Supervisor, Facilities Maintenance

Location: Rumford, RI, United States of America


Job Summary:

Under general direction, organizes, monitors, and supervises the repairs, adjustments, and ongoing maintenance of the building and grounds, while performing a variety of technical tasks relative to facility maintenance. 

Essential Job Functions:

  • Responsible for overseeing the upkeep of equipment and supplies including scheduling repairs, renovations projects, waste reduction improvements, and safety inspections and corrections. 

  • Support the team in conducting maintenance, service and repairs in the areas of plumbing, carpentry, painting, plastering, and others, as applicable. 

  • Negotiate with outside vendors/contractors for supplies, repairs, and capital purchases. 

  • Oversee services related to electric maintenance, mechanics, hydraulics, carpentry and masonry, substituting, changing, cleaning, repairing and installing pieces, components and equipment. 

  • Ensure operating requirements, building codes, and safety regulations are met.

  • Plan, prioritize, assign, and supervise the work of staff responsible for facility maintenance.

  • Establish schedules and methods for providing facility maintenance services identifying and allocating available resources.

  • Assist in the preparation of various contracts, requests for proposals, and reports.

  • Required/ Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Associates Degree or trade school level course work in facilities, business, management, engineering, or a related field.

  • Three years of increasingly responsible facility maintenance experience including some lead supervisory experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Operations, services, and activities of a building maintenance, repair, and construction program. 

  • Materials, methods, terminology, equipment, and tools used in the maintenance, repair, and construction of building structures and systems including those used in performing rough and finished carpentry, plumbing, heating, electrical, mechanical, and painting work.