One of the great things about being an international real estate company is the variety of career options we can offer our employees. Combined with our investment in your learning and development, we can empower you to achieve your goals.

You could be managing a real estate portfolio for a large pension fund, buying or selling properties, overseeing a development project, managing or leasing a building, or taking on corporate responsibilities related to finance, human resources, sustainability or communications. As careers go, there’s a lifetime of opportunity here.

Where do you see yourself? 

The Building Operator will be primarily responsible for ensuring that the building is being managed and maintained in a safe and environmentally responsible manner to the highest level of operational efficiency.

Your responsibilities will include:
• Reviewing, monitoring and inspecting all building functions including mechanical and electrical areas; provide direction in maintaining exceptional standards and services; including decisions for various operational modes, equipment logs, inspections, chemical tests, filter changes and temperature concerns
• Providing quotations, recommendations, regular visits and prompt service to building tenants to ensure satisfactory and problem resolution. Order supplies and services based on pre-authorized levels of approval  
• Being responsible for the efficient, effective and successful control of all equipment, maintenance and repair building structures and property in accordance with approved practices, procedures and financial limitations
• Implementing WHMIS, Health & Safety programs and departmental directives
• Providing standby support to on-call maintenance staff as required and attend after hour building emergencies
• Directing and supervising repairs to the building and its equipment
• Being involved in energy management practices for lighting and HVAC and seek to identify areas for improvement
• Performing chemical tests on building water systems; including chilled water back up and base building heating systems.
• Conducting final inspections on all construction to ensure deficiencies are corrected, space conforms to codes, ensure that the space has been built as per the drawings and provide a completed and detailed report
• Preparing and submit reports based on operations
• Completing other duties as may be required.

We want to hear from you if you have:
• 2+ years of experience in a similar role
• 5th Class Building Operator Certificate or Building Operator “A” Certificate
• Valid driver's license and vehicle

• Are knowledgeable about Building HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical, BAS Systems, and Life Safety Systems

During the interview, we’ll ask you to tell us about your: 
• Mechanical/electrical aptitude and trouble-shooting skills
• Exceptional communication, organizational, interpersonal and time management skills
• Willingness to advance knowledge and experience through educational study
• Pride in workmanship and ownership of property
• Exceptional customer service skills

Why work for us?

Beyond your paycheque, we invest in your health, well-being and development, and encourage teamwork and collaboration, so you can do your best work and enjoy life to its fullest.

Are you ready to grow your future with us?

Learn more about our team of professionals, and the exciting new opportunities available with GWL Realty Advisors by reviewing our job openings below. Apply today!

We thank all applicants. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


GWL Realty Advisors is an equal opportunity employer. It prohibits discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. We are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know


This is a full time position

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