Control Systems Technician
职位 ID
GWS Segment
Durham - North Carolina - United States of America

At CBRE Global Workplace Solutions (GWS), Safety is our top priority! We maintain a safety-first culture in which CBRE employees return home in the same condition in which they reported to work. We’re looking for a skilled and forward-thinking Control Systems Technician to join our growing team as we work to service one of the world’s largest online retailers.

We offer competitive pay, a robust benefits package, wellness programs, and a workplace environment that embraces diversity. Come join our global network of professionals supporting client operations across CBRE. Looking for growth and career advancement? We offer opportunities for advancement after 6 months of successful service!

Read on to learn more!

About the Role

As a Control Systems Technician, you will focus on operational performance by troubleshooting and maintaining material handling equipment (MHE) such as conveyors, sortation systems, scanners, cameras and SCADA devices/programs.

What You’ll Do

  • Manage material handling control systems, industrial, motor control systems, servo and frequency drives, and electrical distribution systems.
  • Monitor MHE metrics and partner with Controls Technicians and Mechanics to resolve equipment electrical problems that create performance deficiencies.
  • Use operation system assessment reports to improve material handling system reliability through preventive maintenance tasks completion and identification of deficiency repairs.
  • Communicate technical issues to site and operations leadership.
  • Cultivate positive working relationships with Reliability, Maintenance and Engineering (RME) business partners and Operations Maintenance team members.
  • Promote a safe working environment by following all safety procedures.

What You’ll Need

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in US or Canada without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • Experience working with Motor Controls (motor starts, variable frequency drives, DC drives, and standard electrical components).
  • Experience working with repair of control network components.
  • 1+ years of experience working with HMI components.
  • 1+ years of experience working with Programmable Logic Controls (PLC) programs.
  • 1+ years of experience with Industrial and electrical troubleshooting.
  • Physical requirements including stooping, standing, walking, climbing stairs / ladders and ability to lift / carry heavy loads of 50 lbs. or more.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate degree in electronic technology (or similar field).
  • 2+ years apprenticeship or equivalent experience in Control Systems troubleshooting/ programming.
  • Experience supporting a range of different conveyors and sortation systems.
  • Experience with robotic maintenance.
  • Experience with AB RS LOGIX 5000 PLC’s and PLC components.
  • Experience with SCADA systems and KPI’s.

CBRE Employee Benefits

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision
  • Disability benefit program
  • 401k company matching
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Pet insurance
  • Paid parental leave


We invest in our employees’ development. The core of our strategy is the view that development happens through three key activities: on-the-job learning, coaching and formal training. We provide employees with resources that support them in developing skills to enhance performance in their current role as well as for future roles.

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: An additional requirement for this role is the ability to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 vaccination proof and/or rigorous testing.

CBRE 跨国企业服务部 (GWS) 与客户合作,使房地产成为企业生产力和绩效的重要贡献者。我们的客户管理模式的核心是以客户为中心的工作方法,旨在提供综合房地产解决方案。我们利用业内最强大的平台,为每位客户配备专属管理人,并提供地区和全球资源的支持。CBRE GWS 跨越行业和地域,在业务生命周期的每个阶段为客户提供一致、可衡量的卓越成果。