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Wichita State University* Executive Director of Facilities Services (997980) in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11329100 **Posting Number:** 20-00247-UP/FA Post**Position Title:** Executive Director of Facilities Services**Position Number:** 997980**Full Time****Summary of Responsibilities**The Executive Director works closely and collaboratively with the campus community and is responsive to the facilities services needs of students, faculty, and staff. The Executive Director is responsible for building and developing a team that consistently provides a high level of facilities stewardship, customer service, and communications, working with a diverse community to meet academic, programmatic, and residential needs and priorities. This position advises on policies and procedures related to the management of campus physical resources and partners with Facilities Planning in the planning and management of capital renewal and replacement for facility maintenance and improvements.**Minimum Education*** Bachelor's degree in construction management, architecture, engineering, business management or related field.**Minimum Experience*** Ten (10) years of experience in construction, maintenance or facilities* Three (3) years of experience in a supervisory role.**Knowledge, skills and abilities*** Thorough and demonstrated knowledge in facility operations and custodial management, engineering and technical knowledge of building and campus infrastructure systems, budgeting and staff management to affect the most efficient use of limited resources.* Must have demonstrated experience to implement imaginative solutions to complex problems.* Must have the ability to perform independently a wide range of complex and technical assignments.* Demonstrated experience developing and implementing sustainability efforts.* The ability to develop and foster a cooperative work environment.* A commitment to advancing learning in an intercultural environment is expected.* The ability to communicate and interact effectively within a diverse community.* Experience managing an annual budget of $20 million or greater.**Additional Information**All employees of Wichita State University are expected to support the WSU Vision, Mission and Values and foster an environment of diversity in culture, thought and experience.Wichita State University does not discriminate in its employment practices, educational programs or activities on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a veteran.Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a satisfactory criminal background check as required by Board of Regents policy.**Location:** Wichita, KS - WSU Main Campus**Proposed Salary:** Commensurate with experience**Eligible for Shift Differential:** No**Benefits Eligible:** Yes**Preferred Education*** Advanced degree from an accredited institution in Architecture, Engineering, Construction* Management, Facilities Management or related field.**Preferred Experience*** Experience in a University/College setting.* Experience with a unionized workforce.**Regular Hours of Work:** Typically M-F 8:00 - 5:00 with some weekends and week nights**Environmental Factors**Will encounter job site conditions typical of construction projects, and the need to wear safety glasses and/or hard hat on numerous occasions.Temperature, noise and lighting in the office are typically maintained at a reasonable level.**Responsibility / Duty*** Responsible for directing and executing the mission of Facilities Services to provide the appropriate environment for the University's mission of teac hing, research and service. Primarily responsible for policy development, budget planning, staff management, and communications.Importance(E) EssentialPercentage35%* Executes the day-to-day responsibilities of managing Facilities Services staff.Importance(E) EssentialPercentage30%* Works directly with Facilities Planning in the long-range and short-range planning and development of the University campus. Provides input to design consultants during the design of construction projects to ensure conformity to existing building systems and coordination with existing utilities and infrastructure.Importance(E) EssentialPercentage20%* Directly accountable for all Facilities Services financial and material resources which involves justification of need, requirements, prioritization, and administration.Importance(E) EssentialPercentage15%**This is not a complete description. For full job description, see https://jobs.wichita.edu/postings/19109**

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