Manager, Signs & Graphics
- Full Time
Facilities Management at the University of Maryland College Park seeks an experienced Manager with knowledge, skills, and abilities in contemporary graphic design, sign production and installation, along with expertise in ADA compliance, traffic regulatory compliance, life safety/building code compliance, experience with historically sensitive properties, and overall artistic competency. Experience with laser engravers, large-format printers/plotters, rotary engravers and shop tools is a must. A general background in project management, contract development/administration, and/or construction is a plus as is proficiency with work and information management systems. Position requires adeptness with client interface and customer service.
The Manager, Signs & Graphics position is responsible for leading a team in the design, installation, maintenance, renovation and new property fitment of all sign/graphical elements on the College Park campus as well as other University system holdings. Position administers to employee development, along with PC-based systems to manage work- including timekeeping. Position creates scopes of work, estimates, procurement documents, fiscal forecasts and work prioritization reports, and is responsible for managing the shop’s purchasing program and material inventory.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in relevant field OR High School/GED with an equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience in the graphics field or sign-making industry. Five (5) years of experience in a lead or supervisory capacity. Experience with public-sector purchasing/procurement, contract development and contract management. Experience working with historical buildings and sustainable products/processes. Experience working in higher education, institutional setting, and/or government environment. Experience working in a multi-facility complex. Applicants must possess a valid Maryland Class “C” driver’s license, or equivalent, with fewer than six points.
SALARY/BENEFITS: Salary based on qualifications and experience. Position is Essential and subject to 24-hour/day, 7-day/week span of operation. Benefits include health, dental, vision and prescription insurance plans, and tuition remission for employees and dependents.
TO APPLY: Please visit the University’s employment web site at https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/82486. Best Consideration Date: May 21, 2021.
The University of Maryland is an EOE/AA Employer Minorities Womens Protected Veterans and individuals with disabilities are Encouraged to Apply.