The Director of Facilities & Operations has the overall responsibility for direct oversight of facility maintenance and management of Intercollegiate Athletics facilities with emphasis on safety, functionality, and presentation. Operate within an atmosphere of compliance, integrity, and within the scope and intent of NCAA, conference, and University regulations. Responsible for developing and maintaining a comprehensive departmental facility safety plan to be revised annually and as necessary. Compliance-related activities and paperwork must be accomplished and/or submitted in a complete and timely manner. Responsible for ensuring facilities are at or above Division I expectations. Works nights, weekends, and holidays. Other duties as assigned. Anticipated salary of $48,000-$55,000. Apply online at http://jobs.ucr.edu. Priority consideration to applications received by April 25, 2019.
Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of experience in related area or equivalent combination.
Successful experience performing all duties with the highest standards of professionalism and ethical behavior and in accordance with institutional and collegiate athletics program regulations, policies, and procedures. Thorough knowledge of program activity and best practices. Excellent interpersonal skills, including collaboration, relationship building, and ability to respond positively and flexibly when working with all levels in the organization and with outside parties (i.e. customers, vendors, etc.) Highly effective verbal and written communication skills in the English language. Strong work ethic and attention to detail. Proven ability to perform physically demanding work, moving materials weighing up to 70 pounds to and from pickup trucks, carts, and loading docks using hand trucks, dollies, or other moving devices. General knowledge of all UCR sponsored intercollegiate sports and their facility requirements. Knowledge of synthetic and natural turf. Knowledge of facilities administration issues and practices. Excellent organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple work priorities and to plan and manage large projects and events. Ability to utilize basic maintenance tools and field maintenance equipment. Proficiency in the use of basic computer applications relevant to job duties. Problem-solving skills; multi-task, work with frequent interruptions, and effective listener. Skills and experience to supervise part-time and student employees.
Experience in general scoreboard/ public address system calibration and maintenance. Ability to utilize appropriate facility management software & applications. Understanding of NCAA rules and regulations. Current certifications in CPR, AED, and First Aid. Certification or willingness to undergo certification for operating a standard maintenance lift, and appropriate use of that equipment to perform tasks (i.e. signage replacement). Ability to work with outside vendors on such areas as scoreboards and public address systems to ensure they are performing appropriately. Turf certifications, such as Turf Grass Management, etc
Internal Number: 201902268741
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