Facilities Coordinator

Canadian Film Centre, 2489 Bayview Avenue

Start Date
January 04, 2021

Reports to
Director, Finance & Facilities

Application Deadline
December 11, 2020


End Date
December 31, 2021

Job Description

The Facilities Coordinator is responsible for performing routine maintenance, assisting with outsourced services (cleaning, snow removal, HVAC) and general upkeep of eight (8) CFC buildings; the Main House, Pavilion, Gatehouse, Greenhouse, Stable and three (3) small cottages situated on eight (8) acres of property. This position requires excellent building maintenance skills as well as some office skills.


  • Assist the Director in the management of the physical facility and equipment
  • Maintain the appearance and operation of the buildings at optimal levels
  • Regular inspection of the buildings, grounds, and equipment
  • Ensuring equipment is clean and well maintained i.e. noting repair and replacement needs
  • Perform monthly health & safety inspections (interior and exterior), ensure compliance with safety requirements and participate in safety training as required
  • Perform preventative and corrective maintenance in a timely manner (minor electrical, plumbing and mechanical repairs)
  • Respond promptly and courteously to facility service requirements (office moves, room set-ups, events services, etc.)
  • Janitorial duties include snow removal (at entrances), de-icing, spill cleanup, etc. as required
  • Organize and update documents on the server for the Facilities Department
  • Responsible for the issuance, return and maintenance of security swipe cards/fobs
  • Maintain the facilities supplies inventory
  • Respond to building emergencies and security calls 24/7
  • Communicate deficiencies and provide suggestions for enhancements/repair


  • Certificate or diploma in facilities maintenance or equivalent
  • 2+ years’ in building maintenance or related trade
  • Strong knowledge of the building and fire codes, health and safety regulations and building mechanical/electrical/security systems
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with employees, contractors and service providers
  • Ability to effectively manage and prioritize multiple responsibilities with competing priorities
  • Ability to climb stairs, use ladders, lift or carry items of varying and substantial weight as required
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Ability to use common power tools
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to communicate effectively (oral and written)


  • Knowledge of cleaning chemicals and supplies
  • Familiarity with Safety Data Sheets
  • Joint Health and Safety Certified 

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to careers@cfccreates.com by November 20, 2020 and indicate “Facilities Coordinator” in the subject line.

The CFC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation during any stage of the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources at hr@cfccreates.com.

We thank all interested applicants; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted. No telephone calls please.