Assistant Manager Service Operations
A challenging management opportunity exists with the largest, fastest growing school district in BC with approximately 75,000 students and 12,000 staff at 140 sites. Surrey Schools is a recipient of BC's Top Employer and Canada's Greenest Employer awards.
Reporting to the Manager of Service Operations, you will be responsible for the overall general management, scheduling and supervision of all custodial activities, building maintenance, planning, managerial support of maintenance workers and other district offices. You will also be responsible for supervision of building security and emergency response liaising with weekend user groups and/or contractors. You may be required to attend emergency after hour call outs to sites during the week as well as on weekends. This position works predominantly afternoon shift hours, you are responsible for 65-75 caretakers in your zone.
The ideal candidate will possess: A diploma or equivalent work experience in a related field along with management education and a Building Service Worker Certificate.
Comprehensive knowledge of industrial cleaning supplies, tools and protective equipment.
Proficient in related computer applications: word, excel, outlook. Knowledge of CAD is desirable or the aptitude to learn.
Proven leadership skills and a team approach to managing.
Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to make decisions independently are necessary.
Ability to build a positive and progressive workplace culture.
A high level of integrity, superior work ethic and organizational skills.
The ability to provide leadership working in a changing environment. Surrey Schools offers an attractive salary and benefits package.
Interested and qualified applicants can apply by clicking "apply online" below by 4:00pm November 5, 2021. Please ensure to upload cover letter, resume, references and any supporting documents.
Note: Successful applicants will be required to consent to a Criminal Record Search prior to employment. Only those persons selected for interviews will be contacted. To all others, thank you for your interest.