Building technician

Reference number:
Montreal (Rosemont metro)
35 hours/week
Field of activity:
Building mechanics
Collegial studies
French & english
-Technical degree in building mechanics, architecture or equivalent -1-2 years of relevant experience in a comparable position -Excellent knowledge of the techniques used in building construction/renovation and good knowledge of service contract management -Good knowledge of spoken and written French -Good knowledge of spoken English -Knowledge of current standards and regulations in the fields of construction and maintenance -Report writing, costing and interpersonal skills -Very good knowledge of new information technologies and software appropriate to the field -Ability to effectively use office software such as Windows, Excel, Access, Word, Internet
Job Summary:
Our client, a large municipal organization, is looking for a Building Technician. Under the supervision of the Administrative Unit Manager, the primary role is to actively participate in the feeding of building information management systems by detecting problems related to the building envelope and common areas of the dwellings.

Your duties will include the following:

-Performs inspection and inventory taking of building stock and components;

-Develops processes and procedures for the physical inspection of buildings and provides training to stakeholders on these activities;

-Analyzes and diagnoses problems concerning the building envelope, common areas of the dwellings and/or electromechanical infrastructures;

-Compiles data for cost/benefit studies in terms of investment in maintenance, major repairs, renovation, regeneration and construction;

Supports the preventive maintenance of the sectors by compiling and analyzing the evaluation reports of the housing components and ensures the follow-up;

-Contributes to the preparation of various statistical reports and cost estimates for renovations and major repairs related to the condition of the building stock;

Assists the Director in the preparation of expert reports or preliminary studies, recommends investment scenarios to maintain the housing stock in good condition and participates in the development of the three-year work program;

-Recommends and entrusts special mandates to specialized firms, verifies the invoices and recommends their payment,

Collaborates on energy consumption controls, assembles analysis tables to evaluate discrepancies, participates in recommendation reports, and in their implementation and follow-up;

-Updates existing databases and creates new computerized databases as required by the department;

-Performs, when required, any other related activities that he/she is reasonably capable of performing.

Temporary appointment until December 31, 2022 with the possibility of extension

Daytime schedule, Monday to Friday (35 hours/week)

Workplace near the Rosemont Metro station
Available positions:
Contact at Excel:
Nathalie Jetté