The City of Manhattan Beach is now accepting applications for Maintenance Manager. We are looking for an experienced and qualified Maintenance Manager who will plan and manage the activities and operations of the Maintenance Division of the Public Works Department, including streets, buildings and facilities, parks, trees and landscape, and fleet services. The responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to administering maintenance contracts; overseeing minor capital improvement projects; coordinating maintenance programs, services, and special events with other departments, agencies, contractors, and other parties; preparing staff reports and making council presentations; conducting research and implementing best practices for landscape maintenance, vehicle service, street repairs, etc.; and performing other related duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE & ABILITY
The Maintenance Manger must have the knowledge of principles, practices, and standards associated with the construction, maintenance and operation of municipal public works facilities, including streets, parks and landscaping, fleet maintenance, buildings and facilities, and other services. The candidate must be familiar with budgeting practices; Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements governing safe workplace and work zone safety practices; federal, State, and local laws and regulations governing maintenance and construction standards. The Maintenance Manager must have the knowledge of purchasing procedures and material costing techniques; equipment service specifications and maintenance standards; research methods and analysis techniques; principles of employee training, supervision, and evaluation.
The ideal candidate must have the ability to work extended hours in order to oversee maintenance repairs and operations, including disaster response services. The candidate must have the ability to plan, coordinate, and manage public maintenance programs, contracts, and services; prepare clear, concise, and comprehensive reports, studies and correspondence. The Maintenance Manager will plan, select, train, supervise, evaluate, and discipline staff; estimate maintenance construction and repair costs; prepare and administer operating budgets; research, analyze, and evaluate new maintenance standards, technology, and procedures; and communicate, establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, management, contractors, vendors, utility companies, and public and private representatives.
- A high school graduation or G.E.D. equivalent is required; an Associates of Arts degree is preferable. High School graduation or G.E.D. equivalent is required.
- Seven (7) years of experience in the operations and maintenance of public works facilities and services is required, including at least two (2) years of supervisory and administrative experience.
- Additional training, education, and certification in the building trades, maintenance technology, engineering, and operations management is highly desirable, including contracts administration.
- Completion of coursework or training programs related to trenching, and hazardous materials training and certification is highly desirable.
- Possession of a valic Class C California driver's license with acceptable driving record.
HOW TO APPLY
Salary: $125,652.00 - $164,868.00 Annually
Filing deadline is Sunday, May 2, 2021
To APPLY, please click here.
All applicants will be screened in relation to the criteria outlined in this job announcement. Candidates will be reviewed and only those candidates determined to be most qualified on the basis of experience, training and education, as submitted, will be invited to participate further in the selection process.
The selection process will consist of the following component and weight: Oral Interview (100%)
If you need special assistance in the recruitment process please contact the Human Resources Department at (310) 802-5258.
NOTE: A drug test may be administered as part of the pre-employment medical exam. The provisions of this brochure do not constitute a contract, express or implied, and any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice.