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Latest Job at American University of Nigeria (AUN)

American University of Nigeria (AUN): The institution was conceived as Africa’s first Development University. Its mission is to pioneer service learning and build leaders who will be prepared to tackle societal concerns. Located in Yola, Adamawa State, the University is a world-class career-oriented institution missioned to be an agent of change in the development of the region. AUN has a strong commitment to providing the skills and the leadership essential to solving the continent’s critical social and economic problems.

The University offers an American-style education modelled after the curriculum of American universities with corresponding approaches to teaching and students assessment. The first entering class of 124 students and 20 professors was enrolled in September 2005. The University started on temporary buildings at the AUN Academy located directly opposite the AUN campus.

Applications are invited from interested and qualified candidates to apply for the Latest Job at American University of Nigeria (AUN)

Director, Facilities Management

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualification: BA/BSC/HND – MBA/MSc/MA
  • Location: Adamawa | Nigeria
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Job Description:
  • Supervise day to day activities of the facilities management department, maintenance staff and contractors in their duties to keep a safe, attractive and comfortable condition of the university’s properties.
  • Organize, establish and implement preventative maintenance programs.
  • Oversees 24-hour emergency maintenance on-call rotation to include evening, weekends and holidays.
  • Periodically inspect units, common areas and building systems around the University.
  • Monitor the use and inventories of spare parts, maintenance supplies, and equipment and initiate reordering.
  • Create a positive image/relationship with existing residents, prospective residents, office management and third party vendor/contractors.
  • Establish and oversee the computerized maintenance management system for tracking work orders, spare parts, and maintenance history of plant equipment.
  • Analyse the prepared reports and data, makes recommendations for improving maintenance operations and solving maintenance-related problems.
  • Ensure that maintenance technicians are adequately trained, equipped, and motivated so that the maintenance program can be accomplished in a safe, timely, and cost-effective manner.
  • Communicate regularly with the unit managers, all maintenance technicians, both individually and as a group, to ensure good two-way communication concerning maintenance issues.
  • Conduct employee performance reviews based on job descriptions to determine competency, knowledge, and contribution of the maintenance technicians.
  • Initiate and carries out projects that improve efficiency and/or reduce operating costs.
  • Track, analyse and improve key maintenance parameters such as asset utilization, maintenance cost, PM compliance, schedule compliance, etc.
  • Oversees safety, health, and environmental policies and procedures.
  • Direct, maintain, and enforce the safety program for the facilities management department; reviews safety records to uphold standards of maximum safety for all maintenance technicians.
  • Develops periodic reports on effectiveness of maintenance, warehouse/deliver, and other operations functions.
  • Provide alternative methods for delivery of services and reports on feasibility for university application.
  • Plan and direct inventory control program for equipment, parts and supplies.
  • Maintain safety standards for department staff by developing and communicating procedures to conform to federal, state and insurance regulations.
  • Respond to after-hours calls as needed.
  • Shall perform any other duty as assigned by the supervisor.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Project Management, Civil Engineering, or a related field plus six years’ relevant experience.
  • Master’s degree in any of the above field is preferred.
  • Proven experience in facilities management, with a minimum of three (3) years in a leadership role.
  • Relevant Professional Membership/Certification would be an added advantage.
  • Strong project management skills, including the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.
  • Knowledge of relevant local, state, and federal regulations related to facilities management.
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate with diverse stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated financial management and budgeting skills.
  • Familiarity with sustainability and energy efficiency practices in facilities management.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Other requirements, abilities for the position:

  • Ability to compile and analyze data
  • Willingness to be a member of a dedicated team
  • Demonstrate knowledge and proficiency in working with computers and other types of technology
  • Open to new ideas and adaptable to changing technology.
  • Maintain emotional control under stress.
  • Maintain positive attitude when dealing with customers

Vice President Administration/Registrar

Job Specifications:

  • Full Time
  • Required Qualification: BA/BSC/HND – MBA/MSc/MA – PhD
  • Location: Adamawa | Nigeria
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Qualifications and Requirements:

Applicants for the post of VP Administration/Registrar, American University of Nigeria should possess:

  • A good (Honours) Degree plus fifteen (15) years post qualification relevant administrative experience in University or comparable institution, with a minimum of five (5) years at the Management level;
  • Possession of relevant higher degree or postgraduate professional qualification in appropriate field(s);
  • Candidate must be competent in the use of ICT for management services;
  • Candidate must have served for NOT less than five (5) years at the level of Deputy Registrar in a University or comparable institution;
  • Membership of Association of Nigerian Universities Professional Administrators [ANUPA] and relevant professional associations is mandatory.


In consonance with the American University of Nigeria Bye-Laws [2020], the appointment of VP Administration/Registrar is for a TERM of two [2] years renewable on mutual agreement.

Age Requirement:

Candidates for the positions of VP Administration/Registrar must not be above the age of sixty-one (61) years at the time of assumption of duty.

Method of Application

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Deadline: Not Specified

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