BAS Maintenance Technician

Building Automation / Automatisation du bâtiment Calgary,, Alberta


Position at Ainsworth

If you thrive in a team-oriented workplace that challenges your skills, to drive your career development, embraces diversity and rewards innovation, with competitive pay and great employee programs, join the Ainsworth, a subsidiary of GDI, team today! 


Position Summary:
Building Automation Preventative Maintenance Technician. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing preventative maintenance tasks on building automation systems, troubleshooting and diagnosing issues, commissioning systems, testing and calibrating end devices, providing technical support to customers and sales, and completing maintenance reports and PM reviews.  


  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks on DDC control systems.
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose DDC control systems.
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose IP/MSTP networks.
  • Commission DDC control systems.
  • Coordinate with customers and provide site recommendations.
  • Completing maintenance reports and PM reviews with clients.
  • Provide technical help and support to the Service team.
  • Provide site information and technical information to sales.


  • Working knowledge of building systems, primarily HVAC.
  • 3 years relevant experience in a related environment including a working knowledge of HVAC, building control systems (pneumatic) plumbing, mechanical, electrical, life safety systems/fire suppression, and related equipment and systems.
  • Excellent communication skills and working knowledge of the English language both written and oral.
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively with a diverse group of internal and external individuals.
  • Professional and exceptional interpersonal skills.
  • Networking background an asset.
  • Delta/Johnson/Siemens experience an asset.
  • Proficient computer/cell phone skills appropriate to the role (word, excel, email, BAS, CMMS).
  • A proven systematic and organized approach to multi-tasking.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently to complete assigned tasks with minimum supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines.
  • Professional and exceptional interpersonal skills.
  • Provide services to both internal and external customers.
  • Meet Ainsworth Background check and customer security requirements Schedule: Full Time
  • Energy Management an asset.
  • Programming experience an asset.
  • Ability to travel.

Why work at Ainsworth?

Ainsworth is growing at an unprecedented rate and to help attract and retain top talent, we provide benefits on your first day with us. We offer a wide variety of benefits including the following:  

 Benefits: Comprehensive health, dental and medical benefits, including wellness supports, RRSP matching and generous vacation 

Rewards: Service milestones and peer recognition plus Employee Discounts and Incentives 

Flexibility: Hybrid working models, where applicable 

Diversity: An inclusive organization that embraces diversity and belonging; work in a great team atmosphere with future potential for promotion within company 

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Ainsworth, a subsidiary of GDI, is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. Qualified designated group members are encouraged to apply as any reasonable accommodation of qualifications will be considered as per our Accommodation Policy, available upon request. 

Ainsworth, a subsidiary of GDI, is an integrated multi-trade company, offering an end-to-end services and solutions for all asset maintenance and refurbishment requirements of our customers. We are continually striving to create better and more advanced products as well as provide the highest quality service. We are rapidly growing and need talented professionals to help drive our vision at becoming the best multi-trade company in the country! Join us…. Make a difference.