University Engineer and Assistant Vice President for Facilities Management and Campus Services-2011297
Carnegie Mellon University is a private, global research university that challenges the curious and passionate to deliver work that matters. Our world-class institution has distinctive areas of excellence and a culture marked by ambition and a deep, practical engagement with challenges facing society. We continue to produce talented alumni and draw faculty and staff eager to be a part of a creative, dedicated and close-knit community. We place emphasis on practical problem solving, interdisciplinary learning, a forward-thinking spirit, and collaboration.
At CMU, Facilities Management and Campus Services (FMCS) defines our core activities through stewardship of university facilities and customer happiness. In order to carry out these strategically important activities, we focus on the areas of technological enhancement, process improvement, quality assurance, and teamwork.
We are seeking a University Engineer and Assistant Vice President for Facilities Management and Campus Services. This is an excellent opportunity if you thrive in an interesting and challenging work environment. Reporting to the Associate Vice President for FMCS, you will contribute to CMU by providing long-range strategic and master asset planning for building and utility systems, on a campus-wide scale. You will lead the capital renewal plan for all university buildings and infrastructure (plant replacement value > $2.5B) and handle commissioning for new construction and renovations.
Your core responsibilities will include:
Provide oversight and ensure coordination of engineering related issues between the various elements of FMCS, Campus Design and Facilities Development (CDFD), Enterprise Risk Management, and Computing Services with regard to ongoing construction, renovation and maintenance activities.
Provide strategic direction and oversight over commissioning efforts for construction and renovation projects. Facilitates in conjunction with the CDFD department and the university-wide Design Review Committee.
Integrate needs and assessments from CMU's strategic plan, university master plan, deferred maintenance assessments, utility master plan, energy conservation plan, capital renewal program, and other sources; develop a coherent strategy and spending plan to meet all of these needs for existing facilities and infrastructure.
Run and coordinate university-wide Green Practices & Sustainability Initiatives.
Provide strategic oversight and planning of utility systems and handle utilities commodity procurement. Master planning of infrastructure to improve efficiency of energy usage of current campus buildings and planning for future campus expansion.
Lead operation of all FMCS Information Systems including multi-functional systems tied to Housing, Athletics, Student Affairs, University Police, etc.
Run the university-wide Preventative Maintenance Program utilizing Computerized Maintenance Management System (Maximo) and Geographic Information Systems (ESRI ArcInfo GIS) and Building Information Management (BIM) systems.
Provide support (data, technology, resources) for ongoing academic research activities and initiatives to include
Internal Number: 2011297
About Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.