SVM FACILITIES MANAGER

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
May 09, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 94491-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: VET M/ADMIN - FACILITIES


Location: Madison

Categories: Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine, Facilities, Skilled Trades, Maintenance, Management/Supervisory

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 94491-AS

Working Title: SVM Facilities Manager

Official Title: SR BLDG/GRDS SUPERINTENDENT(R19BN) or BLDG/GRDS SUPERINTENDENT(R19DN)

Hiring Department: A870350-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/ADMIN - FACILITIES

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JUNE 11, 2018

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $48,333 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

No degree required



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Minimum qualifications
- 3 years experience independently managing complex facilities
- Demonstrated excellent customer service skills
- Demonstrated strong communication skills

Preferred qualifications
- Experience managing facilities for a biomedical or biological research program
- Comprehensive knowledge of University of Wisconsin facility services and building operations



License or certificate:



Position Summary:

The Facilities Manager at the School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM) has the overall responsibility for assuring the safe and operational physical environment that allows the school's faculty, staff, and students to conduct instruction, research, and clinical service. The manager oversees building remodeling projects, maintenance, property inventory management, building administrative functions, safety, building access and building security. The position functions with a great degree of independence in performing the duties and responsibilities and reports to the Associate Dean of Advancement and Administration.

The SVM occupies two buildings on campus. Its main facility is approximately 225,000 gross square feet and is a complex physical environment supporting biomedical research laboratories, research animal holding space including isolation rooms, and veterinary medical hospital space for both large and small animals. A second facility of about 36,000 gross square feet contains offices, laboratories, and animal holding space. The SVM also has off-campus facilities which provide additional instructional and research animal holding space for a variety of species. The SVM is anticipating a significant expansion, with planning expected to begin in 2018 and construction to start in 2020.

Must have the ability to pass a federal background check in order to access high level biohazardous facilities.



Additional Information:



Contact:

Kristi Thorson
kristi.thorson@wisc.edu
608-265-9692
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants:

To apply for the position, please click on "Apply Online" to begin the application process. You will be required to upload a cover letter, current CV, and a document listing the contact information for three professional references. For questions regarding the application process, please contact Karlye Wolff at karlye.wolff@wisc.edu or 608-262-6455.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: May 8 2018 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: Jun 5 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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