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Director of Facilities Operations

Delta State University
Mississippi, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted Date
Sep 8, 2023

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Faculty Positions, Business & Management, Accounting & Finance
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Delta State University

Director of Facilities Operations

Position Type: Administrative

Department: Director of Facilities Management

Posting Number: 201201435

Full or Part Time: Full Time

Tenure/Non-Tenure: Non-Tenure Track

Salary Basis: 12 month

Reporting to the Associate Vice President for Finance & Administration, the Director of Facilities Operations is directly responsible for providing leadership and representation for the Facilities Management Department; coordinating the hiring, training, and assignment of work and evaluating the performance of Facility Maintenance staff; developing short and long-term plans for maintenance projects; developing and monitoring departmental project budgets; preparing various internal and external reports; providing documents to comply with requirements of the Mississippi Institute of Higher Learning, Bureau of Buildings and other outside agencies; serving as the University's primary liaison with external contractors; keeping the Associate VP for Finance & Administration abreast of project issues and concerns; and performing other related duties as required.

Bachelor’s degree in engineering, architecture, planning, management, or related field; ten years of relevant major construction and facility maintenance experience; experience in planning and design; effective written and oral communication skills; proven experience with fiscal planning; and basic computer skills.

Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree; professional licensed architect or engineer; experience in a public higher education environment; proven leadership/team building skills; business and organizational skills; analytical and troubleshooting skills; experience coordinating emergency planning; at least five years of large group management experience including hiring, training, and evaluating staff; project management or work prioritizing skills; demonstrated ability to maintain effective and collaborative working relationships with internal and external constituents, contractors, and community partners; and a commitment to equal opportunity.

12 monthCommensurate with experience and qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Three letters of recommendation are required. Requests for letters will automatically be generated to the references you list on the application. They will be sent a link to allow them to submit letter directly to application.

Additional Information:

Open Date: 09/07/2023

Close Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Click Here

Delta State University is committed to a policy of equal employment and educational opportunity. Delta State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy extends to all programs and activities supported by the University. jeid-3ff5397a27359a4abc2d8cb18df9547e

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