Job Details

Maintenance Technician

Location RICHMOND, British Columbia, Canada
Category Distribution Center
Job Opened November 17th, 2021
Education Associate's Degree/College Diploma
Job Number 210006LE
Job Type Full-Time
Remote No

job description


This position provides maintenance services as needed and/or assigned; assisting in a wide variety of maintenance activities; addressing immediate operational and/or safety concerns; assisting skilled trades; and ensuring that tools, materials and vehicles are maintained in good working order and are available at job site when needed.

General Responsibilities:

  • Clean buildings and grounds areas as needed and/or assigned.
  • Coordinate with skilled tradesmen and/or assigned supervisor(s) for the purpose of completing projects and work orders efficiently.
  • Troubleshoot system component parts, office equipment and facility components (e.g. lighting, heating and ventilating systems, alarms, plumbing, security, electrical panels, etc.)
  • Schedule, perform and document a wide variety of general and semiskilled maintenance activities (e.g. carpentry, painting, electrical, etc.).  
  • Repair furniture and building system components as needed
  • Respond to emergency situations during and after hours for the purpose of resolving immediate safety concerns.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning of the work unit


  •  Minium of some post-secondary education.  Prefer candidate with technical diploma.
  • Have welding experience
  • Must be able to work Monday to Friday with occasional work on weekends; flexible to work afternoon shifts when required.
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Satisfactory completion of company mechanical and electrical tests will be required.
  • Knowledge of high and low voltage systems would be an asset
  • Plumbing and Pipe Fitting would be an asset.
  • Capability to read and understand mechanical drawings and electrical schematics, building blueprints, procedure manuals, operating and maintenance manuals.
  • Strong understanding of health and safety requirements related to maintenance.
  • Must be able to prioritize and meet deadlines while working with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to take the initiative when required and strong sense of urgency with the capacity to accomplish results under pressure.
  • Must be able to work in a professional, fast-paced environment and be willing to deal with shifting priorities.
  • Consistently and independently, lift up to a minimum of 25 kgs

Your Life and Career at HBC:

  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner- operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance.
  • Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, vision and dental).
  • An amazing employee discount.


Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.


HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


HBC welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.