Wesley University Ondo is a licensed private University, branded and structured for diversified academic programmes and global attraction of staff and students. The University, in line with the global Wesleyan culture, has the core value of seeking excellence, intellectual freedom of expression, integrity and high moral values. With a mission to provide the enabling environment for effective teaching and research for sustainable development, Wesley University Ondo aspires to produce self-reliant and responsible citizens and graduates with the right skills and perception of global needs.
In accordance with the University’s Enabling Law, the Governing Council of Wesley University Ondo hereby announces the need for appointment of a Director of Works, Services and Physical Planning and invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position.
For the post, the University seeks candidates with vision, proven academic distinction, managerial ability, integrity and transparency in private and public life. The right candidates should also have ability to develop linkages with the external communities to support the emerging needs of the University, command respect and engender cooperation and loyalty of staff and students of the University. All candidates must also be proficient in Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
Position: Director of Works, Services and Physical Planning
The Director of Works, Services and Physical Planning shall be responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the planning, maintenance and rehabilitation of physical facilities and grounds of the University.
Qualifications & Experience
A good honours degree in Civil/Structural Engineering registrable with COREN with at least fifteen (15) years post-qualification experience or Professional Master’s Degree in Architecture registrable with Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) with at least fifteen (15) years post-qualification experience. MBA Degree or MSc. in Building or Facilities Management, together with managerial experience will be an added advantage. Candidate must also have experience in supervising or coordinating the work of professional facility managers. Evidence of registration with the relevant professional bodies will be added advantage.
Terms and Condition of Service
Wesley University Ondo runs a remuneration package which is comparable to what obtains in Federal Universities and as approved from time to time by the Governing Council of the University. Candidates will be entitled to toe privileges, benefits and associated prerequisites as are obtainable in the Nigerian University System
Method of Application
(i) Each application should be made in twenty (20) type-written copies and be accompanied by duly signed and dated Curriculum Vitae (CV). The CV must present candidate’s name in full, age, marital status, educational attainment nationality, professional and academic achievements.
(ii) Each application should include the names and addresses of three (3) referees. Applicants should advise each Referee to forward a sealed confidential report on candidate’s character, academic and managerial competencies. The envelope should be marked (Position applied for): Referee’s Report.
(iii) Each application should include twenty (20) copies of the applicant’s Vision for the University in the next five (5) years with particular reference to the position applied for
Mode of Submission of Application
All applications shall be submitted under confidential cover not later than 3rd May, 2017 and addressed to:
Wesley University Ondo
P.M. B. 507, Ondo
Candidates should please note that only short listed candidates would be contacted further.