The town of North Reading is accepting applications for the position of Municipal Facilities Manager.

Summary:  This is a salaried position responsible for the planning, organization, direction and control of repair, maintenance, capital improvements, custodial services, and security for Town buildings.

Essential Functions:  Performs duties with a high degree of independence and latitude, exercising considerable judgment in coordinating activities and determining appropriate courses of actions. Assures compliance with proper procedures, codes and regulations.

  • Established and administer schedules and procedures for the regular, ongoing custodial care and maintenance of all Town buildings and grounds.
  • Develop a facility management system to include updated surveys, historical data, type of building construction, structural condition, utility systems (plumbing, HVAC, electrical, etc.), building envelope, and cosmetic conditions of Town buildings.
  • Develop and maintain a five-year capital improvement plan for small capitol (<$25,000) and capital (>$25,000) projects for buildings, grounds and related equipment with defendable estimates.
  • Develop and recommend annual budget requests for Town Building Division and manage division budget.
  • Prepare specifications for purchase of material, supplies, contract services and equipment necessary for the care and maintenance of buildings and grounds; and maintain an equipment inventory and equipment history file.
  • Prepare Bid Documents and Procure supplies, contract services and materials in accordance with Mass General Law. Initiate purchase orders with supporting documents.
  • Respond to emergencies situations 24 hours a day, seven days a

This is a full time position (40) hours; the salary is up to $85,000.00

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Qualified candidates who fit the description above are requested to submit an application to the Human Resources Department or to the Town Hall, 235 North Street, North Reading, MA 01864