Power Engineer (Part-Time)

Job description

Job Description:

This position is at NIH Comox Valley and NIH Campbell River

Will work with tools of the trade. Operate, troubleshoot, maintain and repair boilers, HVAC equipment/systems, electrical equipment/systems, plumbing equipment/systems and refrigeration equipment/systems (specifically heat pumps and split systems) to achieve the most economical and efficient results.


  • Maintenance of all mechanical, electrical and craft services, ensuring operation within design capabilities and achieving proper environmental conditions prescribed by client.
  • Maintain the efficient operation of the facility equipment and systems.
  • Perform requisite daily communication with Supervisor and Building Personnel on matters relating to the services performed.
  • Develop operating instructions and procedures for equipment and systems.
  • Establish and maintain periodic operational testing schedules for critical systems and equipment.
  • Evaluate all equipment and systems operationally and provide Supervisor with a list of deficiency items and recommendations for improvement.
  • Escort and observe subcontracted jobs to outside concerns for building services that have been outsourced by client.
  • Possess the requisite licenses and permits required by local laws and ordinances to operate, repair and maintain the facility equipment and systems.
  • In conjunction with client, establish a program for the acquisition, storage and accountability of all operating materials, tools and equipment.
  • Establish performance standards for each phase of work, adhering to standard practices and quality levels.
  • Carry out C&W Services policies and procedures concerning safety, administrative requirements, standards, practices and work methods.
  • Perform any additional duties on an as required basis where such duties are within the scope of contractual limitations.
  • Willing to work a variety of shifts including but not limited to days and nights as well as weekends. There is a shift schedule in place that will be followed.


  • Two years of experience working within a general building maintenance in a lead role; experience working in a Hospital facility will be considered a strong asset.
  • Current knowledge of best practices of professional preventative and predictive maintenance practices, methods and equipment
  • Experience and familiarity with WHMIS, Provincial Safety statutes and basic applicable building codes, regulations
  • Comfortable with the use of Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS), Building Automation System (BAS) and Microsoft Office 2013 applications.
  • Client relationship management skills
  • Strong organizational and planning skills with prioritizing and multi-tasking abilities to meet time sensitive deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrate a high level of professionalism and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Flexibility to work outside of core hours when business needs dictate.
  • This position requires a valid TSBC ticket of Fourth Class or higher.
  • Must be fully vaccinated against COVID 19

Work remotely

  • No

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $33.55 per hour


  • Extended health care


  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Every Weekend
  • Morning shift
  • Night shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Courtenay, BC: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)


  • Building Maintenance: 2 years (preferred)


  • TSBC Power Engineering ticket of Fourth Class or higher (required)

C&W Facility Services Inc.