Maintenance Engineer

Hilton Pasadena, Pasadena, CA

Posted January 11, 2017

Join the fast growing leader in the Hospitality Industry, Aimbridge Hospitality. Our company offers a vast opportunity for career advancement to successful individuals who aim for excellence.

Job overview

The Maintenance Engineer is responsible for assisting with the operation, maintenance, service and repair of equipment as assigned.  He/she is also responsible for participating in the preventative maintenance program, handling guest requests and other work orders as assigned.  He/she is also responsible for performing the job in a safe and efficient manner and performing trade jobs, such as carpentry, painting, plumbing, electrical, HVAC etc.

Qualifications

Education & Experience:

  • Experience in a hotel or a related field preferred.
  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Licensed in a trade preferred (plumbing, electrical, HVAC, carpentry, etc.).
  • Must have a valid driver’s license for the applicable state.
  • Must have an acceptable MVR (Motor Vehicle Driving Record) property specific

Physical requirements:

  • Long hours sometimes required.
  • Heavy work - Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 50 pounds of force frequently and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects.
  • Ability to stand during entire shift.

Mental requirements:

  • Must be able to convey information and ideas clearly.
  • Must be able to evaluate and select among alternative courses of action quickly and accurately.
  • Must work well in stressful, high pressure situations.
  • Must be effective in handling problems in the workplace, including anticipating, preventing, identifying and solving problems as necessary.
  • Must have the ability to assimilate complex information, data, etc. from disparate sources and consider, adjust or modify to meet the constraints of the particular need.
  • Must be effective at listening to, understanding and clarifying the issues raised by co-workers and guests.
  • Must be able to work with and understand financial information and data, and basic arithmetic functions.
  • Must be able to work unsupervised.
What you will be doing

Essential:

  • Approach all encounters with guests and employees in an attentive, friendly, courteous and service oriented manner.
  • Maintain regular attendance in compliance with Aimbridge Hospitality standards, as required by scheduling which will vary according to the needs of the hotel.
  • Maintain high standards of personal appearance and grooming, which include wearing the proper uniform and name tag when working (per brand standards).
  • Comply at all times with Aimbridge Hospitality standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient hotel operations.
  • Follow all hotel and departmental procedures and policies.
  • Report emergencies and unusual situations immediately.
  • Handle guest room maintenance requests in a timely fashion.
  • Demonstrate an attitude of cooperation and helpfulness at all times.
  • Assist with the operation, maintenance and repair of equipment.
  • Employees must, at all times, be friendly, courteous, and helpful to guests, employees and managers.
  • Change out light bulbs; perform preventative maintenance for guest rooms to include: vinyl repair, touch up paint, minor furniture repair, tub caulking, tile repairs, etc.
  • Perform preventative maintenance for ice machines, refrigerators, kitchen equipment, laundry equipment, HVAC, guestrooms, meeting rooms, the swimming pool and hot tub.
  • Perform plumbing repair, laundry equipment repair, preventative maintenance on all exhaust fans and supply; monitor energy conservation; repair vacuum cleaners and any other small equipment upon request.
  • Immediately follow up on any alarms to determine the exact location and cause - determine emergency status and report to the Front Desk with findings.
  • Point out and assist with eliminating safety concerns.
  • Assist in maintenance of health code requirements for pool and spa.

 

Marginal:

  • Do periodic property tours of garden and exterior perimeter for debris and trash removal; Check the lighting and irrigation periodically.
  • Complete all appropriate Engineering forms.
  • Assist with the set up of special meeting needs.
  • Complete assigned maintenance request forms daily.
  • Use proper two way radio etiquette at all times when communicating with other employees.
  • Perform any other duties as requested by management.

You'll like working here

Our company prides itself of providing the best service and quality to our guests while nurturing a culture of teamwork and high performance. We want our hotel to be the best and our guests to be extremely satisfied. To accomplish that goal, we hire the most highly qualified people available and provide a comprehensive benefits package which includes:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick benefits
  • Complimentary meals
  • Pension Plan

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Hilton Pasadena

168 South Los Robles Avenue

Pasadena, CA 91101

Telephone (626) 577-1000

Hilton Pasadena

296 Room Hotel

At A Glance

Conveniently situated close to popular Los Angeles and Southern California attractions such as Rose Bowl Stadium, Old Town Pasadena and California Institute of Technology, the Hilton Pasadena hotel offers a complimentary shuttle service within a two-mile radius. The hotel is located 20 minutes from Bob Hope Burbank Airport (BUR) and 45 minutes from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Known as the 'City of Roses,' Pasadena, California is also home to the Rose Bowl Game and the annual Tournament of Roses Parade.

Swim lengths in the sparkling, heated outdoor pool with a whirlpool spa, and energize at the 24-hour fitness center with modern equipment. Relax with your favorite Starbucks coffee at Coffee Corner or in the lobby lounge.

Try Grill 168, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Patio, located next to Grill 168, makes an ideal location to host small, private receptions or for an outdoor dining experience.

Host your next business meeting in the heart of downtown Pasadena, CA at the Hilton Pasadena hotel. Featuring 28,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting and convention space, including an expansive ballroom that can accommodate up to 1,000 Guests, the hotel is also equipped with modern amenities like WiFi access to ensure your event is a success. Plan for exhibits and pre-function activities in the Arcade area, conveniently located between the ballrooms.