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Position Vacancy Advisory
Building Maintenance Technician II Ref. #M66410
Position(s) Available
1 (Full Time)
Based in
Other Details

Rotational 3 weeks in x 3 weeks out

  This position is in the Facilities Department.

First Air is an equal opportunity employer. Members of designated groups (Aboriginal People, Women, Visible Minorities, and People with Disabilities) are encouraged to apply and self-identify.

Skills and Qualifications

Include, but not limited to, the following minimum skills and qualifications:

  • Post Secondary Education in a related skilled trade/BOMA certification or equivalent work experience in facilities maintenance
  • 3 years progressive experience in a related skilled trade
  • Licensed in a skilled trade
  • Ability to effectively problem solve, take initiative and work as a member of a team
  • Ability to perform physical labour as it relates to facilities maintenance
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks with minimum supervision
  • Ability to read blue prints and working knowledge of codes related to facilities
  • Strong organizational skills including record keeping
  • Strong communication skills
  • Proven customer service skills
  • Basic knowledge of standard office software (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Possess and maintain a valid drivers license
  • Experience operating heavy equipment would be an asset
  • Ability to travel
  • Ability to obtain and retain a Restricted Area Identity Card in accordance with the Airport Restricted Area Access Clearance Program regulated by Transport Canada

Duties and Responsibilities

Interested candidates should be able to perform the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for building maintenance including renovation and refit works
  • Responsible for grounds maintenance to ensure safe and clean access to building occupants
  • Responsible for conducting running electrical repairs
  • Responsible for conducting plumbing repairs such as catch basin and water closet maintenance
  • Responsible for conducting HVAC repairs and predictive maintenance on all building systems
  • Responsible for repairs to Furniture/Fixture/Equipment (FFE)
  • Ensure safety standards are maintained in regards to Fire/Life/Safety including Audits, Inspections, Reporting and Record Maintenance.
  • Ensure that physical security is maintained in working order at all times
  • Assists in the implementation of facility capital and major projects
  • Assists in the maintenance of evacuation plans and drills for Facilities
  • Ensure compliance to building, fire, electrical and other related codes.
  • Liaise with occupants, vendors, contractor`s and landlords to ensure smooth facility operations, including obtaining quotations
  • Travel to First Air Facilities in NU, NT and ON may be required
  • Maintain clean and orderly work areas
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Other duties as assigned

Is this the job for you?

Apply in writing with a cover letter and résumé to:

First Air Human Resources Department
Fax: 613-254-6280

Internal and External candidates will be interviewed simultaneously. Only successful candidates will be contacted for interviews. First Air is committed to employment equity.

This advisory was posted on April 16, 2018.