To enrich education through diversity, The College
of New Jersey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College has a
strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff,
and strongly encourages women and members of underrepresented
groups to apply.
The Department of Facilities & Administrative Services is a
large operational service organization that provides a broad array
of services to the campus community through the following offices:
Access Control Services, Automotive Services, Building Services,
Energy & Central Utilities, Facilities Operations, Grounds
& Landscape Maintenance Services, Mailing & Receiving
Services, Occupational Safety and Environmental Services and Risk
Under direction of the Director of Central Plant Operations, the
Assistant Chief Engineer will help oversee a staff of 6 at the
Central plant. MUST HAVE experience managing employees, incredibly
organized, and a team player. Candidate will be responsible for the
daily operation of plant equipment, which include a natural gas
turbine, Boilers, Heat Recover Steam Generators (HRSG), Steam
chillers, and Electric chillers.
- Manage the operators at the Power House.
- Prepare & supervise the deferred maintenance list for all
- Develop proposals for soliciting public funds to meet and/or
expand program objectives, activities and
- Administer and interpret applicable federal and state laws and
regulations affecting the department and formulates resultant
policies and procedures
- Develop and maintain work plans and procedures for the
installation and repair of all mechanical systems on campus.
- Review data, prepare and maintain the budget. Monitor
expenditures, evaluate spending patterns, and recommend approvals
or disapproval of expenditure requests.
- This is a “hands on” position where candidate must
demonstrate extensive knowledge of all tasks including plumbing,
electrical, working with boilers, chillers, and power
generation. Position has contract/office
responsibility as well.
- Candidate will need a Blue seal Boiler license or Higher.
- Prior experience in monitoring contractors is required.
Candidate must be a proven leader who has developed strong teams
and provided ongoing learning opportunities for skill building and
- Candidate will have a MINIMUM of 5 to 7 years’ experience.
Superior verbal and written communication skills are required.
- Final offer of employment is contingent upon the successful
completion of background and reference checks
- Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for all non-classified
TCNJ is a highly selective institution that has earned national
recognition for its commitment to excellence. Founded in 1855, TCNJ
has become an exemplar of the best in public higher education and
is consistently acknowledged as one of the top comprehensive
colleges in the nation. TCNJ currently is ranked as one of the 75
"Most Competitive" schools in the nation by Barron's Profiles of
American Colleges and is rated the No. 1 public institution in the
northern region of the country by U.S. News & World Report.
TCNJ was named the #10 value in public higher education by the
Princeton review in 2009 and, in 2006, was awarded a Phi Beta Kappa
chapter - an honor shared by less than 10 percent of colleges and
universities nationally. A strong liberal arts core forms the
foundation for programs offered through TCNJ's seven schools - Arts
& Communication; Business; Education; Humanities and Social
Sciences; Science; Nursing, Health, and Exercise Science; and
Engineering. TCNJ faculty members are teacher-scholars who share a
commitment to liberal learning. TCNJ is located within an hour, by
train, of New York City and Philadelphia. The College's campus is
set on 289 tree-lined acres in suburban Ewing Township and is known
for its natural beauty and has 39 major buildings, including the
fourth-best college library in the nation, according to the
Qualified candidates should apply online and submit a letter of
interest, resume (CV), as well as the names and contact information
for three professional references. Please use the following link to
Applications will be considered until a viable finalist has been