California State University, Fullerton - Housing and Residential Engagement
Location: Fullerton, California
Salary: $6,000 - $7,500 per month
Residence Life and Housing
Internal Number: 525532
Under the general direction of the Director, Residential Facilities Operations, the Associate Director serves on the department leadership team sharing responsibility for servicing a residential housing program for over 2,100 students with an annual operating budget of over $35 million. Responsible for assisting with the comprehensive management of the university’s student housing facilities including 13 residence hall, apartment and suites buildings, grounds, and physical plant operations. Maintains direct supervisory responsibility for custodial and grounds operations including 20-24 custodial and grounds staff members. Administers an annual custodial and grounds operating budget and coordinates summer operations. Serves in a 2nd-level on-call duty rotation, provides crisis intervention and emergency response, and makes referrals as appropriate. Other duties as assigned.
Essential Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university. A minimum of three years of progressively responsible experience supervising custodial and/or grounds operations in a residential housing community or similar building/facility. Ability to develop, implement, and monitor departmental budgets. Ability to independently interpret, communicate, and apply policies and procedures. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment subject to frequent interruptions.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily and is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.
Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree from an accredited college or university. Ability to effectively supervise custodial and grounds operations staff. Ability to cultivate and maintain a positive and productive working atmosphere in the department. Ability to develop cooperative relationship with other University departments. Knowledge of and ability to establish workplace security and safety.
Ability to develop cooperative relationships with off-campus housing resources including vendors. Ability to work independently, plan, organize, coordinate and perform daily and long-range activities. Ability to exercise initiative and establish priorities. Knowledge of department and University policies and procedures in order to effectively support the operation of the department. Ability to analyze and respond appropriately to emergency situations. Thorough knowledge of methods, materials, tools and equipment used in custodial and grounds operations. Experience operating a LEED certified facility.
About California State University, Fullerton - Housing and Residential Engagement
It is an exciting time to join Cal State Fullerton as we are an in demand comprehensive University that is driven to shape the future of education and foster a vibrant community of diverse students, faculty, staff and administrators who uphold values of inclusive excellence, free speech, and an environment free from discrimination. We are continuously seeking individuals from a variety of career disciplines that share in the University’s mission and core values. We warmly welcome you to consider joining the Titan Community where minds expand and opportunities flourish.
Standing on 241 acres at the heart of Southern California, the university was founded in 1957 and has grown into a population of over 39,000 students. As Titans, we believe that diverse perspectives deepen our understanding. We are committed to giving students the support they need to graduate, while responding to California’s revolving work force needs. At California State University, Fullerton we strive for continual improvement of students, staff, faculty and administrators through orientations, training programs and professional development opportunities.