Reporting directly to the Senior Director of Facilities Services, provides professional planning and design of the Institute's facilities. Oversees project management of space modification, infrastructure and equipment installation projects. Represents the department for special advisory and ad-hoc committees as needed and provides input on budgetary requirements, staffing recommendations and department policy development and review.
Bachelors degree in a Science field, Architecture, or Facilities Planning and Design or an equivalent combination of experience and education
Able to occasionally work a flexible schedule based on workload and deadlines. Competent in Facility Management.
Is considered an essential employee as defined in the Facilities Business Resumption Policy
Willingness to work in any or all of the following environments: Facilities where animals are housed, Laboratories where research using blood-borne pathogens and/or radioactive bio-hazardous substances are stored.
Willing to sign an employee confidentiality agreement.
Must be willing to maintain First Aide/CPR/AED training/certification.
Successful completion of the Instituteâ™s background check investigation including driver DMV report. Must have and maintain a motor vehicle license Class C and a clean driving record for operation of Institute vehicle for pick-ups and deliveries.
This position requires constant balancing, hearing, keying, seeing, sitting, talking, walking, analyzing, calculating, communicating, reasoning and working inside.
Salk scientists are dedicated to innovative biological research. The Salk Institute consistently ranks among the leading research institutions in the world for its faculty's contributions and the impact of their findings. Focused both on discovery and on mentoring future generations of researchers, Salk scientists make groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of cancer, aging, Alzheimer's, diabetes and infectious diseases by studying neuroscience, genetics, cell and plant biology, and related disciplines. "We lead biological research. We prize discovery. Salk is where cures begin."Overlooking the Pacific Ocean in La Jolla, the Salk Institute offers a warm, collegial and collaborative work environment, where employees enjoy a generous benefits program. Social activities on campus encourage interaction as a community.