The University of Georgia (UGA) invites applications and nominations for the position of Director of Services in the Facilities Management Division (FMD). Under the direction of the Associate Vice President of Facilities Management, and working collaboratively with the campus community, the Director of Services is responsible for providing custodial, moving and surplus, event support and interior pest control services to the campus. The Director is to set the strategic direction for the group, as well as ensure the group’s operational components are performing effectively and efficiently. Additional functions include human resources management, implementation of training, financial responsibility for both operating budget and capital funds, quality control, and special projects as assigned by FMD’s leadership.
The position oversees 10 staff: one assistant director, five custodial superintendents, one logistics manager and three training specialists. The department has a staffing level of approximately 480 full time employees.
This position directly reports to the Head Electrical Engineer and shall work toward performing design, design development, field verification, and construction administration for additions, alterations, renovations, and repairs of electrical power, lighting, controls, and fire alarm and security systems, and associated work in existing and new University buildings.