Director of Facilities Management, Design, and Construction, Knight-Hennessy Scholars (18-Month Fixed Term)

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Minimum Requirements (education and experience)

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or other appropriate technical area, or combination of technical education, training, and experience.

  • Five or more years of extensive relevant professional and managerial experience in an environment with a variety of building types (administrative offices, classrooms, laboratories, residential & dining facilities, auditoriums, etc.).

 

Strongly preferred: 

  • Master’s Degree and 10 years of experience in facilities management, planning, design, and construction, or combination of education and relevant experience

 

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with widely diverse groups, including individuals at all levels both within and outside the organization and gain their cooperation

  • Ability to plan, organize, direct the work of consultants and vendors

  • Ability to prioritize work by making informed judgments and to develop solutions for complex problems

  • Ability to utilize project management tools

  • Knowledge of CAD system, estimating, cost control, scheduling, construction administration, quality control, specification writing, and space planning

  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements related to areas of functional responsibility

  • Knowledge of technical, professional and business processes in the fields of architecture, design, and construction

  • Knowledge of building systems, building codes and safety requirements

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to prioritize and multitask

  • Excellent critical thinking skills and the ability to foster teamwork

  • Ability to create clear and effective graphic presentation documents.

 

Physical Requirements*

  • Perform desk-based computer tasks 

  • Sit, stand/walk, reach/work above shoulders, grasp lightly/fine manipulation, grasp forcefully, use a telephone, sort/file paperwork or parts, lift/carry/push/pull objects that weigh 50 pounds, twist/bend/stoop/squat, kneel/crawl

* Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of the job.

 

Working Conditions

  • May work extended or non-standard hours based on project or business needs

  • May work on evenings and weekends

  • Work onsite daily or as needed at Stanford’s campus

 

Work Standards

  • Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external organizations

  • Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal responsibility and value for safety; communicates safety concerns; uses and promotes safe behaviors based on training and lessons learned

  • Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable University policies and procedures, including but not limited to the personnel policies and other policies found in the University's Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu

 

Why Stanford is for you

Imagine a world without search engines or social platforms. Consider lives saved through first-ever organ transplants and research to cure illnesses. Stanford University has revolutionized the way we live and enrich the world. Supporting this mission is our diverse and dedicated 17,000 staff. We seek talent driven to impact the future of our legacy. Our culture and unique perks empower you with:

 

  • Freedom to grow. We offer career development programs, tuition reimbursement, or audit a course. Join a TedTalk, film screening, or listen to a renowned author or global leader speak.

  • A caring culture. We provide excellent retirement plans, generous time-off, and family care resources.

  • A healthier you. Climb our rock wall, swim in our Olympic-sized pool, or choose from hundreds of health and fitness classes at our world-class exercise facilities. We also provide highly competitive health care benefits.

  • Discovery and fun. Stroll through historic sculptures, trails and museums.

  • Enviable resources. Enjoy free commute programs, ridesharing incentives, discounts and more!

 

The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.

 

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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