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We are looking for equity-minded applicants who represent the full diversity of California and who demonstrate a sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds present in our community. When you join the team at Berkeley, you can expect to be part of an inclusive, innovative and equity-focused community that approaches higher education as a matter of social justice that requires broad collaboration among faculty, staff, students and community partners. In deciding whether to apply for a position at Berkeley, you are strongly encouraged to consider whether your values align with our Guiding Values and Principles, our Principles of Community, and our Strategic Plan.
Business Operations unit enables the Berkeley IT organization to strategically manage our resources, our high priority initiatives, optimize our day-to-day operations, and provide leadership with the metrics and data they need to make informed decisions.Key Functions include Finance, Project and Portfolio Management, Strategic Sourcing, Administrative Support, Building & Equipment Management and Billing.
Berkeley IT believes in and fosters a workplace environment where people can bring their diverse skills, perspectives and experiences toward achieving our goals through a process of critical inquiry, discovery, innovation, while simultaneously committing to making positive contributions towards the betterment of our world.
In addition, members of the Berkeley IT community have created and endorse the following values for our organization to augment and amplify the campus principles:
We champion diversity. We act with integrity. We deliver. We innovate.
Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging are more than just suggestions for us. They are the guiding principles underlying how we come together, develop leaders at all levels of the organization, and create an environment that unites us. We affirm the dignity of all individuals, call upon our leaders to address critical issues with integrity and intention, respect our differences as well as our commonalities, and strive to uphold a just community free from discrimination and hate.
Application Review Date
The First Review Date for this job is: 6/17/2022
Plans and supervises the daily operational building maintenance activities of the Berkeley IT occupied buildings and spaces.
Ensures building, grounds, and other maintenance issues in Berkeley IT occupied buildings and spaces are handled promptly and according to established processes.
Ensures that emergency repairs are handled appropriately.
Provides or coordinates routine inspection of Berkeley IT occupied facilities and equipment and maintains facility-wide preventative maintenance program.
Oversees maintenance service contracts and provides ergonomic evaluations for staff in Berkeley IT buildings.
Establishes regular security inspections and coordinates with firefighting and civil law-enforcement agencies.
Sets work schedules and project priorities.
Selects, trains and supervises staff.
Equipment management to include warehousing and inventory custodian.
Engages in continuous professional development and training.
Working knowledge of policies and procedures relative to facilities maintenance, equipment, safety and emergency preparedness.
Working skills in supervising facility maintenance and improvements.
Working skills in interpersonal communication and motivation of staff.
Working verbal and written communications skills.
Working skills in building maintenance work to include one or more of the following: basic plumbing and pipefitting, carpentry, painting and plastering, service of machinery, electrical maintenance, and custodial.
Welcomes differing views and opinions and is able to work with people of diverse backgrounds.
Salary & Benefits
This is a full-time (40 hours/week), career position, eligible for full UC benefits.
This is an exempt, monthly paid position. The annual salary is commensurate with experience within the range of $62,300.00 - $90,700.00.
Please submit your cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying. Please upload the document in the Resume section, then skip the (optional) Cover Letter upload section.
Referral Source info This job is part of the Employee Referral Program. If a UC Berkeley employee is referring you, please ensure you select the Referral Source of 'UCB Employee' and then enter the employee's Name and Berkeley email address in the Specific Referral Source field. Please enter only one name and email. Other Information
This position is eligible for flexible work (telecommuting) based on candidate availability and business needs.
Conviction History Background
This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. For more information about your rights as an applicant see:
The University of California was chartered in 1868 and its flagship campus - envisioned as a "City of Learning" - was established at Berkeley, on San Francisco Bay. Today the world's premier public university and a wellspring of innovation, UC Berkeley occupies a 1,232 acre campus with a sylvan 178-acre central core. From this home its academic community makes key contributions to the economic and social well-being of the Bay Area, California, and the nation.