Central Plant and Utility Manager
The successful candidate will manage the campus Central, Satellite and Event Center plant infrastructure in support of 4 million SF of academic, research and administrative space on a 512-acre campus. Responsibilities include providing leadership and oversight of an in house and contracted work force responsible for the energy/utility production, distribution and management. Determine priorities for major repair and plant renewal projects and identify long-term plant renewal/asset preservation funding needs. Develop and administer programs for maintenance, repair and operation activities and assure continuous operations. Manages the training and operation of the after hours call center. Ensures the protection of personnel and equipment is a top priority. Provides training, materials and equipment to ensure personnel and equipment safety. Additionally, manages the campus energy/utility management system and makes recommendations on repair priorities, operational improvements and energy conservation methods. The new Manager will create and sustain an environment that maximizes the contribution of each team member in fulfilling UMBC’s mission while focusing on continuous quality improvement, realizing efficiencies, reducing costs, and delivering excellent customer service.