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Senior Facility Manager Job

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Onsite
Onsite Location(s): 

Kerkrade, LI, NL

Additional Locations: Netherlands-Kerkrade; Netherlands-Eindhoven; Netherlands-Maastricht

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - Caring - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.


About the role:
When you become the Facility Manager for the European Center of Operations (ECO) you will be able to show and fine tune all skills and resources of a proven Facility Manager. Given the fact that the whole campus needs to be expanded you will be able to contribute to this expansion with your knowledge and leadership. This is a great extraordinary opportunity. You will be responsible for Real Estate and Facility Management Services for the European Center of Operations in Kerkrade and will bring additional expertise in maintenance, operations, design and construction, customer relationship change management and project management skills.


You will manage site facilities and services and will be responsible for further develop, planning, design and execution of the Kerkrade Facility Masterplan. including investments, maintenance and expansion of our site within the financial budgets. You will be the facility lead of our expansion project. 
Additionally, you will manage EH&S (Environment Health & Safety) for the complete campus. 


You bring a strong track record within facilities management and day to day operations delivery, financial and risk analysis, understanding of various vendor contract delivery methods, people skills, timely problem identification and resolution, construction techniques as well as project management tools and processes at high and low complexity levels.


We will be a perfect match if you have the ability to act fast whilst dealing with multiple stakeholders and internal project streams with accurate, timely and structured reporting.
The ideal candidate is a results-oriented facility manager with a track record in navigating through a complex matrix organization. You possess deep facility knowledge with the ability to engage with key (international) stakeholders whilst simultaneously going into operational details and leading the execution of critical Facility actions.


You lead a  team of Facility specialists including engineers, technicians and contractors provide site services, like catering and security. With this team you ensure the continuation of all office buildings/services/utilities/EH&S:

  • building and grounds maintenance
  • cleaning
  • catering and vending
  • procurement and contract management
  • security
  • space management
  • utilities and communications infrastructure.
  • Energy management
  • EH&S management and certification (ISO 14001, ISO50001, ISO45001*

About Boston Scientific:
Everyone in Boston Scientific is working hard toward one goal – transforming lives by tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With innovative products, a collaborative culture and a deep passion for human life, a career with Boston Scientific is more than just a job. It’s personal. At Kerkrade we established the European Center of Operations. This hub includes BSC’s seconds largest tier 1 Distribution Center and we host many European supporting functions. Many of the residing teams support directly the end to end Supply Chain activities across Europe, Middle East and Africa.


What we are looking for:
•    Bachelor’s degree of relevant education (Facility, Construction, Business, , Engineering, Supply Chain, Logistics);
•    10+ years’ professional experience;
•    Track record in leading and continuously improving Facility services, both at a strategic, tactical and operational level;
•    Working knowledge broader Application Ecosystem, combined with knowledge of key business processes like EHS and Facility Maintenance systems is preferred;
•    Creates a sense of energy, excitement, and personal commitment to the organization by empowering others, rewarding and celebrating superior performance, and creating an inclusive workplace;
•    Experience of managing within a complex matrixed organizational structure and demonstrated capability in collaborating and influencing across such an organization;
•    Demonstrated high degree of integrity, professionalism, and the ability to establish credibility;
•    High sense of urgency and commitment to execution;
•    Proven adaptability, comfortable with change and with a demonstrated ability to react and response to a fast-changing environment;
•    Strong leadership, communication and influencing skills;
•    Ability to collaborate and work across a global team;
•    Proficient in English and preferable one other major European language.



Requisition ID: 528106


As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!

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