The Oregon National Primate Research Center (ONPRC) is located 12 miles west of the OHSU main campus, and sits on 162 acres of land featuring forested areas, research and administration buildings, indoor and outdoor animal housing, a pond, and 2-mile perimeter walking path. Our mission is to improve human health and the quality of life through the support of nonhuman primate research programs that advance our knowledge of the causes, preventions, treatments, and cures of debilitating diseases.
Function/Duties of Position
The Director of Facilities and Properties at OHSU's Oregon National Primate Research Center (ONPRC) is responsible for complex, high-risk capital construction projects, maintenance, operations, and services for buildings and land at OHSU's West Campus. This position directly reports to the ONPRC Chief Operating Officer and a dotted reporting line to OHSU Associate Vice President, Facilities. This position manages and coordinates the activities for 36 buildings and structures throughout the 162+ acre campus. Responsible for overseeing capital construction and renovation projects by planning, organizing, directing and evaluating the construction process; responsible for day-to-day operations, including but not limited to, maintenance of buildings, utilities, custodial, security, emergency preparedness, and grounds. Ensure facilities and services meet the needs of building occupants in an efficient, economical, and safe fashion. In addition, responsible for the sustainability program for the campus. Participates in the development and implementation of the Campus Development plan as well as various committees. The Director is accountable for the operating budget and capital projects budgets. This position works closely with many OHSU centralized services including Facilities, Design & Construction, Campus Planning, Public Safety, Environmental Health and Safety.
Bachelor's degree in related field*
*equivalency and experience will be considered
7 years of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified, 5 years of experience directly managing personnel
Valid driver's license and be able to drive ONPRC vehicles on and off campus
Knowledge of principles and practices of facilities operations, maintenance, and management
Understand local, state, and federal building codes and compliance issues and have the ability to ensure compliance
Knowledge of architectural principles and terminology
Well-developed ability to work with contractors, subcontractors, and tradespeople to work with compliance agencies and utility agencies/companies
Record keeping and report writing
Procurement and/or administration of contracts, grants, loans, or similar agreements
Applicable laws, rules, regulations and/or policies and procedures
Read and interpret blueprints and construction plans
Operate computers (skill in use of MS Windows, Word, Excel, etc)
Must have supervisory and team-building skills
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others
Communicate information and ideas clearly, and concisely, in writing
Work with or contribute to a workgroup or team to complete facilities goals
Plan, organize and prioritize time and workload in order to accomplish tasks and meet deadlines
Interact with people in a manner which shows sensitivity, tact, and professionalism
Advanced degree or license in management, engineering, or related field
Facilities management at an institution of higher learning, or research institute
LEED Accredited Professional, Certified Property or Facilities Manager or similar
Apply here online. Please be sure to upload a cover letter, CV/resume and references.
May require some travel, including occasional out-of-town overnight trips for conferences, presentations and training.
Management of emergencies related to facilities on a 24/7 basis.
All are welcome
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