Building Technician

Location: Hartford, CT

Location: Hartford, CT

Olymbec owns and manages a diverse portfolio of industrial, office, retail, and residential properties located throughout Canada and the United States. Olymbec’s Global headquarters are located in  Montreal, QC and the U.S. Headquarters are in Memphis, TN. Olymbec is located in key markets across the United States including; Dayton, Dallas, Columbus, Atlanta, Las Vegas, St. Louis, Memphis, Hartford, Indianapolis and West Virginia.

Under the direct supervision of the Regional Property Manager we seek to hire an energetic, dynamic and experienced Building/Maintenance Technician who is willing to work on general building and property maintenance. The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a fast-paced highly collaborative environment with team members who support, encourage and are committed to providing excellent service to our tenants. The ideal candidate is responsible for performing highly diversified tasks to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production and facility equipment according to safety and maintenance systems and processes.

Essential Functions

  • Perform repair or general Maintenance work of facilities, buildings, grounds and equipment at various sites including electrical, HVAC, carpentry, plumbing, and painting
  • Performing minor repairs and troubleshooting locks, and doors.
  • Building alarms, and responding to alarm calls after and during regular working hours
  • Responsible for completion of all maintenance service requests as assigned
  • Complete make-ready process of vacant spaces
  • Schedule and compete “Preventative Maintenance Program”
  • Monitor and maintain building systems
  • Knowledge of fire panels and fire sprinkler systems


  • Ability to use various power and hand tools
  • Should follow oral and written instructions
  • Communicate efficiently and fluently in both written and oral form
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships
  • Team player
  • Basic measuring
  • Knowledge of code a plus
  • Organized
  • Task oriented
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Willing to get dirty
  • Plumbing
  • HVAC
  • Locks
  • General Maintenance
  • Painting
  • Electrical

Supervisory Responsibility

This position has no supervisory responsibilities

Work Environment

  • This job requires working in commercial spaces including but not limited to industrial, warehouse, and office environments.
  • This position will require working indoors and outdoors in various climate conditions ranging from very hot to very cold with rain to very hot and humid. This may include confined locations.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Regularly requires sitting, walking, bending, and lifting for prolonged periods of time.
  • The employee must have a full range of body movements including the use of hands feet and fingers to handle or feel objects and must be capable of bending, reaching, and crouching.
  • Able to handle or feel objects and use tools and equipment and must be capable of bending, reaching, crouching, climbing and crawling.
  • Must have command of all five senses sight, hearing, touch, smell and taste. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust and focus. Must hear and speak well enough to conduct business over the telephone or face to face for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to lift 75 pounds
  • Must be able to exert up to 20 pounds of force
  • Must be able to use a ladder

Education and Experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Trade school preferred
  • The ideal candidate will have minimum (5) five years experience doing general maintenance work in a commercial space.
  • Clean driving record
  • Clean criminal history
  • Ability to work independently

Working Hours

Typical workweek is forty (40) hours per week. Work hours are from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. During peak times and seasonal extreme weather-related events, position may require longer hours.


Must be willing to travel to various properties within the state of Connecticut.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

Must have a valid driver’s license and insurance.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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