Closing Date: January 31, 2019
Manager of Facilities (Regular Full Time)
Parks, Recreation and Facilities Department
The City of Victoria is recruiting for an exciting opportunity as Manager of Facilities, a position best suited for a strategic leader with a proven track-record in managing a high-performing team. Our ideal candidate will bring exceptional communication skills, innovative ideas and strong leadership skills to a team responsible for administering our building maintenance, janitorial, security, asset management, and strategic planning.
The Manager of Facilities works closely with colleagues across the organization, as well as external stakeholders, to effectively manage a diverse portfolio of 109 buildings (1.9 million square feet of floor space).
Reporting Relationships and Key Contacts
The Manager reports directly to the Assistant Director of Facilities Management. The position oversees the work of two supervisors, the Supervisor of Building Maintenance and the Supervisor of Building Services, who direct the work of 50 staff.
This position works closely with other stakeholders within the organization, including representatives of the Facilities construction team, Finance, Human Resources, Real Estate, Public Works and Engineering, as well as external stakeholders, such as community centre operators.
Leadership and Management
Policies and Practices
Perform other related activities as required
Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma and a Trades Qualifications in a related discipline or an Engineering Technology Certificate (Building Technology or Building Science). An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
Preference will be given to candidates with certification in Facilities Management, Business Administration, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
5-7 years of supervisory experience in facilities management and administration.
A competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package is offered. This position is excluded from union membership.
To apply for this opportunity you will need to create an online profile or log back in to our career portal at www.victoria.ca/jobs - only online submission will be considered. All applications must be submitted online by 4:30 pm on the closing date noted on the posting. Please be prepared to provide proof of qualifications and supporting materials as outlined in your resume.
THIS IS AN EXEMPT POSITION