Operations Manager - Harvard Developments Corp.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2023

Company website:

Job contact: Noor Imran,

Location: Regina, SK

Employment Term: full-time


Harvard Developments has an immediate opening for an Operations Manager to join its team in Regina, Saskatchewan. Harvard is a full service real estate management company based in Western Canada that is recognized for its reputation in leadership, flexibility, quality and performance. The company oversees 9 million square feet of commercial properties with regional offices in Regina, Calgary, Edmonton and Winnipeg.

The Operations Manager is accountable to lead a team of building maintenance personnel to deliver an exceptional customer experience, while ensuring that more than 1 million square feet of Class A office property in downtown Regina is well cared for and maintained in a safe and environmentally conscious manner. The Operations Manager will:

  • Deliver customersatisfaction within standards established for safety, comfort, cleanliness, responsiveness, follow up and communication;
  • Oversee workplace safety, risk management, safety training, OH&S compliance and emergency preparedness;
  • Organize the activities of personnel and trades responsible to service, operate and maintain the properties within standards established for fiscal responsibility, environmental stewardship and life-cycle performance;
  • Establish & implement the annual maintenance plan, ensure "best value" procurement and contribute to long-range capital planning, budget preparation and reporting within limits established by the property owner
  • Recruit & develop a highly motivated team to excel in achieving Harvard’s vision, mission, promise and values, and the property owner’s expectations.

What you will bring to the job:

  • 5 or more years property, facility or plant management experience as a first line supervisor of 5 or more personnel, and minimum 3 years responsibility for workplace safety;
  • Proficiency in the English language both written and verbal, as well as strong listening negotiation, collaboration and conflict resolution skills that enable positive and beneficial relationships;
  • Demonstrated organizational, analytical, critical thinking, problem solving, decision-making and attention management abilities to consistently meet deadlines;
  • Advanced technological skills in a Microsoft Office workplace environment;
  • A high level of commitment to customer service and dependable leadership with availability to respond 24 hours each day except during excused absence; and
  • The ability to work independently or collaboratively as circumstances dictate, using personal initiative and sound judgment to achieve desired outcomes schedule and budget.

What you will receive from Harvard:

  • Strong corporate values in a family owned organization;
  • Professional colleagues who work hard and enjoy what they do;
  • A competitive, merit based compensation program with performance incentive;
  • Private industry benefits that include health & wellness, continuous learning opportunities, pension, Group RRSP and the choice of excellent work life balance; and
  • Opportunity to build a career in an accountability-based, team oriented environment.


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