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Maintenance Engineer

posted August 27, 2019

Hampton Inn & Suites Jacksonville/Orange Park
Orange Park, FL
Join our Excellent Team of Hotel Professionals!
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About This Job

$10-15 per hour (Based on Experience)

Hourly rate of pay is commensurate with experience.

Our hotels are seeking flexible Maintenance Engineers to join our Excellent team!

Essential Functions:

  • Responds in a courteous manner to all guests’ questions, complaints or requests.
  • Locating and correcting HVAC malfunctions and adjusting HVAC units to include systems and control checks.
  • General knowledge on repairing and/or replacing all types of plumbing systems.
  • General repair of motors, pumps and bearings.
  • Have the basic knowledge of swimming pool maintenance and chemicals.
  • Have the basic knowledge of pressure controls.
  • Handling in-house repairs, such as, replacing bathroom tile, painting, repairing and replacing wall board, vinyl, carpentry, etc.
  • Utilizing basis hand and power tools required for general maintenance.
  • Responsible for the parking lot and grounds upkeep.
  • Routinely check all bulbs, emergency lighting and fire safety equipment.
  • Must be able to change light bulbs, ceiling tiles and repair any fixtures at a ceiling height.
  • Work shifts may be changed accordingly to the needs of the Maintenance Department and at the discretion of the Chief Engineer.
  • Complies with the properties policies and procedures.
  • Performs other services or duties as requested by the Chief Engineer and/or the General Manager.
  • Evening and weekend availability is preferred.
  • Must be reliable and have reliable transportation

Specific Job Knowledge, Skill and Ability

  • Excellent consultative skills with high degree of diplomacy. Must display strong written and oral communication skills. Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions.  Ability to effectively present one-on-one and small group situations to guests and team members.
  • Team Members must present themselves in a professional manner at all times.  Grooming standards are stated in the team member handbook.
Reasoning Ability
  • Team Members have the ability to apply common sense and understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.  Have the ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standard situations and the ability to address customer personalities in various business situations.
  • Ability to be innovative and identify opportunities for improvement and problem resolution in a diverse and complex business environment. 
  • Previous experience in hotels preferred but not required.  Able to troubleshoot, repair and do preventative maintenance on the entire hotel. Knowledge of HVAC equipment, refrigeration and all kitchen equipment.  Minimum of 3 years overall hotel or similar facility experience preferred.
  • Must be able to carry, lift and climb ladders.  Must be able to work in all types of inclement weather.  Must be able to lift heavy objects.

Compensation: 10-$15 Based on Experience


About This Employer

Hampton Inn & Suites Jacksonville/Orange Park

141 Park Avenue
Orange Park, FL 32073

(904) 278-6140

121 Room Hotel

At A Glance

Hampton Inn & Suites Jacksonville Orange Park is a contemporary hotel conveniently located in Orange Park, Florida. We are ideally located to all area attractions, entertainment and shopping. Business travelers will enjoy our close proximity to corporate and government offices. We are 20 minutes from downtown Jacksonville and 16 miles from Jacksonville International Airport with easy accessibility to I-295 and Highway 17.

Our Hampton Inn & Suites in Jacksonville offers spacious accommodations with clean and fresh Hampton beds®, large work desk and 49-inch flat screen TVs. Make use of a microwave, mini refrigerator and coffee maker available in every guest room, and keep in touch with free WiFi. For extra space, upgrade to a suite with a dedicated seating area and sleeper sofa.

Start the day right with Hampton's free hot breakfast. Choose your favorite toppings for oatmeal and fresh waffles to accompany hot and cold selections. If you're in a hurry, grab a free Hampton On the Run™ Breakfast Bag available Monday through Friday. At the end of a busy day, take a dip in the outdoor pool or work out in the onsite gym.

Our hotel in Orange Park, FL features 4,200 sq. ft. of brand new meeting and event space. We offer modern equipment and flexible seating for up to 250 guests to hold various Jacksonville events from corporate meetings to conferences and weddings.