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Assistant Director of Facilities and Operations

Lafayette College
Easton, Pennsylvania

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Institutional & Business Affairs, Athletics
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Four-Year Institution
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QUALIFICATIONS:   Bachelor’s Degree required.  Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations and previous experience within collegiate facilities and operations preferred. Ability to work a non-traditional schedule, often including nights and weekends. Must possess a collaborative work style in a diverse and fast-paced environment. Must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively in individual or small group settings. At times, the individual may need to lift 25-75 pounds and work at heights above ground level.

 DESCRIPTION:   The Assistant Director of Facilities and Operations reports to the Senior Associate AD for Facilities and Operations and works closely with facilities and planning staff. This role provides support to the day-to-day operations, scheduling, and maintenance of athletic facilities.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:   Assists in providing a safe and welcoming environment for student-athletes, staff, faculty, and all visitors.

  • Responsible for maintenance and scheduling for assigned athletic spaces. 
  • Coordinates with Facilities and Planning trades staff to complete maintenance tasks.
  • Manages scheduling of camps and clinics and outside rentals for the department.
  • Assists with game contracts for all sports.
  • Leads/Assists with setup and tear down of assigned sports, including but not limited to Football, Men’s and Women’s    Basketball, Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse.
  • Oversees and coordinates third party event staff and student workers for events.
  • Serves as “on-call” manager for assigned sports.
  • Assists Senior Associate AD with capital projects and facility upgrades.
  • Assists/Leads Patriot League Championships on campus.
  • Assists with facility branding in assigned facilities.
  • Responsible for adhering to all Department and Lafayette College policies, as well as rules, regulations, bylaws and interpretations of the Patriot League and the NCAA.
  • Other duties as assigned.

SALARY:   The position is full-time (12 months) administrative appointment with a salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. We are proud to offer very competitive, high quality health care plans, retirement benefits, tuition discounts, and more!

DEADLINE:   Review of applications to begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

APPLICATION:   Letter of application indicating the exact position, resume, and a list of at least three references, should be submitted via the following link:

Lafayette College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, religion, age, military or veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law in its educational programs and activities, admissions, or employment, as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable laws and College policies.


Working for Lafayette College

Lafayette is a private liberal arts college rated "most academically competitive" for admissions with 2,300 undergraduates studying engineering, the humanities, and the social and natural sciences. Lafayette is not only a great place for students to learn, but also a great place to work for its 650 full-time employees. 

Lafayette's faculty include 195 full-time teacher-scholars, all of whom hold a Ph.D. or terminal degree in their field. Teaching, student mentoring, and scholarship are the top priorities of the faculty at Lafayette. The educational philosophy focuses on direct student-faculty contact not only in the classroom but also in research projects and social settings.

Hailing from 39 states and 51 countries, Lafayette's students represent a wide variety of ethnic, social, cultural, and economic backgrounds. These students enrich the campus community with their ideas and experiences and, above all, their desire to learn.

Founded in 1826 by citizens of Easton, Lafayette is located in the tree-lined neighborhood of College Hill, overlooking the Delaware River and downtown Easton, a 15-minute walk from campus. The college has grown to include 60 buildings on 340 acres including a 230-acre athletic campus.

Lafayette is a leader in faculty-mentored student research, study abroad programs, internships and externships, service learning, writing across the disciplines, first-year experiences, and creative projects. It is a place of academic excellence and opportunity where every student can realize his or her full potential.

Students may earn bachelor of arts in 32 fields and bachelor of science in four engineering disciplines and nine science fields. Lafayette offers students opportunities to customize their learning that are not available at other institutions where the focus is not exclusively on undergraduates. The Lafayette Experience means discovery both in and out of the classroom, through student-centered, active learning that combines the highest academic standards with diverse extracurricular programs. Lafayette graduates are prepared for success and leadership.

About Easton

Easton is about 70 miles west of New York City and 60 miles north of Philadelphia. It has been cited as one of the best small arts town in America. The 30,000 residents of Easton live on the eastern edge of the greater Lehigh Valley, a metropolitan area with a population of 650,000. Highlights of downtown Easton include Binney & Smith's Crayola Factory, the National Canal Museum, and the historic State Theatre, which features concerts, plays and dance by visiting artists.

The city was founded in 1752 by Thomas Penn, son of Pennsylvania's founder William Penn, and is one of only three colonial cities in which a public reading of the Declaration of Independence occurred on July 8, 1776. Easton is the county seat for Pennsylvania's Northampton County.

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