The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is seeking an Academic Operations Manager to direct and coordinate primary academic functions to include: 1) providing strategic and administrative support for budgetary planning, space planning, enrollment planning and recruiting, and related departmental planning activities; 2) providing support for graduate admissions, recruitment and affairs; 3) serving as primary liaison with the university related to all departmental facilities improvements, upgrades, and operations; 4) directing or assisting with all activities associated with teaching and research laboratories and machine shops, including laboratory curriculum implementation and development; development of new or enhanced laboratory facilities; training and supervising students and visitors; providing supervisory, technical, and logistical support for all laboratory staff and graduate and undergraduate teaching and research assistants; managing planning, purchasing, and maintenance of laboratory equipment and software; leading all department safety, security, and sustainability initiatives, protocols, and policies, including serving as the environmental health and safety compliance officer for the department; Regularly collaborates with the Computer Center for all IT related activities within the department.
Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree or higher is preferred; 4–6 years of experience is required; experience working in an academic setting is preferred
Experience working with facilities operations or in a laboratory setting, preferably related to civil and environmental engineering, is preferred
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent computer skills including Windows, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook); experience with Unix/Linux and civil engineering software preferred
Requisition Number: STFR005489
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Internal Number: 61482
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