ProTrans BC Building Services Technician Full Time in Richmond, BC

ProTrans BC

Branch Richmond BC CA

Building Services Technician
Richmond, BC

Electrical, plumbing, HVAC, building services/building maintenance or millwright. Previous experience in facilities maintenance or building maintenance is an…


Job Title: Building Services Technician

Job ID: EXT-0009-2018

Location: Richmond, BC

Full/Part Time: Full Time, Regular

No. of Positions: 1

The Building Services Technician (BST) acts as an integral member of a team responsible for the
maintenance of Canada Line buildings, structures, facilities and the mechanical systems within. The BST
supports meeting the availability and quality criteria in the operating contract and the requirements of the
business, including preventative maintenance, inspections and corrective maintenance of assets. The BST
ensures accurate records of all maintenance activities and asset condition are kept. The BST works within
the Building Services team in which exists a mutual cooperation amongst members. All BSTs promote and
ensure the consistent adoption of safe working practices whether working as an individual, as part of a
group or when escorting Contractors..


• Maintain Canada Line buildings, structures, and facilities; meet the availability and quality criteria in the
operating contract and the requirements of the business

• Carry out preventative and corrective maintenance tasks throughout the system including, but not limited

• Perform inspection, maintenance and replacement of lighting systems
• Inspection, maintenance and light duty repair of HVAC systems
• Inspection, maintenance and light duty repair of Plumbing systems
• Inspection, maintenance and light duty repair of Door systems including badge entry systems
• Inspection, maintenance and light duty repair of train wash system

• Perform general facility duties such as painting, drywall repair, graffiti removal, light cleaning,
maintenance of landscaping, snow removal, office furniture relocation and parts delivery

• Ensure that planned maintenance inspections and activities are completed on schedule per the
Computerized Maintenance Management System (JDE Edwards Enterprise)

• Actively and independently search maintenance database on daily basis to reduce backlog of activities
• Ensure that accurate records of maintenance and asset condition are maintained
• Oversee the deployment and escort of contractors throughout the railway system and ensure they are

working safely, meeting contract specifications, and adding value
• Maintain tools and materials on service vehicle to perform maintenance activities safely and proficiently
• Comply with Job Hazard Analysis and Stepback programs to ensure that safety standards are enforced

and constantly improved
• Assist and liaison with other departments (Guideway, Electronics, Vehicles, Operations) when additional

assistance is required
• Task prioritization to ensure timely and efficient response to deficiency reports from Control Room or
• Supervisor
(Full job description available upon request)


• Five years experience of facilities maintenance work in a service, operating, or industrial industry.
• Preference will be given to applicants with a journeyman qualification in any combination of the

following: electrical, plumbing, HVAC, building services/building maintenance or millwright
• Ability to communicate and write in English
• Work effectively independently or as a member of a team
• Knowledge of the regulations governing electrical installations in buildings, HVAC systems, boilers,

safety procedures for maintaining electrical, mechanical plant, and civil structures
• Previous experience in facilities maintenance or building maintenance is an asset
• Must be capable of working outside in all weathers to ensure scheduled work is completed to enable the

guideway to be returned to operation
• Ability to work at heights (ladder, scaffold, elevated work platform, rooftop)
• A current BC Class 5 drivers license
• Proven track record for safe use of equipment
• Ability to promote and maintain good working relationships with the Control Room staff and respond in a

prompt manner; Ensure that communication is maintained throughout a failure scenario so that Control
Room staff can make informed decisions on how to best manage the service around the failure.


Posting Date: February 15, 2018

Closing Date: Until Filled

Hourly Rate of Pay: $38.47/hour


To apply, please visit the Career Centre at http://canadaline.snclavalin.com . We appreciate all responses
and advise that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls or emails

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Richmond, BC, CA
Posted on: 2018-03-15
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