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Facilities Management/Engineering/Maintenance
20003257 Requisition #


Performs complex preventive and corrective maintenance, repair, testing, and troubleshooting of: building systems, industrial systems, vehicles, equipment and grounds. Has critical, specialized knowledge of overhead doors, material handling equipment, and conveyors.  Responds to general maintenance duties and operates building equipment and systems. Utilizes several trade skills such as machining, plumbing, electrical, heating, and cooling. Working under limited supervision



Complies with all applicable codes, regulations, governmental agency and Company directives related to building operations and work safety.


Performs assigned repairs and preventive maintenance.  Completes maintenance and repair records as required.


Reviews assigned work orders.  Estimates time and materials needed to complete repair.   Orders necessary materials and supplies to complete all tasks.


Performs specialized and complex tasks such as overhead door, conveyors, other material handling equipment, electrical, roofing, HVAC, and welding tasks.


Responds quickly to emergency situations, summoning additional assistance as needed.


Completes administrative tasks timely; work order management, vehicle maintenance, payroll and timekeeping, and expense reports.


Performs work in compliance with standard operating procedures and/or critical work packages, and maintenance work instructions.


Uses PC, tablet, and/or cell phone for work order systems and email.


Performs other duties as assigned.


No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position. Provide informal assistance such as technical guidance and/or training to coworkers.  May coordinate work and assign tasks as needed for multiple technician jobs.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and a minimum of four years of related experience and/or trade school training.

Two years in installation or repair of commercial overhead doors and operators.

Sectional door experienced in properly handle overhead door sections: including loading and unloading a truck; how to swap sections, and how to effectively troubleshoot door and operator issues, and door with dual spring lines and outside cable hook up

Preferred experienced in techniques for rolling steel; including replacing damaged or defective slats and barrels, cabling of fusible links, all drop test procedures



Additional certification in one or more of the following is preferred:  overhead door installation, welding, electrical, HVAC and refrigeration systems, controls, mechanical power transmissions, plumbing, or engine repair.  Certifications/licenses as may be required by local or state jurisdictions.



Ability to comprehend and interpret instructions, short correspondence, and memos and ask clarifying questions to ensure understanding. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from clients, co-workers, and/or supervisor. Ability to effectively present information to an internal department and/or large groups of employees.



Requires basic knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to calculate simple figures such as percentages.



Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situation where only limited standardization exists. Requires intermediate analytical skills.



Uses personal computer and / or PDA for work order system, email, ESS and training. Basic skills with Microsoft Office Outlook. Physical requirements include stooping, standing, walking, climbing stairs / ladders and ability to lift / carry heavy loads of 50 lbs. or more.




Decisions made with general understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor.



Responsible for personal safety and the safety of those who are affected by your work. This includes but is not limited to: 


1.  Complete all required and assigned HSE training at a satisfactory level,

2.  Follow all activity policies and procedures, including all HSE-related requirements at all times, 3. Participate in all HSE-related programs & activities as required, including incident investigations, interviews, auditing and assessment, etc.

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About CBRE (NYSE: CBRE): At CBRE, you are empowered to take your career path into your own hands. Enjoy workplace flexibility in a global organization with tremendous scale. Work in an inclusive and collaborative environment with supportive teammates. Come experience the employee advantage at CBRE.

CBRE has a long-standing commitment to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, veteran status, political belief, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

As a Fortune 500 worldwide leader in real estate services, CBRE’s more than 90,000 professionals provide exceptional outcomes for clients in over approximately 480 offices worldwide.  When it comes to real estate, CBRE sees potential everywhere. We turn scale into strength, expense into performance, and property into prosperity. Visit cbre.us.

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