Skip to main content

Position Information

Position Information

Vacancy Number:

Position Title:
Assistant Director of Facilities and Operations

Classification Title:

Financial and Administrative Services

Employment Type:

Duties and Responsibilities:

Auburn University at Montgomery is accepting applications for an Assistant Director of Facilities and Operations. This position will report directly to the Executive Director of Facility Planning and Operations and will provide technical knowledge and management for facilities and operations. The candidate selected for this role will be responsible for the following:
  • Planning, organizing, and oversight of several complex campus operations.
  • Assists with the management of contracts and vendors for facility maintenance, repair, and operations.
  • Management of housing facilities, janitorial, and grounds operations.
  • Manages special projects and coordinates with contractors on jobsites and facilities.
  • May be required to serve on an on-call status for emergencies.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of facility operations, OSHA regulations, and state contract guidelines.
  • Knowledge of work tickets and how to prioritize work requests.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, time and attendance systems, and processing invoices.
  • Supervisory skills, along with the ability to communicate tasks and direction to subordinates in a clear and concise manner.
  • The ability to provide solutions for efficiencies and operational improvements for facilities and operations.
  • Ability to train employees and supervisors on procedures and facility operations.
Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • A bachelor’s degree in Building Science, Construction Management, Horticulture or closely related field
  • Four (4) years’ of experience in facility operations and/or landscape operations
  • Three (3) years’ of supervisory experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Project Management Experience
  • Landscape Certifications
Job Open Date:

This posting will remain open until closed:

Job Close Date:

Salary Band:

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Auburn University at Montgomery reserves the right once interviewing has begun to stop accepting applications.

About the University/College

Located in Alabama’s vibrant state capital, Auburn University at Montgomery is a fast-growing university on the rise. Don’t just take our word for it: The Princeton Review rates us as one of the best colleges in the Southeast, while U.S. News & World Report recently ranked us No. 22 among regional universities in the South for the quality of undergraduate teaching and 38th among all public institutions in the region.

Auburn University at Montgomery is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity; therefore, we encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Quick Link

Position Profile Link

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Professional Reference Sheet
Optional Documents Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert

Similar jobs