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Maintenance Technician

posted January 21, 2019

WoodSpring Suites Chicago Darien
Darien, IL
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About This Job

Maintenance Technicians (MTs) will have a primary focus of keeping the property operational. They perform work involving the skills needed to maintain and repair equipment and the structure of the hotel. Duties may involve carpentry; plumbing, repairing electrical or mechanical equipment; installing, and repair of kitchen appliances, PTACs, and repairing interior and exterior walls, siding, roof, landscape, concrete, and interior carpet, floors, or stairs. Room prep, room cleaning duties, housekeeping duties are not part of this job. Ideally this person is personally committed to assure all known issues are repaired at the end of each shift. Essential Duties include:

  • Interior and exterior painting, repair damaged walls and dry wall, replaces windows, hangs cabinets, repairs kitchen counters, installs carpet, base board and vinyl tiles
  • Removes damaged appliances and installs replacement microwaves, sinks, refrigerators, and stove tops.
  • Performs general carpenter related tasks as well as landscaping and parking lot repairs
  • Assists with completion of the preventative maintenance
  • checklist and completes minor repair work orders such as replacing ceiling tiles, light bulbs, lighting fixtures, etc. to maintain the hotel and keep product quality to standard
  • Inspect drives, motors, and belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, or perform other maintenance actions, following checklists.
  • PTAC repair/replacement, hot water heater repair or replacement, commercial washer/dryer repair
  • Assists in checking electrical systems such as PTAC, light
  • switches, electrical panels, television sets, lighting systems, and makes minor repairs and/or replacement.
  • Assists in checking and makes minor repairs on general plumbing systems and fixtures such as pipe lines, toilets and sinks, kitchen and laundry equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • 100 lbs maximum lifting with frequent lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to work on their feet for 10-12 hours per day, occasional overtime required, needs to be on call for after hours and weekend service calls
  • Must be able to use ladders frequently as well as going up and down stairs, bending, squatting, lifting, pulling/pushing
  • Must move furniture as needed, must be able to use cleaning and painting products and electric hand tools

SKILLS /QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Responsible for providing their own tools. Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices.
  • Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogs, as necessary.
  • Must score 75% or higher on Maintenance Test, and complete maintenance on line interview
  • Must have a clean driving record
  • Owning a service-type vehicle is a plus

MTs should have completed formal training program in one or more of the following: HVAC, plumbing, electrical and general construction. To be eligible for this position you must, first, take our “knowledge test” and complete an online interview.

DETAILS

  • Location: Varies (Indicate Desired Location During Application Process)
  • Department: WSPM Operations or Franchisee
  • Req. Number: 081513
  • Income Range: $14.00 - $16.00 per/hour (Varies)
  • Job Category: Skilled Trade
  • Experience: 5 - 10 Years
  • Travel: None

Compensation: 15.00

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About This Employer

WoodSpring Suites Chicago Darien

951 N. Frontage Road
Darien, IL 60561

(630) 686-9080

121 Room Extended Stay

www.woodspring.com

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WoodSpring Suites Chicago Darien – Extended Stay Hotel in Darien, IL near Argonne National Laboratory

At our 100% smoke free hotel, each WoodSpring Suites Chicago Darien guest can choose from three different suite options - all of which come with a fully-equipped in-room kitchen, including a full-sized refrigerator and freezer, a stove top and microwave - to match their needs. Additional kitchen items are available at the front desk for a small fee. Free basic wi-fi (free wireless internet), free parking, and 24/7 access to our on-site guest laundry facility and fitness center are also included in rates. All rooms are pet-friendly (see policy highlights below). Queen-sized beds in every room and sofas in select rooms. 

Perfect for business travelers - those staying for professional reasons will enjoy our proximity to the McDonald’s Corporate Campus and other local, regional, and national businesses. Those traveling on a per-diem will enjoy our low rates and the ability to make and store food in their rooms. If you’re vacationing or traveling for pleasure, our accommodations are also great for solo and family travel. Our largest suites accommodate four adults and keep you close to all Chicagoland has to offer at rates far, far lower than you might expect for this access.