Operations Supervisor, Bower Place

February 6, 2024
Employer: QuadReal

QuadReal is a global real estate company owned by the British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (bcIMC), one of Canada’s largest institutional investors with over $123 billion in assets. Based in Vancouver and established in June 2016 to manage bcIMC’s real estate assets, QuadReal’s managed assets total more than $18 billion and include more than 500 office, industrial, retail, and residential properties in Canada and substantial real estate investments outside of Canada.

QuadReal focuses on maximizing returns for bcIMC’s clients, providing exceptional service for our tenants and residents, and demonstrating industry-leading environmental, social and governance stewardship. We are continuing to build our platform in Canada and expanding into new markets throughout the US, Asia, and Europe.

The Role

The Maintenance Supervisor reports to the Operations Manager at Bower Place and plays a crucial role in ensuring the seamless functioning of all facility maintenance operations. This position involves supervising a team of building operators, coordinating with external vendors, and implementing maintenance strategies to uphold the highest standards of safety, cleanliness, and operational efficiency.

The Responsibilities

  • Lead and manage the maintenance team, providing guidance and support and advancement opportunities.
  • Schedule and assign tasks to ensure efficient coverage and optimal performance.
  • Foster a collaborative and positive working environment.
  • Oversee relationships with third-party contractors and service providers.
  • Coordinate and communicate effectively with vendors to ensure timely and quality services.
  • Evaluate vendor performance and address any issues promptly.
  • Conduct regular inspections to identify maintenance needs and address them promptly.
  • Coordinate preventive maintenance programs to enhance equipment longevity.
  • Implement and enforce safety protocols and compliance with regulations.
  • Optimize maintenance processes to achieve maximum operational efficiency.
  • Collaborate with other departments to streamline cross-functional processes.
  • Implement cost-effective solutions while maintaining quality standards.
  • Work with Operations Manager on the emergency response plans for maintenance-related incidents.
  • Coordinate with security and other relevant departments to address urgent situations.
  • Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities, expenses, and vendor contracts.
  • Generate regular reports on maintenance performance and present findings to management.
  • Any other job-related duties and/or projects that may be assigned.


Experience and Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Proven experience in maintenance supervision, preferably in a retail or commercial setting.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and best practices.
  • Technical proficiency in facility maintenance systems and equipment.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office applications


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