Supervisor of Facility Maintenance

Department: Fire Rescue

Closing Date: Jan 07, 2019 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 18-126

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Supervisor of Facility Maintenance. Under the general direction of the Manager of Civic Facilities, the incumbent supervises maintenance staff engaged in the operation and maintenance of civic facilities, pools, community centres and other recreation facilities and activity centres. The incumbent supervises a group of skilled and semi-skilled workers, trades people, internal staff and contractors engaged in mechanical, welding, carpentry, electrical and painting, ensuring that the preventative maintenance program is carried out. These facilities operate with refrigeration, HVAC, pool filtration, plumbing, mechanical, electrical and structural systems.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached pdf job description below.


Grade 12 and a Trades Qualification in Millwright, HVAC Mechanic, Plumbing or another related building and facility maintenance trade is required. Applicants must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in the operation and maintenance of civic and recreation facilities such as community centres, administration buildings and aquatic facilities including 1 year of supervisory experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Applicants must be able to obtain Pool Operators Certification Level 1 & 2 and Chlorine Handlers Certification within one year. A valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check are required for this position.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position.  $39.10 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2018 Rate), based on a 40 hour work week.  A comprehensive benefit package is included.


Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 18-126 will be received until 4:30 pm on Monday, January 7, 2019.

Human Resources

City of Nanaimo

2nd Floor, 455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC  V9R 5J6

Fax: (250) 755-4449



The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

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Resumes and cover letters must be submitted in either ".docx" or PDF format. File types ".doc" will not be accepted.


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