Newmarket, ON, CANADA | Toronto, ON, CANADA | Richmond Hill, ON, CANADA | Markham, ON, CANADA
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The Regional Municipality of York works to provide residents and businesses access to a broad selection of services and resources. York Region consists of nine local municipalities, with a diversity that's reflected in its geography, economic development and population. Consistently recognized as a top employer, York Region offers fulfilling and diverse career opportunities.
York Region is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process, and as we grow, it's important that our workforce reflect the citizens we serve. At the Region, we respect, encourage, and celebrate our diversity.
Salary Salary $32.98 - $35.84 per hour
Position Purpose Reporting to the Supervisor, Facility and Accommodation Planning, is responsible for leading Accommodation Planning projects with clients, including information gathering, space programming, end-user research, production of client deliverables, and coordination of information with the Branch's design and CAFM staff; working with Branch staff on workplace and accommodation strategy development across Regional Departments; conducting workspace studies, analyzing data and working with Departments to improve their workplace utilization and programming to support their workplace culture and program support.
Successful completion of a Community College Diploma in Interior/Environmental Design or Architectural/Engineering Design Technician program or related field or approved equivalent combination of education and experience.
Minimum three (3) years related experience in a Facility Management/Space Planning role using AutoCAD with responsibilities for furniture and space planning and design.
Experience working, preferably within municipal government, interacting with various Departments and internal and external service providers.
Valid Ontario Class "G" driver's license and reliable vehicle for use on corporate business.
Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Act legislation/ergonomic standards.
Demonstrated knowledge of furniture systems and design/pre-design principals related to space accommodation.
Knowledge of planning methods, project development, contract document preparation and building systems and standards.
Knowledge of applicable Federal and Provincial Building Codes and Municipal By-laws.
Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including customer service, communication, team work, initiative/self management and accountability, and flexibility/adaptability.
Demonstrated proficiency in AutoCAD, and working knowledge of furniture asset management software (e.g. Cap Studio 2020, Project etc).
Demonstrated leadership skills to lead and coordinate projects to meet project goals and targets.
Good interpersonal, communication and problem solving skills to resolve space planning issues.
Computer literacy utilizing MS Office software applications.
Ability to work outside regular business hours, as required.
Scheduled Hours 35
Scheduled Shifts 0830 - 1630
How to Apply Please apply on-line at www.york.ca by December 4, 2013, quoting competition #15324. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For additional information on York Region, please visit the above-mentioned website.
Draw on your passion. Shape our community. Once again, York Region has been named one of the Greater Toronto's Top Employers. One of Canada's fastest growing municipalities, we're proud to be acknowledged as a place where professionals can bring their enthusiasm, talent and ideas for the future - while contributing to the progress of our vital community. As part of our diverse and highly engaged team, you'll have the opportunity to work on innovative projects that further a sustainable environment, enhance our public services and promote a healthy community.