Under the direction of the Director of Facilities Operations, the Assistant Director (AD) of Facilities Operations is responsible for managing a comprehensive maintenance, renovation, and repair program for North Carolina A&T State University and all facilities related activities as relates to providing safe, secure, and efficient operations. As a member of the senior management team the (AD) will also be responsible for setting and implementing key institutional priorities, such as addressing and promoting business and operational efficiency improvements. This individual will also manage the maintenance supervisors of the skilled trades & Housing & Residence life, as well as dispatch, in-house project managers, and construction contractors to ensure the recruitment and retention of a quality workforce in the operational areas of the University. In addition, this position advises campus leaders with strategic and tactical planning by providing technical advice to the Director of Facilities Operations on long term planning issues for the University.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit:
The mission of Facilities is to provide a quality learning, research, and living environment for the benefit of students, faculty, staff, and the community by planning, building, operating, and maintaining the campus of North Carolina A&T State University.
Internal job number: 004430
Graduation from a four-year college or university and two years of general facilities experience preferably with supervision; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be receives from appropriately accredited institutions.
At least six years of technical and supervisory experience in a multi-building environment performing facilities and grounds maintenance.
Facilities engineer certification is highly desirable.
North Carolina State license in one of the skill trades (Electrical, Plumbing, HVAC).
Licensed/Professional Engineer Certification
Membership in the Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers (APPA)
You must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application. Applicants seeking Veteran's Preference must attach a DD 214 form. Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with your application during the process of applying to the job posting. Final candidates are subject to criminal and sex offender background checks. North Carolina A&T State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. North Carolina A&T State University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. No one who applies or seeks employment will be denied admission to or employment at North Carolina A&T State University on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disabling condition, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or sexual orientation and sexual identity. If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training and experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will be an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!