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Specialist Associate (Facilities Management)

Date: 24-Mar-2023

Location: UNIV ADMIN, Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Short Description

This role reports to the University Campus Infrastructure, Campus Asset Management Division, Asset Enhancement section and is responsible for ensuring a well-maintained campus for the community to enjoy.

Often working behind the scenes, the Asset Enhancement section provides 24/7 maintenance support to serve the large campus community as well as drives sustainable resource management within the campus. Asset Enhancement leverages on innovative solutions, tested technologies and reliable service partners to meet stakeholder needs while managing rising costs. Regular dialogues with industry and government agencies as well as research project collaborations keep the staff in tune with best practices in sustainability, reliability and customer care.

Job Description

The potable and NEWater on National University of Singapore (NUS) campuses, namely Kent Ridge Campus, Bukit Timah Campus, and University Town, are served by networks of underground pipes, owned and maintained by NUS. This role will be part of the team to manage the network.

  • Manage the operations and maintenance of break tanks and service reservoirs and all water supply infrastructure
  • Monitor the conditions of underground distribution pipes, including tracing leaks, repairs supervision, etc.
  • Manage and supervise contractors on site 
  • Facilitate site works on pipe repairs, water sample tests, etc
  • Assist in upgrading works for the pumping and plumbing systems
  • Other duties as assigned by leadership


  • Minimum Diploma (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering specialising in plumbing works. 
  • Added advantage is given to those who has exposure to water distribution system upgrading.

Covid-19 Message

At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students are one of our utmost priorities, and COVID-vaccination supports our commitment to ensure the safety of our community and to make NUS as safe and welcoming as possible. Many of our roles require a significant amount of physical interactions with students/staff/public members. Even for job roles that may be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presence is required.

Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.

More Information

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: University Campus Infrastructure

Department : Campus Asset Management

Employee Referral Eligible:

Job requisition ID : 17467