Facilities Manager: Ed McGraw

Ed McGraw(200x250)Title: Facilities Manager

Phone: 414-273-5257 ext. 206

Email: ed.mcgraw[at]uumilwaukee[dot]org

Responsibilities

As the Facilities Manager, Ed’s normal on-site available times are Monday through Thursday during the day. Responsibilities include managing maintenance repairs for all electrical, plumbing and heating/air conditioning systems in all areas of the building along with general repairs to floors, walls and ceilings. Ed supervises, trains and coordinates the facility assistants and maintenance handyman for custodial needs for all events including weddings. Keeping our building clean is a priority, and on a weekly basis he schedules and directs the cleaning contractor with our facility assistants to perform cleaning.

Background

Ed’s past facilities leader experience involved managing all mechanical systems for healthcare and commercial buildings. He managed maintenance, security and custodial staff, as well as operational and capital budgets. Energy initiative protocols became increasingly important and was part of daily duties. He was the owner’s representative for all construction projects large and small. He has a degree from MATC, completed a Journeyman Machinist apprenticeship and is a licensed 3rd class Engineer.