Facilities Service Coordinator in Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA at The North West Company

Date Posted: 12/6/2017

Job Snapshot

Job Description

In your role as a Facilities Service Coordinator, at The North West Company (NWC), you will provide overall assistance in coordinating facility related projects. You will be accountable for synchronizing equipment maintenance, and some small construction /renovation projects under the guidance of the Facility Supervisor. If you have experience in maintaining fixed asset inventories and tracking repair costs through the Corporate Asset Management System; this opportunity is for you!

Joining NWC gives you the opportunity for growth and development throughout the company, a competitive salary and benefits package, and to be part of a dynamic and diverse culture.

NWC is a leading retailer to under-served rural communities and urban neighbourhood markets in the following regions: Northern Canada, Western Canada, rural Alaska, the South Pacific islands, and the Caribbean. Our stores offer a broad range of products and services with an emphasis on food. Our value offer is to be the best local shopping choice for everyday household and local lifestyle needs. Check out northwest.ca for more information.

Your Role:

  • Assist with organizing maintenance processes, and programs for all corporate facilities;
  • Perform cost effective maintenance expenditures;
  • Negotiate with maintenance and repair contractors for services for resolving deficiencies;
  • Submit approvals for capital expenditures within authorized limits;
  • Ensure corporate construction standards and cost controls are adhered to;
  • Assist with ongoing fixed asset inventories and associated records;
  • Maintain all asset records through a web based Asset Management system;
  • Assist in the management of environmental and emergency response programs; and
  • Prepare budgets for repairs and maintenance for pre-approval.

Job Requirements

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • A minimum of two years’ experience or a combination of education and experience;
  • Knowledge of equipment required for maintenance;
  • Knowledge of building codes and regulations is an asset;
  • Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office;
  • Previous experience with MS Project and AutoCAD is an asset;
  • Ability to work with and maintain a working relationship with regulators;
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at once while adhering to strict schedule deadlines;
  • Design and implement budget process;
  • Experience in purchasing materials along with arranging global logistics;
  • Must be highly motivated with proven organizational, planning and prioritizing skills;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, coupled with strong negotiating skills.

Location:    Gibraltar House, 77 Main Street, Winnipeg MB

Reports to: Facilities Supervisor

A competitive salary is being offered along with opportunities to learn, develop and advance throughout the organization. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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