Director, Facilities Operations and Services
University of Massachusetts Lowell
The Facilities Operations and Services Division of Facilities Management provides multi-faceted facility services to ensure cultural and educational opportunities are delivered to the campus community complementing the tradition of distinguished educational and research teaching programs at UMass Lowell.
Under the general direction of the Associate Vice Chancellor for Facilities Management, the Director of O & S leads the division of approximately 140 staff to support the University’s commitment to provide reliable, high quality, clean and safe facilities. The Director plays a critical and highly visible role within the University. The activities this position oversees daily impact the quality of life of the entire campus community. The University is comprised of 3.5 million square feet within 48 buildings located on three campuses educating over 15,000 students.
The Director oversees all aspects of facilities maintenance and operations including custodial and maintenance services, mechanical and electrical systems, power plants, utility systems, elevators, grounds care, parking lots, athletic fields, sustainability, energy conservation, minor alterations, support for campus events, and capital projects interfaces.
As one of four Directors, the incumbent supports the Associate Vice Chancellor with supervisory/management activities and strategies. To be successful, the Director must bring an unusual blend of technical and interpersonal skills to the role as well as being service oriented with excellent leadership and management skills.
Applicants should apply online at: https://jobs.uml.edu. Please submit a resume, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. Thank you for considering the University of Massachusetts Lowell as an employer of choice. We look forward to receiving your application.
The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage you to apply and to identify your strengths in this area.