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You might hire a facilities manager to:

  • Ensure that a building adheres to safety protocol
  • Keep outdoor and indoor property clean

  • Delegate daily tasks to staff to maintain upkeep of a building
  • Lead inspections, repairs, and renovations
  • Track and control a facility management budget

Required skills and qualifications
Preferred skills and qualifications
Ability to operate various machinery, like HVAC or groundskeeping equipment
Strong understanding of technical engineering
Management experience
Ability to make quick and effective decisions
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Problem-solving skills for emergency situations
Knowledge of building and zoning regulations
Customer and client service skills
Familiarity with accounting
Collaborative skills