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🔗Operations Manager, Property Care

  • Full Time
  • Waltham, MA, USA
  • Applications have closed
  • Department: Property Care
  • Salary ($): 55,000
  • Job Summary: Historic New England is looking for a dynamic candidate to fill the position of property care operations manager.  The property care team is responsible for the preservation and maintenance of the 38 historic properties owned by Historic New England.
  • Job Qualifications:

    The successful candidate will possess strong administrative and organizational skills, and adjust easily to changing priorities as well as managing multiple concurrent tasks. They will have an advanced degree and at least six years of job-related and/or translatable experience in preservation, property management, operations management, museum or non-profit management, or another related field. Requires fully competent computer skills including skilled use of MS Word, PowerPoint, and Excel spreadsheet functions, email, and digital photography. Must be able to operate effectively in a team environment, where communication within and among the teams is essential to success. Ability to interact diplomatically and communicate effectively orally and in writing is essential. The position requires a valid driver’s license and means of transportation. Periodic response to alarm call and emergencies is required.

    Preferred Qualifications: Experience with facility management, project management, HVAC, other mechanical systems, and security equipment desirable. Ability to troubleshoot and address minor maintenance issues.

  • How to Apply:

    Please send resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to Jobs@HistoricNewEngland.org.

  • Job benefits: Historic New England offers generous and comprehensive vacation, holiday, and health and wellness benefit packages
  • Application Email: jobs@historicnewengland.org

Website Historic New England

Historic New England is the oldest and largest regional heritage organization in the nation. We engage diverse audiences in developing a deeper understanding and enjoyment of New England home life by being the national leader in collecting, preserving, and using significant buildings, landscapes, archives, stories, and objects from the past to today. We save and share Historic New England's past to engage and inform present and future generations.

Historic New England is looking for a dynamic candidate to fill the position of property care operations manager.  The property care team is responsible for the preservation and maintenance of the 38 historic properties owned by Historic New England. The team has property managers responsible for overall maintenance, emergency response, and the development and implementation of projects at the properties; landscape staff managing both hands-on and contract work; and a preservation carpentry crew. The Property Care Operations Manager supports smooth, efficient, and cost-effective management of all team functions, playing a key role in the preservation of the historic site collection through the implementation of several key program areas including: operational support, including administration of the safety and security program, central coordination of IT improvements, and fleet management; financial sustainability, including oversight of the apartment rental program; supporting functions staff to troubleshoot operational issues; identifying opportunities for adaptive reuse projects; and special projects as assigned to support operational and institutional initiatives.



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