The Old Globe Theatre in Balboa Park seeks an experienced and hands-on Facilities Director to be responsible for all maintenance activities of The Old Globe’s facilities; a 250,000 sq. ft. live performance theatre complex with 3 stages, event room, administration building, rehearsal building, 22 unit apartment complex, 3 fabrication shops (Costumes, Props, Scenery), storage warehouse and pub. Position manages all day-to-day activities with a staff of 12 employees including maintenance and custodial staff, and acts as maintenance supervisor, in addition to managing all facilities projects and long-range planning.

Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 6-8 years maintenance experience including facilities management positions and at least 4-5 years supervisory experience. Experience in staff management, budgeting, planning, maintenance, facilities operations, purchasing and project management required. Advanced technical skills in electrical, plumbing, carpentry, and HVAC required.

CFM (Certified Facilities Manager) and/or BOC (Building Operator Certification) strongly preferred. EPA 608 certification preferred. Significant experience in DDC and pneumatic control systems preferred.

Candidate must be detail-oriented, an excellent planner, and a strong communicator, both verbally and in written communications in English; bilingual in Spanish is a plus. Must be able to work evenings and weekends when required, and have ability to lift 50 pounds as needed. Experience in performing arts or event venue a plus. Must have a valid driver license with a clean driving record and be able to complete and clear a background screening.

Full-time, benefited position. To apply, send cover letter and resume to Please indicate “Attn: FAC” in the subject line of your e-mail.


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