Facility Maintenance Supervisor - Journey

Job description

Job Title:

Facility Maintenance Supervisor - Journey

Position Number:


Vacancy Open to:

ECU Employees



Department Homepage:


Advertising Department:



Administration & Finance

Classification Title:

17421 Facility Maint Superviso

Competency Level:

2 - Journey

Working Title:

Facility Maintenance Supervisor - Journey

Number of Vacancies:


Full Time Equivalent (FTE):


Full Time or Part Time:

Full Time

Recruitment Range:

$31,904 - $63,615

Anticipated Hiring Range:

$41,710 - $43,042

Salary Grade Equivalency:


Work Schedule:

M-F, Weekends as required

Work Hours:

8-5pm, Times can vary

Position Location (City):


Job Category:

Staff - Technical/Trade

Organizational Unit Overview:

Facilities Services is a unit in the Campus Operations Division, which is a part of a broad, diverse division of Administration and Finance that includes all aspects of facilities management at East Carolina University. East Carolina University is the third largest university in the University of North Carolina system with approximately 28,000 full-time students and a staff of approximately 6,000. The university is comprised of 6.2 million square feet of facilities located on 1319 acres with $1.49 billion in physical assets. * This includes the Main, Health Sciences, West Research Campuses, and satellite locations associated with university programs. Facilities Services has an annual budget in excess of $30 million and employs over 400 full-time employees. Major functions include facilities maintenance and housekeeping services. (* Source is the UNC General Administration HEFC Report-Fall 2011.)

Facilities Services primary purpose is to plan and perform corrective and preventive maintenance functions on all building structures and equipment and utility infrastructure. Corrective maintenance returns equipment to optimal design performance after failure or upon degradation from age, adverse operation conditions, etc. Preventive maintenance minimizes equipment failures and reduces corrective maintenance.

Job Duties :

This position is open to ECU employees only.

The position will be responsible for managing/supervision of the following trades and their associated work in all HSC buildings and related outlying clinical facilities: Carpentry, Masonry, Painting, Roofing and Locksmith. This position and trades supervised by this position provide maintenance and oversight of components that are critical to student, faculty and staff safety as well as their learning/working environment. Some of these components include but are not limited to: audits, inspections and repairs related to compliance with ADA standards for facilities and access to facilities, inspection and repair of interior and exterior walking surfaces (carpet, VCT, ceramic tile, sidewalks, etc.), inspection and repair of interior and exterior building conditions (roofing assemblies, wall structures/finishes, lay-in/hard ceilings, windows, etc.), and inspection and repair of interior and exterior doors and associated hardware (critical component of safety and security). The position will advise department heads and staff concerning campus wide Building Trades projects and work with professional engineers and designers on HSC related projects to ensure project designs function with existing systems and established building standards on campus.

Minimum Education/Experience:

High school diploma or equivalency and two years of experience in trade(s) areas assigned; or equivalent combination of training and experience.

License or Certification required by statute or regulation:


Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:

A minimum of five years of experience in Building Trades divisions.

Good working knowledge of NC Building Codes, ADA Standards, Building Envelope systems and Locksmith standards (specific knowledge of Corbin Russwin tiered keying system, LCN and Stanley door hardware).

Associates Degree in Building Construction Technology or related.

Completed APPA’s Supervisor Toolkit as well as OHA -10hr training.

License or Certification required by the Department:

A valid NC driver’s license and satisfactory driving record.

Special Instructions to Applicant:

  • Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write ‘see resume’ on your application when completing the job duties section.
  • If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment).
  • Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.

Job Open Date:


Job Close Date - Positions will be posted until 11:59 p.m. EST on this date; If no closing date is indicated, the position will be posted until filled and may close at any time after the recruitment has been completed. :


Open Until Filled:


Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting:


Alternate option:

If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.


East Carolina University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) should contact the Department of Human Resources at (252) 737-1018 (Voice/TTY) or [email protected].

Eligibility for Employment:

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. If highest degree earned is from an institution outside of the U.S. and its territories, final candidates are required to have their degree validated as equivalent to the degree conferred by a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.

Office of Human Resources Contact Information:

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (252) 328-9847 or toll free at 1-866-489-1740 or send an email to [email protected] Our office is available to provide assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00-5:00 EST.




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Job No:
Posted: 11/20/2020
Application Due: 11/25/2020
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