Youngstown State University, a comprehensive, open-access, urban research university, seeks an Assistant Director of Facility Operations in the Andrews Student Recreation & Wellness Center.
The position description and online application is available at: https://jobs.ysu.edu/postings/4802
About Youngstown State University Located in northeastern Ohio between Pittsburgh and Cleveland, Youngstown State University (YSU) has a diverse student body of more than 13,000 enrolled in six undergraduate colleges and a graduate college. The University has approximately 370 full-time faculty and grants Associate, Baccalaureate, and Master's degrees, as well as Doctorates in Educational Leadership, Physical Therapy, and Materials Science and Engineering.
YSU is a vibrant, thriving institution of higher learning, serving generations of individuals and families across Northeast Ohio, Western Pennsylvania, and around the globe. The University has a strong commitment to teaching, scholarship, and service as evidenced by awards in teaching excellence, growth in external funding, and strong community partnerships.
The University offers more than 100 undergraduate majors, including certificate, associate, and bachelor's degrees. In graduate education, there are 48 graduate degree programs including three doctoral programs. Additionally, YSU actively participates in a consortium with the Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED), thereby offering pathways to medical and pharmacy degrees. Study abroad and faculty-led study tours throughout the world are also available to students through the Center for International Studies and Programs.
YSU has approximately 370 full-time faculty members. Additionally, there are 36 departmental chairpersons who are administrators with some teaching responsibilities. The average undergraduate class size is 26 in lecture classes and 10 in labs with an overall student to faculty ratio of 18:1. Faculty members are actively engaged in research.
Beyond the traditional classroom learning experience, YSU has a growing number of online programs. Expanding online options for students and increasing use of technology in the classroom are institutional priorities. The University offers four undergraduate and seven graduate programs fully online.
About Youngstown, Ohio Youngstown is a great place to call home. The surrounding Mahoning Valley region has an overall population of more than 600,000. The region offers a high quality of life, reasonable cost of living, high-quality K-12 school districts, outstanding health care, and quality, affordable housing. The region also is recognized as one of the top places to start a business. Located in northeastern Ohio, along the Mahoning River, Youngstown is an hour from cities of Cleveland and Pittsburgh.
The Youngstown area also provides a broad array of cultural arts and entertainment offerings. Museums, community theater, concerts, symphony orchestra, and a local United States Hockey League team, the Youngstown Phantoms, are all available. In addition, Mill Creek Park encompasses 3,000 acres and 15 miles of trails. It offers gardens, lakes, woodlands, and wildlife.
Application Process Application materials should include a cover letter addressing how the candidate's experiences match the position requirements, a resume, and an unofficial copy of your transcripts displaying your highest degree earned. Application materials must be submitted online at: https://jobs.ysu.edu/postings/4802. Finalists for this position will be required to provide official transcripts verifying academic credentials.
Review of applications will continue until an appointment is made.
YSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, and students.