Lake Highland Preparatory School is Central Florida’s premier, private, college preparatory school for Pre-K through 12th grade. When students enter our classrooms, they meet energetic educators who are passionate about what they teach and who focus on developing the greatest potential of each student. Our classes are small, providing the optimal setting for students to be encouraged and inspired.
At Lake Highland Preparatory School, students learn to question, create, challenge, analyze, and speak and write critically. They love learning, and each day we watch them reach for excellence, seek new discoveries, shine on the stage, and thrive in athletics. We not only prepare our students for success in college and beyond, but we also teach them to be compassionate leaders who make ethical decisions.
Within an atmosphere of love, concern, and mutual respect, Lake Highland Preparatory School is committed to instilling Christian values, inspiring patriotism, developing leaders, and preparing students for college and lifelong learning through academically challenging programs and affirming competitive experiences.
Lake Highland Preparatory School develops and empowers students with noble character, keen intellect, and an enduring love of learning to thrive in a highly competitive, widely collaborative and ever-changing world. The school’s “whole child” approach fosters confident, competent, and functional citizens who are intellectually, physically, emotionally, and spiritually prepared to pursue their dreams, achieve their full potential, and successfully cope with life challenges.
This position is responsible for the maintenance, equipment and cleaning needs of all school owned and leased properties, ensuring they meet appropriate health and safety standards. He or she will be responsible for ensuring all facilities are clean and available for maximum use. This position will oversee both in-house maintenance and cleaning staff as well as third-party vendors.
We encourage applicants from underrepresented groups to apply.
This position is available on January 6, 2020.
Oversee the in-house cleaning staff and outsourced cleaning functions
Ensure that preventative maintenance is appropriately scheduled and completed using scheduling software
Ensure that set-ups for the school’s activities are timely and accurately completed
Oversee the school’s capital replacement needs using planning software
Work with outside vendors and architects for construction projects
Ensure environmental compliance
Oversee all building functions including HVAC, plumbing and electrical
Establish and maintain standard operating procedures
Manage all facility vendor contracts
Ensure buildings are energy efficient
Maintain grounds except for those maintained by Athletics
Candidates should have at least 3 years of management of school facilities or an undergraduate engineering degree. An ability to manage people and to interact successfully with a wide variety of professionals, parents and workers is essential. The candidate should be highly organized, a self-starter and able to see projects through to their completion. A wide variety of knowledge of trades (HVAC, plumbing, electrical) and general construction is a must. Knowledge of cleaning protocols is preferred. Ability to speak both English and Spanish is preferred.