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Job Title:
Manager, Engineering & Infrastructure

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
None specified
Functional Discipline:
Engineering and Infrastructure

Job Description


Salary: $47.513 - $59.391 per hour
Posting Number: UNEX-1800002712

Lakeridge Health is one of Ontario's largest community hospitals, serving people across Durham Region and beyond. With five hospital sites and four Emergency Rooms, we serve a diverse population. Our dedicated team of health care professionals give their all every day to keep improving the quality of care delivered, drive down wait times, and improve results.

Lakeridge Health (LH) is driven by an ongoing commitment to continually improve the services it provides to best meet the needs of our community. LH continues to build on its strength as a caring and innovative partner in health care for Durham Region. Supported by more than 500 staff members, 700 physicians and thousands of volunteers, LH has an annual operating budget of more than $620M.

The Manager Engineering and Infrastructure is an integral member of the Engineering team who works collaboratively with members of all healthcare teams across the organization, to enable LH's strategic objectives while ensuring sustainability and minimizing risk. Reporting to the Director of Engineering, Infrastructure and Security, as Manager you will assume a leadership role within Lakeridge Health and will be responsible for ensuring safe and efficient operation of the Hospital physical plant 24/7/365. The Manager will be a coach and mentor and organize staff training and development in order to provide Lakeridge Health with an efficient and innovative facility. Ensures compliance with all applicable Federal, Provincial and Municipal codes, regulations and standards. The Manager will be responsible for ensuring that Lakeridge Health buildings, infrastructure and grounds are compliant as well as guarantee effective and safe operation. In collaboration with Capital Planning and Development you will assist in the planning, design, redevelopment and construction process for projects and Heliport to ensure the integration of Engineering and Infrastructure process.

* College Diploma/University Degree in Engineering Technology (CET), Building Operation and Maintenance Management or Electrical/Mechanical field;
* Minimum 5 years' management experience in maintenance/physical plan environment, healthcare and unionized environment preferred;
* Demonstrated knowledge of infection control practices, adult education and workplace safety is an asset, knowledge of relevant legislation is essential;
* Proficient software knowledge: Microsoft Office (Outlook, PowerPoint, MS Project, Excel, Word); tested
* Expert knowledge of computerized maintenance programs (CMMS) and Building Automation Systems (BAS);
* Ability to read technical drawings, working knowledge of technical trades, working knowledge of facilities infrastructure systems;
* Proven strong management skills including financial, human resources, problem solving, negotiation and conflict management/resolutions, change management, evaluation and planning;
* Advanced skills in working collaboratively with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders/partners with a diverse range of needs;
* Demonstrated knowledge to collaborate with Director on issues related to budgeting, financial and statistical reporting and analysis and financial management;
* Dedication to health & safety and participation on the Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committees;
* Demonstrated ability to lead effectively and create a high performance culture that facilitates growth and development within a team environment
* Proven knowledge of emergency measures plans in the event of crisis situations;
* Demonstrated awareness of corporate wide energy initiatives;
* Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills with ability to effectively communicate both written and verbally to ensure solid client service working relationships;
* Valid G Driver's License and ability to travel to other Lakeridge Health sites as required;
* Ability to work non-traditional hours as required. Due to the complexities of each site, there is a requirement to be available 24/7 to respond to emergencies and to delegate to internal staff and/or contractors. This is a key component of this position in order to effectively manage and control all aspects of the ongoing operation of the sites;
* Demonstrated commitment to our core values of Compassion, Innovation, Courage and Trust;
* Demonstrates and understanding of and commitment to Lakeridge Health's comprehensive safety programs and practices, including staff safety, patient safety, environmental safety and participates in regular in-service education in this area; and
* Proven good attendance record with the ability to maintain the same standard.

Lakeridge Health thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If you are qualified for the above position, please apply online:

The terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with Lakeridge Health's policies and procedures.

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the recruitment and assessment process as required under Lakeridge Health's Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.