Facility operation and maintenance managers

Facility operation and maintenance managers

NOC
0714

Manage and evaluate the operations or maintenance of a wide range of commercial, transportation and recreational facilities.

Quick facts

3 Year Outlook

Good
Good

3 Year Job Openings

149
 

Median Hourly Wage

$36.00
$21.00
Low
$60.10
High

Median Salary

$54,442
 

Typically Required

University

Employed

1,131
 

% Working Full Time

93%
 

% Working Full Year

79%
 
Job details

Full NOC Description

Facility operation managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of commercial, transportation and recreational facilities and the included real estate. Facility operation managers are employed by a wide range of establishments, such as airports, harbours, canals, shopping centres, convention centres, warehouses and recreational facilities. Maintenance managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the maintenance department within commercial, industrial, institutional, recreational and other facilities.

Main Duties

Facility operation managers perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of commercial, transportation and recreational facilities and the included real estate
  • Oversee the leasing of space in the facility and the included real estate and the development of marketing strategies
  • Plan, organize and direct administrative services such as signage, cleaning, maintenance, parking, safety inspections, security and snow removal
  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate construction projects to modify commercial, transportation and recreational facilities and real estate
  • Oversee the installation, maintenance and repair of real estate infrastructures including machinery, equipment and electrical and mechanical systems
  • Plan and manage the facility's operations budget
  • Prepare or oversee the preparation of reports and statistics related to areas of responsibility
  • Hire and oversee training and supervision of staff.
  • Maintenance managers perform some or all of the following duties:
  • Direct the maintenance and repair of an establishment's machinery, equipment and electrical and mechanical systems
  • Develop and implement schedules and procedures for safety inspections and preventive maintenance programs
  • Co-ordinate cleaning, snow removal and landscaping operations
  • Administer contracts for the provision of supplies and services
  • Plan and manage a facility's maintenance budget
  • Hire and oversee training and supervision of staff.

Also Known As

  • airport manager
  • arena manager
  • campus maintenance manager
  • facilities maintenance head
  • facility operations manager
  • harbour master
  • maintenance and service superintendent
  • maintenance manager
  • maintenance support services chief
  • mechanical services superintendent
  • plant maintenance superintendent
  • recreation facility manager
  • shopping centre manager
  • warehouse manager
Requirements

Employment Requirements

  • Facility operation managers require completion of a college or university program in business administration or in a discipline related to facility operation and maintenance or An equivalent combination of technical training and experience in administration or maintenance.
  • Maintenance managers require completion of a college or university program in electrical or mechanical engineering or in another discipline related to building maintenance or An equivalent combination of technical training and experience in building maintenance.
  • Several years of supervisory experience in facility operations or maintenance are usually required.

Provincial Regulation

Not Provincially Regulated

Employment by Sex

The following graph shows the percentage of men and women working in this occupation in New Brunswick.

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17.1%
Female
82.9%
Male
Employment by age

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick by age group.

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1.4%
15-24
8.5%
25-34
25.9%
35-44
34.9%
45-54
23.1%
55-64
6.1%
65+
Employment by highest level of education

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick by highest level of education achieved.

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5.7%
No Certificate, Diploma or Degree
29.7%
High School, Diploma or Equivalent
13.9%
Apprenticeship or Trades Certificate or Diploma
33.0%
College or University Below Bachelor Level
17.7%
University - Bachelor Level or Above
Employment by Industry

The following graph shows the industry groups in which the largest shares of persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick are employed. Small percentages for all top three industry groups may suggest employment for this occupation is widely distributed amongst many industry groups.

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15.0%
Real estate and rental and leasing
12.7%
Manufacturing
8.9%
Transportation and warehousing
63.4%
All Other Industries
Employment by Economic Regions

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons employed in this occupation in New Brunswick by which economic region they reside in.

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10.90%
Northeast
35.10%
Southeast
28.40%
Southwest
19.40%
Central
6.20%
Northwest
Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

The following map displays New Brunswick’s five economic regions. An economic region (ER) is a grouping of counties, created as a standard unit for analysis of regional economic activity across Canada.

Annual Median Salary by Economic Regions

The following graph shows the median salary of all persons employed in this occupation in each of New Brunswick’s five economic regions.

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$55,046
Northeast
$49,983
Southeast
$70,782
Southwest
$46,125
Central
$65,854
Northwest
Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

The following map displays New Brunswick’s five economic regions. An economic region (ER) is a grouping of counties, created as a standard unit for analysis of regional economic activity across Canada.

Hourly Median Wages by Economic Regions

The following represents the median hourly wage of all persons employed in this occupation in each of New Brunswick’s five economic regions.

Northeast

$36.00
$21.00
Low
$60.10
High
No Data Available
No Data Available

Central

$36.00
$21.00
Low
$60.10
High
No Data Available
Salary

This following represents the median salary of all persons employed in this occupation compared to the median salary of workers employed in this occupation that work full-time year-round.

All Workers Employed in this Occupation

$54,442

Workers Employed Full-time, Full-year

$59,279

This following represents the median salary of persons employed in this occupation across each of the Atlantic Provinces and nationally.

New Brunswick

$54,442

Newfoundland

$57,808

Prince Edward Island

$34,403

Nova Scotia

$56,362

Canada

$60,524
Employment Outlook

The following represents the number of job openings that are expected to occur in this occupation over the next three and ten years respectively, broken down by openings expected to result from growth (“new jobs”) and openings expected to result from attrition (death and retirements).

Three Year Outlook

Total Openings: 3 Year

149
 

New Jobs: 3 Year

0
 

Retirements/Deaths: 3 Year

147
 

Ten Year Outlook

Total Openings: 10 Year

512
 

New Jobs: 10 Year

10
 

Retirements/Deaths: 10 Year

500