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Facilities Maintenance Supervisor

Apply now Department: 3670001110 K-State Athletics Inc (Agcy)
Job no: 503195
Work type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Categories: Facilities / Grounds / Skilled Trades, Athletics

About This Role:

K-State Athletics is seeking qualified applicants for our full-time, benefits-eligible Facility Maintenance Supervisor position. 

An example of job responsibilities includes but is not limited to the following:

  • Operate, maintain, and repair mechanical and structural building systems
  • Supervise student and part-time crews in performance of daily maintenance and various housekeeping tasks required for general facility maintenance
  • Implement and oversee facility set-up requirements
  • Work assigned events at K-State Athletics Facilities operating and maintaining grounds systems, plumbing, electrical, sound, HVAC, and fire alarm systems. Make emergency repairs as needed. Event requirements necessitate incumbent working varied days and hours during certain time of the year.
  • Perform daily inspection of interior and exterior of department facilities.

Why Join Us:

We are looking for experienced applicants who want to become a member of our dedicated athletics operations staff who maintain our facilities.

With an unprecedented combination of Championship Athletic Performances and academic accomplishments, K-State Athletics Inc. is accelerating towards its Vision of a Model Intercollegiate Athletics Program, including its top goal of providing a World Class Student-Athlete Experience. 

In support of K-State's 2025 plan to move the Kansas State University into the ranks of the top 50 public research institutions, K-State Athletics has completed $210 million in facility improvements since 2010 benefiting each of K-State's 16 sports and 450 student-athletes, while earning national recognition as one of America's most financially solvent programs.

For more information on K-State Athletics, please visit http://www.kstatesports.com

For more information on Manhattan, KS and the University, please visit http://www.k-state.edu/hcs/jobs/

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks candidates whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's commitment to the Principles of Community.

What You'll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Education or GED
  • Five years of experience in the mechanical and/or building trades, -or- two years of vocational education in mechanical and/or building trades, plus three years of experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two years of vocational education in mechanical and/or building trades, and general maintenance experience
  • Two years of building trades experience with plumbing, interior and exterior painting, building mechanical systems, standard electrical and high voltage and HVAC systems. College degree may be substituted for experience

Other Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
  • Work requires considerable physical exertion to transport items weighing 100 lbs
  • Must be capable of working outdoors in adverse weather conditions and hot/cold temperatures
  • Must be capable of working at heights of 65’ or more (height of arena floor to ceiling)
  • Must have knowledge of use and maintenance of all types of maintenance equipment and lawn equipment
  • Must have a valid driver’s license at all times

How to Apply:

Please complete the KSU online application and submit/upload the following:

  1. Resume
  2. Three professional references that includes contact information (name, title, phone number, email address)

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until position is filled


Salary Range/Pay Rate:

$ 38,730 to $ 42,890 annual salary


  • Medical, dental and vision health plans
  • Retirement plan
  • Earned leave plan – vacation and sick
  • Term life insurance
  • Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Long term disability insurance
  • Paid KSU designated holidays
  • Paid overtime

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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