About Prairie Plant Systems Inc


Maintenance Technician

Prairie Plant Systems, a leader in plant based technologies, is seeking a self-driven individual to join our Maintenance department as a Maintenance Technician. This position is responsible for the general shop maintenance and building maintenance.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Monitor and control computer based integrated control systems that operate lighting, watering and HVAC in a large sophisticated growth chamber operation.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with HVAC equipment and electrical.
  • Repair or replace defective equipment and/or components when possible.
  • Preventative maintenance tasks and inspections on HVAC equipment.
  • Operate equipment for loading, unloading and yard maintenance including forklift, skidsteer, and various agriculture related equipment.
  • On call for monitoring HVAC on a rotating schedule.
  • New construction, carpentry, painting etc. as required.
  • General yard maintenance, vehicle repair, soil pasteurization.


  • Trade experience with some related education - preferably with 2-5 years of general maintenance experience.
  • A license or certification to operate various types of power mobile equipment is preferred.
  • HVAC equipment knowledge 1-2 years’ electrical trouble shooting and BMS knowledge is considered an asset.
  • General computer skills are required

Incumbents will be required to pass a Government of Canada Security check, a criminal record check, a pre-employment drug test, and must hold Canadian Citizenship or Permanent Residence Status and reside in Canada for the previous 3 years.

How to Apply

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Prairie Plant Systems has grown significantly through development and acquisition of our key subsidiary companies:

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SubTerra LLC

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PPS Fruit Trees

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