Group Facility Maintenance Manager

Sentes Automotive – Group Facility Maintenance Manager

With 6 dealerships throughout the Okanagan, Sentes Automotive continues to expand its presence as the largest Okanagan based automotive retailer. Sentes Automotive has a unique new opportunity available as the Group Facility Maintenance Manager for our group including all 6 of our locations (Kelowna Mercedes-Benz, Lexus of Kelowna, Kelowna Infiniti Nissan, Vernon Nissan, Penticton Honda and Penticton Hyundai). This individual will work alongside our Sanitization Specialists and Director of Internal Operations to ensure that our facilities are up kept to the highest standard of excellence. We are looking for the right individual to use their previous maintenance experience to dive into this new role head on. This is a full time position with benefits and a competitive wage (wage dependent upon experience). Please read the position requirements below and contact us for more details if you are a qualified candidate.

Key Responsibilities
• General building maintenance
o Exterior lot maintenance (coordination of vendors for snow removal, landscaping, lighting, gates, signage, poles, banners, promotional and overhead door repair)
o Exterior surface maintenance (coordination of vendors for painting, paving, drainage and curbing)
o Shop maintenance (coordination of vendors for hoist and alignment machine maintenance and detail equipment maintenance)
o Garbage and Recycle maintenance (coordination of vendors for removal of waste, oil, scrap metal, scrap tires and scrap batteries)
o Interior maintenance (coordination of vendors for cleaning equipment, HVAC, elevators)
o Storage control (clutter removal, ordering of supplies)
o General interior building décor (upkeep of current standards and adjustments where needed as well as plant care and lighting)
o Oversight of building and property security (alarm systems, gates)
• Managing the Sanitization Specialists
o Scheduling
o Participation in the hiring of new staff
o Coordination of cleaning products
o Working with our suppliers
• Working with department managers and executive team to ensure buy-in to care and upkeep of facilities and standards
• Participate in group Health & Safety Meetings

Key Qualifications
• Candidates with Interior Design background will be given preference
• Must have experience in facility maintenance
• Must have attention to detail and technical standards
• Must have strong mechanical aptitude
• Must have strong interpersonal skills with ability to interact with all levels of staff
• Must have strong problem solving, organization and communication skills
• Must have proven time management skills (prioritize, multi-task, and meet deadlines)
• Must be capable of reading and interpreting plans, schematics and blueprints
• Must be able to meet the physical demands of the work
• Must be able to work well under pressure
• Must work well with minimum supervision
• Must have a valid BC Driver’s License and ability to commute (Penticton, Vernon, Kelowna)

We Provide
• An excellent compensation and benefits package
• A professional and fun work environment
• Flexible work schedule
• Supportive management team and positive company culture
• Company sponsored events (BBQs, Golf Tournaments, Christmas Parties, Drive-In Movie Night etc.)

Join our team today! If you have the desire, the passion and the qualifications to join our winning automotive group please forward your resume, cover letter and references to:
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Name:Lexus of Kelowna
Location:Kelowna, British Columbia
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Post Date:Dec 27, 2018
Exp. Date:Jan 26, 2019
Listing Type:Private
Ad Number:3717753