The J. Paul Getty Trust (www.getty.edu) seeks a seasoned and collaborative facilities professional to serve as Maintenance Supervisor. Reporting to the Manager of Engineering, the Maintenance Supervisor will have broad and deep domain expertise in facilities maintenance and trades, strong communication and relationship skills, a commitment to transparency and service, and the vision and leadership capacity to enable Facilities Management to meet the broad and evolving range of responsibilities and expectations established for it.
Getty’s mission is to advance and share the world’s visual art and cultural heritage for the benefit of all. Dedicated to the presentation, conservation, and interpretation of the world’s artistic legacy through the collective and individual work of its constituent programs—Getty Conservation Institute, Getty Foundation, J. Paul Getty Museum, and Getty Research Institute, Getty welcomes nearly two million visitors annually to its uniquely world-class architecture and gardens in two renowned venues: the hill top 750-acre Getty Center in Los Angeles, and the 70-acre Getty Villa near the Pacific Ocean in Malibu.
Major Job Responsibilities
Qualifications and Competencies
The successful candidate will be a collaborative and creative leader who is an accomplished manager committed to building a team-oriented organizational culture; a confident strategic thinker who is able to provide clear direction; customer-focused; innovative; focused on continuous improvement; committed to promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace; excellent communicator; and possessed of integrity, openness, sound judgment, humility, and a commitment to transparency.
In addition, this position requires 2-3 years of supervisory experience of technical staff; 5-7 years experience in the operation, troubleshooting and maintenance of carpentry, plumbing, painting, fire sprinkler systems, water feature systems; an associates degree in engineering is preferred; experience with Kronos time keeping system, Maximo work order system, and PeopleSoft is preferred; proficiency with MS Office and Building Management System order system (BMS) controls experience; the ability to read and interpret specifications, blueprints and drawings relating to assigned equipment; good written and verbal communication skills along with strong supervisory, organizational, and problem-solving skills; excellent communication skills and the ability to work with a wide variety of Getty staff, outside contractors and vendors.
The Getty has retained Opus Partners to support this recruitment. Katie Dean, Associate Partner is leading the search. For more information or to apply (in confidence), please contact Katie at email@example.com
Equal Opportunity Employer
The Getty is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, color, disability, ethnicity, familial status, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other protected status.