Physical Plant Director (Director of Operations)

Winona, Minnesota
May 21, 2019
Jun 20, 2019
Employment Status
Full Time

Winona State University invites applications for the position of Physical Plant Director (Director of Operations).  As our Director, you will be responsible for the leadership, planning and management of physical plant maintenance and operations and providing leadership direction to 20 personnel assigned to the physical plant.  Physical plant maintenance and operations includes, but is not limited to, utility plant and district systems; heating, cooling and ventilation; energy management; building and equipment maintenance and repair; electrical and electronic services; plumbing and steam fitting; and grounds maintenance and repair.

Minimum qualifications for this position include a bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Architecture, Engineering, Facilities Construction Management and a minimum of six years of progressively responsible experience in facility operation and management OR  an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Additional qualifications include (1) a comprehensive knowledge of all phases of physical plant operation, maintenance and repair; of planning, scheduling, supervision and physical plant administration; of physical plant safety practices; of record keeping and report writing; (2) the ability to manage, plan and administer a large plant operation and program; and (3) the maintenance of a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.

To be considered for this position, please submit your application via the State of Minnesota’s career website The position vacancy number for this position is 32548.  Application deadline is 6/17/2019.  Note:  No hard copy applications will be accepted.

WSU is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System and is an equal opportunity educator and employer.