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Maintenance Host

posted September 22, 2017

Hyatt Place Nashville Airport
Nashville, TN
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A Great Opportunity for a Maintenance Worker...
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About This Job

GENERAL PURPOSE

Under general supervision, assists in the maintenance, repair, refurbishment, renovation, remodeling and general upkeep in order to keep the facility functional and attractive to prospective customers.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Completes assigned work orders for general repair within assigned time frame in order to achieve the utmost operational efficiency of the hotel and its equipment.
  • Performs systematic checks and inspections to aid in the upkeep of the hotel and assists in the established proactive maintenance program in order to prevent malfunctions, breakdowns and general depreciation.
  • Immediately and courteously responds to guests needs in order to repair and/or resolve room maintenance requests and problems as they arise.
  • Maintains tools, work spaces and equipment in safe, secure and good condition in order to reduce accidents and to prolong their use.
  • Cuts room keys on automatic key cutter, repairs and/or changes room locks for the security of hotel and guests.
  • Adjusts and repairs electronic problems on hotel equipment, including televisions.
  • Assists department in maintaining safety equipment and emergency procedures for the safety of all guests and employees.
  • Maintains a friendly, cheerful and courteous manner at all times.
  • All other duties as assigned, requested or deemed necessary by management.

OTHER DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Removes snow and scoops sidewalks and driveways as weather dictates for safety of guests.
  • Contacts, by telephone or written correspondence, electrical, plumbing and elevator contractors for repair/maintenance of hotel and its equipment.
  • Runs errands as needed, driving own or company vehicle, in order to drop off and pick up supplies, equipment and furnishings.
  • Provides assistance to other employees and departments to contribute to the best overall performance of the department and hotel.

SUPERVISORY DUTIES - None

JOB QUALIFICATIONS 

Knowledge

Must have basic working knowledge in the following areas:

general plumbing refrigeration air conditioning

electrical systems boilers bathroom fixtures and tiling

painting - prep to finish basic carpentry groundskeeping

Must be able to drive and hold a valid Class C state drivers license.

Skills

Must have vision to read written communiques, LED read-outs, meters, and computer screens.

Must have finger, hand and upper body dexterity to pull levers and rotate knobs, work with arms raised above head and to handle and assemble small parts using basic hand and power tools.

Must have upper body strength to lift 75lbs. throughout an 8 hour shift.

Must have leg strength and ability to crawl into and through small spaces, climb ladders, support and carry loads of 75lbs.

Abilities

Must be able to understand and follow verbal/written instructions, communicate both verbally and in writing, utilize analytical thought processes, understand verbal/written technical and mechanical instruction, and be highly organized.

Must have ability to communicate effectively and courteously with employees, guests and contractors in writing, via telephone and in person.

Education/Formal Training

None

Experience

A minimum of 6 months successful experience in equal or similar position.

Material/Equipment Used

Basis hand (hammer, screwdriver, pliers) and power (electric drill, saw, solder) tools. Painting equipment, key cutting machine, groundskeeping equipment and snow removal equipment. 

Exposure to hazardous materials on a daily basis.

Environment

Indoor exposure to both stable and extreme variance of hot and cold temperatures. Outside exposure to all weather elements and extreme fluctuations of temperature.

Prolonged standing, walking, bending, reaching, and heavy lifting

Compensation: $12.00

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About This Employer

Hyatt Place Nashville Airport

721 Royal Parkway

Nashville, TN 37214

Telephone (615) 493-5200

Located only two miles from Nashville International Airport and only seven miles from downtown Nashville, the Hyatt Place Nashville Airport hotel offers easy access to many of Nashville’s most popular destinations, including the Grand Ole Opry and the Country Music Hall of Fame.  The hotel is also conveniently located near Centennial Sportsplex as well as the Nashville Superspeedway.  The hotel is also close to Ryman Auditorium and The Hermitage. 

Rooms

All of our spacious guestrooms feature our plush Hyatt Grand Bed® and state-of-the-art media and work centers. You’ll love the 42" HDTV, Cozy Corner with sofa or sofa-sleeper, and bathroom vanities with granite countertops and complimentary amenities. Get connected with free Wi-Fi and remote printing. Forget something? Odds & Ends has you covered with must-have items you can buy, borrow or enjoy for free.

dining

You’ll never have to settle for anything less than a freshly made meal, an ice-cold beverage, a selection of specialty beverages made with Seattle's Best® espresso roast, or a delightful bite of your favorite dessert. Experience the convenience of our a.m. Kitchen Skillet™ that is free with your stay, the 24/7 Gallery Menu & Market and the Coffee to Cocktails Bar.

activities

If you feel like sampling some local activities, just let us know. We'll be happy to help with tickets, tee times, tours, reservations or recommendations. We're here to make your visit as productive, entertaining and enjoyable as possible. 

Meetings + Events
You’ll find outstanding facilities and services – including free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel – perfect for small corporate and executive meetings, training classes, group gatherings, wedding guests, social events or reunions. We can even prepare a customized menu for you and your guests. Choose from a selection of menus for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We will keep your event energized while accommodating all your needs.