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    This position is located in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR), Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL), with one vacancy in Plainsboro, NJ.

    This position is also announced under vacancy number OAR-GFDL-2020-0009 which is open to Status Candidates. You must apply to both announcements if you want to be considered for both.

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    As a Lead Facility Operations Specialist, you will perform the following duties:

    • Serve as site superintendent of the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, a two building complex consisting of a 55,000 square foot office building, a 16,000 square foot data center, and ancillary mechanical rooms and enclosures.
    • Manage a comprehensive facility maintenance program for the mechanical, electrical, and building envelop infrastructure for the site and administer a computerized maintenance management system to track building maintenance tasks.
    • Navigate the administrative processes necessary to plan, procure, and implement facilities maintenance, repair and improvement contracts. Administer office space and ensure offices are suitable for occupancy (e.g., painting, floor covering, and furniture, issuing and collecting keys, etc.).
    • Lead staff and contractors, who perform building maintenance; and plan, develop and execute facility repair and improvement projects.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Up to 5% domestic travel may be required for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    4 - If you are selected for a position with further promotion potential, you may be non-competitively promoted if you perform successfully and if recommended by management.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/558435500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.