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Facilities Management

As Facilities Roles Have Changed, So Has Recruitment

Talent compass
Managing Directors Jim Lord and Wes Miller provide their insight of facilities recruitment and the skills and traits that are sought in executives. Read more

Executive Search Case Study: University Director of Utilities and Program Manager, Utilities

University Utilities Plant
Helbling worked closely with a prestigious private research university to secure a Director of Utilities and a Program Manager, Utilities to oversee an unprecedented infrastructure capital plan. Read more

Challenges of Managing Independent Schools Facilities

Independent school
Independent schools may have smaller campuses than universities and colleges, but their facilities management challenges are just as complex. Read more

10 Most Popular Blogs of 2016

Top 10 blogs
Helbling Executive Search looks back at its most popular blog posts of 2016 that focus on construction, facilities, career development, and recruitment. Read more

Campus Security a Primary Focus for Colleges & Universities

Johns Hopkins University campus
Students and parents aren't just interested in academic and geographical locations anymore. Security is playing a major role in the attractiveness of college and universities. Read more

Search Case Study: Healthcare Director of Safety, Security, & Transportation

University of Florida Health
After successfully securing a Director of Facilities Operations for University of Florida Health and multiple professionals for the institution, we were requested to conduct this search. By working collaboratively with our client and tailoring our search, we completed the search in 73 days. Read more

UC Merced's Strategic Approach to $1.3B Capital Needs

University of California Merced is on its way to achieving the objectives of its 2020 Project Master Plan. Just two weeks ago, The UC Board of Regents unanimously approved UC Merced's plans to expand its campus's physical capacity at the price tag of $1.3B. Read more

Search Case Study: Global Facilities Head

New York City
Helbling & Associates retained by a multinational financial services conglomerate to attract and secure a Managing Director & Facilities Global Function Head. Read more

Research Intensive Labs Are All About Sustainability

University Research Labs
Universities are focused on sustainability, and they are constantly balancing priorities of providing facilities that are attractive and healthy for occupants, and mitigating their energy costs and environmental impacts. For institutions that are research-intensive, this can be extremely complex. Read more

Results of 2016 Hospital Design & Construction Facilities Survey

Hospital Design
Health Facilities Management and the American Society for Healthcare Engineering of the American Hospital Association teamed up to conduct its annual hospital construction survey. An overwhelming theme was the strong focus on patient satisfaction as it relates to healthcare design and construction. Read more