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Houseman/ Engineering Assistant

posted August 25, 2019

Fairfield Inn Boston Tewksbury/Andover
Tewskbury, MA
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About This Job

You’ve always been curious about how things work. And when things stop working, you want to help fix them so they DO. Easy breezy. Then, working as a Houseman/Engineer Assistant with Interstate may be just the right place for you to use your technical knowledge and knack for fixing.

In this role, you will

  • Make rounds through the halls each shift to ensure public areas are clean and tidy, taking care to remove or replace anything out of order.
  • Coordinate and help with requests.
  • Use your watchfulness to report missing or found articles and any sign of damage or needed repair.
  • Be graciously attentive to guests, answering questions and getting additional help when it’s needed.
  • •Help take regular action to keep guest room and areas fully operable for guest comfort and safety and the work environment safe for fellow associates.

    •Use your wits and technical abilities to solve problems and make repairs effectively and efficiently.

    •Respond courteously to guest requests promptly and resolve matters to the guest’s satisfaction.

    •Help with grounds upkeep.

    •Help keep the mechanical areas safe, orderly, and clean and maintain legible, orderly records.

    •Assist Engineer on major tasks and issues

    •Learn Basic FD skills

Fundamentals

A high school diploma with technical or vocational schooling is preferred. Hotel experience is also preferred but not required. General knowledge of technical fields, such as carpentry, painting, and electrical, is expected. This position requires effective communication skills, a professional manner, the ability to work in a team and make independent decisions. The ability to drive a shuttle may also be required. This position requires lifting at least 40 pounds. . The ability to operate a vacuum, floor buffer, carpet cleaner and pressure washer is expected. 

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please call (703) 387-3888 or email ADA.Assistance@interstatehotels.com with the nature of your accommodation request and include the Hotel location and title of the job opening. Please allow one (1) business day for a reply.

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About This Employer

Fairfield Inn Boston Tewksbury/Andover

1695 Andover Street
Tewskbury, MA 01876

(978) 640-0700

133 Room Hotel

www.marriott.com

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Our Hotel

The Fairfield Inn by Marriott Boston Tewksbury-Andover is perfectly located for the business traveler visiting Raytheon, CISCO Systems, IBM, Hewlett Packard, Corning Life Sciences and more. Whether guests are in town taking in a play at the Merrimack Repertory Theatre or enjoying an event at the Tsongas Center, we are a warm welcome after a busy day. Guests can enjoy a good night's sleep in our modern guest rooms, then jump start their day with our Complimentary Hot Buffet breakfast daily. Our hotel is perfectly located for business travelers visiting the Merrimack Valley area. Our proximity to Phillips Academy and Merrimack College in Andover as well as UMass Lowell make us an ideal 'home away from home' for parents visiting their children. Friends and family members celebrating 'special events' are pleased to find out we have strong relationships with Tewksbury, Indian Ridge and Andover Country Clubs. Guests can count on great amenities and service they deserve.