Operations Manager – Full-time – Bartlesville


The Operations Manager is responsible for the custodial services and general maintenance of campus facilities and operations.  They are responsible for the oversight of a repair/maintenance crew and a team of custodians.


Supervision Given/Received

Work is performed under the general supervision of the Director of Facilities.  This person is responsible for the general maintenance and custodial services of campus facilities and operations.


Educational Requirements and Qualifications 

  1.  A personal and vital Christian faith consistent with the mission of the university

  2. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred

  3. Experience in a buildings and grounds department is preferred

Examples of Work Performed

[Note]  Examples are illustrations only.  The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.


  • Responsible for the general maintenance of all buildings and facility equipment.

  • Responsible for the custodial services of all buildings and facilities.

  • Responsible for scheduling and supervising set ups for all for events.

  • Determine schedules and assignments for staff and student workers.

  • Maintain a schedule for on call maintenance staff.

  • Oversee the equipment and maintenance of the shop.

  • Develop a maintenance schedule for repair/maintenance projects.

  • Prioritize and schedule incoming work orders.

  • Evaluate work orders based on labor skills and equipment needed

  • Develop and implement general practices for the use of cleaning supplies, equipment and maintenance of inventories.

  • Organize training for staff and student workers on the use of cleaning supplies and equipment.

  • Assist with other tasks as assigned.

To Apply

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As an evangelical Christian university of The Wesleyan Church, Oklahoma Wesleyan University models a way of thought, a way of life, and a way of faith. It is a place of serious study, honest questions, and critical engagement, all in the context of a liberal arts community that honors the primacy of Jesus Christ, the priority of Scripture, the pursuit of Truth, and the practice of Wisdom. Nationally recognized by U.S. News and World Report and Forbes, the University offers a thriving academic community. It is located in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, a city of approximately 30,000 residents known for its strong schools and its appreciation for the arts. Bartlesville is the home of the annual OKMozart Festival and of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Price Tower. It is located in the beautiful Green Country region of northeast Oklahoma, forty-five miles north of Tulsa.