The Cridge Centre for the Family

This executive search is conducted by Nelson/Kraft & Associates on behalf of The Cridge Centre for the Family.

The Cridge Centre for the Family, located in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia seeks an experienced Maintenance Supervisor to join their dynamic team.
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Ensures that all factors related to safety are regularly checked; including elevator, vehicles, fire safety equipment, access to escape routes, condition of pavement, steps, playgrounds, etc. Familiar with appropriate inspection criteria
Identifies and implements any emergency action required to prevent risk and avoid danger; and informs the CEO of those actions as soon as possible
Responsible for the scheduling and carrying out of fire drills and evacuation procedures; and ensuring compliance with procedures/operation of alarms and fire inspections Ensures the security of all buildings against illegal entry including development of procedures and training of staff. Provides work direction/quality control for any work carried out for the Centre by employees, contractors, volunteers and others
Develops standards for outside janitorial workers and ensures compliance
Responsible for ordering and distributing of cleaning supplies and PPE
Develops and maintains a Preventative Maintenance and Replacement Program for all furnishings, appliances and equipment. Notifies CEO of lifespan issues of roofs, buildings, major equipment and other capital cost items Develops a Maintenance Program for grounds and gardens Ensures timely communication between Managers and Maintenance staff regarding requisitioned work
Liaises with WorkSafe and is a member of the Cridge Occupational Health and Safety Committee and participates in Accident Inspection Team
Responsible for parts distributing logistics


  • Ability to function effectively within the Constitution and Bylaws of The Cridge Centre for the Family Society
  • Knowledge of current Building Codes
  • Proven supervisory and training skills; Good organizational and planning skills
  • Ability to manage paperwork and documentation and to communicate effectively
  • Computer literate, Enterpass system, phone systems
  • A mature interest in and understanding of the challenges faced by Cridge clients, residents and children
  • Must be physically fit and able to meet the physical demands of the role, including heavy lifting, extensive walking, being on your feet all day, working outdoors in all kinds of weather


  • Grade 12 education and a valid tradesman certificate or equivalent combination 8-10 years in general trades
  • 2 years supervisory experience
  • Satisfactory Criminal Record Check
  • Class 4 Driver's License (Class 2 must be held or obtained within 3 months of hire) Current First Aid Certificate
  • Fire Safety Training an asset
  • Comfortable with heights an asset

Location: Victoria, BC
Application Deadline: January 21, 2022 or until position is filled
Start Date: February 2022

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Nelson/Kraft & Associates Inc. is an executive search firm specializing in the recruitment of executive management and fundraising personnel in the charitable sector.  We work with a diverse group of not-for-profit organizations through the connection of colleagues in Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, and Toronto.

Nelson/Kraft & Associates Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.