Assistant Director of Plant Facilities (RAM Civil Service – 40 Hour Work Week)
Duties: Provides day-to-day supervision to plant maintenance and/or Division Supervisors; troubleshoots personnel and work problems, presents progress/complications to Director of Plant Facilities as appropriate; analyzes needs for major capital improvements and/or renovation to the plant (e.g. buildings and grounds, pump stations, etc.) and makes effective recommendations of need and priorities for same; makes field measurements, estimates costs and prepares detailed specification for public bidding by heating, ventilating, air- conditioning, plumbing, electrical, concrete, etc. contractors as appropriate; provides project supervision to contractors during work project; schedules, coordinates and gives field supervision to those renovations and improvements performed by in-house staff; meets with contractors, representatives of other departments and/or company representatives, etc. to describe needs, give and/or receive technical information, resolve problems, etc.; provides necessary follow-up with letters, memoranda , phone calls, etc.; performs design work and writes specifications for energy conservation projects such as building temperature, ventilation and electrical equipment control systems; performs key control duties; prepares preliminary budget for Director's review and maintains budgetary controls, as required; reviews purchase requisitions, oversees monies expended and accounts balance and reports progress and problems to Director; assesses needs and orders materials, supplies and contract services for ongoing division operations; acts for the Director in his absence in all matters not requiring a professional engineer. Good knowledge of methods and materials used in small and moderate-sized construction projects; good knowledge of maintenance methods and materials; good knowledge of operation of a large building plant and equipment utilized in such operation, including the Energy Management System; good knowledge of sub-professional engineering principles and practices, particularly as applied to operation and maintenance methods and materials; good knowledge of supervisory techniques; good knowledge of computer programs related to building maintenance*; ability to prepare, read and interpret plans and specifications; ability to understand oral and written instructions; ability to prepare written materials.
Required Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or comparable curriculum, and three (3) years of technical, supervisory, administrative or managerial experience in plant facilities maintenance; or an Associate's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or comparable curriculum andsix (6) years of experience as outlined above.
NOTE: Two (2) years of experience which substantially involved supervising, administering or plant facilities or related may be substituted for the specialized Bachelor's degree requirement.
*To be demonstrated during the probationary period.
MUST BE A ROCKLAND COUNTY RESIDENT
Salary Range: $87,345 – RAM, Band 6
Application Deadline: May 28, 2018
Rockland Community College is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities. Our mission demonstrates a strong public commitment to a diverse and inclusive campus community.
Location/Region: Suffern, NY (US - 10901)