Location: Bowling Green, KY Category: Staff Posted On: Mon Apr 30 2018 Job Description:
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
The following duties are customary for this position, but are not to be construed as all-inclusive. Duties may be added, deleted and assigned based on management discretion and institutional needs.
Directs activities of multi-skilled trades who perform skilled carpentry work in the alteration, repair and maintenance of buildings, floors, stairways, partitions, doors, door and window hardware, locks, windows, screens, scaffolding, roofing systems, concrete forms and placement, wood fixtures, and furniture
Responsible for communication and scheduling of vendors and contractors to perform work on campus and monitors their compliance, budget and quality for timely completion of outsourced work
Prioritizes work orders and distributes work among the team
Ensures compliance with WKU policies and procedures and other relevant regulatory agencies having jurisdiction over the work
Performs computer work such as e-mails, spreadsheets, word processing, internet parts research, intranet human resources functions, evaluations, memos, etc.
Maintains written records such as building operations manuals, time sheets, work orders, quotes, training, etc.
Oversees daily building inspections
Assists team to perform general repair and maintenance for all University properties
Provides project cost estimates for University departmental and auxiliary groups for facilities billable work
Promotes safe work practices
Operates University vehicles
Secondary Duties and Responsibilities
Maintains excellent communication/customer service with Building Coordinators and all other DFM Supervisors
Communicates bi-laterally with other supervisors within DFM to coordinate work activities between groups
Performs other duties as required
High School Diploma or GED equivalency
At least ten years of experience in construction management or building maintenance work
At least three years of supervisory and training knowledge/experience is essential
Must possess and maintain a valid Kentucky driver's license
Salary Grade: 109 Salary Range: $21.10 - $24.32
Kentucky state law requires all public institutions of postsecondary education to conduct pre-employment criminal background checks to determine suitability for employment.
Western Kentucky University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnic origin, national origin, creed, religion, political belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, age, uniformed services, veteran status, or physical or mental disability in admission to career and technical education programs and/or activities, or employment practices in accordance with Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Revised 1992, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
Persons with disabilities, who need reasonable accommodations to participate in the application and/or selection process, should notify the office of Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/University ADA Services (EEO) at (270) 745- 5121, a minimum of five working days in advance.
Internal Number: 97207
About Western Kentucky University
Western Kentucky University (WKU) prepares students of all backgrounds to be productive, engaged, and socially responsible citizen-leaders of a global society. The University provides research, service and lifelong learning opportunities for its students, faculty, and other constituents. WKU enriches the quality of life for those within its reach.