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Maintenance Engineer

Posted: 12-19-17 Company: Courtyard Marriott Boston North End Location: Boston, MA
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Courtyard by Marriott Boston Downtown - North End

Join our newest Select Service hotel located in Boston as a part of the Grand Opening Team. We are currently seeking Maintenance Engineers for the opening of the Courtyard by Marriott Boston Downtown North End. Set to open in early 2018, the hotel will be known for its chic, urban design and decor with a sophisticated metropolitan flare. The 14-story, 220 guest room property, with 2500 sq. ft. of meeting space will be conveniently situated within walking distance of The TD Garden Arena (home of the Boston Celtics and Boston Bruins), Boston’s Financial Center, and the Government Center. In addition, it will be minutes from both the Avalon North Station and Boston North Station.

Courtyard by Marriott Boston Downtown North End is part of Turnberry Associates. Turnberry Associates has built over 20 million square feet of retail space, more than 7,000 luxury condominium and condo-hotel units, 1.5 million square feet of class “A” office space, in excess of 3,000 hotel and luxury resort rooms, as well as a number of exciting new projects currently in various phases of development.

Position is based in Boston.

MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

Position Overview: Responsible for the general maintenance of the Hotel including, but not limited to, toilet seats, toilet bowls, water tanks, doors, hinges, stops, knobs, locks, fuses, circuit breakers, light bulbs, switches and outlet plates as required.

Essential Job Functions:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Change, replace, install equipment including, but not limited to, toilet seats, toilet bowls, water tanks, doors, hinges, stops, knobs, locks, fuses, circuit breakers, light bulbs, switches and outlet plates as required
Perform minor repairs to electrical, plumbing, carpentry or paint work, including but not limited to faucets, shower heads, pipe sections, desk chairs, beds, headboards, dressers, shelves, window tracks, window shades, ceiling tiles, wallboard, vacuum cleaners, hair dryers, kitchen equipment, washing machines and TV sets as needed
Ensure TV and movie boxes and all electrical circuits are in good working order
Ensure proper placement of and sufficient power to sound and lighting equipment in all hotel areas.
Clean and prepare surfaces to be painted or papered.  Ensure proper use of brushes and paints
Patch holes and cracks in walls, replace tiles, ceilings and floors
Maintain and clean all equipment used in electrical, plumbing, HVAC, carpentry, paint and work areas.
Operate trash compactor in safe and correct manner, and recycling system
Rotate trash containers to ensure disposal of trash each day and recycling system.
Separate trash for recycling purposes in accordance with government standards
Interact in a courteous and professional manner with all guest and staff
Maintain safety and cleanliness of work area.  Use PPE as needed.
Attend departmental meetings as required
Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.
The employee is expected to work in other areas of the hotel when needed to assist operations to perform job duties not necessarily contained in this job description.
Maintain a safe work environment for co-workers and a safe hotel for guests

Qualifications, Job knowledge, Experience, Skills, Abilities:

College degree or Technical school graduate preferred
General knowledge of skilled trades such as HVAC, plumbing, electrical, and carpentry
Minimum of 1 year maintenance experience
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals, i.e. blueprints and mechanical drawings and mechanical maintenance instructions
Ability to communicate, verbally and in writing, effectively with guests/co-workers; respond to guest/employee requests, with high level of patience, diplomacy and tact. Excellent interpersonal skills to provide overall guest satisfaction.
Basic mathematical skills.
Ability to work under time pressures and extensive hours. 
Strong organizational skills with attention to detail.
Good computer skills preferred; Ability to use Excel
Ability to stand and/or sit and continuously perform essential job functions for duration of shift 
Maintains professionalism at all times, demonstrating courtesy and respect to guests, employees and co-workers

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Qualifications

Behaviors

Preferred

Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject

Innovative: Consistently introduces new ideas and demonstrates original thinking

Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

Motivations

Preferred

Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help

Goal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks

Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals

Education

Preferred

High School/GED or better.

Technical/other training or better.

Experience

Preferred

1 year: Maintenance experience

Instructions to Apply:

Please follow the link provided to apply.

https://recruiting.ultipro.com/TUR1002/JobBoard/2105f892-b347-4e46-96e0-5f6c98f1b99e/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=25ad62c0-9df1-4710-a814-b860f324a00c