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Facilities Manager

The Flagler Museum, Palm Beach

Facilities Manager  

Flagler Museum, Palm Beach, Florida                       

Immediate Opening

Museum Description:

The Flagler Museum opened to the public in 1960. The Museum is housed within Whitehall, Henry Flagler’s Gilded Age estate built in 1902 in Palm Beach, Florida. Located on beautiful Lake Worth (Intracoastal Waterway), the Museum is designated a National Historic Landmark and accredited by the American Alliance of Museums. The Flagler Museum serves visitors from all over the world and offers an active schedule of programs both day and night.

About the Position:

This key management position oversees the maintenance and safety of the Museum, which includes a physical plant of 125,000 square feet and 8.5 acres of manicured grounds. The Facilities Manager oversees the Maintenance and Security staffs and must be available 24/7 in case of emergency. The Museum is staffed 24 hours a day and operates 12 months a year. The FM is responsible for vigorously maintaining a preventative and routine maintenance program for the Museum, which includes the collective work of staff as well as the services of over two dozen outside contract professionals.

General Qualifications:

Must have supervisory experience, skills and knowledge in budgeting, OHSA guidelines and regulations, climate control systems, maintenance issues, and be able to work successfully and enthusiastically as a member of a team. Must be able to manage multiple complex projects, communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, and plan and oversee emergency preparedness.  

To apply:

Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume and salary requirements, by mail or email, to:  Executive Director, Flagler Museum, PO Box 969, Palm Beach, FL 33480, or The Museum is a smoke-free environment and drug-free workplace and a complete background check is conducted prior to hire. No phone calls please. The Flagler Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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