Employment Opportunities

Building Services Supervisor
Physical Plant
Date Posted:
Closing Date:
Open Until filled


Hampton University is seeking a Building Services Supervisor to provide managerial support and supervision to Housekeeping personnel of over 150 people.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide training for new employees.
  • Supervise the performance of housekeeping tasks for the University owned properties.
  • Confer with sales representatives for purchase of supplies, materials and equipment.
  • Interpret the policy for Building Services personnel within the guidelines of departmental and University Policy and Procedures.
  • Plan and prepare annual budgets for the Building Services Division.
  • Secure the services of outside vendors and contractors, inspect the work and evaluate the same.
  • Provide adequate and proper information for both internal and external documents pertaining to the Building Services Division.
  • Provide other related managerial services as required.


  • Proven knowledge of managerial concepts and principles.             
  • Sound working knowledge of institutional housekeeping methods in a large physical plant.     
  • The ability to plan, organize, motivate and direct the work of a large housekeeping staff which will meet the needs of the University.
  • The ability to conduct a constant and vigorous inspection program.
  • The ability to make sound judgments in determining the care, maintenance, preservation, and good appearance of physical properties.
  • The ability to get along well with other people.

How to Apply

Please send in one completed packet your cover letter, resume, and Educational Support Staff Application to the:

Office of Human Resources

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668


**No phone calls

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