Bachelor’s degree in architecture, engineering or business administration, or a closely related field and 7+ years of related experience in construction, real estate, facilities management; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Must possess a valid MA Motor Vehicle Drivers License.
Considerable knowledge of the principles and practices of building construction and maintenance; knowledge of the principles and practices of effective budgetary management, as well as financial modeling. Working knowledge of computer hardware and software in support of departmental operations.
Ability to work independently; ability to maintain, manage, and organize records; ability to handle problems effectively in response to day-to-day crises; ability to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing; ability to operate a computer; ability to deal appropriately with City employees, City official, contractors, trades workers and the public. Ability to prioritize projects based on multiple factors, which may include political, financial, public health and safety, etc. Ability to analyze and explain financial implications of complex capital planning decisions. Ability to recruit and train employees.
Excellent organizational skills and skills in all work-related software applications. Strong conceptual, analytical, verbal and written communication skills.