Director of Facilities

Topeka, KS

Posted: 1/24/20
Deadline: 2/14/20
Salary: 95,000-110,000

About This Organization

Kansas Board of Regents

Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The successful candidate will have consented to and passed a criminal background check. The Kansas Board of Regents is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Duties

The Kansas Board of Regents invites applicants to fill the position of Director of Facilities. The Director of Facilities will serve as the Board’s expert on all physical facilities matters at the state universities (University of Kansas, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas State University, Wichita State University, Emporia State University, Pittsburg State University, and Fort Hays State University). In that capacity the Director will serve as the key advisor to the Senior Director for Finance and Administration, the President and CEO, and the Board of Regents.

Required Qualifications

Candidates must possess a Bachelor of Architecture professional degree from an accredited program. The Director of Facilities must be licensed to practice architecture in the State of Kansas or the ability to obtain reciprocity within one year of employment. A minimum of five years of relevant experience is also required. The successful applicant should also possess a strong background in architecture, campus planning and construction, exceptionally well-developed oral and written communications skills, along with effective interpersonal abilities. Finally, the successful applicant should have the capacity to work effectively with a wide range of constituents, including campus architects, planners, and leaders; industry groups representing architects, general contractors, and engineers; and legislators, governmental agencies, community groups, and the general public.



Required Application Materials

Interested candidates should apply for this position on the State of Kansas Employment Center and Careers portal website located at A letter of application, current resume, and contact information for three professional references must be uploaded when completing the application process.