Founded in 1886, Yeshiva University(YU) has a strong tradition of combining Jewish scholarship with academic excellence and achievement in the liberal arts, sciences, medicine, law, business, social work, Jewish studies, education, psychology, and more.
We are a leading global educational institution that employs over 2,000 people across our various campus locations -- Wilf Campus, Beren Campus, Brookdale Center, Resnick Campus in the Bronx, the Gruss Institute in Jerusalem, the Boys High School in Manhattan and the Girls High School in Queens. From the distinguished faculty who teach here, to the dedicated staff, we work to fulfill our mission: to bring wisdom to life through all that we teach, by all that we do and for all those we serve. We seek to attract and retain engaged and committed individuals who contribute to an exciting working environment, where there is a sense of community and belonging, balanced with a significant cross section of people from diverse backgrounds working and studying together.
The University offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans, including immediate participation in the University's retirement plan. Staff members are typically eligible for four weeks paid vacation each year and a shuttle to nearby subway locations.
The Maintenance Manager supervises the day to day operation and staff at the assigned campus
Review work orders and assign work to appropriate staff member;
Create schedules for the maintenance staff to ensure adequate coverage;
Update and review payroll in the web based technology, Kronos;
Order supplies and materials to ensure adequate inventory;
Interacts daily with students and staff;
Interacts regularly with deans and directors;
Interacts and coordinates with a variety of University vendors;
Budget responsibility is limited to procurement of day-to-day maintenance supplies.
Education & Experience
Associate's Degree and 3-5 years of experience managing a diverse maintenance environment or a combination of skills and experience is required;
Certification in industrial facilities operations is required and;
Knowledge of general union guidelines and operating procedures;
Experience in higher education is preferred.
Skills & Competencies
Fosters, encourages and facilitates open communication and an atmosphere of open expression and communication;
Gains cooperation by explicitly addressing others interests and concerns;
Continually searches for ways to increase satisfaction of faculty, students, staff and other constituents;
Actions are consistent with University strategic and operational objectives and standards;
Supports fair treatment and equal opportunity for all and enforces that policy within his/her sphere of influence.
Yeshiva University has been transforming lives for more than a century. Nowhere but here can students have a personal, small college experience while benefitting from the academic rigor of a top ranked research university. Since its inception YU has been dedicated to melding the ancient traditions of Jewish law and life with the heritage of Western civilization, and each year we celebrate as futur...e leaders make YU their home. Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.