The University of New Haven’s Facilities Department invites applications for a third shift supervisor. The successful candidate will be expected to manage a comprehensive site wide facilities operations maintenance program. Supervise the day to day activities of the Maintenance Department including the maintenance and repair of the site facilities, equipment and buildings. Position is responsible for supervisory duties which include administering maintenance programs, training, and detailed completion of all associated documentation, including equipment history logs, parts inventory & purchasing, work order reports, scheduling, and safety observations and reports. Assign work as appropriate to both employees and external contractors and administer technical training programs as appropriate. This position is responsible for supervising the work of licensed and unlicensed mechanics, and contractors. As the senior representative for Facilities during third shift, this position will also have responsibility for oversight of all Facilities services including but not limited to custodial, facilities management and building operations. Position will act as “first responder” to triage off design facilities conditions as well as act in support in other campus emergency conditions. The Supervisor will provide and allocate resources to keep the equipment and facilities operating as designed.
Required Qualifications: 5 -10 years of progressive facilities operations and building maintenance experience including supervisory experience ideally in a higher education capacity. Must have thorough knowledge of building systems maintenance including HVAC, fire protection, lighting, compressed air, and waste systems. Must have knowledge of and operating experience with computerized building automation systems
Internal Number: 20-06M
About University of New Haven
The University of New Haven is a private, top-tier comprehensive institution recognized as a national leader in experiential education.Founded in 1920 on the campus of Yale University in cooperation with Northeastern University, UNH moved to its current West Haven campus in 1960 and opened its Orange Campus in January, 2014. The University operates a satellite campus in Tuscany, Italy, and offers programs at several locations throughout Connecticut and in New Mexico. UNH provides its students with a unique combination of a solid liberal arts education and real-world, hands-on career and research opportunities.The University enrolls approximately 6,800 students, including nearly 1,800 graduate students and more than 5,000 undergraduates – the majority of whom reside in University housing. Through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, and Tagliatela College of Engineering, UNH offers over 80 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. UNH students have access to more than 500 study abroad programs worldwide and its student-athletes compete in 16 varsity sports in the NCAA Division II’s highly competitive Northeast-10 Conference.