Building Operator II

The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited - Laval, QC (30+ days ago)

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To maintain all building equipment at optimum performance levels and ensure the building is kept in top condition in order to meet the requirements and expectations of clients for a fully functioning facility.


Perform minor troubleshooting and repairs required for the maintenance and upkeep of equipment such as, but not limited to, replace belts and filters, lubrications, minor part replacement and trouble shooting of minor mechanical/electrical in adherence with local electrical fire and safety codes in order to maintain equipment in good working order and limit the opportunity for incurring major repair bills;
Secure CF property against loss due to theft, fire, liability claims and prosecutions resulting from operations by ensuring 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;
Monitor central plant including auxiliary and related equipment and water treatment by checking all major mechanical controls confirming they are in good working order to ensure a comfortable environment for clients;
Inspect all central equipment and Life Safety equipment, which includes testing of fire protection devices and auxiliary/emergency power systems on a regular basis and report any problems or unusual findings to supervisor in order to minimize damage and cost of repair to all building equipment. Test fuel systems as well;
Respond to clients’ concerns regarding HVAC, electrical, plumbing and general repair issues by solving problems or making recommendations as required in order to reduce repair costs and ensure a high level of customer service to clients;
Update "Vision FM" and Maximo systems by entering data collected from preventive maintenance logs;
General maintenance of all site mechanical, electrical, and HVAC systems, such as but not limited to chillers, boilers, heat pumps, air conditioners, emergency generators, induction units, VAV systems;
Report and log keeping of mechanical systems on a daily, weekly, monthly and annual basis as required;
Other duties as assigned.


Strong communicator, verbal and written
A team player with strong interpersonal skills;
Analytical with strong research skills;
Good problem-solver;
Client-service orientation with a high sense of urgency;
Decisive and practical judge;
Positive and willing to work overtime and respond to emergencies;
Able to work efficiently under pressure.


High School Diploma Required;
Building technician certificate and / or instrumentation and control certificate;
Stationary Engineer Class an asset;
Enrolled in SMA or SMT (BOMA) or Stationary Engineer 4th-B Class; Stationary Engineer 4th-A Class an asset;
Minimum 4 years’ experience in physical plant operations, HVAC and other related equipment preferably in an office building or mixed use environment;
Thorough knowledge of general maintenance procedures, current technology, electrical/mechanical systems and blueprint reading & comprehension;
Good mechanical abilities.


At Cadillac Fairview, we are so much more than our properties. We are building leaders at all levels. We offer the challenge of interesting work, a great organizational culture, the opportunity to collaborate with the best in the business, and support for your growth and development. We reward values-based behavior and superior results with a competitive rewards package that includes best-in-class benefits and pension. Cadillac Fairview is where you can make a difference, and where it all comes together.


At Cadillac Fairview, we believe that people are core to our success. You’ll join a diverse community and award-winning team, where your talent and commitment to excellence are welcomed, valued and respected. Are you up for the challenge?

CF is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment. If you need accommodation during the recruitment, assessment, and/or selection process, please notify your HR contact or email

Additional Qualifications

Certificates & Designations, Engineering Technician / Technologist
Community College, HVAC & Other Trades is required
Committed to Customers, Customer Service
Demonstrates Functional Expertise