Maintenance Technician, Level 1

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Who We Are: BentallGreenOak is a leading, global real estate investment management advisor and a globally-recognized provider of real estate services. BentallGreenOak serves the interests of more than 750 institutional clients with expertise in the asset management of office, industrial, multi-residential, retail and hospitality property across the globe. BentallGreenOak has offices in 27 cities across thirteen countries with deep, local knowledge, experience, and extensive networks in the regions where we invest in and manage real estate assets on behalf of our clients in primary, secondary and co-investment markets. BentallGreenOak is a part of SLC Management, which is the institutional alternatives and traditional asset management business of Sun Life.

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BentallGreenOak promotes a corporate culture that attracts and retains the highest caliber people. We encourage opportunities for growth, development, and promotion by providing our employees with the resources to work effectively and continually strive to perform better. We are committed to a safe and sustainable work environment.

The opportunity:

The primary objective of the Maintenance Technician Level 1 is to ensure that the assigned building or complex of buildings is being managed and maintained in a safe and environmentally responsible manner and to the highest level of operational efficiency.

What you will do:

  • Primary duties are to assist Building Operators in daily activities.
  • Performing work in accordance to established processes and practices.
  • Perform general maintenance duties with basic knowledge within electrical, mechanical, plumbing systems, carpentry, drywall repairs, painting, light lamp changes, minor plumbing repairs, etc.
  • General maintenance including general housekeeping such as sweeping, litter pick up, shoveling snow, garbage removal, moving/organizing supplies and pressure washing.
  • Clean exterior public areas from litter and debris ensuring building appearance, safety and convenience are upheld at all times.
  • Monitor and maintain all tools and equipment ensuring they are in good working order.
  • Assisting with preventative maintenance and unscheduled repairs;
  • Attending to tenant requests, including minor repairs in tenant spaces.
  • Assist with contractors working under the direction of Building Operator
  • Assisting with environmental assessments and reporting;
  • Participating in corporate occupational health and safety program;
  • Assisting with waste, recycling and hazardous materials issues.
  • Embrace and pro-actively support BentallGreenOak's culture of environmental sustainability, and corporate and social responsibility.
  • Active participation in Preventative Maintenance program.
  • Must be in good physical condition, able to participate in moving of supplies/equipment.
  • Be an integral part of a building operations team;
  • Assisting in enhancing tenant and customer satisfaction and maintaining positive relation
  • through manner in which work is performed and services delivered.
  • Provide backup to other members of the crew when the need arises.
  • Other duties as assigned from time to time based on needs, training, knowledge, and capabilities


  • Embrace and proactively support BentallGreenOak's culture of environmental responsibility and social responsibility
  • Continually seek opportunities to improve energy consumption
  • Quickly respond to and manage environmental hazards
  • Consider sustainability when evaluating options for replacement equipment
  • Participate in tenant and staff community support events as appropriate

Who you are:

  • Minimum of one year of related experience.
  • Good verbal communication skills.
  • Positive personality and professionalism.
  • Reliable vehicle required as transportation may be required to multiple buildings within Edmonton
  • Self-motivated team player who is committed to personal growth and ethical integrity
  • Ability to allocate one’s time effectively and manage tight deadlines;
  • Ability to work under pressure and achieve quality results;
  • Ability to handle multiple demands and competing priorities, adaptable to new ideas and embrace changes; results and detail oriented;
  • Work within an environment that is subject to high paced situations; on occasion requires involvement in repairs or maintenance in inclement weather or uncomfortable environmental working conditions;
  • Ability to resolve problems using facts and sound reasoning;
  • Ability to allocate one's time effectively, manage tight deadlines to achieve goals using logical and strategic approaches.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally, both oral and written;
  • Ability to develop and sustain cooperative working relationships with contractors, tenants and the public.

We thank all applicants for their interest in employment with BentallGreenOak (Canada) LP, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

At BGO, we recognize that each employee’s unique experiences, perspectives, and viewpoints strengthen our ability to create and deliver the best value to our clients, partners, and stakeholders/investors. Therefore, we strongly encourage applicants of all genders, ages, ethnicities, cultures, abilities, sexual orientations, and life experiences to apply to our career opportunities.

BentallGreenOak is committed to equitable hiring practices, and we welcome the opportunity to discuss accommodation and ensure fairness and equity in our hiring process. If you require accommodation, please email us at accessibility@bentallgreenoak.comand include: Job posting number, your name and your preferred method of contact.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Company pension
  • Dental care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Overtime pay

Work Location: In person

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