Associate Director of Housing Facilities - Re-announced

  • Cal State University (CSU) LA
  • Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 14, 2024
Administration and Management Housing

Job Description

Job No: 534131; 6/14/2024 - Re-announced


California State University, Los Angeles, invites applications for the above Administrator II position.

The University : California State University, Los Angeles (Cal State LA) is one of 23 campuses within the California State University system. The University is the premier comprehensive public university in the heart of Los Angeles. We offer nationally recognized programs and our faculty have a strong commitment to scholarship, research, creative pursuits, and service.

As a federally recognized Hispanic-serving (HSI) and Asian-American, Native American, and Pacific Islander-serving institution (AANAPISI), Cal State LA recognizes the transformative power of education and embraces its duty to identify and serve the needs of all of its students. The University is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff can thrive.

The Position : The Housing community consists of traditional style residence halls and apartments, with a capacity to house 2500 residents. The newest facility, which opened in fall 2021, added a 326,000 square foot, 1500 bed, high-rise facility that included a new dining hall, meeting rooms, wellness/exercise spaces, study room, lounges, and bathroom/shower facilities on each wing. Under the direction of the Director for Housing and Residence Life, the Associate Director of Housing Facilities provides budget and personnel oversight, formulates, and administers policies and manages all activities of the Housing and Residence Life facilities unit, including major and preventative maintenance, custodial and grounds functions. The Associate Director serves on a leadership team responsible for developing and executing departmental budget, policies, strategic planning, and operational and administrative directions for Housing and Residence Life. This position plans, schedules, and coordinates renovation/construction projects and all maintenance for residential housing units, common spaces, office complexes, the dining commons, and several acres of grounds. The Associate Director directly supervises a total of 5 to 7 full-time staff and coordinates the daily work of up to forty (40) vendors contracted for services. This responsibility includes: customer service; service contract management; supervision of staff; budget development and oversight; safety; energy conservation programs; coordination of emergency call-back system to provide 24/7 facilities services, including weekends and holidays; formulating disaster preparedness policy and emergency response procedure with the Associate Director for Residence Life; and working closely with a diverse population of students, staff, and managers supporting the Housing Services program.

Required Qualifications & Experience : Bachelor's degree in engineering, construction management, business, management, industrial technology, or related field. Six to seven years of experience in facilities management, facilities maintenance, and capital planning, including two to three years of supervisory/management experience in a university housing program or private apartment housing. Demonstrated expertise in the appropriate facility management, staff supervision, budget management, leadership development, and training programs is necessary. Experience in the development of long range and preventative maintenance plans. Knowledge of collective bargaining procedures and contract conformance. Knowledge of Cal-OSHA, Injury Illness Prevention Programs, National Electric Code, and Uniform Building Code. Strong computer skills and familiarity with a variety of software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to perform a wide range of complex and technical assignments associated with a physical plant including knowledge of structural systems, HVAC systems and associated controls, plumbing, electrical, and electronic security systems, grounds, and custodial services. Ability to: lead during change and to create collaborative and collegial working relationships; effectively work with a diverse student population, paraprofessional and professional staff, including active participation and collaboration with other University constituents; and function effectively in a high energy work environment with constant demands from a variety of sources. Incumbent must demonstrate an interest or ability in working in a multicultural/multiethnic environment. A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who may apply for the position.

California State University, Los Angeles, as part of the CSU system, is a State of California Employer. As such, the University requires all employees upon date of hire to reside in the State of California. As of January 1, 2022 the CSU Out-of-State Employment Policy prohibits the hiring of employees to perform CSU-related work outside the state of California.

Desired Qualifications : Five to seven years of progressively responsible experience in housing facilities and grounds. Knowledge of student housing in a higher education environment.

Compensation : Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Salary range is $4,812 - $15,449/monthly. A comprehensive benefits package is provided.

Appointment : The Administrator II appointment will be made under the guidelines for management and supervisory employees of the California State University. All rights and benefits associated with this appointment are governed by the Management Personnel Plan.

This position is a "designated position" in the California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. The successful candidate accepting this position is required to file Conflict of Interest forms subject to the regulations of the Fair Political Practices Commission.

Closing Date : Review of applications will begin on June 28, 2024 and will continue until the position is filled; however, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. A completed online Cal State LA employment application is required. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.

The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 revised July 21, 2017, as a condition of employment.

In addition to meeting fully its obligations under federal and state law, California State University, Los Angeles is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can live and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual. To that end, all qualified individuals will receive equal consideration without regard to economic status, race, ethnicity, color, religion, disability, national origin or cultural background, political views, sex or sexual orientation, gender, or other personal characteristics or beliefs.

Candidates must demonstrate ability and/or interest in working in a multicultural/multiethnic environment. Certain positions require fingerprinting. The University actively encourages qualified minorities, women and persons with a disability to apply. Upon request, reasonable accommodation will be provided to individuals with protected disabilities to (a) complete the employment process and (b) perform essential job functions when this does not cause an undue hardship. We are an Equal Opportunity/Title IX Employer.

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Advertised: Jun 14 2024 Pacific Daylight Time
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