The AD for General Trades oversees the General Services and Projects units within HRL facilities. This staff member will routinely work with contractors and vendors for project completion and also works with Facilities Management support operations to include electrical and grounds efforts in Housing and Residence Life.
Oversee daily operations as it relates to work order management, purchasing, time reporting, employee relations, project management, and safety compliance.
Responsible for general repairs, small renovations, purchasing, scheduling of work and projects and working with contractors performing renovation and repairs in Housing and Residence Life.
Minimum Experience / Education:
Completion of high school and two years of experience in the performance of the full range of journeyman level tasks associated with the trade(s) areas related to the position’s role; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Education Skills and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or higher. (Preferably in a field such as project management or business administration).
Experience working in a university setting, primarily in a Housing / Residence Life office, strongly preferred.
Experience in Facility Maintenance Operations, particularly around project and work repair management, purchasing, time reporting, and safety compliance preferred.
Supervisory, project management, and budget experience.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (including Word and Excel) and have the computer and written skills to write bid specifications and other formal written documents for projects.
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.