The candidate for this position will be responsible for planning, organizing, coordinating and directing the skilled maintenance department of Farmingdale State College Physical Plant. This department consists of carpentry, lock shop, masonry, plumbing, electrical and HVAC. The manager will ensure that all work is completed in an efficient, economical and safe manner. The position will also manage and coordinate with; outside vendors, provide oversight of construction and renovation within the trade areas, ability to effectively plan maintenance services programs (ie: preventive maintenance) , supervise field and shop maintenance activities, maintain effective records, knowledge of related trade equipment and tools is a must. The ideal candidate will be a strong thinker with the organizational and interpersonal skills to work in a facilities environment. The candidate must also be able to work under pressure and be able to manage effectively under emergency situations.
Strong knowledge of the principles, practices, codes, operation and maintenance of buildings; energy management systems, HVAC, electrical, plumbing, carpentry and masonry work.
Knowledge of budgeting, capital planning and procurement.
Knowledge of staff management including hiring, training, and performance monitoring of department personnel.
Five years work experience in a facility setting.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: An Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or closely related field.
This is a full-time position.
For the first 10 working days, beginning January 23, 2013 and ending February 5, 2013 , applications will be limited to UUP Farmingdale.
CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: February 22, 2013
Salary $47,000 - $52,000
State University of New York is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Farmingdale State College - 18 months ago