Supervisor, Facilities Maintenance & Operations
Fraser Health
Vancouver, BC
Are you passionate about innovation and directing a team towards success?

If so, bring your proven leadership and trades experience to this opportunity as Supervisor, Facilities Maintenance and Operations . We are looking for a leader who will be responsible for planning, coordinating and controlling building systems maintenance activities and managing the site based minor capital construction program.

Why this role is important?

Your strong supervision skills will help lead our journeyman in a variety of trades. You will have a focus on overseeing carpenters, locksmiths, painters and general maintenance workers pertaining to the daily maintenance requirements serving the Children’s and Women’s Hospital.

Build on your education and career experience as you:
Lead the development and supervision of day-to-day maintenance activities
Coordinate the day to day repair/maintenance and installation activities associated with carpentry, door hardware, wall/floor/ceiling finishes, millwork, building envelope, clinical rolling stock, sheet metal/welding, plumbing, furniture and internal /external grounds keeping elements
Ensure the smooth functional operation of the campus buildings, designated Hospital equipment and systems, all in alignment with regulatory requirements in order to maintain a high standard of healthcare business continuity
Lead and directly supervise the activities of designated maintenance personnel and external contractors whilst keeping the clinical staff informed
Liaise with colleagues in the industry to share information and establish/review benchmarks to review productivity
Provide professional Facilities expertise to clinical staff, other health care organizations, and negotiate with contractors, regulatory bodies, manufacturers and/or suppliers
Are you passionate about joining our team? We will be looking for you to have:

Trades qualification- carpentry
Five to seven years’ recent, related experience
Two (2) years direct supervisory experience
Preferences will be given to those who have experience with general maintenance and have experience working within a health care environment.
An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be acceptable
This Regular Full Time opportunity will be based at the Children’s and Women’s Hospital in Vancouver, B.C.

Valued Benefits

We will offer you the opportunity to be a part of a dedicated team of specialists in a dynamic and rewarding health care environment. We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

Are you passionate about building an engaging environment that supports and challenges others to achieve their goals?

Apply today and take the next step in your career so we can continue the conversation and make a difference in the communities we serve. We value diversity in the work force and aim to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.

Lower Mainland Facilities Management (LMFM) provides services for Fraser Health (FH), Providence Health Care (PHC), the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) and Vancouver Coastal Health Authority (VCHA). LMFM is a vibrant and dynamic portfolio and one of the largest full-service FM organizations in Canada. Its mission is to plan and deliver effective space solutions and to be stewards of the physical environment. Its vision is to enhance the delivery of care through innovation and leadership in FM. We employ individuals in locations across Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley, Sea-to-Sky, and the Central and Sunshine Coasts.