 20% of the time.

**Certifications Preferred**


Develop and implement initiatives to increase access, use, and effectiveness of Fleet and Facilities programs and services. Advance Fleet and Facilities services to meet established goals and objectives. Act as a Fleet and Facilities services subject matter expert (SME) to staff, management, volunteers and external partners. May manage a vehicle fleet and ensure that all vehicles are up to date on their recommended maintenance. Provide support, development and/or leadership guidance to all volunteers.

Perform all duties and responsibilities in compliance with standard operating procedures and other applicable Federal, State and local regulations.

WHERE YOUR CAREER IS A FORCE GOOD (Key Responsibilities): 

1. Provide overall support in the execution of fleet and facilities management within a region.  Develop and execute facilities maintenance for American Red Cross facilities.  Develop and execute strategy for the American Red Cross fleet that includes preventative and corrective maintenance, fleet reporting and analysis, and the support process around vehicle reservations.  

2. Develop and implement volunteer orientation program to utilize volunteers to fully support the fleet, facilities and general administration operations teams in a cooperative atmosphere.  Collaborate with Volunteer Services to recruit and train assigned volunteers.  May directly supervise full-time and part-time volunteers.   May hire, train, coach, counsel and evaluate performance of volunteers or provide recommendation regarding supervisory action. 

3. Monitor, analyze and provide consultation of the regional fleet and facilities budgets.  Evaluate operations department outcomes and results to reinforce best in class fleet and facilities management.

4. Develop and maintain active professional relationships with key internal and external partners or vendors.

5. May write, organize or maintain technical sections of the department procedure manual.

6. Enforce organization safety policies, regulations and procedures related to fleet and facilities management to ensure they are followed at all times.  Responsible to be up-to-date on all relevant role specific training, in compliance with regulatory requirements.

7. Carries out any additional assignments required to fulfill the Mission of the American Red Cross.

Standard Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:00am – 5:00PM

WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED (Minimum Qualifications):

Education: Bachelor's degree required.

Experience: Minimum 5 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and related experience required.

Management Experience: N/A

We take care of you, while you take care of others. As a mission-based organization, we believe our team needs great support to do great work. Our comprehensive benefits help you in balancing home and work. With our resources and perks, you have amazing possibilities at the American Red Cross to advance the learn.

•           Medical, Dental Vision plans

•           Health Spending Accounts & Flexible Spending Accounts

•           PTO + Holidays

•           401K with 4% match

•           Paid Family Leave

•           Employee Assistance

•           Disability and Insurance: Short + Long Term

•           Service Awards and recognition


Apply now! Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day.

The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Life’s emergencies don’t stop, and neither do American Red Cross volunteers, who represent more than 90 percent of our workforce to help prevent and alleviate human suffering. You can make a difference by volunteering in a position that appeals to you and allows you to use your unique skills and talents. The Red Cross relies on generous volunteers who give their time and talent to help fulfill our lifesaving mission.

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