The City of Berkeley has a new exciting opportunity for a Facilities Maintenance Superintendent! The Facilities Maintenance Superintendent is a single–class position that has division level responsibility for the administration of over 900,000 square feet of City-wide public service facilities. The position also has responsibility for the electrical programs including installation and maintenance of traffic signals and pedestrian control devices, street lights along public streets, parking lots, pathways and recreation facilities.
This position reports directly to the Public Works Operations Manager and oversees a staff of approximately 32 FTE which includes office staff, electricians, building maintenance mechanics, communication technicians, and janitors and works closely with an assigned Supervising Civil Engineer. The incumbent plans, organizes, coordinates, administers and directs, through subordinate supervisors, the activities of the Division. Examples of duties include, but are not limited to, developing and implementing building condition assessment plans, formulating policy, developing goals and objectives, directing the preparation and administration of the division work plan and budget, developing and implementing management systems, creating and implementing procedures and standards for programs and staff; Evaluating, developing and directing staff to provide accountable, pro-active and responsive great customer service.
The ideal candidate will be a highly engaged manager, comfortable interacting and providing great customer service with all internal and external customers. He/she will have a strong, yet approachable team-based leadership style and make sound decisions based upon budget, priority, resource allocation and the overall needs of the department and City. Having a work process, program management accompanied with administrative/personnel experience would be ideal.
To apply and for more information about this opening, please visit our website at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/berkeley, no later than Monday, July 2, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (PST).