Posting Summary: Facilities Management (FM) supports the University of Virginia's wide range of research, academic and patient care programs. With over 1,200 employees dedicated to excellence, Facilities Management is responsible for the day-to-day operation, repair and maintenance of U.Va.'s buildings, infrastructure and grounds as well as other University-owned and leased properties.
The Space Analyst supports Facilities Management goal of providing consistent, cost effective, efficient, reliable, and sustainable geospatial systems in support of the University's mission. This position provides geospatial analysis, drafting, digitizing and database maintenance to fill customer requests for geospatial solutions. The incumbent identifies and analyzes data and trends to determine areas of opportunity for space utilization and space performance improvement, operational efficiency and inventory improvements. The incumbent works closely with the Geospatial Engineering Services Manager to create new and supplemental reporting models and aids in the development of tools to support strategic space planning.
A Bachelor's Degree in geography, planning, architecture, environmental sciences, computer science, engineering, or computer aided drafting and design is required. A minimum of two years of experience in analyzing, developing, integrating, and managing a variety of large-scale data sets to aid in space planning and management decisions is also required. Demonstrated ability to collaborate with others to assess needs and compile system requirements is essential. Ability to accurately interpret maps, plats, and construction plans, as well as knowledge of CAD & GIS standards and principles is required. Ability to work independently and apply critical thinking and sound judgment is essential. Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills is required. Proficiency in AutoCAD, Micrsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, SQL database language or similar relational database is also required. ArcGIS, Autodesk Revit or other Building Information Modeling tool; Asset Works AIM; Revit Archibus, FAMIS, AssetWorks AiM or other space inventory systems are preferred.
To apply, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0623184, complete the application and attach a cover letter and a resume/CV. To ensure consideration, submit your application by May 17, 2018.
For questions about this position please contact Eirine Vlavianos at email@example.com.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Required Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Required
Required Specific Degree/Training: Bachelor's Degree in geography, planning, architecture, environmental sciences, computer science, engineering, or computer aided drafting and design.
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Required Specific Experience: A minimum of two years of experience in analyzing, developing, integrating, and managing a variety of large-scale data sets to aid in space planning and management decisions.
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Considerable - 4 to 7 years
Preferred Specific Experience: Experience integrating space information with other enterprise information systems, such as AutoCAD ArcGIS
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Demonstrated ability to collaborate with others to assess needs and compile system requirements.
Ability to accurately interpret maps, plats, and construction plans.
Knowledge of CAD & GIS standards and principles.
Knowledge of project management principles and practices.
Ability to work independently and apply critical thinking and sound judgment.
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Working knowledge of computerized maintenance management and work order systems.
Knowledge of the Postsecondary Education Facilities Inventory and Classification Manual (FICM) standards for space inventory coding.
Required Computer Applications: AutoCAD Microsoft Access, SQL database language, or similar relational database Microsoft Excel
Preferred Computer Applications: ArcGIS, Autodesk Revit or other Building Information Modeling tools. Asset Works AIM. Revit Archibus, FAMIS, AssetWorks AiM or other space inventory systems.
Internal Number: 353_84487
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.