Position Title: Assistant Director of Skilled Trades
Posting Number: P1900004
Salary Range: Competitive
In this position you will be a recognized leader within University Facilities. You are a strategic thinker who is highly proficient in developing strategies, setting goals and allocating resources. In this position, you must be process minded, a strong communicator and customer focused as you will be interacting with all level of employees and management. This role will allow you create innovative solutions to complex issues. You will interact professionally with all members of the University community as well as external contractors, design professionals, regulatory agencies, state and federal representatives and the public. To learn more about our Facilities Department, please visit https://www.buffalo.edu/administrative-services/managing-facilities.html.
All the Duties & Responsibilities listed above continue to occur in a 24/7 environment, therefore, working extended hours, holidays, or varied hours may be required.
University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
A Bachelor's degree with three years of directly related experience or Master's degree and one year of directly related experience. Working experience with spreadsheets, database and software/computer/technology applications. Strong communication skills. Customer service oriented.
Working knowledge of plumbing, HVAC/refrigeration, mechanics, locksmith, carpentry, mason, painting or roofing. Experience working in a large complex facility environment. Demonstrated managerial skills in a unionized environment.
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowl¬edge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society.