Summary: This position is responsible for managing the operations and maintenance of the 21 Acres LEED Platinum-certified building and coordinating care of the adjacent landscape with the Campus Education Team. The Facilities Manager will foster a highly integrated approach to building management in symbiosis with campus landscape and agriculture. This position will also collaborate with the Energy Manager to convey how the ecology of this facility and accompanying management approach support soil health and mitigating climate change.
This is a highly physical position which will not only manage and assign duties for maintenance staff, but actively work alongside them to maintain and repair the facility. This person will inspect all equipment, ensure hygiene, safety and security of the building, and manage contracts as necessary.
The Facilities Manager will work closely with the Energy Manager on a regular basis, taking a highly collaborative approach to facility systems management and related education. The schedule for this position is Tuesday through Saturday. This position requires representation of the 21 Acres mission to inspire action to solve climate challenges by learning as a community to grow, eat and live sustainably by performing the duties outlined below.
Salary is competitive and dependent on experience. Benefits package includes medical, pension plan, paid vacation and holidays, produce perks, and an employee discount in Farm Market and most onsite education programs.
This person works in close collaboration with the Energy Manager. This position supervises the custodian and facilities technician(s). Click here for the full job description.
Facilities Maintenance Technician:
Summary: This position is responsible for a wide range of maintenance and operations support of the 21 Acres Center, a LEED Platinum-certified building, and its grounds. The position responsibilities include some occasional light construction projects, vehicle maintenance, equipment repair, light landscaping and other duties as needed. As Facilities Maintenance Technician, you will be supporting the Facility Manager and general operations toward 21 Acres’ ultimate goal of educating the public about how the ecology of this facility and management approach support soil health and mitigate climate change.
This is a highly physical position which requires the ability to work outdoors in all seasons and weather conditions. The schedule for this position is Tuesday through Saturday. The schedule may be flexible and determined in advance between Facility Maintenance Technician and the Facility Manager. The Facilities Maintenance Technician reports to the Facilities Manager and requires representation of the 21 Acres mission to inspire action to solve climate challenges by learning as a community to grow, eat and live sustainably by performing the duties outlined below.
This position reports to the Facility Manager. Click here for the full job description.