Director of Facilities and Safety

Oakland Museum of California

Oakland, California


The Director of Facilities and Safety is responsible for the effective management and maintenance of the Museum’s buildings and building systems and the internal/external Museum event production functions. This position creates a safe and secure physical environment for Museum staff, volunteers, visitors and collections. The position collaborates in the successful implementation of the Museum’s wide variety of programs, events, and exhibits, and ensures that the physical environment reflects the Museum’s mission, vision, and visitor-centered philosophy of being a museum, garden, and gathering place for the community. The responsibilities also include facilitating capital improvements and major facilities projects, including construction, renovations, and upgrades. This position is the main point of contact for the City of Oakland’s Public Works department for major repairs and capital improvements. Learn more about the position and apply here.