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Director of Physical Plant

Bellefonte Area School District is accepting applications for the position of Director of Physical Plant.

The position of the Director of Physical Plant includes:

  • Oversee the operation of all school facilities including the planning and implementing of maintenance, repairs, and cleaning.
  • Serve as lead staff member in capital facility planning and manage subsequent construction projects.
  • Maintain the physical plant in a condition of operating excellence so that the full educational use of it may be made at all times.
  • Perform personnel administrative functions.


  • Minimum - Bachelor's degree in Engineering,         
                    Architecture, Business, General 
                    Construction or related field.
  • Experience - Five (5) years experience in Facilities 
                       Must posses comprehensive
                       knowledge of construction procedures,
                       building operating systems
                       and regulatory codes.
                       Must posses knowledge and
                       understanding of mechanical systems,
                       technology, school code, electrical
                       systems, HVAC, and facility disciplines.

This position is a full-time, twelve-month position.


Outside Applicants:

-Current Clearances Required (within past 5 years)
*Act 34   (Criminal History)
*Act 114 (FBI Fingerprint)

*Act 151 (PA Child Abuse)
Clearances must be attached to your online application to be considered for an interview.
Clearances MUST be for employment.

Volunteer clearances will NOT be accepted.
(Information regarding clearances can be found on our HR website)


Current Staff:

Please click on the INTERNAL button and follow the outlined steps.

The hired candidate will be required the following upon hire:
*Act 168 paperwork
*Current Physical (within past year of hire start date)
*Current TB test (within past 3 months of hire start date)


Address your cover letter to:
Mrs. Tammie Burnaford, Superintendent

Bellefonte Area School District
318 North Allegheny Street
Bellefonte, PA 16823


All applications MUST to be submitted online.  Please do not submit hard copies or email back-up documents.

You may apply by clicking HERE. This will take you to the direct posting to apply

General application questions may be directed to Human Resources via email at hruser@basd.net or by calling 814-355-4814 ext. 3057.


BASD is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Position: Director of Physical Plant
Organization: Bellefonte Area School District
Location: Bellefonte,  PA 
United States
Salary: Salary commiserate with experience
Posting Start Date: 4/28/2023
Date Posted: 4/28/2023
Status: This listing expires on: 6/27/2023
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Bellefonte Area School District

Bellefonte,  PA 16823
United States
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