Manager of Transportation and Central Stores
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Job Code: 3014737 Closing Date: May 12, 2021 4:00 PM PDT
Employer: School District #36 (Surrey) Posted on: Apr 21, 2021
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Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Management & Professionals
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Cover Letter
Start Date:  Immediately
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Job Description & Requirements

Manager of Transportation and Central Stores

District Facilities Centre 

Surrey Schools, recipient of the BC’s Top Employer and Canada’s Greenest Employer awards, is   spread across one of the largest and fastest-growing cities in British Columbia with 140 sites across 328km2.  Surrey Schools is the city's second largest employer with more than 12,000 employees and is located on Canada's spectacular West Coast and nestled in the southwest corner of Green Timbers Urban Forest, just 30 minutes southeast of the city of Vancouver.

The collaborative District Facilities Team has a challenging management opportunity.  Reporting to the Assistant Director, the Manager of Transportation and Central Stores is responsible for leadership and management of fleet maintenance, student transportation, warehouse operations and transport/delivery services across the district.  The staff complement of 30 includes forepersons, mechanics, warehousing, bussing and transportation staff.

The District Facilities team values applicants who are eager to learn and excited to grow their leadership career.  The ideal candidate will have a diploma or degree in a related field, or professional facilities maintenance experience, coupled with management education, training and experience.  An excellent record of achievement as a strong, innovative manager/leader in a similar role is required.  Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills and approximately 5 years relevant experience will be necessary to enable the individual to fulfill this role. 

This position is based out of the District Facilities Centre in the heart of Surrey.  Surrey Schools offers an attractive salary and benefits package, including a municipal pension.  

Interested and qualified applicants should apply by clicking "apply online" below by 4pm May 12, 2021.

Note:  The successful applicant will be required to consent to a Criminal Record Search prior to employment.  Only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted, to all others, thank you for your interest.

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