The City of Fall River, Facilities and Maintenance Division has the following vacancy:

Date: April 15, 2021

Title: Director of Facilities and Maintenance

Salary: Annual salary range $90,000 – $98,000

Hours:  Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(Flexibility to work outside of this schedule)

Please submit your letter of interest and resume to Human Resources, One Government Center, Fall River, MA 02722 or e-mail to Madeline Coelho at

Open until position filled


In the Department of Facilities and Maintenance and under the direction of the Mayor or his designee, coordinate, plan and direct activities of city buildings capital and maintenance projects, including construction of new schools, to ensure that goals or objectives of projects are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.


Overall coordination and supervision of employees of numerous construction maintenance projects including design development and bidding. Is liaison between city staff, advisory committees, public agencies, funding agencies, community groups, media and the Public. Establishes and arranges work plan and staffing for each phase of project. Ensure that all necessary permits and compliance of any and all regulations


Minimum five years of experience in a supervisory or management capacity. Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering business public/administration or management capacity related field or equivalent qualifications. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required. Minimum of five years in contract administration, grant administration and construction management. Demonstrated successful experience in public construction process. Ability to coordinate multiple projects and agencies.  Knowledge of basic accounting principles and budget management. Experience with school construction and MSBA regulations.  Must hold any professional license in the construction trades. Valid Motor Vehicle license required. Construction supervisor’s license desired. EOE

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