Heating Plant Technician

BGIS - Gatineau, QC (7 months ago)

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Job Field:
Facility/Property Management

Job Type:
Full time

Building Location:
SUMMARY

The Heating Plant Technician is responsible for performing preventative and corrective maintenance, routine and on-demand services on facility mechanical and electrical equipment and systems. The Heating Plant Technician is also responsible for performing work in accordance with established processes and practices and for complying with internal and external requirements including but not limited to environmental, health and safety, fire protection.

At this position level:
Performs preventative and corrective maintenance on facility mechanical and electrical equipment and systems
Trades certification or license in one or more of the following - required:

Power Engineering 4th Class
Building Operator Certification through an accredited institution

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Subject to legislative licensing requirements and company policy:

Performs work in accordance to established processes and practices
Complies with all internal and external requirements including but not limited to environmental, health and safety, fire protection
Performs regular facility, facility mechanical and electrical equipment and systems monitoring and inspection, preventative and corrective maintenance to ensure facility uptime objectives are met, uninterrupted client operation and asset integrity of assigned facility are maintained.
Provides observations about facility, facility mechanical and electrical equipment and systems conditions and deficiencies and provides suggestions for enhancement and repair.
Monitors assigned facility by conducting facility walkthroughs, mechanical and electrical equipment and system monitoring and inspection
Maintains, troubleshoots and repairs mechanical and electrical building systems and equipment
Responds to routine and on-demand service requests and performs preventative and corrective maintenance on facility mechanical and electrical equipment and systems
Records resolution data within service maintenance management database. Ensures work completed meets quality, contract response and all other requirements
Receives, tracks, monitors and reports status of maintenance and repair work within service maintenance management database. Initiates documents to obtain formal approval of work required.
Assists in the implementation of preventative maintenance (PM) program. Ensures that deficiencies are identified, recorded and escalated, and that related documentations are maintained.
Participates in and assists with facility-related projects.
Ensures the manner in which work is performed is in compliance with corporate and legislated policies, procedures, practices and guidelines related to environmental, health and safety, fire protection and any other applicable requirements.
Maintains all assigned tools and arranges for repair and replacement where required
Submits all expenditures on a timely basis
Assists in enhancing tenant and customer satisfaction and maintaining positive relations through manner in which work is performed and services delivered.
Other duties as assigned

Work requirements

Must be able and willing to work shifts, be available for on-call/standby and emergency call-outs as they arise.
Must be willing to wear personal protective equipment

MINIMUM EDUCATION: High school education

JOB-RELATED EXPERIENCE: More than one year up to three years

Knowledge & Skills

More than 2 years up to 4 years of facility operations and maintenance work experience
High school diploma plus trades training, certification or licensing
Strong ability to adhere and to properly execute processes and practices relating to facility operations and maintenance
Ability to maintain, troubleshoot and repair mechanical and electrical building systems and equipment
Strong building mechanical and electrical equipment and system troubleshooting and resolution skills
Current knowledge of fire, life, safety and building codes and standards and ability to research and apply related codes and standards
Possesses a strong environmental, health and safety mindset. Strong ability to perform work in a safe manner
Strong client-service orientation along with a high sense of urgency
Effective communication skills for the purpose of data relay, exchange, feedback, and clarification

Licenses and/or Professional Accreditation

One or more of the following:
Power Engineering 4th Class
Gasfitter II
Building Operator Certification through an accredited institution

Demonstrates an interest in completing, working towards or completed one or more of the following - preferred:

Facilities Technician Certification
Systems Maintenance Technician through Building Owners and Managers Institute (BOMI)
Systems Maintenance Administrator through Building Owners and Managers Institute (BOMI)

In addition:
Must meet enhanced security clearance requirements
Valid drivers’ license