Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking an Operations Area Manager for IPO- Facilities Maintenance NB. This position is under the direction of the Assistant Director, Maintenance. This position in conjunction with the Planner/Estimator, administers, supervises and coordinates the maintenance, repair, changes and additions to an assigned area of the physical facilities of the New Brunswick campuses.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Responsible for all facets of maintenance operations within a facilities designated zone.
Assures that the workforce is properly deployed to be able to respond to planned, preventive and emergency work.
Supervises multiple crafts personnel and provides leadership in a total quality environment.
Sets standards of behavior and is responsible for demonstration and enforcement of same.
In conjunction with the Planner/Estimator, prioritizes the routine repair work requested by both internal and external customers and implements schedules.
Meets with customers on a regular basis to insure open lines of communication and to determine needs and prepares reports.
Evaluates and responds to emergency trouble calls.
Develops contingency plans for situations outside the norm.
Minimum Education and Experience:
A bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted for the degree.
A minimum of five years industrial experience in building systems, electrical, mechanical operation and repair. Which must include a minimum of three years supervisory experience.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
EPA Universal Recovery Certificate. Must posess or obtain within 90 days of employment.
Excellent oral, written, interpersonal, and organizational skills
Computer proficient and familiarity with a computerized maintenance and management system. Knowledge of building codes
Ability to troubleshoot mechanical, electrical and building systems
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license and be willing to travel, when necessary, to sites throughout New Jersey for business demands.
Clean Driving Record
Posting Number: 19ST4261
Location: Busch (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 102021
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.