Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Building Operations Manager

Wilton Library Wilton Library Association, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is seeking an experienced hands-on Building Operations Manager. Responsible for overall management of building and grounds; the maintenance and repair of building systems, such as HVAC, electrical, and mechanical equipment; fire detection; as well as security and emergency communications.  Plans, supervises, assigns and reviews the work of custodial personnel and assists with maintenance work.  Coordinates volunteer program and oversees set-up and take-down of book sales. Experience in commercial building maintenance, repair, and cleaning.  Must be able to interpret and explain relevant policies and procedures, successfully train, supervise, and direct custodial staff.  Candidates must be familiar with regulatory compliance and reporting associated with building operations.  Must be hands-on and versatile, able to push a cart weighing 300 lbs., climb ladders, lift and carry objects of up to 60 pounds, and work outside in poor weather conditions. Available to work evenings and weekends as necessary. Demonstrated computer skills using Windows 7 and Microsoft Office 2010.  Experience in using facilities management software is highly desirable.  Working knowledge of budget preparation, project management, trade work, remodeling, and construction.  Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with management, co-workers, outside contractors, vendors, and teams of volunteers, as well as Town departments. Must have a valid Connecticut driver's license. Position requires a Bachelor's degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience; minimum of two years of supervisory experience in building operations or maintenance.  Must be able to communicate with library staff and public in a clear and courteous manner via written and electronic means.  Knowledge of Spanish a plus. Full-time position with benefits.  Salary will be commensurate with experience.  Resume, cover letter, and Application for Employment should be emailed to employment@wiltonlibrary.org.  Applications accepted until position filled.  Wilton Library Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer.