Nike Sr. Director, Global Maintenance and Facilities, Air Manufacturing Innovation in Portland, Oregon

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NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Nike Global Sourcing and Manufacturing teams create a complex and exciting mix of products including baseball bats, sunglasses, apparel, footwear, technical components like airbags and more. This world-class team constantly challenges the assumptions about how Nike’s products are made. They operate in a complex geopolitical world with multiple supply chains, focused on products, materials, sustainability, methods of manufacturing and diverse ecosystems. They work closely with Nike’s Design teams, Categories, manufacturing partners, material suppliers and logistics providers across more than 40 countries on six continents. They develop new methods to make sustainable, better-performing products faster and more efficiently. The job opportunities span sourcing and planning, engineering, quality assurance, sustainable manufacturing, materials, business development, leadership and management, as well as positions at Nike’s In-House Manufacturing (IHM), a subsidiary of NIKE, Inc.

Description

As the Sr. Director of Global Maintenance and Facilities you’ll be responsible for all Air Manufacturing Innovation (Air MI) facilities and internal assets. You will lead Nike’s manufacturing facilities & maintenance function using a broad understanding of manufacturing, people development, costing, and technical innovation knowledge to set the vision and drive optimal financial and operational performance through a team spanning four buildings in three locations.

Key accountabilities include:

Subject matter expert for the business, guiding strategic decisions on design, build, and overall spend on all Air MI facilities & maintenance.

Successfully direct multiple complex projects simultaneously, including prioritizing, resourcing, and allocating all projects.

Source, approve, and lead internally and externally to solve for problems related to facilities in a manner that is in support of Nike and the overall production and safety of the employee population

Long term strategic planning to ensure new materials, processes, and methods are considered and, when appropriate, are used in the construction and upkeep of the facilities to enhance performance, sustainability, safety, and the employee experience at Nike Air.

Mentor the team within the organization and guide team member career development.

Engage and influence senior leadership within Nike to represent Nike Air MI and externally to represent Nike in discussions and negotiations with vendors/partners aligned with the strategy and deliver results through the team.

Qualifications

Requirements and Capabilities include:

Bachelor’s Degree and minimum of 10 years directly relevant experience; experience should include comprehensive experience as a business/process leader or industry expert. An additional 2 years’ experience can be considered in lieu of a degree.

A strong understanding of WD&C, Legal, Procurement and other internal functions as well as the capability to engage and influence senior leadership in these functions.

Knowledge of the complexities of installing & moving large industrial scale machinery, including power requirements, venting and local codes.

Learning agility, especially in areas like construction in an unfamiliar environment or non-US country.

Working knowledge of mechanics in order to converse at a strategic level with maintenance teams.

High tolerance for ambiguity and change in a fast-paced environment.

Experienced, motivating leader with proven results in hiring, training, retaining, and leading a strong team with diverse expertise to optimize Nike’s investment and safeguard the employees and the assets.

Qualifications Requirements and Capabilities include:

Bachelor’s Degree and minimum of 10 years directly relevant experience; experience should include comprehensive experience as a business/process leader or industry expert. An additional 2 years’ experience can be considered in lieu of a degree.

A strong understanding of WD&C, Legal, Procurement and other internal functions as well as the capability to engage and influence senior leadership in these functions.

Knowledge of the complexities of installing & moving large industrial scale machinery, including power requirements, venting and local codes.

Learning agility, especially in areas like construction in an unfamiliar environment or non-US country.

Working knowledge of mechanics in order to converse at a strategic level with maintenance teams.

High tolerance for ambiguity and change in a fast-paced environment.

Experienced, motivating leader with proven results in hiring, training, retaining, and leading a strong team with diverse expertise to optimize Nike’s investment and safeguard the employees and the assets.

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

Job ID: 00398624

Location: United States-Oregon-Portland

Job Category: Manufacturing & Engineering, Product Development