Since 1967, Jet Aviation has been crafting flight in its smoothest form. From one hangar in Basel, Switzerland, to some 4,000 employees, and some 50 locations worldwide. Aircraft Management, Aircraft Sales, Charter, Completions, Defence, FBO, Fixed and Rotary Wing Maintenance, and Staffing. Behind every seamless Jet Aviation experience, is a team of dedicated professionals perfecting the art of flight. The artisans of aviation. The craft that brings our customers’ journey to life. In the hangar, on the ground, and behind the scenes. Enabling global flight, with passion.
In order to reinforce the facility team in Basel we are currently recruiting for a
Facility Manager

In this position you will be responsible to successfully manage and coordinate facility projects and activities in a key role in the Real Estate & Facility Management department located in Basel.

  • Provide high quality customer service and functional support to all internal customers
  • Responsible for the coordination and execution of the “Facility Master Plan” - moves / relocation of teams, shops and offices
  • Responsible for space allocation, workplace management, office furniture and equipment for the site
  • Direct and coordinate Facility and Real Estate projects including, but not limited to, relocations,  repairs, refurbishments, new installations and other improvement projects
  • Ensure the proper functioning of facilities and building operations through Maintenance & Services by coordination with Airport, suppliers and contractors
  • Manage Facility Maintenance and Services contracts and oversee contract renewals, modifications and obligations
  • Review and evaluate performance of suppliers and contractors to ensure value for money and efficient operating costs
  • Respond appropriately to emergencies or urgent issues as they arise
  • Provide support to major projects, strategy implementations, campaigns and events
  • Adhere to all EHS policy/procedures and ensure contractors comply with site EHS rules at all times
  • Ensure compliance with corporate fiscal, legal, environmental and risk management policies to minimize corporate liability and manage risk
  • Provide regular reports to senior management and participation to department reviews

  • Educated to degree level with at least 3 years of experience in a Facility Management role
  • Very good computer skills, especially Microsoft Office; (ServiceNow and AutoCAD an advantage)
  • Very good oral, written and communication skills and the ability to successfully interact with internal and external stakeholders at all levels
  • Working language is English, however French and German would also be an advantage
  • Excellent customer-service focused attitude
  • Self motivated, uses initiative and enthusiastic to expand the role
  • Able to respond to sensitive issues, handle multiple priorities and variety of tasks concurrently
  • Results driven – able to execute with high personal accountability and organizational skills
  • Attention to detail and great follow-up skills will be required
If you are interested in a multicultural, challenging and innovative working environment and your profile matches our requirements, we are looking forward to receiving your online application (cover letter, CV).
Jet Aviation AG
Ms Hacer Lembke