Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Operations Area Manager for Institutional Planning & Operations (IP&O) -Facilities Maintenance. Under the direction of and reporting to the Associate Director Facilities Maintenance and in conjunction with Planner Estimator, manages, plans, estimates and issues work orders for the day-to-day repair, maintenance, preventative maintenance, and minor alterations for buildings under his/her purview. The position mentors, motivates and supervises a variety of craft personnel overseeing behavior (attendance, compliance with University and Department guidelines etc), investigative activities, repair, and maintenance.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Actively participates in planning of renovations, additions, outside vendors and knew construction at the university indicating the needs of operational integrity for university buildings.
Oversees any outside vendors performing work on building systems.
Participates with the Planning, QA and Regulatory Compliance division on load leveling and implementation of the preventative maintenance program for buildings and related equipment.
Utilizes monthly data reports maximizes the productivity of staff and ensures appropriate response time for planned and preventative maintenance, as well as emergencies.
Sets standards for the quality and quantity of work and workplace behavior and ensures compliance with university policies and departments. Guidelines.
Evaluates and responds to emergency calls.
Guides and instructs personnel in technical matters.
Provides direction and/or training or coordinates training in the areas of technical, safety and customer relations.
Develops and monitors safety standards.
Minimum Education and Experience:
A bachelor's degree in engineering or related field; or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
A minimum of five (5) years industrial experience in building systems, electrical, mechanical operation and repair of which must include a minimum of three (3) years supervisory experience..
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Use of personal vehicle in order to travel for business demands; a valid driver's license would be required for this position.
Experience with Computerized Maintenance, Time and Attendance and Purchasing Systems.
Clean Driving Record
There are two (2) positions available.
Posting Number: 21ST0984
Location: College Ave (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 130848
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.