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Facility Projects Manager

Our client, one of the largest public continuing care organizations in Canada, is looking to fill a permanent Facility Projects Manager role. The successful candidate will be responsible for planning, organizing, directing and controlling technical projects. They will also be dealing with minor construction projects and renovations. It is essential the candidate can create positive relationships with customers, staff and visitors.
This role offers the opportunity to lead a team comprising of administrative support and specialized trades professions that support all the sites.


Full-time employment
Salary: $84,000 – $100,000 (depending on experience)
Potential of up to $30,000 in benefits/pension
Day shift: 8:00AM – 4:15PM
Work for a company that values putting people first and being yourself

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Establishing corporate priorities for projects, programs and project management practices and policies.
Securing resources internally and externally to deliver programs and projects
Hiring consultants and contractors
Preparing and providing tender documents for the purpose of obtaining competitive quotes
Contract management
Creating positive relationships

Required Qualifications

10 years’ experience in construction/project management, engineering, architecture, or maintenance including at least three years in a supervisory or management role
One or more of the following:
Bachelor of Engineering with specialization in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or recognized equivalent
Journey certification in a building trade
NAIT diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Technology
Certificate as a Technologist
Must be a member of an appropriate professional association such as ASET

Desired Qualifications

Health care facilities related maintenance or construction experience is preferred
Engineering design or architectural design
Strategic Planning, Capital Planning and Project Management experience
Computer applications (CAD, computerized maintenance programs, project management programs, Microsoft Office, scheduling programs, etc.)
Staff supervision
Solid knowledge and understanding of the construction trades and related issues
Building systems review and development
Energy management techniques
Interpretation of building plans and specifications


Ability to make independent decisions and frequently resolve complex problems concerning project scope of work and budget priorities
Must be creative and adaptable with developed analytical and problem solving skills
Commitment to customer relations and hospitality by being caring and courteous
Exceptional leadership skills with personal initiative
Ability to work as a cooperative team member
Physically and mentally fit to perform the duties and responsibilities of the position
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Negotiation and conflict resolution skills
Maintain professional and ethical standards at all times and confidentiality of written or verbal communications

Randstad Professionals Canada
Randstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.

Randstad Canada is also committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please contact your local Randstad Canada Branch.