Maintenance Manager

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Date: Apr 20, 2024

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, CA

Company: Bureau Veritas

Do you believe in the power of teamwork and sharing ideas? Do you take pride in delivering exceptional quality and service with everything you do? Do you seek out ideas for improving the status quo?



If you want to make a difference and love being surrounded by the best and the brightest minds, Bureau Veritas Canada might be the place for you!



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If these values resonate with you, Bureau Veritas is looking for a


Job Title: Maintenance Manager

Reports to: Director, Operations - Canada

Location: Vancouver, B.C.


Basic Purpose:

Reporting to the Director, Operations - Canada, the Maintenance Manager is responsible for providing overall maintenance / janitorial support to both plant and equipment. The Maintenance Manager will be responsible to safely ensure the building and equipment is in working order and meeting production requirements.


Key Accountability/Responsibilities:


•          Managing a team of Maintenance Technicians and Building Services Technicians in providing maintenance / janitorial support to both building and equipment.

•          Providing Leadership and operations support to the Maintenance Supervisor and Maintenance Planner.

•          Direct the maintenance and repair of machinery, equipment, electrical and mechanical systems.

•          Develop / implement schedules and procedures for safety inspections and preventative maintenance programs.

•          Managing the maintenance / uptime of critical support systems including exhaust fans, fume scrubbers, air compressors, dust collectors, de-mineralized water system, and building HVAC systems.

•          Maintaining soil and rock sample preparation equipment, as well as other laboratory equipment.

•          Managing administrative tasks related to maintenance tracking, work orders, and asset management.

•          Complete incident investigation reports for any injuries, developing corrective actions to prevent recurrence.

•          Providing support in resolving plant or equipment-related Health & Safety issues.

•          Lead a safety-first culture; ensuring all staff, contractors and visitors wear PPE and follow all HSE rules.

•          Works as part of a bigger team with other Managers to continuously improve systems.

•          Monitor and act on system-generated Corrective Actions by required due dates.

•          Support other branches and on-site laboratories as required.

•          Comply with occupational health and safety legislation, BV Group Policies and Procedures, Upstream Minerals Management System Policies and Procedures and ISO standards applicable to the position.

•          Act in a safe and professional manner and wear appropriate attire including PPE.

•          Develop and lead a process-oriented, proactive environment with a focus on safety, process improvements and efficiency.

•          Other tasks or projects as assigned by Director, Operations – Canada.


Skills and Knowledge:

•          Require completion of a college or university program in electrical or mechanical engineering or in another discipline related to building maintenance, or an equivalent combination of technical training and experience in building maintenance.

•          Minimum 10+ year experience in Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC maintenance.

•          Minimum 5+ year experience in Maintenance leadership positions.

•          Previous experience in laboratory settings is an asset.

•          Established leadership skills with a history of success providing growth and mentorship to staff.

•          Excellent oral and written communication skills.

•          Strong experience with service work order and asset management software.

•          Strong organization, time management, interpersonal and critical thinking skills.

•          Ability to work independently and as a part of a team.


Compensation and Benefits:


Bureau Veritas is proud to be committed to providing fair and competitive pay as well as extensive health and wellness benefits package for eligible full-time employees.


The salary for this role will be commensurate with skills / experience.

Eligible to participate in Annual Incentive Plan.


Additional Benefits Include Top-Tier Health, Dental, and Vision

Paid Time Off, Statutory Holidays, and up to 8 hours of volunteer time off

Life Insurance & AD&D

STD & LTD Coverage

Company RRSP match

Employee Assistant Program (EAP)

Professional Development through Tuition Reimbursement


Join us at Bureau Veritas, where your well-being and professional growth are our top priorities.

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