Production Officer

Madison, WI

Posted: 11/15/19
Deadline: 12/6/19
Reference Number: 101041

About This Organization

University Wisconsin-Madison

The Division of Facilities Planning & Management (FP&M) is a full-spectrum service organization that builds, maintains, and operates the physical environment of the UW-Madison campus in support of the university’s education, research, and outreach activities..

FP&M works behind the scenes to coordinate campus planning, manage design and construction, maintain and operate buildings and grounds, supply utility services, ensure health and safety, and provide parking and transportation services.

Our campus customers include anyone who works, studies, visits, or lives on campus.

FP&M’s sphere of operations extends to the entire 936-acre UW campus and includes buildings and grounds, walkways and roadways, parking lots, vehicles, and utility generation and distribution systems. On the main campus, this includes 420 buildings containing more than 17 million assignable square feet (ASF) of academic and research space and more than 25 million total gross square feet (GSF). More than 120 of these buildings house major instructional and research facilities. More than 83 percent of these buildings are at least 25 years old and 79 percent are at least 35 years old. There are also more than 9,500 acres of off-campus property.

Job Duties

Under the general direction of the Director of Maintenance, Physical Plant, this position leads the Work Coordination Branch and coordinates shop resources for complex in-house work. The position also serves as the deputy of the Maintenance Department. The Work Coordination Branch is responsible for cradle-to-grave management of complex work efforts. The work is primarily performed by the in-house workforce but includes contract support.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree with major studies in facility management, construction, or engineering related discipline preferred, or two years of relevant professional work experience in facility management or construction will equal one year of applicable higher education level requirement.

Six years of construction, renovation, or facility engineering experience.

Required Application Materials

Resume and Cover Letter Must apply online at: