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Maintenance Technician - Facilities Management

Company: CBRE
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: May 22, 2023

Job Description:

Maintenance Technician - Facilities Management

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Areas of Interest

Engineering/Maintenance, Facilities Management


Cambridge - Massachusetts - United States of America

A great opportunity to join the number one company in our industry, serving one of our most prestigious life sciences partnerships.

Excellent compensation and benefits, with premier training provided to ensure your career growth.

About the role

Perform general preventive maintenance and corrective repair of buildings, industrial systems, and equipment. Working under close supervision, assist in coordinating building system operations and performance. Use several trade skills such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting, heating and cooling.

What you'll do

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

Perform assigned day-to-day repairs, emergency and preventive maintenance. Complete maintenance and repair records as required.

Review assigned work orders. Estimate time and materials needed to complete repair. Order materials and supplies to complete all tasks.

Assist with installation and modification of building equipment systems.

Assist with troubleshooting and repairs of buildings and installed systems to include: plumbing systems, kitchen equipment, shop, and HVAC.

Inspect new installation for compliance with building codes and safety regulations.

Maintain lighting systems throughout the facility, cleaning fixtures and replacing bulbs and lamps.

Perform carpentry, furniture assembly and locksmith tasks as needed.

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

No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position.

What you'll need

To perform this job successfully, an individual should be able to demonstrate the skills and abilities listed below.

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 one year of related experience and/or training.

May require valid driver's license.

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 calculate simple figures such as percentages.

Ability to understand and carry out general instructions. Ability to solve problems. Requires basic analytical skills.

Use 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.

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

  • Complete all required and assigned safety training at a satisfactory level,
  • Follow all activity policies and procedures, including all safety-related requirements at all times,
  • Participate in all safety-related programs & activities, including incident investigations, interviews, auditing and assessment, etc.
  • Report any conditions which you feel could result in an accident or injury and / or stop work if required.

    Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

    Why CBRE?

    CBRE is the leader in our field. We offer excellent compensation and benefits, to include overtime pay, medical and dental benefits, PTO, 401K, and comprehensive training for professional growth.

    CBRE is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We have 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. We also provide reasonable accommodations, as needed, throughout the job application process. If you have a disability that inhibits your ability to apply for a position through our online application process, you may contact us via email at or via telephone at +1 866 225 3099 (U.S.) and +1 866 388 4346 (Canada).

    NOTE: Some, but not all, of our positions may have an additional requirement to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 vaccination proof and/or rigorous testing. If you have questions about the requirement(s) for this position, please inform your Recruiter.

Keywords: CBRE, Cambridge , Maintenance Technician - Facilities Management, Executive , Cambridge, Massachusetts

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