The Facilities Building and Repairs Manager will oversee building repairs and maintenance function including, but not limited to, mill-work, cabinet making/refinishing, furniture refinishing and building restoration services. The success candidate will be charged with ensuring the proper upkeep and integrity of the University structures. The incumbent will be responsible for making changes and enhancements, provide maintenance and repairs to existing building components and internal infrastructures and will provide leadership and supervision for skilled and general repair technicians. This position supports the effective learning, living and working environment for students, colleagues and guests to the campus.
The Facilities Building and Repairs Manager will have responsibility for reviewing and approving contractor work as assigned and will ensure that tasks are completed in a safe and efficient manner yielding a professional finish. The position will also be required to perform as project manager.
The successful candidate will be a self-starter with the ability to assess and implement systems, schedules and procedures to meet demands in a fast-paced environment, working across disciplines functional areas to achieve objectives.
Completes other duties as assigned.
Good experience of working within a customer-facing environment is a requirement for this position along with exceptional people management and administration skills. Specific qualifications and competencies within this general requirement include the following:
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Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM) offers a unique program of training on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean. A cutting-edge curriculum, with innovative use of technologies and simulations, provides the best possible training for tomorrow’s veterinarians. Students benefit from seven semesters of integrated preclinical and clinical studies at our St Kitts campus, and one year of clinical training at our affiliate veterinary teaching hospitals in the United States, Canada, Europe and Australia.
Our ongoing research focuses on key issues strategically relevant to One Health in tropical and developing countries and includes zoonotic diseases, food safety and security, environmental health, and conservation medicine. We prioritize recruitment of talented faculty and are now seeking a key new member of our team to join us as we develop new programs to best prepare our graduates to face the global opportunities and challenges of veterinary medicine in the 21st century.