Pontiac, Michigan



The Apprentice role will learn to perform the job of a Material Handling Maintenance Technician to install, alter, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain electronic, mechanical, computer, control systems and components in a complex fulfillment/distribution center. Completion of a comprehensive classroom, laboratory, and on-the-job learning program is required. The apprentice will also train in and adhere to all health and safety policies and procedures.





Follow work processes closely to ensure a safe environment while job shadowing. Observe and incorporate safety standards and regulations required for safe operation systems.


Combine electronic, mechanical, computer and control skills to allow for identification of equipment malfunctions. Perform maintenance/repairs and return equipment to service. Install, repair, adjust, and test equipment and components to ensure that systems function properly.


Work with complex high-performance manufacturing systems and analyze, troubleshoot, and repair systems in order to maintain process efficiency.


Perform scheduled, predictive, and preventive maintenance to detect and prevent problems.

Troubleshoot to identify and prevent possible problems and failures and make repairs.


Work closely with other technicians and coordinate efforts when installing or maintaining equipment or components. Communicate with machine operators and operate equipment to detect equipment problems, analyze malfunctions, and verify system problems.


Other duties as assigned.





No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position.


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





High School or GED Diploma Required.


0-2 Years of experience in an electrical, mechanical, or controls field.




Must meet the minimum qualifying score on a Mechanical Aptitude Test.





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 in standard situations. Ability to solve problems in standard situations. Requires basic analytical skills.




Strong communication skills and work well in a Team environment.


Physical requirements include stooping, standing, walking, and climbing stairs / ladders. Must be at least 18 years of age, able to work any Shift, and open/willing to relocate after completion of the 15-month program.





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.

Pontiac, Michigan

CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2019 revenue). The company has more than 100,000 employees (excluding affiliates) and serves real estate investors and occupiers through more than 530 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services. Please visit our website at www.cbre.com .

We are in particular need of Building Maintenance Technicians and Maintenance Managers.  Folks that have current hands on experience with HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing, electrical, PLC’s, robotics, conveyor systems, carpentry, automation, controls and/or general maintenance.  And we need Managers that can direct these employees.  

We have job openings in many locations here in the US.  We offer a competitive salary and benefits including some matching 401K, vacation, etc.  All our jobs are full-time and permanent.