This position plans, assigns, supervises and assists activities of custodial and maintenance staff responsible for repairing, cleaning and upkeep of all Nashville Public Library buildings and facilities.
Located in the heart of Music City, The Nashville Public Library boasts 4 million visits annually and maintains a collection of 2 million items, including a one-of-its kind civil rights collection. Nashville Public Library is central to the city's art, history, education and literary culture, earning it the title of Gale-Cengage and the Library Journal's 2017 Library of the Year. The library periodically hosts best-selling authors, and during the summer months offers free lunchtime concerts in a beautifully manicured courtyard featuring everything from salsa to soul, to blues to Bach. If this environment is appealing to you, then you might want to consider a job at the public library.
Plans, assigns, and supervises work of custodial and maintenance staff
Ensures employees perform work in a correct and efficient manner
Plans maintenance, landscaping, and repair projects for buildings and related facilities
Evaluates work orders and requests to determine the amount of manpower, equipment, and supplies needed
Studies and reviews field work and makes recommendations for improvements
Conducts monthly and quarterly safety inspections of facilities, grounds, and all related equipment
Ensures that work is completed properly and on schedule
Coordinates activities with crew supervisors
Conducts staff meetings and in-service training
Investigates and resolves or makes recommendations to resolve problems and complaints
Keeps accurate records and prepares detailed reports
Requisitions equipment, materials, and supplies
High School Diploma or equivalent and six (6) years of experience in building maintenance/custodial services or building systems repair to include and two (2) years of supervisory experience
Requires some physical exertion such as walking, climbing, bending, stooping, stretching, or similar activities. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
Background Check, pursuant to Civil Service Policy 2.6-II required.
Candidates with accreditations earned in a foreign institute are encouraged to apply.
Note: Per Metro Ordinance No. SO94-1078. All employees of the Metropolitan Government shall be residents of the State of Tennessee or become residents of the state within six (6) months of employment as a prerequisite to employment with the Metropolitan Government.
Preferred Experience, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
(6) years of experience in HVAC and Mechanical Systems
Universal Refrigeration Certification
Prior experience servicing chillers, pumps, cooling towers and boilers
Prior experience using Building Management Programs
Bilingual language skills
We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, ae encouraged to apply.
Metropolitan Government Of Nashville & Davidson County