DIRECTOR II- DEPUTY DIRECTOR, FACILITIES DEVELOPMENT & OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT
Palm Beach County
Location: West Palm Beach, Florida
Type: Full Time
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: -
Position: DIRECTOR II- DEPUTY DIRECTOR, FACILITIES DEVELOPMENT & OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT
Salary: $142,658 Annually
Department: Facilities Development and Operations
Location: 2633 Vista Parkway, WPB
Hours: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday; will be required to work before, during and after emergencies.
Other: Valid Florida Driver’s License and PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.
THIS IS AN AT-WILL POSITION.
Advanced executive level work for the Facilities Development and Operations Department (FDO) under the supervision of the Department Director. Responsible for resource allocation, operations, budgeting, and personnel. Coordinates with user departments/constitutional officers to develop plans for more effectively aligning services with the user department/constitutional officers' objective and plans. Develops and leads an annual plan for program development, evaluation, performance management, and analytical activities designed to assess the efficiency of department services in achieving the County’s long-term goals and objectives. Directs the development and negotiation of contracts with service providers and develops performance and quality standards for the same. Plans, reviews, and approves the operating budget for the Department and monitors contracts; seeks out and develops external funding sources. Work is performed independently and with initiative to govern in a manner that ensures compliance with the highest industry standards and all applicable regulatory environments. Work is reviewed by the Department Director through conferences and reports for adherence to established policies and achievement of desired objectives and goals.
FDO is responsible for siting, building, and operating the County's public buildings, major equipment, and electronic systems. This includes the buildings occupied by County Departments and Constitutional Officers (e.g., Tax Collector, Property Appraiser, 15th Judicial Circuit). FDO oversees the implementation of capital building and land improvement projects, the maintenance and operation of more than 14,000,000 sq. ft. of institutional space in over 800 occupied structures, the operation and maintenance of the county’s public safety radio system, fire alarm and access systems, the provision of security services, and the maintenance of over 4,000 vehicles and pieces of specialized and heavy equipment. FDO is an internal service Department.
Bachelor’s Degree in Business/Public Administration, Engineering, Architecture, Law, Construction Management, Planning, or related field; minimum of eight (8) years of experience in the facilities management, facilities development and/or capital improvement fields with direct customer support functions, which includes four (4) years of responsible management or supervisory experience. Equivalencies: Related Master’s Degree AND six (6) years of related experience, which includes four (4) years of responsible management or supervisory experience ORRelated Associate’s Degree and 10 years of related experience, which includes four (4) years of responsible management or supervisory experience.
PREFERENCE FOR: Registered as a Professional Engineer (PE) or Architect in the State of Florida; admission to the State Bar of Florida; Certified Government Audit Professional (CGAP), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) certification, Certification in Certified Risk Management Assurance (CRMA).
BENEFITS: The PBC BCC provides an excellent executive benefits package, including a salary competitive for the South Florida marketplace, medical, dental and life insurance, as well as vacation, paid parental, and sick leave, deferred compensation, tuition reimbursement, and participation in the Florida Retirement System.
All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane. EO/AA M/F/D/Veterans Preference Employer; E-Verify Employer; Drug Free Work Place (DFWP)
Forbes Magazine ranks Palm Beach County BCC 10th in the nation in Government Services in their list of America's Best Employers 2018