Building Operator

Riverpark Properties - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Riverpark Properties is a third-party property and asset management company located in Calgary, Alberta. Riverpark manages a portfolio of 1.9 million square feet of office, industrial and retail properties for a variety of clients. We are currently active in Calgary, Airdrie and Red Deer.

Riverpark works closely with property owners as a trusted advisor and partner, offering a flexible approach that is tailored to their needs. Our team is passionate about what we do and is motivated by our core values:

· We pay attention.

· We care.

· We ask why.

We are looking for an energetic and service-oriented experienced Building Operator to join our firm. In this role, the selected candidates will have diverse responsibilities and make a significant impact on the organization every day.

Position Summary:

Our Building Operators are an essential part of our operations team. Reporting to the Senior Operations Manager, you will oversee a diverse portfolio of properties and fulfill a wide variety of maintenance, repair, supervision and service functions for our properties.

Core Responsibilities:

· Prepare and maintain building operations information and keep service logs current

· Complete preventative maintenance tasks for each property

· Fulfill a reoccurring position in our On-Call rotation

· Respond professionally to tenant service requests in a timely manner, completing updates in Angus Anywhere and following up until completion

· Conduct scheduled inspections, including vacant space checks, building exterior rounds, common areas and utility rooms reviews

· Conduct ABSA mandated boiler checks and log sheets

· Troubleshoot building and equipment problems

· Supervise maintenance contracts and contractors to ensure work is completed properly, in a timely manner and in accordance with the quoted scope of service

· Ensure that all safety rules and procedures are followed, minimize safety hazards, and maintain a clean working environment

· Complete general housekeeping of interior as required

· Ensure exterior of properties are maintained in a tenant and customer friendly manner

· Exteriors to be safe, clean, free of litter with particular attention to mitigating slip or trip hazards

· Participate in delivering landlord work and tenant improvements. Monitor and inspect all work to ensure code compliance and adherence to specifications. Assist with preparation of deficiency lists and report concerns

· Obtain competitive service and maintenance quotes as required, review and provide a recommendation to Property Manager and Director of Operations

· Various other duties as assigned


· 4th or 5th Class Power Engineer’s Certificate of Competency

· 3-5+ years’ building operation and maintenance experience

· Valid class 5 driver's license and reliable vehicle for transportation

· Must be able to respond to after-hours emergencies

· Must successfully complete a criminal background check

· First aid certificate, WHMIS certification considered an asset

· Practical hands-on experience servicing multiple buildings daily is an asset

· Basic knowledge and understanding of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, Building and Fire Codes is an asset

· Computer skills including Microsoft Outlook and working knowledge of Angus Anywhere or similar building maintenance software is an asset

Personal Attributes:

· Excellent communication skills

· Demonstrates “Pride of Ownership” and can provide prompt, professional and courteous service to tenants

· Ability to work and communicate within a team, as well as independently

· Self-motivated, attention to detail and proven organizational skills

· Good judgment and ability to establish priorities

· Physically fit and capable of lifting 25kg

Job Type: Full-time


  • Dental Care
  • Disability Insurance
  • Extended Health Care
  • Life Insurance
  • On-site Gym
  • On-site Parking
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Vision Care


  • 8 Hour Shift

COVID-19 considerations:
Safety is paramount and PPE is provided for all staff. We encourage safe COVID -19 practices such a physical distancing and masks when the 2M distance can not be followed.


  • Building Operator: 5 years (Preferred)


  • First Aid Certification (Preferred)
  • 5th Class Boiler Ticket (Required)

Work remotely:

  • No