The University of Notre Dame (ND.jobs) is accepting applications for a Facilities Program Director.
Applications will be accepted until 11/18/2019.
Research at the University of Notre Dame is growing! Notre Dame researchers received $180.6 million in research funding in the fiscal year 2019 $100 million more than just ten years ago. One key to our researchers' success is the facilities in which they work. As the Facilities Program Director for Notre Dame Research, you can be part of a dynamic research environment, providing critical support to a 220,000 square foot research facility and other Notre Dame Research managed facilities.
Under the limited supervision of the Assistant Vice President for Research, the Facilities Program Director is responsible for all daily building operations activities in McCourtney Hall, including joint oversight of the maintenance program and coordination of services throughout the entire building, to ensure efficient operation and service delivery with minimal disruption to research and program operations.
The Facilities Program Director investigates and resolves problems independently and proposes modifications and/or changes to equipment and preventive maintenance schedules. The Facilities Program Director must maintain a high level of current technical knowledge of the function of building equipment and systems. The Facilities Program Director must coordinate all building-related and common equipment service contracts and be the primary interface for all customer interactions with faculty, staff, and students.
This position is the point of contact for all Facilities services and is considered essential personnel for building and campus emergencies.
The Facilities Program Director partners with Risk Management and Safety to promote and enhance a culture of safety in research facilities.
Does this sound exciting to you? If so, we encourage you to apply!
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelors degree required. At least 7 years of facility management experience is required. Ability to work well with all levels of university personnel. Knowledge of science and engineering lab design and workings. Construction management experience and knowledge of building construction and maintenance practices is required. Working knowledge of project cost estimating, budgeting and monitoring is required.
ABOUT NOTRE DAME: The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind. For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Notre Dame has received Honor Roll distinctions as one of the top 10 higher education workplaces in the country in the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual 'Great Colleges to Work For' survey...and we are proud of it!
This appointment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Applicants will be asked to identify all felony convictions and/or pending felony charges. Felony convictions do not automatically bar an individual from employment. Each case will be examined separately to determine the appropriateness of employment in the particular position. Failure to be forthcoming or dishonesty with respect to felony disclosures can result in the disqualification of a candidate. The full procedure can be viewed at https://facultyhandbook.nd.edu/?id=link-73597.Equal Opportunity Employment StatementThe University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply online at http://ND.jobs to Job # S19835. For additional information about working at the University of Notre Dame and various benefits available to employees, please visit http://hr.nd.edu/why-nd. The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and significant others with their job search.
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