currently seeking:

Environmental Services Manager

Retirement Living 

Ottawa, Ontario

Are you looking for a work environment that fosters job satisfaction, respect, responsibility, loyalty and personal growth?
Do you want to join positive, caring team members who want to make a difference in the lives of seniors?

 Community Overview:

Maxwell Management Group Ltd. is proud to partner with Riverstone Retirement Communities in the search for an Environmental Services Manager.
This community is a pet-friendly home with a warm country charm where award-winning food is served by friendly staff in a luxurious dining room.

 Position Overview:

Reporting to the General Manager, the Environmental Services Manager is responsible for all aspects of building maintenance, including grounds.


  • Plans, develops, organizes, implements and evaluates overall quality of maintenance, housekeeping and laundry services;
  • Responsible for general maintenance and repair of building, grounds, equipment and furnishings;
  • Required to maintain the mechanical, electrical and fire safety systems;
  • Schedule and perform routine and preventive maintenance;
  • Complete daily rounds of the building and grounds to identify areas of concern;
  • Responsible for all aspects of human resources within the Environmental Services department including: interviewing, hiring, training and performance evaluation of staff;
  • Ensures all staff are knowledgeable of and aware of the regulations, policies and procedures and follow them as outlines;
  • Holds regular department meetings;
  • Chairs the Joint Health and Safety Committee and ensures compliance with the Act;
  • Oversees contractor work ensuring it is completed to agreed specifications;
  • Assist General Manager in developing and maintaining the departmental budget;
  • Completes audits as required;
  • Responsible for delivery of orientation and training program in accordance with RHA and other legislative bodies;


  • Diploma in Building Environmental Systems or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of three years’ related experience, preferably in health care industry
  • Must have a good understanding and knowledge of physical plant, HVAC, plumbing, electricity, housekeeping and laundry procedures, etc.;
  • Knowledge of business equipment and computer applications, such as MS Office, payroll processing software, etc.;


  • A competitive compensation and benefits package has been designed to attract star performers.

Please apply in confidence to:

Janice Wagner
Maxwell Management Group Ltd.
1-855-305-4078 ext. 209

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If this opportunity is not a fit for your background and experience please feel free to forward to any interested colleagues

We invite interested candidates to submit their resume in confidence. While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, we will contact only those selected for interviews.

If you are an applicant with disabilities and require accommodations, please let us know at the time of our contact so that we may arrange for their provision.


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