Warner University seeks an experienced facilities professional to serve in this critical and highly visible role. The ideal candidate is proactive with a proven background in supervision, planning, and facilities management seated in real world experience. The campus consists of over 20 properties includes academic, administrative, mobile, athletic, community and residential properties situated on a 300-acre main campus. The successful Director of Facilities takes pride in ownership and instills these values on their team.
The Director delivers a hands-on approach to leadership, operations and problem solving and works seamlessly with all levels of the institution including trustees, senior administration, faculty, staff, coaches and students as well as external contractors and vendors. The successful candidate is an actively involved, outward facing, transparent communicator and consensus builder who engenders trust. The Director of Facilities is responsible for the planning and execution of the care and operations of all physical facilities at Warner University.
This position reports to the Assistant Vice President for Technology and Facilities and supervises 15 employees across housekeeping, maintenance, and groundskeeping. Warner University values and treats employees with great respect within a caring environment. The University goes out of their way to take care and reward their employees.
The Director is responsible for building and developing a team that consistently provides a high level of facilities stewardship, customer service and communications, working with a diverse community to meet academic, programmatic and residential needs and priorities. This position advises the administration on policies and procedures that relate to the management of campus physical resources and the planning and management of capital renewal and replacement budgets for facility maintenance and improvements.
Supportive of Warner’s mission, vision and core values, commitment to a Christian lifestyle, and demonstration of character in keeping with biblical models.
A minimum of five years of experience in facilities management.
Possess in-depth technical knowledge/expertise of engineering, construction, maintenance, facility and general management.
Have knowledge of applicable federal, state, and local legislative and regulatory requirements including building codes, OSHA regulations and safety requirements.
High level of interpersonal skills and ability to handle confidential situations and documentation.
High School diploma or GED certificate.
Experience working in an education environment (preferably higher education).
About Warner University
Warner University’s liberal arts curriculum prepares students to successfully meet the demands of today’s workplace and the challenges of graduate school. Graduates emerge as servant leaders who evaluate issues from a Christian perspective while striving to live out their belief in their communities, churches, and homes. The administration, faculty and staff are qualified in their areas of service and dedicated to the ministry of higher education. History: Warner University was founded in 1968 by the Church of God, Anderson, Indiana, as a liberal arts, co-educational, Christian university. The campus was built on 300 acres donated by Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Holland. The first commencement took place in 1972 with four graduates. Warner’s third President, Dr. David A. Hoag, was inaugurated in the fall of 2016. He is preceded in leadership by only two others; Dr. Gregory V. Hall (1991–2016) and Dr. Leroy Fulton (1968–1991).
ACADEMIC PROGRAMS * Degree programs offered on-campus and on-line * Bachelor degrees offered in more than 30 liberal arts and professional majors * Specialized accreditation from the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) for Social Work program * All 11 Teacher Edu...cation Programs are Certified by the State of Florida Department of Education * Four graduate programs designed for working professionals: Master of Business Administration with concentrations in Accounting and Human Resource Management * Master of Science in Management * Master of Arts in Education with concentrations in Curriculum & Instruction and Elementary Education.