Director, Engineering Services Business and Administrative Services 
JOB #: 1909097
Full time; Career  Salary commensurate w/ qualifications and experience. Initial Review Date: 10-25-2019
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The Director of Engineering Services is responsible for the leadership, administration, management, supervision, and oversight of the Engineering Services unit which is part of the Physical Planning, Development & Operations department. The Director is responsible to lead and direct all Unit efforts associated with campus-wide and building utility and infrastructure system planning, design and construction of engineering-specific projects, supporting the efforts of colleagues within the department who are tasked with the design and construction of projects or operation of utility and infrastructure systems, development and implementation of standards, procedures, and guidelines related to campus-wide and building utility and infrastructure systems, represents the campus and its interests in its working relationships with utility providers and agencies involving engineering and public works matters. In carrying out these duties, the Director supervises and directs the work of professional staff members and outside consultants. Additionally, the Director provides leadership to effectively manage the organizational unit, implement change management and process improvement initiatives, and conducts short to long term planning for unit development.
Reporting to the Associate Vice Chancellor of Physical Planning, Development & Operations and in collaboration with the Department and colleagues across the campus, the Director of Engineering Services is responsible for the leadership, administration, management, and supervisory oversight of all services and functions of the Engineering Services unit. The Unit is responsible for campus-wide and individual building utility and infrastructure system planning and engineering including efforts associated with projects and the campus financial plan for such, planning, development and implementation of engineering-specific projects including project management and construction administration, providing engineering support for Design & Construction as well as Physical Plant Services personnel in relationship to projects or operational activities, and representing the campus and its interests in its working relationships with utility providers and agencies involving engineering and public works matters. The Director also participates, with other senior managers in the Department, to develop, establish, and implement strategic and operational plans and initiatives which, in combination, serve to advance and improve services and achievement of University goals and priorities
Engineering Services, an operational services unit of Physical Planning, Development & Operations (PPDO), provides engineering planning, project management, construction administration, and general support services to allow for the safe and efficient operation of campus facilities, utility networks and equipment, power generation systems, and infrastructure. Engineering Services evaluates and implements projects to meet capacity, reliability and sustainability requirements and goals for campus-wide and individual building utility and infrastructure systems. Additionally, Engineering Services supports efforts associated with long range development planning, develops utility master plans, and participates in efforts required to assess, plan, develop and implement deferred maintenance, major repair, capital renewal programs and projects as necessary to properly manage the University's physical assets. The University's campus is spread across more than 2,000 acres and includes over 500 buildings comprising more than 8 million square feet.
To ensure review of application materials by the hiring unit, they must be submitted on or before the initial review date (IRD) via the Staff Employment Opportunities web site; https://jobs.ucsc.edu. A computer is available at the UC Santa Cruz Staff Human Resources Office located at Scotts Valley Center. The Scotts Valley Center is located at 100 Enterprise Way, Suite E100, Scotts Valley, CA 95066. To learn more or to request disability accommodations, call 831-459-2009. Hearing impaired are encouraged to use the California Relay Service at 800-735-2922. UC Santa Cruz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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