The supervising foreman is responsible for the supervision of maintainer/ground staff and vendors, as well as the maintenance and repair of university buildings, the cleaning of building interiors and the upkeep of grounds in order to ensure that standards of security and cleanliness are maintained. The supervising foreman is primarily responsible for safety, productivity, training, quality, scheduling, inventory, payroll, and customer service as it relates to the building and grounds department at Salem State University. This includes inspection and performance of related work as required. The supervising foreman must be available in emergency after-hour and recall situations as needed and able to work flexible hours, proper notification will be given.
Hours: 3:30pm - 12am, M-F, Saturday & Sunday off
Break: 7 - 7:30pm
Salary: $48K-$52K annually
Application Deadline: June 25, 2018
Minimum Entrance Requirements:
Applicants must have at least three years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, experience in building maintenance repair and/or construction or in a building construction trade, and of which at least one year must have been in a supervisory capacity.
Possession of a current and valid Massachusetts Class D Motor Vehicle Operator's license
Supervising Foremen stand and walk for prolonged periods of time; lift and carry heavy objects; work outdoors in all types of weather; work varied shifts, weekends, holidays or nights; are exposed to the hazard of wet, slippery floors; work under exposure to the hazards to chemicals, toxic and noxious fumes, dust, excessive heat, high noise levels, high volume traffic conditions and high voltage wires; work from ladders and scaffolds; and may be required to climb trees and operate motor vehicles.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please apply on-line. Resume and cover letter are not required, but are appreciated.
Employment is contingent upon a completed background/CORI check satisfactory to the University. Internal candidates are not subject to background check.
Salem State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Persons of color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.