Supervisor, Preventive Maintenance

Technical Area Facilities Engineering
Location
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Cambridge, MA
United States
Job Summary

The MIT Department of Facilities seeks a supervisor, preventive maintenance to provide leadership and supervision to the Preventive Maintenance team. Repair and Maintenance is responsible 150 buildings within the campus portfolio consisting of approximately 13m GSF.

Full Job Description

Supervisor, Preventive Maintenance
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Cambridge, MA

The MIT Department of Facilities seeks a supervisor, preventive maintenance to provide leadership and supervision to the Preventive Maintenance team. Repair and Maintenance is responsible 150 buildings within the campus portfolio consisting of approximately 13m GSF.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage and assign day-to-day work
  • Act as the point person for preventive maintenance execution on all mechanical, electrical, piping, and structural system issues
  • Provide leadership and direction to assigned team members
  • Manage the entire preventive maintenance process, including performing QA/QC on work performed
  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations
  • Seek out preventive maintenance best practices
  • Respond to and be available for emergency situations
  • Provide weekend supervisory coverage on a rotating basis

    Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or its equivalent
  • At least five years' supervisory experience in building operations; expertise
  • Expertise in one or more of the skilled trades, facilities management, or an engineering discipline
  • Strong background in repair and maintenance and/or facilities management in an academic setting with oversight over mechanical, electrical, and plumbing preventative maintenance
  • Demonstrated proficiency in job planning and execution
  • Excellent interpersonal and written and oral communications skills
  • Ability to maneuver in and around mechanical rooms and on rooftops

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate’s or B.S. degree
  • Direct HVAC experience

    Must be available to respond to off-hour campus emergencies and to work any shift as necessary in order to meet operational needs. Will also provide weekend supervisory coverage on a rotating basis.
    Interested candidates may apply online at https://hr.mit.edu/careers. Please reference job number 17778.

    MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.