Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Planner Estimator for the The Division of Institutional Planning & Operations (IP&O). This position initiates, plans, and coordinates work orders for the repair, maintenance, changes and additions to the University Facilities. Maintains liaison with the department facilities coordinators, discussing individual problems and request with heads of all University departments.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Liaisons with the department facilities coordinators, discussing individual problems and request with heads of all University departments.
Initiates, directs and plans preventive maintenance programs for buildings and equipment.
Prepares estimates for departmental projects and maintains control of the project to completion.
Conducts acceptance inspections of contractors and in-house work.
Coordinates periodic inspection of assigned facilities to determine short range and long range maintenance and repair requests.
Prepares responses and administers status of fire code violations, life safety projects and building code compliance issues.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in engineering technology or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
A minimum of two (2) years' experience in institutional project work or maintenance field.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must have the ability to read blueprints, write specifications, and develop project costs.
Good communication, organizational, and customer service skills; and computer literacy in industry standard software are also required.
Must be able to develop project specifications, write project justifications, and develop project costs.
Use of personal vehicle in order to travel for business demands; a valid driver's license would be required for this position.
A minimum Ten (10) years' experience in building trades with minimum of five years' extensive experience in mechanical/electrical repair and maintenance field.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The incumbent must understand that at times additional duties will be required. These physical requirements are as follows:
Climbing ladders or roof access points in excess of 12 or more feet
Working in harsh environments including Labs, Construction sites and/or mechanical rooms
Working outside in varying temperature degrees and elements
Clean Driving Record
Posting Number: 20ST2308
Location: Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Internal Number: 123968
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.