3rd Class Operating Engineer - Plant Operations & Maintenance - Casual 2023-213916

Back to Job List

Date Posted: 6/12/2023

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Reference No.: 2023-213916

Position Type: Casual

Department: Plant Operations & Maintenance

FTE Status: 0.00

Hours of Work: 12 hrs

Campus Site: Bayview

Shifts Weekday Required: Days, Nights

Shifts Weekend Required: Days, Nights

Statutory Holiday(s) Required: Yes

Summary of Duties

  • Operates boilers, steam/electric chillers, diesel generators, GTG cogeneration plant, medical gas and HVAC systems and all other associated equipment in the hospital’s power plant and mechanical rooms.
  • Operates and maintains building automation and HVAC control system.
  • Carries out maintenance on boilers, chillers, pumps and HVAC equipment.
  • Responsible for trouble-shooting and major/minor repairs on air conditioning units.
  • Maintains water treatment program.
  • Diagnoses problems and performs major adjustments and repairs to power plant and HVAC equipment.
  • Maintains preventive maintenance and housekeeping program in boiler and mechanical rooms.
  • Responds to staff calls for emergencies, temperature adjustment, and other building related issues.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Ontario Third Class Operating Engineer certificate.
  • Significant, recent related experience in power plant operations.
  • Experienced in HVAC systems and refrigeration.
  • Advanced mechanical aptitude and trouble shooting ability.
  • Knowledge of building automation and HVAC control systems.
  • Team player with the ability to carry out a variety of tasks.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of computers.
  • Cogeneration experience is an asset.
  • Refrigeration licence is an asset.


If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and to build a career in an innovative and dynamic organization, submit your resume by clicking on Apply Now below. 

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Please be advised that in order to be eligible for employment at Sunnybrook, all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada (e.g., two doses of a two-dose vaccine series, or one dose of a single-dose vaccine series); AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days ago. Medical exemptions or any other kind of requested exemption based upon the Hospital’s obligations pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is an equal opportunity employer.