• Maintenance Supervisor

    Posting Date 1 month ago(5/10/2018 11:04 AM)
    Job ID
    Employee Classification
    Facilities Services
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Campus : Location
    US-NY-Beren- Lexington & 33rd St

    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 Position:


    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
    • Approved staff timecards in Kronos
    • Execute projects identified by the daytime manager which may require some follow up with campus constituents such as students, faculty and staff
    • Interacts and coordinates with a variety of University vendors


    Experience and Educational Background:

    • 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
    • Knowledge of general union guidelines and operating procedures;
    • Experience in higher education is preferred

    Skills and 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


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