Sam Houston State University - Assistant Director for LSC Operations

Friday, August 31, 2018 1:55 PM | Anonymous

Education and Experience Requirement:

Bachelor’s degree in in related field or equivalent training.  Master’s Degree in a related field preferred.  Two years of supervisory experience in facilities operations or related student services professional area.  A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.  Bi-lingual in Spanish preferred.

This position is critical in the management of the Lowman Student Center.  Provide direction, supervision and coordination of daily upkeep of the LSC facilities.  Supervise a student operations crew, custodial services and centralized loading dock operations.  Recommends departmental purchases of supplies and equipment through assigned budget account.  Coordinates facilities support services for all events in the facility managed by LSC.  Maintains operation equipment inventory to include preventative maintenance, repairs and accounting for inventory.  Trains full time staff and student staff on operating procedures and equipment.  Assists with the development of leadership training and student development activities for student employees in this unit. Stay well-informed of current regional and national trends facilities management industry through professional organizations and networking. Assist in the development and recommendation of policies and procedures related to building operations and services. Hire, train, manage, schedule, evaluate, discipline, and approve payroll for assigned employees. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Other Specifications:

Requires detailed knowledge of university infrastructure, policies and procedures. Requires thorough knowledge of office systems. Must have the ability to solve operational problems and make suggestions for process improvement. Background in managing fiscal activities, including money transactions, creating cash-handling procedures, and budget analysis is necessary. Alertness and attention is required in the performance of duties to prevent injury to self or others.

Anticipated work schedule is Monday through Friday, 8 am – 5 pm with some evening and weekend work. Must be flexible.

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Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.

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