Assistant Director of Facilities

Bridgewater College - Bridgewater, VA (30+ days ago)4.0


Bridgewater
College seeks a qualified person for the position of Assistant Director of Facilities.
The position e nsures optimal functioning of building
systems including mechanical, electrical, fire/life safety; supervises
department employees in the maintenance of buildings and grounds; oversees
contractors for facility renovation projects; provides oversight, program
development, and implementation of campus Environmental Health and Safety
program.

Responsibilities:
Supervises,
plans, organizes and schedules of
various craft workers, such as HVAC (heating, ventilation and air
conditioning), maintenance technicians, carpenters, electricians, plumbers and
painters.
Carries
out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the College’s policies and
applicable laws. Responsibilities include planning, assigning and directing
work; appraising performance, rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing
complaints and resolving problems.
Assists
with inspecting the work performance of the facility department employees and
sub-contracted work.
Works
with and directs sub-contractors on repairs, installations, small construction
remodeling, grounds improvements and maintenance projects.
Assist
with after hours and weekend emergency calls involving facility needs.
Serves
as hands-on manager, willing to assist with physical and technical tasks when
required.

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s
degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field strongly
preferred.
Minimum
of five years of physical plant management experience required. Previous
construction project management preferred.
Minimum
of 5 years of supervisory experience strongly preferred.
Knowledgeable
of OSHA regulations and other safety related regulations. Direct experience
strongly preferred.
Preferred
Certificates, Licenses, and Registrations include; CFM, CEFP, CMM.

Skills & Abilities

Highly
proficient Microsoft Office computer skills and ability to adapt to other
programs required such as Contact Management, Work Order Management systems,
etc.
Ability
to solve practical problems and interpret a variety of instructions furnished
in written, verbal, drawing or diagram formats
Ability
to effectively communicate information and respond to questions, both in
writing and in person-to-person and small group situations with customers,
clients, general public and other employees of the College required
Highly proficient organizing and planning skills
Strong customer service and teamwork orientation

Additional information: Email humanresources@bridgewater.edu .

Apply: Complete
the online application at www.bridgewater.edu/careers
and attach a cover letter, resume and include the names and contact information
(email and mobile phone) for three references.

Deadline: Review of applications
will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Bridgewater College is an equal
opportunity provider, committed to employing a diverse faculty and staff, and
actively seeks applications from women, minorities, and other persons from
traditionally under-represented groups.