At the Architect of the Capitol (AOC), we are proud to be ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in the Federal Government. Our employees are passionate about AOC’s mission to serve Congress and the Supreme Court. AOC is a legislative branch agency and the recognized authority on the preservation, maintenance and construction of the world’s most iconic treasures and buildings on Capitol Hill. As a global destination for thousands of visitors every day, Capitol Hill intersects history, architecture and art with the birthplace of our nation’s laws.
The AOC has an exciting leadership opportunity available for an experienced facilities management professional to serve as the Superintendent of the iconic buildings of the Library of Congress. The Library Buildings and Grounds (LBG) Superintendent provides leadership and program responsibility for facilities engineering, construction initiatives, maintenance, repair and improvements to existing facilities.
This position is part of AOC’s Executive Leadership Team responsible for an enterprise approach in executing AOC’s mission and its strategic direction. We seek a dynamic, results-driven and transformative leader who possesses demonstrated expertise and proven leadership in their field. Successful candidates will be able to skillfully collaborate and develop sustainable relationships with our stakeholders, external partners and organizational teams across the agency in order to further our vision in becoming a trusted partner with Congress. Advancing our diverse culture in promoting AOC’s values of teamwork, integrity, professionalism, pride and safety with a commitment to inclusivity and civility are paramount. Thoughtful leadership and a passion for AOC staff are required to foster employee engagement and to strengthen internal organizational infrastructure to support ongoing excellence. Executive presence and excellent communication skills are essential.
In this capacity, the Superintendent performs the following responsibilities:
Candidates must have proven leadership/managerial experience in facilities management involving the management of multi-million dollar annual budgets for maintenance, renovation and preservation of historic buildings and assets. Candidates must also have demonstrated ability to manage complex construction programs and be a proven leader in executing and delivering results to meet organizational goals and customer expectations. Strong competency in building coalitions internally and externally to achieve common goals is essential.
This position serves at the pleasure of the Architect of the Capitol. The Executive must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Clearance.