Facilities Director
County of Galveston

Galveston County is seeking a Facilities Director, under the leadership of the County Judge and the Chief of Staff, the Facilities Director will manage and oversee the Facilities & Maintenance Department.  The Department is responsible for the operations and maintenance of Galveston County facilities to include the North County Annex, 16 facilities on the Mainland, 6 facilities on Galveston Island, and 3 facilities on Bolivar Penisula.   This position also manages and budgets a variety of service contracts for janitorial services, utilities, waste management, elevator maintenance, lawn services, ground maintenance and alarm services.  The Facilities & Maintenance Department has an annual budget of $7.43 million and 18 FTEs.  The mission of the Facilities & Maintenance Department is to provide a safe and comfortable environment for all employees and visitors to the Galveston County facilities, and to maximize the efficiency and life span of all equipment and building systems associated with the facilities.

Candidates shall have at a minimum an Associate’s Degree, but a Bachelor’s Degree is desirable, along with 8-10 years of experience in facilities maintenance and project management or closely related experience. Previous experience with the management of construction projects or major renovations is necessary since the County is anticipating three (3) new building projects over the next 2 years. 

Location: Galveston, Texas
Salary: $119,015 - $136,867 (commensurate with experience and qualifications)
Final filing date: September 25, 2023

Please make sure to have your Resume, Cover Letter, and List of References ready for upload before you start the application process. One combined document that includes all three items is preferred.