Engineering Specialist-advanced 1

University of Wisconsin System Milwaukee, WI
Position Number 00622408 Division B02 Finance and Administrative Affairs Department B026070 FACILITY SERVICES CONSTRUCTION Position Type University Staff Appointment Type Ongoing/Probationary FLSA Status Nonexempt Percent 100 Posting Type Staff Introduction (Description of School/College/Dept/Program)

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a doctoral research-extensive university in the 26-campus University of Wisconsin System, all broadly governed by the State's Board of Regents. It was founded on the belief that if Milwaukee were to be a great city, it would need a great, urban public university. The themes of educating students, excelling in research, and serving its urban community are echoed in all University activities. The University offers more than 180 degree programs, serving 26,000+ students. The 104-acre main campus is located in a residential neighborhood near the shores of Lake Michigan, just minutes from downtown Milwaukee.

The Division of Finance and Administrative Affairs (FAA) delivers essential business services that provide a foundation for UWM's student success, research excellence, community engagement, climate and culture, and visibility and image.

The departments within Finance and Administrative Affairs provide a wide array of services to steward and facilitate the management of the university's primary resources: human capital, finances, facilities, and information technology. FAA staff perform the accounting functions, plan for building construction and remodeling, provide technology infrastructure and enterprise IT services and resources, maintain healthy and safe research environments, provide security and protective services, clean and maintain the campus buildings and grounds, ensure fiscal integrity of campus financial operations, and provide legal advice and representation.

Consistent with UWM's guiding values, we strive in all we do to model and promote innovations and collaboration, integrity and responsibility, positive transformation of individuals, transparent and inclusive decisions, a caring community, stewardship of resources, diversity in all it definitions, and pride in our vital role.

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Job Summary

This position performs technical engineering/architectural related work as assigned by the Associate Director of Facility Services, administering and completing associated activities and programs in the areas of planning, design, construction, maintenance and review of facilities.

Minimum Qualifications

* An Associate Degree in an architectural/engineering discipline with 3 years of building envelope or infrastructure-focused architectural/engineering design or construction management experience,

Or a Bachelor's Degree in an architectural/engineering discipline with 1-year of building envelope or infrastructure-focused architectural/engineering design or construction management experience

* Possess a valid Wisconsin driver's license and meet the state's minimum requirements to drive

* Demonstrated experience reading and interpreting building and building MEP (Mechanical / Electrical / Plumbing) system plans, specifications and operation/maintenance manuals

* Evidence of computer skills including the use of Excel, Word, and the Microsoft Office Suite

* Demonstrated work experience using AutoCAD (computer aided design software)

Preferred Qualifications

* Current possession of an Asbestos Abatement Certification as an inspector and supervisor of abatement programs.

* Demonstrated construction management experience.

* Demonstrated concrete flatwork design experience

* Demonstrated building roof repair or replacement design experience

* Demonstrated knowledge of State or Division of Facilities Development & Management (DFDM) project management

* Demonstrated building window design experience

* Demonstrated door replacement project design experience

Application Instructions

Applicants are highly encouraged to utilize the cover letter to thoroughly address your experience (including dates of employment) or applicable coursework as it relates specifically to the minimum and preferred qualifications listed above. In instances where the Screening Committee is unable to ascertain from the candidates' application materials whether he/she meets any of the qualifications, they will be evaluated as not meeting such qualifications.

In your application, please include a professional resume, and the names and contact information for three professional references.

Application Deadline 07/23/2018 Continuous (Open Until Filled?) No If Continuous, Initial Review Date Position Contact Name Soi Oh Contact Phone 414-299-4756 Contact Email Application Notes

For this position, applicants are required to apply online. UWM will not consider paper, emailed or faxed applications. Additionally, applicants must complete all required fields and attach any required documents. The process is complete when the message "Your application has been submitted" is displayed and you receive a confirmation number.

Legal Notices

AA/EO Statement

UWM is an AA/EO employer: All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or protected veteran status.

Reasonable Accommodations

UWM provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual with a disability. If you need assistance or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact or 414-229-4463. This job announcement and other material on this site will be made available in alternate formats upon request to an individual with a disability.

Confidentiality of Applicant Materials

UWM is a State agency and subject to Wisconsin's Open Records Law. UWM will not, however, reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing except as may be required by Wisconsin's Open Records law. In certain circumstances, the identities of "final candidates" and/or the identity of the appointed applicant must be revealed upon request.

CBC Policy

Employment will require a criminal background check.

Annual Security and Fire Safety Report (Clery Act)

For the UWM Annual Security and Fire Safety Reports (i.e., Clery Report), which includes statistics about reported crimes and information about campus security policies, see, or call UWM's Office of Student Life, Mellencamp Hall 118 at (414) 229-4632 for a paper copy.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

* Cover Letter

* References

* Resume

Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

* * Do you currently hold a valid Wisconsin Driver License and are you able to meet the State's minimum requirements for driving on State business?

* Yes

* No

Department of Human Resources

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