Public Schools of Brookline

Brookline Public Schools

Brookline, MA ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3038230
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 3, 2019

Job Description

The Brookline Public Library is seeking an operations supervisor to join our professional staff and perform tasks related to the day-to-day maintenance and care of three library buildings. Responsible for providing a clean and safe environment for the public and staff; plans, schedules, directs and oversees the work of maintenance staff, upkeep of maintenance equipment and supplies, shipping and receiving activities, safety and security, and utilities and energy usage.  Acts as the Library liaison to coordinate building maintenance issues with the Public Buildings Department. 


Bachelor’s degree preferred in related field or vocational training specializing in facilities maintenance, HVAC, construction or related courses. Three to five years’ experience in facilities management and/or supervision of building maintenance; minimum of three years supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. A valid motor vehicle operator’s license; excellent supervisory skills, interpersonal skills; skill in operating maintenance equipment; and computer skills.  Knowledge of the materials, methods, safety precautions and techniques relative to building operations, and repair and maintenance programs in the care and maintenance of public buildings, and knowledge of public bidding process. General knowledge of state building codes, including health/fire safety codes is required. 


Starting salary $72K plus generous benefits. 


Resume and letter of interest by January 24, 2019.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Job Category : Student Services > Librarian/Media Specialist
  • Welcome to Public Schools of Brookline!

    The Public Schools of Brookline provide education to PreK through Grade 12 students in eight elementary schools , one comprehensive high school, and three Early Childhood Education sites with vision that guides education in all our schools. Brookline provides an extraordinary education for every child. Each child’s unique path to achievement is supported in academically exciting and programmatically rich environments. A dynamic, diverse community of teaching professionals works collaboratively, innovating and inspiring each other and their students. Staff gets to know students intellectually, developmentally and culturally. Students are encouraged to question and challenge ideas and participate as active citizens. Schools use a variety of assessments to get the fullest picture of student learning and growth over time. These data are shared regularly with the community, and they form the basis of how we understand and improve student, teacher and administrator performance. Parents are partners with the schools in supporting their children’s education, and schools communicate effectively so that parents are confident of the response to their child’s circumstances and needs. The community, well informed and involved in the schools, supports these efforts that continue a tradition of challenging ourselves to do better, efforts that ensure the enduring value of a Brookline education. Learn more about us...

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    Contact Information

    • Jill Lawrence , Human Resources Manager
    • 333 Washington Street
    • Brookline, Massachusetts 02445

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