Physical Plant Supervisor & Building Engineer

University of Maryland
Rockville, Maryland
Jul 10, 2018
Aug 14, 2018
Full Time

Physical Plant Supervisor & Building Engineer

Position # 124025

The Universities at Shady Grove—Rockville, MD


Duties and Responsibilities:

This position will provide technical supervision of daily operations and maintenance at The Universities at Shady Grove for Building’s 1,2,3,4, (approx. 540,000 sq. Ft), (1) 5 story 700 car capacity parking garage, and (1) 6 story 600 car capacity parking garage on campus.

Supervise tasks, Facilities personnel, and contractors for the purposes of maintaining and operating safe and productive work, laboratory and classroom environments. Supports the overall goals and objectives of the facilities department. Keeps the Facilities Manager informed of all current building operational status and scheduling of maintenance and /or outages.

Minimum Qualifications:

Required Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or High School/GED with an equivalent combination of education and/or experience
  • With a Bachelors degree in engineering or related field, plus eight (8) years experience performing facilities management duties, three (3) of which were in a lead or supervisory capacity.
  • Without the degree, twelve (12) years progressively responsible experience to include at least five (5) years in a lead or supervisory capacity.
  • Experience must include oversight mechanical and laboratory systems. Including, facilities/lab maintenance.

Required Certifications:

  • Maryland 2nd Class Stationary Engineer’s License.
  • CFC (Universal) Certification.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Maryland Class C Driver’s license or equivalent with fewer than 6 points.


  • Advanced operating experience with the Siemens Apogee Building Automation System / Advantage Navigator / Design.
  • Multi-facility environment desired
  • Experience with energy management systems

Additional Information:

  • This position is located in Rockville, MD.
  • The starting salary for this position will be in the mid $70’s to low $80’s.
  • Benefits offered: The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including 22 Days Annual Leave; 15 Days Sick Leave; 3 Days Personal Leave; 14 (or 15) Paid Holidays; Tuition Remission; Health, Dental, Vision and Prescription coverage.
  • Candidates must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the USA. No H1-B Visa sponsorship is offered for this position.

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For best consideration, apply by July 23rd, otherwise the position will remain open until August 9th.

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