Deputy Facilities and Maintenance Manager – City of Surrey (Surrey, BC)

City of Surrey
Deputy Facilities and Maintenance Manager

As one of the fastest growing cities in Canada, City of Surrey is a globally recognized leader in building vibrant, sustainable communities through technology and innovation.
City of Surrey employees are talented innovators, inspired by meaningful work and the opportunity to drive our city—and their careers—forward. Build a City. Build a Future at the City of Surrey.

This position reports to the Manager, Facilities Maintenance and Operations and assists with the day-to-day operations of all City of Surrey civic facilities.

Exempt – Regular Full Time

As a successful candidate, you will be responsible for:

  • Building operations and facilities management; budget management; administration and service delivery.
  • Planning, organizing and leading a highly skilled and passionate team in the field .
  • Managing maintenance priorities, overseeing third party contractors/vendors, managing automated building systems, and overseeing the safety and security of facilities.
  • Developing and implementing technical work programs, projects and operational work procedures.
  • Managing and prioritizing funding for capital and operational projects.
  • Supervising multi-disciplinary teams of staff.
  • overseeing building projects, renovations, or refurbishments.
  • drafting reports and making written recommendations.
  • Demonstrating good work knowledge of City Works, Asset Planner and MS Office.
  • Assisting in the selection and management of contractors and consultants providing services to the City of Surrey.
  • Creating and delivering detailed reports, Request for Proposal’s and contracts.
  • Assisting with the troubleshooting of building components, repair and maintenance of pumps, HVAC and associated control and electrical systems.
  • responsible for participating in recruitment of staff and labour relations matters.


  • University Degree or Diploma in Engineering or a related Mechanical Technology.
  • Ten years progressively responsible experience in facilities maintenance and operations.
  • Proven project management experience.
  • Knowledge of construction industry standards.
  • Membership in APEGBC or ASTTBS is preferable.
  • Thorough knowledge of applicable City, Provincial and Federal statutes and regulations.


  • This position requires completion of a Police Information Check.

Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.

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