4th Class Engineer with HVAC-Refrigeration

Location: Yellowknife, NT

Full-Time, Permanent

Dexterra, is a dedicated, integrated services company that provides quality integrated facilities management, workforce accommodations and forestry services for our clients across Canada in the natural resources, aviation, defence, retail, commercial and healthcare sectors.

We’re looking for a 4th Class Engineer with HVAC-Refrigeration ticket to join our Facility Services operations team at the NEW Stanton Territorial Hospital in Yellowknife, NWT!

The principal responsibilities of the Engineer are, overall operation, maintenance and monitoring of the building automation system (BAS), CMMS system, HVAC system (including chiller and boiler plant), water treatment systems, Fire Alarm Systems, pneumatic tube system, medical gas and other mechanical/electrical systems or equipment.


Other Details:

  • This role requires a minimum 4th Class Engineer certificate with an HVAC-Refrigeration ticket.
  • This is a Hands-On role and as part of the team, makes rounds in the mechanical rooms and responds to support calls from various departments throughout the hospital, rectifies or isolates the problems and ensures continuity of their related operation following IPAC procedures.
  • This position works 12 hour shifts, on a rotating schedule (days, evenings, nights) and on-call as necessary.
  • Represent the department to colleagues, hospital staff and the public with a positive and professional attitude.
  • Completes assigned tasks in a professional manner and closes the work orders within required time-frame as per Response Time policy.
  • Communicate the work status with the client groups via central call center within the time frame given in response time policy.
  • Adhere to and promote the Occupational Health and Safety legislative and company requirements.
  • Keep and maintain records as required.
  • Participate in educational programs and In-Service training.


What we’re looking for:

  • A Great Attitude!
  • 4th Class Power Engineer certificate with HVAC-Refrigeration ticket.
  • 2-3+ years’ experience in a similar position (hospital or healthcare preferred).
  • Solid communications ability (verbal and written).
  • Computer proficiency, MS Office.
  • Knowledge of Building Automation System (BAS), Plant systems (Chiller, boiler, water treatment), fire alarm/safety systems, pneumatic tube and medical gas systems.
  • On-call availability for technical support as required.
  • A background Vulnerable Sector Screening is required.

What is also nice to have:

  • Healthcare and/or Hospital experience.


Additional information

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We strive to meet the accommodation needs of persons with disabilities and encourage all applicants to make their needs for accommodation known in advance during the application process.

We thank all applicants for considering a career with us; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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