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City of Worcester Building Maintenance Supervisor in Worcester, Massachusetts

The City of Worcester is seeking qualified applicants for the Building Maintenance Supervisor within the Worcester Police Department. Under the direction of the Deputy Chief of Support Services, the position is responsible for supervising building maintenance operations in the police headquarters facility and remote police substations to include the stables and any other facilities the department houses its police resources. The Worcester Police Department headquarters facility supports the work of sworn and civilian personnel and is always also fully accessible to the public. The headquarters facility accommodates a crime laboratory, a jailing facility, fueling operation, self-sustaining power generation plant, as well as a full-service garage operation. Bilingual applicants encouraged to apply. REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, and ABILITIES \ Knowledge of public procurement policy \ Knowledge in education, training and experience in the principles and practices of facilities management and support services \ Proficiency with computers including Microsoft Office Suite \ Excellent verbal and written communication skills \ Ability to assign, train, supervise, and review the work of subordinates \ Ability to enforce building rules and regulations firmly, tactfully, and impartially \ Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and the public \ Ability to work independently and as part of a team \ Ability to operate small engine equipment such as lawnmowers, snow blowers, etc. \ Ability to lift and place items weighting up to 70 lbs. \ Ability to perform moderately heavy manual work \ Ability to successfully pass a criminal history investigation and background check \ Ability to maintain discipline of prisoners under institutional conditions. \ Ability to make routine reports MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS \ High School Diploma or equivalent \ Five (5) years of experience working in general construction, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, fire suppression and alarm systems, boiler systems, roofs, hazardous materials, and/or digital controls \ Two (2) years of experience in custodial, repair, and/or maintenance work \ Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the required duties of the position will be considered in lieu of the above-mentioned requirements \ Prior supervisory experience \ Possession of a valid and current motor vehicle operator?s license PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS \ Associate degree in construction management or in a related field; or, equivalent combination of relevant education, training and experience in the principles and practices of facilities management \ One (1) year of supervisory experience Click Here to Read Full Job Description