This position will provide technical supervision of daily operations and maintenance at The Universities at Shady Grove for Building’s 1,2,3,4, (approx 540,000 sq Ft), (1) 5-story 700-car capacity parking garage, and (1) 6-story 600-car capacity parking garage on campus. Supervises tasks, Facilities personnel, and contractors for the purposes of maintaining and operating safe and productive work, laboratory and classroom environments. Supports the overall goals and objectives of the facilities department. Keeps the Facilities Manager informed of all current building operational statuses and scheduling of maintenance and/or outages
Bachelor’s degree or High School/GED with an equivalent combination of education and/or experience
With a Bachelors's degree in engineering or related field, plus eight (8) years of experience performing facilities management duties, three (3) of which were in a lead or supervisory capacity.
Without the degree, twelve (12) years of progressively responsible experience, to include at least five (5) years in a lead or supervisory capacity.
Experience must include oversight of mechanical and laboratory systems, including facilities/lab maintenance.
Experience in a facilities/lab maintenance, multi-facility environment desired, as is experience with energy management systems.
Advanced operating experience with the Siemens Apogee Building Automation System / Advantage Navigator / Desigo.
Lutron Lighting Controls systems
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Expert knowledge of building mechanical systems (design, operations, and repa1irs) required. Broad knowledge of building construction and trades, including but not limited to: HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical, Emergency Generators, elevators, and life safety.
Experience in laboratory environments involving maintaining and repairing mechanical, laboratory gas and water filtration, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems associated with autoclaves, glass washers, environmental chambers, ultracold freezers, bio-safety cabinets, fume hoods and other equipment used for the purposes of maintaining laboratory services.
Ability to interpret and evaluate blueprints, diagrams, schematics and engineering specifications. Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite, email, internal work management system) and strong oral and written communication skills required.
Strong leadership and supervisory skills required. Superior problem solving and customer service skills required. Position requires extensive interaction with faculty and technical staff, regulatory and inspection personnel, contractors, consultants and other University personnel.
Must possess and maintain a valid Maryland Class C Driver’s license or equivalent with fewer than 6 points
Maryland 2nd Class Stationary Engineer’s License.
CFC (Universal) Certification.
Internal Number: 124025
About The Universities at Shady Grove
Established in 2000, The Universities at Shady Grove (USG) is a unique partnership of nine University System of Maryland universities on one convenient campus in Montgomery County. Each university provides its most in-demand academic programs and awards its own degrees. USG, in turn, provides centralized on-site student, academic and administrative services, in the areas of admissions, financial aid, technology, student support and campus life. USG’s innovative and pioneering partnership approach to higher education is designed to connect college students to outstanding career opportunities, while providing regional employers with a highly educated, skilled workforce.