Maintenance Technician

FirstService Residential - Edmonton, AB (30+ days ago)

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Do you aim high? Are you genuinely helpful? Are you looking for a place where you can make a difference, receive ongoing support and training, and build a rewarding, long-lasting career? Then you may be a good fit for FirstService Residential, North America’s leading property management firm.

FirstService Residential is proud to be providing property management service to the highly anticipated, condominium projects the Legends Private Residence, and SKY Residence located in the vibrant ICE District Canada’s largest mixed-use sports and entertainment district.

The Legends, Edmonton’s most luxurious condominium project offers residents the ultimate urban lifestyle, steps away from world-class shopping, dining, retail and entertainment amenities. Atop the JW Marriot Hotel the Legends occupy the 23rd to the 54th floor of spectacular city views, sophisticated amenity spaces and direct access to Rogers Place.

SKY Residences located in ICE District’s Stantec Tower, is the tallest tower in Western Canada with 483 suites situate on floors 30 through 66. SKY offers privileged amenities that come along with the buzz of living in the ICE District.

We are looking for quality people who share our values in doing what’s right, improving residents’ quality of life, building great relationships and truly making a difference for their clients, their colleagues and themselves. Is that you?

The part-time Maintenance Technician will be responsible to preserve the excellent condition and functionality of the premises. Reporting to the Building Operator the Maintenance Technician’s duties will include conducting quality assessments, scheduling repairs, maintaining inventory, and following preventative maintenance procedures.

Our ideal candidate will be a jack-of-all-trades, with in-depth knowledge of maintenance procedures, hydraulic systems, and basic tools and equipment. To excel in this position, you must be an outstanding problem-solver with exceptional communication and organizational skills.


The job duties listed are typical examples of the work performed by positions in this job classification. Not all duties assigned to every position are included, nor is it expected that all positions will be assigned every duty:

  • Conduct inspections on all site mechanical, electrical, and HVAC systems and related equipment including but not limited to water treatment, boilers, heat pumps, roof top units, air conditioners etc., on daily/weekly basis and complete appropriate record logs to ensure 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.
  • Follow preventative maintenance schedules and procedures.
  • Manage heating and plumbing systems to guarantee functionality.
  • Perform general maintenance tasks including painting and carpentry.
  • Continuous reviews of the mechanical rooms and hazardous locations. Isolating and reporting of unsafe and unsightly items and/or areas and immediately communicating to the Building Operator of these conditions.
  • Help develop and implement the budget for the maintenance department.Adhere to all health, safety and security procedures and report areas of concern to the appropriate parties.
  • Ensure resident satisfaction by delivering a prompt, courteous service completing all work in a professional manner while ensuring a positive “resident service” experience to all residents.
  • Maintain the inventory records for equipment and supplies.


  • High school diploma or equivalent qualification.
  • Certificate in HVAC, building maintenance technology or relevant filed is preferred.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in general maintenance in a residential, commercial or retail environment.
  • Sound knowledge of electrical and hydraulic systems.
  • Knowledge of Occupation Health and Safety Act, knowledge of Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHIMIS).
  • Advance understanding of general maintenance procedures and techniques.
  • Computer literate.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

  • Must be fluent in English.
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Great time management skills and ability to prioritize work in order to deliver successful results within agreed upon time frames.
  • Collaborative worker and effective member of a team.
  • Good judgment and decision-making skills.
  • Detail oriented and good organization skills.
  • Positive attitude and willingness to work overtime and respond to emergencies.
  • Adaptable to new ideas and change.
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Physically capable of lifting and moving objects up to 30 pounds as necessary.
  • Phone and face-to-face communication.
  • Walking, standing, and crouching.
  • Use of a computer.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Hours over and above normal office hours will occur, including evenings, holidays, and some weekends. Schedule is subject to change based on business needs.

FirstService Residential would like to thank all those who apply. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

No agencies please.

Job Type: Part-time