Director of Facilities Management

Employer
Buena Vista University
Location
Iowa, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Nov 12, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Business & Management, Management, Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Facilities Management & Physical Plant, Auxiliary Services, Student Affairs, Residence Life, Executive, Executive Directors
Employment Type
Full Time


Buena Vista University has an opening for a Director of Facilities Management. This position is responsible for planning, organizing, coordinating, directing all facilities and administrative functions. This includes the oversight of all physical facilities, university grounds, custodial services, facilities management budget, supervision of new construction, and remodeling of facilities.

A successful applicant must possess excellent written and oral communication, customer service, interpersonal and organizational skills. A bachelor’s degree is required, and a master’s degree is preferred, plus five years of experience in a facilities management setting is required. A background check will be conducted on the final candidate.

Buena Vista University

Buena Vista University is located on the shores of beautiful Storm Lake, a 3,200-acre natural lake located in Northwest Iowa. Since 1891, we have prepared students for lifelong success and blended liberal arts with real-world applications. BVU expands access to a quality education by empowering the people who propel Iowa forward in order to power rural vitality and personal prosperity. We foster an environment based on success both for our students and our employees, and we strive to build and support a diverse community. BVU firmly stands behind our motto, Education for Service, and was recently awarded the 2020 Carnegie Community Engagement Classification.

In Storm Lake you will find impressive amenities perfect for families, students, young professionals, and retirees alike. Residents and visitors enjoy an energetic downtown that is home to a variety of locally-owned retail stores that complement several national chains. There is an array of shopping, dining, and professional services, as well as a vibrant arts and multicultural environment. We are a diverse community in both population and opportunity. Most important, Storm Lake residents enjoy a relatively low cost of living and a high quality of life. Learn more at BVU.edu/StormLake.

BVU is an EOE/ADA/ Smoke-Free Employer

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