Black & McDonald’s Saskatchewan Service team is growing! If you are committed and collaborative professional looking to contribute to a hard-working, innovative team, this opportunity is for you.

Reporting to the Service Supervisor, the Building Operator will complete regularly scheduled preventative building maintenance tasks in a timely manner, ensuring that the building operates safely and efficiently. The Building Operator will coordinate, manage and inspect work and services provided by any subcontractors or service providers. The position also requires compliance with Black & McDonald codes of conduct, health, safety and environmental policies and safe work practices along with any customer specific protocol.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Respond to environment/comfort complaints
  • Perform shift tours and log readings
  • Start-up/shut down and preventive maintenance on major building equipment
  • Diesel, fire alarm, life safety tests
  • Filter changing, belt changing
  • Perform minor repairs including: replace washers, faucets, sinks, clear toilets and drains, clean grease traps and sumps, re-pack valves, replace lamps, reset breakers
  • Order and maintain supply inventory
  • Oversee work performed by sub-trades
  • All types of general building maintenance and repair
  • Electrical trouble shooting and minor repair
  • Maintenance and minor repairs of wiring devices and conduit
  • Maintenance and minor repairs of motor control centres, switches, breakers and switchboard components, fixtures, branch circuit wiring, transformers, capacitors, transfer schemes, electrical and pneumatic control devices
  • Perform daily regular duties, equipment adjustment and minor plumbing repairs
  • Utilize BAS system
  • Other tasks as agreed upon by the client & Black & McDonald


  • Communicates Effectively
  • Customer Focus
  • Problem Solving and Innovation
  • Values and Respects Others


  • 2-4 years’ experience in a technical occupation related to HVAC services and equipment
  • Some Building Automation Controls experience
  • 5th Class Power Engineer including Fireman’s Certificate preferred


  • Good analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent customer service skills with desire to exceed customer expectations
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills required
  • Follows instructions both, written and verbal
  • Maintains a professional demeanor at all times with fellow employees, subs and customer
  • Accomplishes all duties and tasks as assigned
  • Complies with all company policies and procedures and adheres to company standards
  • Must be able to work on ladder or scaffold at various heights
  • Must be able to lift up to 30 kg (bending and lifting is required)
  • Must be able to work in confined spaces
  • Must be available for On-Call work
  • Must be able to pass Federal Government Security Clearance
  • A clean drivers abstract is required for this position

Black & McDonald welcomes and encourages applications from persons with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.