ABOUT POMONA COLLEGE: Located near Los Angeles, California, Pomona College is widely regarded as one of the nation's premier liberal arts colleges. Established in 1887, Pomona College is known for small classes, a challenging curriculum, close relationships between students and faculty, and a range of student research and leadership opportunities. Pomona is a member of The Claremont Colleges.
POSITION SUMMARY: The Director, Facilities is responsible for all administrative and supervisory matters pertaining to campus maintenance, HVAC, housekeeping and grounds, including support services provided by contract, contracted labor, or department personnel. This position manages all budgets, work control operations and interacts with the Central Facilities Services (CFS), outside contractors, and vendors. The Director helps to develop project scopes and to determine the appropriate method of accomplishment, prepares project cost estimates, manages projects, and puts project work out for bid as needed. This position is responsible for the direction and executive oversight of employees and all of the activities and services provided by them in the Facilities area. Please see job posting on the Pomona College employment site for more details on the position.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree is required, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have APPA Certification, Certified Facility Manager (CFM) or equivalent. A valid driver’s license is required. A minimum of 10 years of demonstrable facilities management experience with increasing responsibility in the areas of staff supervision and project management is required. Experience at an academic institution is preferred.
POMONA COLLEGE REWARDS: Pomona College offers a wide variety of benefits and perks including health, dental, and vision plan options; paid time off; flexible spending accounts; retirement benefits; tuition assistance; fitness and wellness programs; rideshare incentives; and so much more!
Pomona College prides itself in being an open, competitive, and equal opportunity employer.
The Claremont Colleges, a consortium of five undergraduate liberal arts colleges, two graduate institutions, and Claremont University Consortium, which provides shared institutional support services, is reminiscent of the Oxford-Cambridge model. The undergraduate colleges include Pomona College, Scripps College, Claremont McKenna College, Harvey Mudd College, and Pitzer College. The two graduate institutions include Claremont Graduate University and Keck Graduate Institute.