GWL Building Advisors Job Opportunity

Building Operator
TITLE: Building Operator, GWL Realty Advisors
STATUS: Permanent
TO APPLY: Please send interested profiles to with subject line "Resume BO Halifax"
We’re looking for a Building Operator to ensure that our buildings are being managed and maintained in a safe, presentable, and environmentally friendly manner.
Position: Building Operator
Location: Halifax,  NS 
Posting Start Date: 7/22/2022
Date Posted: 7/22/2022

  • Assist in the efficient, effective, and successful control of all base building equipment and systems such as chillers, boilers, centrifugal pumps, and various air-handling systems, etc.
  • Assist contractors in the completion of required tasks. Obtain estimates and quotations for proposed work in the building as required.
  • Perform water treatment chemical testing, critical system testing including automatic transfer switches, base building, and tenant generators.
  • Actively participate in energy management practices for all mechanical and ventilation systems.
  • Provide tour and inspection reports on an ongoing basis. Support maintenance of and ongoing improvements to WHMIS and environmental health and safety programs.
  • Ensure cleanliness and housekeeping conditions are fully observed to only the highest standard.
  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance using Angus PM system.
  • Perform demand maintenance and repairs to required fans, pumps, etc. as required.
  • Ensure that all Corporate OH&S Policies, Procedures and Programs are implemented and strictly followed, including Environmental, Sustainability, and Property Management Policies and Procedures.
  • Track and schedule work, ensuring all annual compliance testing and inspections are completed.
  • Manage tenant work order requests using the Angus TR system while ensuring tenants are satisfied with building operation matters.
  • Maintain operator logs, checklists, and inspections.
  • 2+ years of experience in commercial property management operations
  • Strong knowledge of Building HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical, BAS Systems and Life Safety Systems.
  • Second class or better NS or interprovincial refrigeration plant operator license or the ability to obtain said license within the first two years of employment within our second-class refrigeration plants, a refrigeration and air conditioning mechanic certificate of qualification issued under the NS Apprenticeship and Trades Qualifications Act, or an equivalent certification.
  • Valid drivers license
  • A highly collaborative & team-oriented personality as we all work closely together, and problem solve together
  • A hands-on mechanical professional with strong trouble-shooting skills
  • Passion for sustainability and energy management
Status: This listing expires on: 7/22/2023