Facilities Manager

The da Vinci School
May 4, 2023
10909 Midway Rd. Dallas, TX, Texas
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The da Vinci School is a private, not-for-profit preschool and kindergarten in north Dallas that has been operating for 36 years.  All da Vinci School staff members interact with parents and children daily.

We are incredibly proud of our campus built to be both environmentally and ecologically responsible. All of our landscape is native and drought resistant. Since its construction in 2010, The da Vinci School has maintained its LEED Certified campus status. We are currently looking for a full-time Facilities Manager who will implement systems and procedures to ensure the safety and upkeep of the school.

Essential Functions of the Position

  • Oversee the smooth functioning of the facilities.
  • Perform regular hands-on maintenance and repair of facilities and equipment.
  • Manage and oversee the school's security (access, alarm systems, cameras, etc.).
  • Manage and oversee the maintenance of the school facilities (HVAC, plumbing, electrical, fire systems, etc.).
  • Manage and oversee janitorial services to ensure clean and sanitary school conditions.
  • Ensure school-wide compliance with health laws, state education mandates, licensing, building codes, safety requirements, and all federal and state workplace regulations.
  • Provides regular reports to convey information including but not limited to projects and maintenance issues.
  • Available on a 24/7 basis for weather emergencies and crisis events.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) and videoconferencing software.
  • Ability to use essential tools to assemble school items and make basic repairs as needed.
  • Strong ability to plan, develop a strategy, organize, prioritize, work under time constraints, and be flexible in an environment of multiples tasks and changing priorities.
  • Sufficient interpersonal and communication skills to relate to students, staff, administration, parents, and the community.
  • Strong critical thinking skills.
  • Eagerness to learn and openness to feedback.
  • Mature team player has a strong work ethic and follow through.
  • Experience managing outsourced services such as landscaping, HVAC maintenance, and pest control services.

Physical Requirements

  • Moving objects up to 50 lbs.
  • Ascending or descending ladders.
  • Moving self in different positions to accomplish tasks in various environments.
  • Repeating motions that may include the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
  • Communicating with others to exchange information.
  • Assessing the neatness, accuracy, and thoroughness of work.
  • Operate machines and power tools.

All employees undergo background checks and meet Texas Childcare Licensing requirements, including a negative TB test.



Application Instructions

Please email your resume to susan@davincischool.org

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