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Assistant Supervisor, Construction

Company: Auburn
Location: Auburn
Posted on: May 9, 2024

Job Description:

Position Details

Position Information

Requisition Number

Home Org Name
In-House Construction SC

Division Name
VP, Facilities Management

Position Title
Assistant Supervisor, Construction

Job Class Code

Appointment Status

Part-time FTE

Limited Term

Limited Term Length

Job Summary

Facilities Management at Auburn University is excited to begin the search for an Assistant Construction Supervisor to provide on-site supervision of the construction, repair, and maintenance tasks for new construction and renovation projects on university buildings and property!

Why Should YOU Choose Auburn University?

  • Auburn University was named a "Best in Alabama" employer by Forbes! Our employee longevity speaks for itself, with employees staying an average of ten years.

  • Competitive state benefits including retirement plan vesting at 10 years of service, generous leave accrual, and parental leave opportunity.

  • Auburn University tuition assistance for yourself and your dependents. Employees can take 15 hours of classes for free, and dependents receive a 50% tuition waiver.

    It's a Lifestyle: The Auburn/Opelika area is a page right out of Southern Living magazine with an idyllic small-town feel, perfecting a unique balance between a close-knit community and driving consistent growth and development. Paralleling the exponential growth of Auburn University, the Auburn/Opelika area boasts services and amenities that cater to any interest. We're proud of our top school systems, city services, award-winning restaurants, and the infectious spirit of life in a college town. You can find us nestled halfway between the beach and the mountains in a lower-cost-of-living area, two hours outside of Atlanta or Birmingham. If you're new to Auburn, we'd love to introduce you. If you're already acquainted with Auburn, we'll keep it simple: it's time to come home!
    Our Commitment: Auburn University is committed to a diverse and inclusive campus environment. Visit to learn more about our commitment to expanding equity and inclusion for all.

    Essential Functions

    • Assists with managing and coordinating the work and responsibilities of personnel by reviewing tasks, inspecting job sites, delegating responsibilities, revising instructions, and talking with other supervisors to ensure that all work is completed in a safe and timely manner.
    • Communicates with others to keep them informed of work activities and progress and to answer questions.
    • Prepares and submits daily work reports as a record of time allocation during the day in addition to any other similar requested reports.
    • Creates materials list and gathers materials needed in advance for completing assigned jobs.
    • Coordinates with others to prepare written job estimates and schedules.
    • Oversees the care and maintenance of tools and equipment used for projects.
    • May performs other construction related tasks related to plumbing, carpentry, and light welding including the incidental fabrication, repair, and replacement of metal parts.
    • Operates motorized equipment including motor cranes, front-end loaders, backhoes, dump trucks, truck/trailer combinations, forklifts, and bobcats.

      Minimum Qualifications

      Minimum Qualifications

      Education: High school diploma or equivalent

      Experience: 5 years experience in construction practices

      Substitutions allowed for Experience:
      Degrees accepted in lieu of experience, at a rate of one year relevant education per year of required experience.

      Minimum Skills, License, and Certifications

      Minimum Skills and Abilities

      • Knowledge of construction methods and procedures to include building codes, construction law, state building guidelines, and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) codes.
      • Skill in reading and interpreting blue prints. Developed supervisory skills.

        Minimum Technology Skills

        Minimum License and Certifications
        • Valid Driver's License

          Desired Qualifications

          Desired Qualifications
          • Ability to perform acoustical ceiling installation, layout and assemble metal framing structures, layout and install multiple types of flooring, hang and finish drywall.

            Posting Detail Information

            Salary Range
            $40,400 - $64,600

            Job Category
            Facilities/Skills Trades

            Working Hours if Non-Traditional

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            EEO Statement
            Auburn University is committed to an inclusive and diverse campus environment. Women, underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

            AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

            Special Instructions to Applicants
            - Only completed applications will be considered, so please provide all requested information in each section. This should include all employment history and required application documents.- If required, be sure to attach cover letter and resume.- Please include a copy of any required or relevant certifications/licenses in the "Other Documents" section.- Please answer all supplemental questions completely and accurately.

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