Classificaiton: Administrative Analyst/Specialist - Exempt III Department: Planning Sub-Division: Associate Vice President, Facilities Management Salary Range: Classification Range $6,322 - $12,285 per month(Hiring range depending on qualifications, not anticipated to exceed $6,800 - $9,350 per month) Appointment Type: Ongoing Time Base: Full Time Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Occasional early morning, evening, and weekend hours.
About CSUF: Standing on 241 acres at the heart of Southern California, the university was founded in 1957 and has grown into a population of over 39,000 students. As Titans, we believe that diverse perspectives deepen our understanding. We are committed to giving students the support they need to graduate, while responding to Californias revolving work force needs. At California State University, Fullerton we strive for continual improvement of students, staff, faculty and administrators through orientations, training programs and professional development opportunities. As part of the Titan Community, you have access to many campus facilities and services including but not limited to the Grand Central Art Center in Santa Ana, Fullerton Arboretum, cultural events and performances in the Clayes Performing Arts Center, Cal State Fullerton Athletics sports events, Titan Recreation Center, and the Employee Wellness Program.
Job Summary: It is an exciting time to join Cal State Fullerton as we are an in demand comprehensive University that is driven to shape the future of education and foster a vibrant community of diverse students, faculty, staff and administrators who uphold values of inclusive excellence, free speech, and an environment free from discrimination. We are continuously seeking individuals from a variety of career disciplines that share in the University's mission and core values. We warmly welcome you to consider joining the Titan Community where minds expand and opportunities flourish.
About the Position:
Facilities Management is committed to planning, developing, and maintaining a safe, sustainable, and high quality learning and working environment for the campus community. Facilities Management provides oversight of university resources and assets and is responsible for the development of the University's facilities including land use planning, capital improvement, project development, construction, as well as facilities operations and maintenance including custodial services, landscape services, building trade services, mechanical and electrical, and recycling services. We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our Planning team as the Architectural Specialist (Administrative Analyst/Specialist - Exempt III). The ideal candidate in this role should have a positive attitude and an active, energetic mind that is characterized by highly ethical practices and a commitment to diversity, openness, flexibility, integrity, and kindness.
Under the supervision of the Director of Planning, Design and Construction, or their designee, in the Capital Programs and Facilities Management Department, the Architectural Specialist is responsible for project coordination of major and minor capital projects during planning, concept, programming and design phases, and provides construction oversight as required. Participates in the development of the annual five-year capital outlay program and improvement plan by preparing analysis documents that outline short and long term capital planning projects that align with the University's academic strategic plan, and physical master plan.
The Architectural Specialist works with resources of the office of Planning, Design and Construction and other work groups within the Capital Programs and Facilities Management Department. Coordinates campus activities related to the design of capital projects. Coordinates individual capital projects to see that the University's needs and the project's scope, budget, and schedule are met. Supports and implements design guidelines, standards, and procedures. Performs work in accordance with SUAM and CSU guidelines.
The ideal candidate for the Architectural Specialist position offers excellent customer service and is always courteous to student, faculty, and staff customers. The person best suited for this role is one who is defined by their dedication to the quality of their work, dependability, and reliability. This is a key position that cares for campus building construction, renovation, improvements, code compliance, maintenance, and repairs to campus facilities to support the University's mission, vision, and values in higher education. Interacts with a diverse group of individuals, works well in a team environment, and understands the balance of sharing duties and taking ownership, and will take the initiative to complete tasks as needed. Takes pride in every aspect of their work to create and maintain an excellent learning environment at California State University, Fullerton, and thrives in a university environment where staff are empowered for personal growth and supported in professional growth. Other duties as assigned.
Essential Qualifications: Bachelors degree from an accredited four college or university and/or the equivalent training and administrative work experience involving study, analysis, and/or evaluation leading to the development or improvement of administrative policies, procedures, practices, or programs PLUS six years of related experience. Thorough knowledge of and ability to apply extensive expertise to complex programs and administrative specialties, including pertinent laws and regulations. Demonstrated expertise in and advanced knowledge of the principles, problems, and methods of public and business administration and operational and fiscal management. Expertise in administrative survey techniques, operations and systems analysis, statistical and research methods, and the ability to interpret and evaluate results to develop sound conclusions and recommend new or revised policies. Oversees the day-to day operations of the area and is accountable for short and long-term goals and objectives. Serves as a key technical advisor to executives and management. Independently manages and implements complex projects and business solutions within the organization and uses substantial judgment in the analysis, interpretation, integration and application of complex data. Ability to understand problems from a broad, interactive perspective and discern applicable underlying principles to develop new strategic approaches and solutions. Ability to work with representatives from public and private entities and handle potentially sensitive situations. Proven ability to work in a team environment and promote Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in department operations, programs and services. Demonstrated consultative skills in working with internal and external constituent groups. Ability to effectively present ideas and concepts in written or presentation format and use consultative and facilitation skills to gain consensus. Ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels inside and outside the organization. Ability to train others on new skills and procedures and provide lead work direction. Excellent analytical, communication, interpersonal and customer service skills.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily and is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Planning, Architecture, Construction Management, or a related field from an accredited college/university, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, and a minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in the area related to project planning, building design, and construction.
Experience in the planning & design of capital projects, both large and small, in a public higher education environment. Experience with a variety of project delivery models. Working knowledge of electrical, mechanical, structural, and other systems in institutional buildings. Experience with principles of sustainability. Master's degree in Architecture, Engineering, Business or a related field. Certification as a LEED AP. Certification as a Certified Access Specialist through the CASp Program.
May work on construction sites, walking and observing in varying weather conditions and on uneven surfaces.
Additional Information: California State University, Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the Universitys strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.
Multiple positions may be hired from this recruitment based on the strength of the applicant pool.
If you are applying for a staff position, please note that you are not eligible to work concurrently in a staff position and an Academic Student position such as Graduate Assistant, Teaching Associate, Instructional Student Assistant or a Student Assistant position.
Regular attendance is considered an essential job function; the inability to meet attendance requirements may preclude the employee from retaining employment.
Employee/applicant who submits an application for a position may be required to successfully complete job related performance test(s) as part of the selection process.
Online application/resume must be received by electronic submission on the final filing date by 9:00 PM (Pacific Standard Time)/midnight (Eastern Standard Time). Applicants who fail to complete all sections of the online application form will be disqualified from consideration.
California State University, Fullerton is not a sponsoring agency for staff or management positions (i.e. H1-B Visas).
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California State University, Fullerton is a major regional university in a vital, flourishing area that includes Orange County, metropolitan Los Angeles and the expanding Inland Empire. The beautiful, 236-acre campus is set in Fullerton in north Orange County, about 25 miles from downtown Los Angeles and about 21 miles from nearby beaches. Cal State Fullerton has more than 37,000 students and approximately 1,800 full and part-time faculty members. The University offers 107 degree programs in eight colleges. Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, CSUF is fourth in the nation for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to minority students and first in California for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to Hispanics.The University is one of the 23 campuses in the California State University System. Since the campus opened, CSUF has awarded degrees to more than 215,000 graduates. Many are leaders in business, government, education, and the arts.