Night Supervisor of Evening Operations

Massachusetts, United States
25 Dec 2020
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25 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

NIGHT SUPERVISOR OF EVENING OPERATIONS/NIGHT WATCH THIRD SHIFTDivision of Student Life (DSL)-Housing and Residential Services, to assist the assistant director of third-shift operations and training with overseeing the security, operations, human resources, and facility maintenance functions in all undergraduate and graduate living spaces for the evening, overnight, weekend and holiday periods. Will assist with managing the Night Watch Program, which prioritizes the safety and security of all housing facilities; respond to all housing operational issues, including fire alarms, floods, and medical emergencies; supervise dormitory patrol personnel responsible for front desk operations, building access security, and overnight security tours throughout all undergraduate and graduate houses to support the safety of the residents and property; respond to all dispatched housing-related calls which may require evaluation for the appropriate response; and collaborate with the DSL, Department of Facilities, MIT Police, students, vendors, and other administrative offices as part of an overall institutional effort to provide integrated, seamless service to residents.

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Job Requirements

REQUIREDat least two years’ experience in the administration of college/university facilities management services, including supervision in a union environment; experience in the area of security, emergency response, and building facilities; excellent organizational skills; ability to handle multiple tasks, set priorities, and work independently in a fast paced environment; strong planning and problem solving skills; ability to perform as a first responder, offering direction and support for operational, security, or medical emergencies; ability to produce clear written and verbal communications and to interact effectively with administrators, faculty, students, and departmental personal; proficiency with Word, Excel, web-based programs, e-mail, and asset management and security systems.  Bachelor’s degree preferred.  Job #19164-6 

Hire will be contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.