Job Description

We are currently accepting applications through 8:00 am on  August 10, 2020.

The Director of Plant Services/Transportation/Warehouse is responsible for all student transportation and vehicle maintenance, warehousing, facilities maintenance, renovation, and construction activities for all district properties; and overall supervision of all assigned custodial staff.  This includes: planning, budgeting, and supervising the development of plans and specifications for work to be done by both contractors and District Plant Services staff. 


  • Maintain and provide safe, functional, and comfortable facilities to promote and support the educational process.
  • Facilitate bus routing and student transportation.
  • Direct vehicle fleet maintenance.
  • Plan and direct a comprehensive facilities maintenance program.
  • Make recommendations that will provide for structurally safe buildings, grounds, equipment and systems.
  • Select and purchase supplies and materials. Coordinate purchase of assigned District capital outlay acquisitions.
  • Work as needed with architects, engineers, and construction companies in maintenance, building expansion, renovation, and new construction.
  • Act as consultant when principals need changes in school plant or facilities.
  • Serve as a resource to schools regarding staffing, selection, performance and standards for custodial staff.
  • Assist the Chief Operations Officer in the preparation of the budget as it pertains to maintenance, construction, remodeling, planning, and transportation services.
  • Prepare multi-year maintenance plans and associated budgets for all District facilities.
  • Serve as Liaison with the State, County and City officials regarding District facilities.
  • Responsible for all District Fire and Security Systems, Asbestos Management, and Energy Conservation.


·       High School Diploma/GED required.

·       Comprehensive knowledge of construction, building maintenance, transportation, and custodial operations.

·       Knowledge of current construction codes

·       Knowledge of OSHA and other applicable compliance requirements


·       Bachelor’s degree in engineering or construction management.

·       Knowledge of School Procurement laws

·       Knowledge of DPS Regulations and Requirements for Student Transport and CDL

·       10 years of experience in fields related to construction/inspection of trades.

·       5 years of experience in public works


Knowledge of:

  • Methods, principles, and practices of engineering and architecture.
  • Design and construction of educational and commercial building projects and reading blueprints and schematics.
  • State and Municipal codes and ordinances.
  • Building maintenance, custodial and warehouse operations.
  • Requirements of maintaining school buildings in a safe, clean and orderly condition.
  • Transportation and AZDOT/DPS regulations and requirements.
  • Appropriate safety precautions and procedures.
  • Bid preparation, project supervision, and contract administration.

 Skilled in:

  • Strong organization, communication, interpersonal, and computer skills.
  • All aspects of maintaining school facilities and construction including supervision and direction in planning and developing and electronic work order systems.
  • All aspects of student transportation and vehicle maintenance.

Ability to:

  • Interpret policies, procedures, and data.
  • Interface effectively with other departments, school personnel, community, other maintenance staff, and business contacts from outside of the District.

 Core Competencies:

- Communication           

- Analytical Thinking         

- Project Management     

- Collaboration

Primary Location: PLANT SERVICES

Shift Type: Full-Time

Job Contact Information
Name Victor Diaz

Applications will be accepted
Friday, July 24, 2020 12:00 AM  -
Monday, August 10, 2020 8:00 AM
(Mountain Standard Time)

Application Instructions

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