Director of Support Services: Operations

RSU 09 - Mt. Blue Regional School District | Farmington, ME

Posted Date 1/16/2020

                      Mt. Blue RSD 9 – Farmington, ME            01.15.2020                                  




The Director of Support Services: Operations functions as the administrative manager of the physical plant and transportation services of Mt. Blue Regional School District. The Director is expected to be able to develop and manage the department budget; develop short and long term plans for the department; hire, train, schedule, supervise, provide staff development, and evaluate personnel in the department; ensure the district is in compliance with all Federal and State laws and that district policies are followed (in relation to physical plant and transportation). For a complete job description please contact human resources at the Superintendent’s Office:  ( or 207–778-6571)

Qualifications for this position include the following:

  • minimum of 5 years of experience in physical plant management
  • experience with budget development and management
  • at a minimum a high school diploma; post secondary education in related field preferred
  • experience with personnel supervision and evaluation
  • demonstrated written and oral communication skills
  • knowledge of HVAC, security, and phone systems
  • proficient in a variety of technology applications (facility, financial, and time & attendance management)
  • Maine Department of Education Criminal History Records Check Approval (CHRC Approval) must be obtained prior to employment


Mt. Blue Regional School District is located in the foothills of west central Maine. Our central location places us approximately thirty miles from Augusta and 90 miles from Portland. The University of Maine at Farmington and Franklin Memorial Hospital are two of the larger institutions we share our community with. Four season outdoor recreation opportunities abound.

The school district serves the towns of Chesterville, Farmington, Industry, New Sharon, New Vineyard, Starks, Temple, Vienna, Weld, and Wilton. Schools and facilities are located throughout the area:

WG Mallett School (grades PreK -2) in Farmington, Cascade Brook School (3-5) in Farmington, GD Cushing School (PreK-1) in Wilton, Academy Hill School (2-5) in Wilton, Cape Cod Hill School (PreK-5) in New Sharon, Mt. Blue Middle School (6-8) in Farmington, and Mt. Blue Campus (9-12) in Farmington which houses the high school, a career and technical education center, and the Business and Superintendent’s Offices.

The Franklin County Adult and Community Education Center is also located at the Mt. Blue Campus.

The Bus Garage houses the offices for the Director of Support Services: Operations and the Transportation Specialist and their administrative assistants.

RSU 9 operates a bus fleet to provide transportation services for students across the approximately 400 square mile school district.

 Student enrollment: 2550*

Employees: 480*

*approximate numbers

Interested individuals should submit a letter of intent, the application for Director of Support Services: Operations, current resume, 3 signed letters of recommendation (written within the past three years), official transcripts (graduate and undergraduate), and a copy of Maine DOE CHRC Approval. Only complete application packets will be considered for review. Mail to: Mt. Blue RSD, Director of Support Services: Operations Job Search, 129 Seamon Road, Suite 2, Farmington, ME 04938.   

Application is available on our website at

Position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.



Job Type
Administration | Facilities / Grounds | Transportation
Job Location (County)

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