Maintenance Supervisor, Facilities – Atlanta

Location: Suwanee, GA
Job ID: 25859BR
Department: Facilities
Date Posted: Sep 06, 2023

$80 - 122k


The Maintenance Supervisor provides oversight and direction for multiple associates within Publix Facility Services maintenance teams. The incumbent manages sub-departments responsible for internal operations and supplier management required to maintain Publix facilities for all divisional retail stores. The Maintenance Supervisor provides ongoing support for department objectives, deliverables, and manages operational costs for maintenance and repairs.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Directs activities that maintain facilities and equipment, controls expenses and ensures equipment up-time to support sales
  • Manages divisional service contractors and other suppliers that support our retail stores to acknowledge alignment, address performance issues, resolve escalated customer service complaints and questions and manages overall supplier quality
  • Assists the Divisional Assistant Manager – Maintenance in the development of scopes for SAVE remodel evaluations, projects and special requests for budgeting, approvals and scope acceptance to maintain existing facilities to grow sales

Required Qualifications

  • Associate’s Degree in Business or 2-year certification from a Trade School or equivalent
  • At least three (3) years’ construction management experience OR at least three (3) years’ service management experience AND at least five (5) years’ equipment field repair experience
  • Knowledge of equipment servicing; including electrical, plumbing, power generation, mechanical, natural and propane gas, and general construction
  • Knowledge of architectural plans and electrical schematics
  • Knowledge of Service Supplier Selection process
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Advanced analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to facilitate team projects and meetings
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office; Word and Excel
  • Willingness to work a varying schedule, including nights, holidays and weekends when required
  • Willingness to travel overnight on occasion
  • Willingness to be on call 24/7

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or four-year certification from a Trade School
  • Five (5) or more years’ construction management OR five (5) or more years’ service management
  • General Contractor License
  • Electrical Contractor License
  • Knowledge of Publix Hiring Practices
  • Knowledge of Service Agreements and Contract Management
  • Knowledge of Publix Retail Store Operations
  • Knowledge of Company and Department Policies
  • Knowledge of CQI Methodologies
  • Knowledge of Food Safety
  • Knowledge of MRL Processes


  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
  • Group dental plan
  • Group vision plan
  • Sick pay
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vacation pay
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Paycheck direct deposit
  • Credit union
  • Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle and wireless purchases
  • 6 paid holidays (associates can exchange the following holidays with their manager’s approval: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day).

Additional Information

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