Chief Operating Officer

Information Technology
Nova Scotia
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Based in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, ABM Integrated Solutions has grown to over 45 locations across the Atlantic provinces and Ontario, specializing in advanced IT solutions across sectors. With an extensive client base across Canada, ABM offers comprehensive services including IT solutions, cloud services, POS solutions, and more.

Part of Atlantic Corporation Limited, a family-owned business since 1964, ABM is proud to be associated with a company that maintains corporate offices in Port Hawkesbury and Halifax, Nova Scotia, and operates across North America, employing over 8,000 people in healthcare, technology, and transportation.

ABM is searching for their first Chief Operating Officer to join their Executive Team, reporting to the President. Here is a chance to make your mark on a thriving service-industry company grown in NS and spreading across the country.

As the Chief Operating Officer, you will be responsible to:

  • Provide sound overall management of all functions peripheral to operations through effective leadership and prudent financial management;
  • Collaborate with the President to develop strategic plans to achieve organizational goals and measure progress by implementing and monitoring proper KPI’s;
  • Manage operational budgets and expenses and oversee the effective allocation of resources. Ensure sufficient capacity and capability within departments and strategize on capability or capacity issues;
  • Lead the integration of new acquisitions, inspiring confidence to successfully unite people and processes;
  • Identify opportunities to leverage ABM’s strengths and addressing challenges by monitoring and anticipating industry trends.

As the ideal candidate, you:

  • Bring significant experience in senior leadership, ideally within a service-focused industry with a reputation as for being an excellent collaborator and mentor with demonstrated success in building high performance organizations and successfully leading change to optimize operations.
  • Maximize efficiencies and profitability, by developing the necessary business plans, practices and systems.
  • Are highly effective in managing geographically-dispersed functional teams, ensuring team leaders are engaged drivers of continuous improvement and accountable for meeting performance targets.
  • Can lead a diverse team to anticipate and respond proactively to evolving industry needs, while building business cases for successful acceptance by our ownership group.

If you are interested in this opportunity, contact Kevin Stoddart at or Camilla Quaglia at or submit your application online by clicking the "Apply Now" button below.


The principles of equal opportunity employment will be upheld throughout this process. KBRS will also provide support in the recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation in order to participate as a candidate in the recruitment process, please contact or communicate your needs to the recruitment professionals named within this advertisement.