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Battle Creek Unlimited

“Great things in business are never done by one person.  They’re done by a team of people,” - Steve Jobs.

The Battle Creek Unlimited (BCU) team is growing, and we are looking for passionate, dynamic PEOPLE who dedicate their skills and talents to help advance community and economic development needs for the City of Battle Creek. We are looking to hire a dynamic person who thrives in a fast-paced, fun environment. Someone who has the aptitude to handle being a part of an ever-changing environment, and has a desire to learn new skills, or adapt existing skills, while growing professionally. Most importantly, someone who wants to be involved with game-changing projects that impact the city and its residents and has a passion for helping to make our community a better place.

View our current job opening(s) below. If you'd like to share your resume and interest with us, please do so using the form at the bottom of this page.

The Position: The Facilities Coordinator is primarily responsible for providing maintenance services for all Battle Creek Unlimited (BCU) and Battle Creek Tax Increment Finance Authority (BCTIFA) owned facilities and properties, i.e. the Customs Cargo Center, from time to time downtown properties, and vacant land parcels.  Assists with the beautification efforts (including picking up trash) in the Fort Custer Industrial Park (FCIP) to maintain the proper appearance according to the FCIP Park Covenants.  Ensures all facilities and grounds are constantly maintained in a safe and clean condition. Helps to develop preventative maintenance procedures and coordinates outside contractors as needed. Also, this role is the point of contact for after-hour emergencies.

Candidate:  Our ideal candidate is a highly self-motivated team player, well-organized, detailed-oriented, personable, with the desire and excitement to advance the goals of the organization.

Qualifications:  Three (3) years or more in a leadership role with oversight of building maintenance required. High school diploma or GED required.  Wide knowledgebase that encompasses multiple trades, such as plumbing, HVAC, carpentry and/or mechanical. Ability to work independently and in a collaborative environment; communicate effectively; handle routine maintenance/repairs; use tools; and read blueprints. Demonstrate a high level of self-direction to achieve results. Physical stamina to handle a full shift of being active and unpredictable weather conditions. Ability to maintain confidentiality of highly sensitive information.

Pay Range:  $50,000-$60,000 commensurate with experience. We offer exceptional benefits including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, paid sick time and a generous 401K package. Desired residency established in the City of Battle Creek within six months of hire. Relocation packages offered.

How to Apply:  Please submit a resume and references via email to:, or apply using the form below.

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    Battle Creek Unlimited (BCU), a nationally recognized economic development organization, is unapologetically charging into the future to create a dynamic, equitable, and prosperous landscape for the Battle Creek community.  The organization is at the forefront of economic development activities - creating change, leading collaborative efforts, championing critical projects, driving strategic investment/job creation to grow our economy.  With a proven track record of 50 years, BCU continues to be the “go to” organization to efficiently get work done and move projects forward. Our leadership is devoted to its staff, serving the needs of community in an impactful way, and engaging the community to meet the opportunities and challenges of the future.

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