Electrical Maintenance Technician

Job ID




Service line

GWS Segment

Role type


Areas of Interest

Construction, Engineering/Maintenance, Facilities Management, Property Management


Dublin - Dublin - Ireland


Job Purpose:

The role of Electrical Maintenance Technician is to provide electrical maintenance support and advice to our clients. Site-specific responsibilities and accountabilities will be outlined separately.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

•Health and Safety Awareness at all times before during and after works have been completed.

•MRSA (Carrying out Method Statement & Risk assessments on planned, remedial and project works)

•Additional duties as requested by the Contract Manager

•Assessing works and providing reports, quotations and remedial recommendations with costs after the completion of reactive tasks/works

•Liaising with Helpdesk daily, weekly and monthly to schedule works

•The ability to complete all paperwork and check sheets in a timely and appropriate manner

•Prioritising of work load as required

•Liaising with clients, technicians, helpdesk to ensure satisfactory outcome to all works

•Implementation of all CBRE policies and procedures

•Provide technical support to team on all ongoing works

•Be point of contact on a daily basis for any ongoing challenges

•Support and liaise with team and helpdesk on new business initiatives and procedures

•Provide feedback and support to management on new initiatives and procedures implemented

•Have input to monthly team meetings

•On an ad-hoc basis support the business when required with new contract bids, contract mobilisation and setup

•Assist with quality, environmental & health and safety audits on client sites

•Planned preventative maintenance of electrical systems & services

•Reactive repairs ensuring minimum downtime on plant and equipment

•Proactive approach to delivering maintenance in an efficient and effective manner

•Identify items of plant and equipment that may pose a potential risk to electrical equipment uptime and report these in a clear and timely manner

•Ability to complete building fabric/General operative tasks as required

•Problem solving ensuring a solution for all required repairs in a timely manner

•Positively and actively contribute to and participate in continuous improvement activities in the business

•Working as part of a team on multi-disciplined projects

•High standard of housekeeping, material handling and safety at all times

•Provide on-call cover on a Rota basis

Person Specification

•Have a recognised electrical trade qualification with proven multi-disciplined skills

•3 years plus experience in a similar role

•Certification and experience in IS3217 emergency light testing desirable

•Previous experience dealing with planned preventative maintenance and fault finding

•Have completed H&S training

•Ability to work on own initiative

•Flexibility to work outside normal hours if required

•Ability to complete paper work and reports to high standards

•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

•Enthusiastic approach to work

•Neat appearance and manner

•Ability to work professionally within client premises

•IT literacy an advantage, Word, Excel, Microsoft Office

•Self-Motivated and Enthusiastic

•Comfortable working in a fast paced environment, frequently under pressure, while remaining flexible, proactive, resourceful and efficient.

•Attention to detail and accuracy essential


CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE: CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Dallas, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2020 revenue). The company has more than 100,000 employees serving clients in more than 100 countries. CBRE serves a diverse range of clients with an integrated suite of 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.