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Manager Operations, Housing York Inc.

York Region

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Job Id #: 20323
Community and Health Services
Branch: Housing Services
Location: Newmarket, Ontario
Salary Range:  $111,297 - $130,913 annually This is a Non-Union position. Temporary Full-Time, Approx. 12 months,

  • Reporting to the Director, Housing Operations, is responsible for leading the property management program of Housing York and providing service oriented and efficient business processes in delivery of the program;
  • Providing leadership and motivation for the property management team in the delivery of quality tenant services that build and sustain healthy communities,
  • Including tenant engagement strategies, fiscal management, effective preventative and repair maintenance programs, delivery on lease obligations and addressing tenancies challenges through supportive, creative and accountable approaches to problem solving.
  • Successful completion of a University Degree in Social Sciences, Business Administration, Urban Studies or a related discipline or a recognized property management designation by an accredited institution such as I.H.M. in the field of property management or approved equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum five (5) years progressive experience in property management or project management or social science field, including demonstrated managerial or leadership experience.
  • Valid Ontario Class “G” Driver’s License and reliable vehicle for use on corporate business.
  • Knowledge of related legislation, policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including customer service, communication, team work, initiative/self management and accountability, and flexibility/adaptability.
  • Management competencies including collaboration, strategic thinking, results/achievement focus, human resources management, leadership, financial management, business planning, decision making/judgement, representation and professionalism and job knowledge.
  • Knowledge of social housing programs, related policies, procedures and processes and the ability to understand, interpret and apply related legislation.
  • Knowledge of budget process and business planning.
  • Computer literacy utilizing MS Office applications with proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, database and presentation software applications.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, negotiation, presentation, report writing and mediation skills.
  • Contemporary staff supervisory skills including knowledge of collective agreement administration and interpretation, labour relations principles and practices, and relevant employment legislation.
  • Leadership ability to motivate staff and foster a positive team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret a variety of legislation and data, analyse issues and make timely decisions.
  • Ability to work outside of normal business hours, as required.
To Apply:

Please apply on-line at by Thursday, February 23, 2017, quoting competition #20323. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For additional information on The Regional Municipality of York, please visit the above-mentioned website.

Manager Operations, Housing York Inc. York Region Ontario

Expiry Date: 2017-02-23
Date Posted: 2017-02-09
Province: Ontario
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