Maintenance Technician

Location: Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

Department: Asset Management

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

This unique position would suit a trade person who is a ‘jack-of-all-trades’ as it involves a wide range of duties. Under the direction of the Operations Manager and Property Managers you will receive work assignments and direction. Responsibilities are performed both independently, as well as, with the rest of the Asset Management team. This position has daily interactions with building tenants, venue renters, service providers, trades, neighbors and the public. 

Key Responsibilities: 


  • Review properties and tenant spaces and complete building inspection reports.
  • Keep Property Managers and Operations Manager up to date on maintenance issues and future concerns.
  • Review scope of repairs performed by trades are completed to Beedie standards and updates are provided to Property Manager’s and tenants.
  • Help Property Managers compile accurate estimates on immediate repairs/maintenance issues and for future capital planning.
  • Ensure seasonal trades (Landscaping/snow removal etc) complete contractual obligations.
  • Keep tenants informed on timing of maintenance issues and or repairs.


  • Respond to tenant requests and troubleshoot building issues.
  • Arrange for nominated trades to undertake repairs and ensure a Beedie quality repair has been achieved and scope of repairs has been completed.
  • Repair / replace / adjust locks and door closures.
  • Make minor repairs to T-bar ceiling grid and ceiling tile systems.
  • Undertake minor drywall, painting and finish carpentry repairs.
  • Understand and be knowledgeable of construction building, mechanical and HVAC systems to better help, track and find problems once noted and or undertake minor repairs if possible.
  • Understand and be aware of potential hazardous materials contained within a building.


  • Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving abstract.
  • Conduct minor plumbing repairs to stop leaks if possible before a plumber can attend.
  • Help clean up and drying out after minor flooding.
  • Water plants for various buildings
  • Pressure washing of building exterior areas.
  • Roof /drain inspections
  • Weed and scrub brush removal
  • Additional duties as required 

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • At least 5 years of work experience in a similar position or restoration/renovation role
  • Level 1 first aid is an asset as is boom/scissor lift and fall protection training
  • Competency in using online reporting software and Microsoft office suite.
  • Knowledge of BC Building Codes
  • Read and interpret blueprints and building plans
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Work as a team player with fellow co-workers, subtrades and consultants
  • Have attention to detail and good organization skills
  • Professionally represent the Company with excellent customer service skills
  • Be adaptable when working in tenant areas to minimize disruptions
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Can lift up to 50lbs and perform other physically demanding duties
  • Commit to ensuring a safe workplace
  • Punctual, reliable, dependable, and self-motivated
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