Operations Manager, Security & Healthcare Technology

Vancouver, Electrical, Technology, Healthcare, Institutional, Management, Burnaby, Nurse Call, RTLS, Security
Hays Electrical construction team is seeking an experienced, professional, and driven Operations Manager for Security & Healthcare Technology. This position will be based out of the Burnaby office and will require some travel to Vancouver Island.

Your New Company:

The company, is passionate about building resilient communities and has been BC's most trusted name in electrical contracting since 1944. They focus on commercial, institutional, and residential projects. Our client also specializes in a wide range of in-house technology solutions, including AV, building automation systems, data networks, healthcare systems, and security. It is important to the client that you have a collaborative nature and can be a team player.

Your new Role:

Reporting to the Director, Technologies, the Operations Manager will manage the Pursuit, Estimating and Project Management team members (10 personnel in Vancouver and Vancouver Island) delivering building security and healthcare technology solutions across BC for large Hospital Projects. Operations Manager

  • Lead and manage a high performing Security & Healthcare Technology team through Pursuit, Estimating and Project Management including Change Order management and Service handover.
  • Manage, coach, and conduct performance management reviews of staff.
  • Provide leadership on strategy, best practices, negotiation, and customer service.
  • Respond to operational escalations on pursuits and projects with a solution focused approach.
  • Monthly reviews of active jobs with project managers.
  • Accountability for financial performance in relation to pursuit, estimating and project management.
  • Assist with the annual budget and quarterly forecasts.
  • Work closely with other leaders in the Security & Healthcare Technology Division to foster collaboration and alignment.
  • Support the BD and Sales team as needed.

What you’ll need to Succeed:

  • 5 + year managing business and project financials, preferably with experience in project accounting.
  • Industry experience and knowledge of Security (access control, CCTV and intrusion detection) and Healthcare Technology (nurse call, RTLS, systems integrations) required.
  • PMP, Security, and/or Engineering qualifications coupled with relevant working experience.
  • Good understanding of security and healthcare industry and technology trends.
  • Familiarity with product lines such as Lenel, Genetec, Avigilon, and/or Ascom preferred.
  • Superior communication, interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Excellent Project Management skills.
  • Sound judgment managing pursuit strategy.
  • Must be highly skilled in problem recognition and resolution.
  • 5 + years managing a high performing team in a similar environment.

What you’ll get in Return:

As the Operations Manager, you will receive a competitive base salary ($115,000-$130,000 dependent on experience) with bonuses, RRSP 6% match, car allowance, vacation, hybrid working model, and more! Further – you will be joining an established and leading team – who invests heavily in its people! Our client is open to candidates outside of BC and can offer a relocation package.

What you need to do Now:

If the opportunity as an Operations Manager sounds like it could be the right next step within your career, apply now – Sarah Robinson, your Hays consultant is looking forward to connecting with those who meet the above qualifications to discuss the next steps. Please note all applications are highly confidential. #1106245


Job Type
Construction and Property

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Sarah Robinson, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Vancouver (EN)
Suite 2150,, 1050 West Pender Street,

Telephone: 604 229 9797