Technician- Building Maintenance

June 5 2023
Expected expiry date: June 24 2023
Categories Building services, HVAC,
Montreal, QC | Saint-Laurent, QC | Laval, QC | Dorval, QC • Full time

Are you looking for a stimulating workplace? Are you specialized in repairs and preventive maintenance work? If you are, and are also known to be bilingual, responsible and solution oriented, we’ve been waiting to meet you!

Les Immeubles Karmel was founded in 1992 in Montreal. Since then, we have prioritized our tenants’ comfort and security by providing tranquil living spaces in the heart of our vibrant city. We put our people first in every aspect of our job and are responsible for one-another. Don’t miss the opportunity to join a dynamic and growing team!

 Summary of role:

The Building Maintenance Technician will report to the department Manager and will be accountable for the maintenance of the interiors and exteriors of over 1000 rental units and their common areas. This person will be a key contributor to the team and will collaborate with other technicians. Their goal is to execute various repairs and maintenance work in prevention and as required to ensure the optimal functioning of the rental buildings.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Respond to and tend to the repairs of all maintenance requests that come through our service centre.
  • Execute all minor maintenance work in accordance with their abilities and competencies.
  • Conduct all repairs and maintenance for appliances. i.e.: refrigerators, washers, dryers, and ovens.
  • Execute preventive maintenance work such as: cleaning drains, lubrification of doors and doorknobs, inspection of roofing and others.
  • Deliver cleaning products and other materials to coworkers in buildings.
  • Deliver and install or replace appliances in rentals units
  • Take part in the team meetings to report on work progress and discuss projects
  • Inform management of any defect or concerns in relation to work executed by third parties, especially when it is not part of their scope of work or field.
  • Make recommendations and take part in the continuous improvement of the maintenance and repair work processes.

Desired skills:

  • Are known to be handy and in very good physical condition
  • Can communicate efficiently in both French and English
  • Conducts themselves in a professional and mature manner and with integrity at all times
  • Is adaptable and demonstrated the ability to navigate well through change
  • Is autonomous and proactive all while having team spirit and collaboration
  • Is results- oriented, looks for constant improvement and prides themselves with great customer service
  • Is responsible, organized, meticulous and self-sufficient
  • can multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Is analytical and solved problems with innovative solutions
  • Is able to work outside of typical work hours to manage emergencies
  • Works well with other departments and maintains excellent relationships with peers
  • Has sound judgement and a good sense of priorities
  • Has the ability to manage their stress in a positive and efficient manner

What you need to be successful:

  • Professional diploma in general building maintenance. Other training relevant to the position would be a plus;
  • Have at least 3-5 years of experience in construction, or in repairs and maintenance of rental buildings
  • Good knowledge in electricity, plumbing, HVAC, plastering, painting, tiling or carpentry, (an asset)
  • Trade certificate or license (ASP) would be considered an asset.
  • Have a valid class 5 drivers’ license
  • Ability to work with various technology and platforms daily
  • Must be able to lift and move objects that are above 50lbs.

What do we offer? A Total Rewards package (including but not limited to):

  • Hourly wage: starting at $25 and negotiable depending on experience and credentials.
  • Working equipment: uniforms and boots are offered as per company policy or work contract
  • Vacation: 3 weeks
  • Flexible work schedule based on a 40hr workweek: 7am-3pm, 8am to 4pm, 9am to 5pm.
  • Holidays/sick days: 3 bonus days per year on top of the 2 days that you are legally entitled to for a total of 5 days
  • Employee recognition activities: fun and festive events are organized a few times a year to gather and celebrate our employees
  • Working environment: family oriented and positive
  • Opportunity to work for a company that is growing


Work site: 3205 Boul. Pitfield, Ville St-Laurent (Qué), H4S1H3 and surrounding

Start date: Immediate

We thank all the candidates for their interest in Les Immeubles Karmel; however, we will only contact the candidates who have been retained.

To submit your application, kindly send an e-mail with your resume to ******@******.**

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