HVAC Technician


HVAC Technician
Halifax, NS
Reference No. AM-12936

Southwest is about offering quality spaces. Whether it’s new residential construction or repositioning an existing property, they believe in going beyond the necessary to create inspiring environments that improve people’s lives through the spaces where they live, shop, work and play. Southwest has an incredible portfolio across the Atlantic Provinces and with close to one billion in new projects on the horizon. They are looking for a proactive, enthusiastic professional who wants to continue to develop their career by joining the Southwest team as an HVAC Technician overseeing the existing portfolio in downtown Halifax, NS.

As the HVAC Technician, you will be responsible for the operational oversight of over 20 properties located throughout the South End of Halifax with a focus on ensuring safety, maintenance and customer service is kept to the highest standards. Working with the Resident Managers and Maintenance Technicians you’ll provide the technical expertise to the HVAC, boiler and other mechanical systems throughout the properties. This includes a pro-active approach to repairs and preventative maintenance, performing inspections and testing on required systems, sensor and equipment, as well as scheduling and overseeing contractors working on site. You’ll also be responsible for monitoring and adjusting building automation controls as needed.

As the ideal candidate you have a minimum of 5 years experience overseeing HVAC and mechanical systems operations or facility and asset maintenance in Real Estate, Construction or Manufacturing industries. A certification in Building Controls, Stationary Engineering, or Refrigeration and formal training in the technical trades would be considered an asset. Along with proven experience overseeing contractor activities related to equipment repair and maintenance, you have demonstrated your ability to ensure preventative and corrective maintenance plans and programs are followed. You have knowledge of and experience with different automated building management systems and you are the type of person who takes initiative and is proud of the work you do to ensure tenants have the best experience possible. Above all else, you stay calm in high pressure situations and can creatively solve problems.

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding role in an entrepreneurial organization that has been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, becoming the HVAC Technician with Southwest Properties is the opportunity for you. As the successful candidate, you will be a part of an environment that promotes teamwork and independent thinkers and you will have the opportunity to build your professional career as Southwest continues to grow. You will be rewarded for your efforts with a comprehensive compensation package.

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If you have questions about the role contact Austin McLennan, Consultant at 902-424-1103.

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