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Manager Building Operations - York University

updated on 11:53 AM, November 21, 2019
Province: Toronto, Ontario
Position: Manager Building Operations
Deadline: January 31, 2020
Posted: November 21, 2019

Job Description / Duties

Reporting to the Director of Housing & Conference Services, the Manager Building Operations, is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations, building maintenance and major renewal projects for six apartment buildings and eight undergraduate residence buildings at the Keele campus, covering in total just over 1.56 million square feet of living and common space. The Manager is responsible for ensuring a quality customer service approach to rental/residence management by ensuring custodial and housekeeping is maintained at a desired standard, repair and maintenance is carried out on a timely basis, preventative maintenance and renewal programs are identified, planned and managed appropriately. Additional responsibilities include strategic and financial planning. human resource management. policy and process development and implementation.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Must possess a degree or diploma from a recognized community college or university in a business or technical discipline (i.e. Building Environmental Systems, Building/Facilities Maintenance, Property Management) or equivalent. Courses in accounting and human resources management. project management and scheduling would be an asset.

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in residential, property or facilities maintenance or equivalent amount of education and experience. Supervisory or management experience in a unionized environment required.
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Contact Information

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Employer Profile

York University champions new ways of thinking that drive teaching and research excellence. Through cross-disciplinary programming, innovative course design, diverse experiential learning and a supportive community environment, our students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world. Located in Toronto, York is the third largest university in Canada, with a strong community of 53,000 students, 7,000 faculty and administrative staff, and more than 300,000 alumni.