Staff Recognition

Building Operations: Nominations for Staff Excellence Awards

These awards identify acts of exceptional service, recognize the staff member who performed them, and reward and celebrate their contributions. Staff are nominated by their peers or management to receive awards in the following categories that reflect Building Operations overall strategies:

  • Employee Engagement: Provides a safe inclusive and healthy workplace where people feel respected, supported, valued and inspired.  Includes; work environment, health & safety, well being, values and culture
  • Leadership Development: Exemplifies exceptional qualities of either a formal or informal leader and exhibits confident and empowered behaviour throughout their work and leadership. Includes;  accountability, inclusion and professional development
  • Asset Stewardship: Contributes to maintaining and improving our assets and spaces in a sustainable manner and ensuring our spaces are safe, efficient and effective. Includes; enhancing asset information, safe maintenance & operations and sustainability
  • Innovation: Contributes innovative ideas and/or facilitates an innovative environment where excellence and greatness are enabled.  Includes; creating and facilitating open and empowering work environments, idea curation and execution and greatness in staff
  • Customer Experience: Exhibits a mindset and actions that propel excellence in Customer Service and improves the customer experience throughout our community. Includes; fostering community needs, tools & technology and outstanding service levels
  • Inspiration; Of particular note is our Kim Nulty Staff Excellence Award for Inspiration. Named after a member of our staff who consistently demonstrated excellence across all categories above, this award goes to individuals who have consistently performed at a high level in at least three criteria. To receive this award is one of our department’s highest honours.

Complete the form below, or e-mail Caroline MacLeod at to nominate an exceptional staff member for our 2021 annual awards.

Staff Excellence Award Nomination

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