The Director of Athletic Facilities Systems is primarily responsible at varying levels for technical systems support including the installation, maintenance, modification and repair of equipment and systems throughout the Athletic Department.
This position is responsible for reprogramming and operating computerized building management systems, lighting, life safety and security systems in multiple buildings; supervising and training staff in proper procedures for the timely and safe completion of repairs.
Minimum Requirements • Oregon Plant Supervising Electrical License or ability to obtain within 3 months of hire date. • 7 years of increasingly responsible experience supervising Electricians, HVAC mechanics, building automation technicians, or Operating Engineers, in a complex facility(s). • 7 years of increasingly responsible experience leading large technical projects. • 7 years journey level experience as an Electrician or Operating Engineer. • Experience working with industrial HVAC systems; large motors, chillers (over 200 tons), boilers, hydronic, air balancing and steam generators. • This position will require a valid driver’s license and the ability to obtain UO Drivers Certification.
Professional Competencies • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. • Knowledge of building automation software. • Ability to supervise, train and evaluate assigned staff. • Ability to analyze problems, identify alternative solutions, project consequences of proposed actions and implement recommendations in support of goals. • Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. • Effectively working with the general public, the media, supervisors, co-workers, and employees from diverse backgrounds. • Ability to effectively work in a team environment and create effective networks for problem solving and positive change. • Ability to effectively integrate contractors into overall maintenance or repairs projects. • Knowledge of pertinent Federal, State, and local laws, codes and regulations. • Knowledge of OSHA, lock-out/tag-out procedures and other safety related laws, rules and practices.
Preferred Qualifications • Facilities systems/operations and maintenance experience in higher education. • Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. • Supervisory experience in a unionized setting.