Director of Facilities & Operations
Company: University of California - Riverside
Posted on: September 13, 2019
DIRECTOR OF FACILITIES & OPERATIONS
Commensurate with Experience
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. Priority consideration to
applications received within two weeks of posting.
Bachelor's degree and 4 years of experience in related area or
Turf Grass Management (or equivalent)
4 - 7 years of related experience.
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
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
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
Ability to utilize basic maintenance tools and field maintenance
Proficiency in the use of basic computer applications relevant to
Problem-solving skills; multi-task, work with frequent
interruptions, and effective listener.
Skills and experience to supervise part-time and student
Experience in general scoreboard/ public address system calibration
Ability to utilize appropriate facility management software &
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
Turf certifications, such as Turf Grass Management, etc.
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located
on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern
California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the
vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living
laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing
communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the
arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and
staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and
UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse
research universities in the country boasting several key rankings
of which we are extremely proud.
* UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The
Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."
* Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of
World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151
institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy
precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500
* In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the
Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for
achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and
* UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the
nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.
* In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated
UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student
success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named
top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California
campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities
in the nation for high black student graduation rates.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the
achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and
staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by
For information about our generous employee benefits package,
visit: Employee Benefits Overview
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