Wanted: Building Operator

October 7, 2019

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Comply with company policies and procedures at all times and ensure building standards and efficiencies are maintained;
  • Conduct appropriate at all times and present an acceptable appearance while on-site performing the duties of the position;
  • Perform and complete all assigned duties & responsibilities with minimum supervision as per agreed schedules;
  • Work closely with all departments to ensure smooth building operations;
  • Good understanding of the building operations including but not limited to BAS, HVAC, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, life safety, etc and ensure all equipment and systems are operated in a safe and efficient manner;
  • Conduct inspections and enter the appropriate record logs, in order to track that equipment, is maintained in good working order;
  • Take daily readings of all major equipment including but not limited to air supply temperatures, water temperatures and pressure readings, etc. document and inspect for irregularities in readings;
  • Take water samples daily of the pool to ensure that the chemical and PH levels are in accordance with Alberta Health standards
  • Complete when delegated any minor maintenance and repairs as required if not under service contracts; such as belt & filter replacement, lamp replacement, housekeeping of common areas, washroom and plumbing repair work, etc;
  • Conduct daily regular interior, exterior and roof inspections of properties for damage and perform or arrange repairs;
  • Ensures signage and lighting is in good working condition;
  • Maintain access to a list of up to date and accurate emergency contact information and regularly review the procedures for life safety, emergency response, and the fire safety plan;
  • Monitor building security system, fire alarm panel and sprinkler system regularly for proper operation and report any discrepancies. Complete weekly, bi-weekly and monthly testing where required;
  • Ensure all health, safety and security procedures are adhered to and areas of concern are reported to the appropriate parties in a timely manner in order to limit exposure to liability and loss;
  • Inspect & test fire protection equipment & backup power systems at recommended intervals for proper operation in order to meet legislative requirements and ensure tenant and customer safety;
  • Participate in conducting the required fire drills;
  • Respond to tenants in a timely manner when work orders are assigned, and assist in solving problems as required. Perform or facilitate services as required.
  • When on-call, respond to after hour calls and or emergencies;
  • Respond and assist with seasonal building requirements, including snow clearing/removal, salting, and seasonal planting and watering, perimeter washing, irrigation blowdowns, etc;
  • Maintain shop and equipment inventory, request replacement inventory as required;
  • Maintain cleanliness and service of all common areas and mechanical rooms;
  • Complete any other duties as requested or required by the organization’s Standard Operating Procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Power Engineer 5th Class or equivalent;
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in general maintenance in a residential-commercial, retail or industrial environment;
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical, Fire Alarm, and other related equipment and systems;
  • Sound knowledge of building systems, life safety, and emergency procedures;
  • Hands-on and strong knowledge of general maintenance;
  • Knowledge of applicable Occupational Health and Safety Act, Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS) and First Aid and CPR training;
  • Computer literate;
  • Good oral/written communication and customer service skills;
  • Able to work independently with minimal direction and able to respond quickly to emergency situations;
  • Collaborative worker and effective member of a team;
  • Positive attitude and willingness to work overtime when necessary and respond to emergencies;
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license

Please use our online employment form to apply.