The Lied Center is seeking a Facilities Services Manager to oversee all care, maintenance and project needs for the Lied Center for Performing Arts, including physical plant and its operating systems, interior furnishings and fixtures. Directs all aspects of building maintenance and housekeeping, conversion and engineering tasks related to the operation of the Lied Center. Oversees the supervision of the building maintenance staff and manages the custodial staff. Conducts yearly staff performance evaluations and ensures adherence to building policy and procedures. Plans and budgets for renovation projects, building upkeep, repairs, furnishing replacements and fire, life and safety projects. Creates the scope of work required for projects to be worked in-house, or seeks out contractors and bids and works with UNL FMP code officials on acquiring permits, scheduling work, quality control, ensuring regulatory and code compliance and ensuring deadlines are met and work is performed in a professional manner. Prioritizes all building events with repairs and project needs.
Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent plus four years of experience with building construction and remodel, including two years of preventive maintenance work on mechanical, electrical, and HVAC systems. Experience in training, motivating, and supervising staff. Custodial experience. Customer service experience. Working knowledge of electrical systems, steam systems, HVAC/Refrigeration, and plumbing repair. Familiarity with and skilled in the use of an extensive variety of both hand and power tools. Familiarity with basic safety procedures and OSHA Guidelines. Knowledge of the safe and effective use of cleaning chemicals and operation of tools and equipment used in custodial operations. Basic computer and email skills. Ability to develop, maintain, and follow a budget. Experience must demonstrate attention to detail and ability to follow through on projects.
Preferred Qualifications: Associate’s degree plus four or more years of experience performing comparable duties in a similar venue. Experience that demonstrates welding, plumbing, carpeting, soldering, carpentry, painting, laminating, drywall and finishing skills. Licensed general contractor
A criminal history background check, physical, and pre-placement driving record review will be required.
Review of applications begins June 11, 2019.
Internal Number: S_190445
About Lied Center for Performing Arts, University of NE-Lincoln
The Lied Center for Performing arts is one of the top 100 theaters in the world. Every year iconic artists like Yo-Yo Ma and the Chicago Symphony to Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the Actors’ Gang grace the Lied’s stage. A wide variety of popular entertainment is showcased annually ranging from the top national Broadway productions to music stars and comedians. The Lied is a state-of-the-art performing arts facility located on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The venue opened in 1990 and is known as Nebraska’s “Home for the Arts.” Our mission is to educate, entertain and inspire a statewide audience. We do so through presenting major local, regional, national and international artists each year, along with offering a robust education program that serves students of all ages throughout the state of Nebraska. More than 120,000 people visit the Lied each year for performances, educational programs, University events, and a variety of private rental events including business meetings, weddings, Husker tailgates and other community and private events. Learn more at www.liedcenter.org. The Lied Center is an exciting and unique place to work. Because of the na...ture of our business, we interact with people from many cultures and backgrounds through the context of the performing arts. The work is fulfilling, enriching and invigorating. As a part of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), Lied Center employees enjoy the excellent health, education and retirement benefits that the university offers.
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