Supervisor Facilities Maintenance and Operations

Base Site: 
Mt St Joseph Hospital
Regular Full Time
Job Category: 
Management/Non Union
Acute Care Hospital

This position will be based at St. Vincent’s Langara Hospital and oversees the development and supervision of the day-to-day activities of the service delivery area and coordinates major and minor construction projects, which include: targeted upgrades of critical hospital infrastructure including piping, heating, cooling and delivery of medical gases, implementing energy efficient solutions for heating and cooling, and others; through effective project management and maintenance scheduling techniques

Reporting to the Facilities Maintenance Manager, you will help and support the creation of maintenance reports, stats, quality control and adapt work methods to address problems; estimate and requisition materials and prepare project records and reports. You will coordinate projects within an operational secure and healthcare environment and manage space management activities required by Providence Health Care.

 Within this fast-paced and exciting role, your responsibilities as a Supervisor, Facilities Maintenance and Operations will include:

·         Ensures the smooth functioning and code compliance of designated facilities, including Hospital equipment and systems, by managing and directly supervising the activities of designated maintenance personnel and external contractors; 

·         Provides professional expertise to other health care organizations, and negotiates with contractors, regulatory bodies, manufacturers and/or suppliers.

·         Supervise a team of maintenance staff ensuring planned preventative maintenance, reactive assignments and project works are completed meeting project agreement standards and timeframe requirements.

·         Perform field observations and audits of building components; maintain an inventory of parts and consumable supplies. You will oversee reactive and preventative maintenance tasks

Requirements of the role

Trades Qualification as a journeyman in a relevant trade or Power Engineering certificate, plus five (5) to seven (7) years recent, related experience including a minimum of two (2) years direct supervisory experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.