Technical Supervisor

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Service line

GWS Segment

Role type


Areas of Interest

Building Management, Construction, Engineering/Maintenance, Facilities Management


Dublin - Dublin - Ireland

Technical Supervisor

CBRE Global Workplace Solutions is a leading global provider of integrated facilities and corporate real estate management. We are recruiting a Technical Supervisor to join the team located in Dublin.

The successful candidate will be the regional point of contact responsible for all technical service delivery on behalf of CBRE GWS. They will be responsible for the effective execution of all maintenance work (planned, corrective and reactive) and associated control processes. They will be responsible for the efficient and effective planning and scheduling of all resources to conduct all maintenance activities in accordance with current legislation, industry guidance and best practice. They will be responsible for delivering a best-in-class service, maximising resource productivity and minimising customer business interruptions.

Role Summary:

•Ensure site technical services are delivered in compliance with legislative, client and CBRE health, safety and environmental programmes

•Act as the Technical Services point of contact for all in / out of scope technical activities and provide technical support across a wide spectrum of industrial technical services, to the CBRE team and client.

•Deliver technical services utilising CBRE employed resource (self-perform). Be the driver in maximising the volume of work that is self-performed.

•Manage specialist subcontractors where required, ensuring work is carried out in compliance with legislative, client and CBRE health, safety and environmental programmes

•Be the Maintenance Excellence Champion for the site, driving continuous improvement in technical service delivery

•Manage allocated budgets in line with service lines, against the contract model.

•Provide solutions and associated quotations for small project works

•Identify potential business opportunities for increased scope and additional services.

•Carry out maintenance and repair activities when required (likely to be in the event of an emergency, or for holiday/sickness cover)

•Manage the technical service delivery on site

Experience Required:

•Good computer skills.

•Knowledge of EHS requirements

•Excellent analytical skills

•Good organisational and planning skills.

•Demonstrated ability to visualise and communicate the execution of work.

•Ability to manage multiple priorities or projects simultaneously and keep them progressing to completion.

•Good written and verbal communications skills and have demonstrated the ability to be approachable and tactful

•Demonstrated ability to write and provide simple and accurate instructions.

•Demonstrated ability to read standard blueprints, machine and process drawings. Have the ability to sketch or redline existing drawings.

•Knowledge and understands the maintenance processes and proper use of the work order system, planning and scheduling and storeroom processes.

•Must be capable of providing familiarisation training and demonstrating any specific job requirements.

•Will be able to lead by example by carrying out practical maintenance and installation tasks to a high standard


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.