Maintenance Manager

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Maintenance Manager

Evergreen | White Rock | Full Time

About Us

We’d love to have you join our team! Baptist Housing provides enhanced living communities and exceptional care to almost 2000 seniors in British Columbia. We provide long-term care, assisted living, supportive housing, home support, and adult day programs in our communities in Kelowna, Vancouver, and Victoria. We serve through a culture of caring where we put the wellness of our residents first. We live out a servant leadership model that collaborates in teams and builds strong relationships while exemplifying Christ-like values. We put the wellness of our residents first in a person-centred approach. We're a committed group of people who bring their whole selves to work, and we're also fun! We take what we do seriously, but not ourselves. We're affiliated with the Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches Pacific.

Perks After 3 Month's

  • Extended Health Plan

  • Dental Plan

  • Life Insurance

  • Vision Care

  • RRSP Matching Program

  • Professional Development Opportunities

  • 4 Weeks' Vacation

About You

You excel at managing projects, situations, and people. You are confident and decisive when making decisions and providing guidance to your team. You’re proactive, take the initiative, and are always seeking ways to improve maintenance processes and optimize efficiency. Your organizational skills are top-notch, and you have a knack for remembering the details given your need to keep track of tasks, schedules, and equipment maintenance records. You approach problem solving head-on and can think analytically to diagnose issues and find practical solutions quickly. You communicate often and well, effectively convey information, listen attentively, and collaborate with others to achieve maintenance objectives. You have a strong work ethic and are committed to delivering quality maintenance services while modelling our Baptist Housing values in all of your interactions with team members and residents.

Job Requirements

Must Haves

  • A minimum of five years’ hands-on experience in building and systems maintenance or related professional area.

  • Formal education or equivalent training and experience in facility maintenance, preferred Red Seal Certification or equivalent ticket in Plumbing or HVAC

  • Familiarity with construction, mechanical services, modernization/retrofit projects, appliance repairs, and/or Service Maintenance Contracts from related industries

  • Awareness of environmentally sound practices;

  • Knowledge of computer systems and fundamental understanding of computer-controlled systems

  • Experience with building automation systems

  • Experience managing in a unionized environment

  • Experienced driver with a minimum of a Class 5 license and clear driving record

  • Available to work nights, weekends and/or holidays as required, including occasional Manager-On-Duty shifts.

  • Proof of Covid 19 vaccination

  • Legally authorized to work in Canada

Nice To Haves
  • Power Engineer or Building operator certificate is an asset

Job Duties

  • Oversee day-to-day leadership of the Maintenance department

  • Delegate daily, weekly and monthly tasks to maintenance team.

  • Supervise tasks assigned to maintenance team members.

  • Support team members during peak periods and troubleshoot maintenance concerns

  • Oversee the maintenance of all 5 properties on the campus by performing regular property inspections including common areas, building exterior and landscape

  • Maintain heating and air conditioning systems, boilers, pumps, fan units, control panels, thermostats, cooling towers, fire alarms, fire extinguishers, etc.

  • Maintain outside grounds (i.e. Snow/ice removal and debris, sweep, clean, power wash and maintain sprinkling systems)

  • Detect faulty operations, defective material and report any unusual situations to Director Maintenance.

  • Participate in drywall repair and painting of interior and exterior surfaces as required

  • Develop building maintenance operating strategy aligned with business strategy

  • Ensure proper training and tools for team members, including providing hands-on training and support.

  • Address resident concerns/complaints and empower team members to do the same

  • Make recommendations for capital and operating expenditures

  • Collaborate with supporting departments for a seamless resident experience

  • Be an inclusive, inspiring, and relatable leader

  • Create a fun and supportive working environment

Your Work Location

The seaside city of White Rock. Our Evergreen community is located at 1550 Oxford Street.

How To Apply

Please provide a resume and cover letter to with “Maintenance Manager” in the subject line. In your cover letter, please explain why you believe you are the right person to execute this role at our Evergreen community. We welcome your questions about this opportunity at the same email address. If selected, you would consent to a Criminal Record Check (CRC) for working with Vulnerable Adults as a condition of employment. We will contact only those candidates shortlisted for an interview. We will continue to accept applications until the best candidate is selected. We appreciate your interest in working with Baptist Housing.