Job Listing: Facilities Manager

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Virginia War Memorial - Richmond, VA

Closes - 7/24/22

Position Title – Facilities Manager

Salary - $71k

Job Type - Full-Time

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Job Description:

The Virginia War Memorial has the mission to honor those Virginians that have died in our nation’s wars, preserve their history, educate, and inspire Patriotism.
The Facilities Manager will oversee the daily operation and maintenance of the Virginia War Memorial facilities. Monitor all issues, functional and cosmetic, to ensure that the War Memorial looks and operates as well as possible. Establish maintenance plans and work with Department of General Services (DGS) to coordinate all landscaping, maintenance requirements, and projects. Oversee security and housekeeping contracts with DGS and report shortcomings. Emergency response liaison with Department of Veterans Services (DVS.) Responsible for set up and take down for all Virginia War Memorial public events.

Minimum Qualifications:

- Significant experience working in facilities management and maintenance.
- Ability to identify and troubleshoot basic maintenance, landscaping, and irrigation issues.
- Experience working as the member of a team.
- Superior organization, planning, decision-making, and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to conduct set up and take down of equipment.
- Experience interacting with customers and/or visitors.
- Familiarity with our military and veteran communities.
- Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Outlook.
Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor’s or Associates degree preferred.
Special Requirements:
The Commonwealth does not provide sponsorship; therefore, applicants must be a citizen or national of the U.S., a Lawful Permanent Resident, or an alien authorized to work.

The selected candidate MUST pass a criminal background check.
Instructions to apply:
For consideration for this position, candidates MUST apply online at http://jobs.virginia.gov. Applicants are encouraged to be specific regarding job-related knowledge, skills, and abilities. Resumes are encouraged but do not substitute submittal for the online application. Please contact Human Resources if you need assistance. reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the American with Disabilities Act. Contact 804-225-4185 for assistance. Minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. EEO/AA

In support of the Commonwealth’s commitment to inclusion, we are encouraging individuals with disabilities to apply through the Commonwealth Alternative Hiring Process. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants will need to provide their Certificate of Disability (COD) provided by a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor within the Department of Aging & Rehabilitative Services (DARS). Veterans are encouraged to answer Veteran status questions and submit their disability documentation, if applicable to DARS to get their Certificate of Disability.
If you need to obtain a Certificate of Disability, use this link: https://www.vadars.org/drs/cpid/PWContact.aspx, or call DARS at 800-552-5019.