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Facilities Director

Newmarket School District Portsmouth ,NH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Town of Newmarket NH

Newmarket, NH (9,500 pop.), is seeking highly experienced and qualified candidates for the position of Facilities Director. This growing, historic mill community located in the Portsmouth – Dover – Rochester Metro Area (225,000 pop.) has a strong commitment to overseeing the operations and capital programs of all town and school buildings. The ideal candidate will have strong leadership and supervisory skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, and will enjoy being part of a local government team striving to serve the citizens, employees, and students of the community.

The Facilities Director is responsible for all aspects of the Town and School’s facilities, including planning and supervising construction of civic projects, overseeing the coordination of bids, project management, implementing a town wide facilities improvement plan, and meeting the goals assigned by the Town Manager and School Business Administrator. The selected candidate should hold a college degree in civil, mechanical or interdisciplinary engineering or management or has post-secondary training in the maintenance field, preferably in HVAC, with extensive facility maintenance experience or a high school diploma, or post-secondary training in the facilities maintenance field, with extensive facilities management experience. The Town is seeking a leader who can establish a compelling vision for the department and align the community resources, stakeholders, and staff to achieve it. Successful candidates will be highly skilled at building and maintaining highly productive working relationships. A dedicated public servant, the Facilities Director will have proven experience and strong project management skills.

Starting salary: $69K-$89k DOQ. No resumes will be accepted later than end of business on March 27, 2020. For a copy of the job description, please visit under Employment Opportunities. Newmarket is an equal opportunity employer. Please click the APPLY button to submit cover letter and resume to hiring manager.

Newmarket School District


Portsmouth, NH