This position is responsible for the maintenance, equipment and cleaning needs of all school owned and leased properties, ensuring they meet appropriate health and safety standards. He or she will be responsible for ensuring all facilities are clean and available for maximum use. This position will oversee both in-house maintenance and cleaning staff as well as third-party vendors.
Oversee the in-house cleaning staff and outsourced cleaning functions
Ensure that preventative maintenance is appropriately scheduled and completed using scheduling software
Ensure that set-ups for the school’s activities are timely and accurately completed
Oversee the school’s capital replacement needs using planning software
Work with outside vendors and architects for construction projects
Ensure environmental compliance
Oversee all building functions including HVAC, plumbing and electrical
Establish and maintain standard operating procedures
Manage all facility vendor contracts
Ensure buildings are energy efficient
Maintain grounds except for those maintained by Athletics
Candidates should have at least 3 years of management of school facilities or an undergraduate engineering degree. An ability to manage people and to interact successfully with a wide variety of professionals, parents and workers is essential. The candidate should be highly organized, a self-starter and able to see projects through to their completion. A wide variety of knowledge of trades (HVAC, plumbing, electrical) and general construction is a must. Knowledge of cleaning protocols is preferred. Ability to speak both English and Spanish is preferred.