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Maintenance Technician

posted September 28, 2019

Residence Inn & Fairfield Inn & Suites Boston Waltham
Waltham, MA
776812 l

About This Job

Job Description

We are seeking a dependable, organized, and diligent Maintenance Technician to join the team. This position is responsible for troubleshooting, repairs and performing preventive maintenance relative to the mechanical, electrical, HVAC, plumbing systems in the hotel. Full and part-time positions available.

Are you handy and like to fix things? Do you enjoy working with people in a fast paced friendly environment? Would you find it rewarding to resolve guest issues, and see the results of your efforts? We want to hear from you!  


  • Perform, administer and document preventative maintenance programs within assigned hotel(s) to meet/exceed established standards
  • Adherence to all Colwen and brand standards
  • Work with supervisor to identify and complete all technical projects within hotel
  • Respond in a timely fashion to work order
  • Perform electrical, plumbing and carpentry projects
  • Assist in HVAC unit repairs
  • Perform Guest Room maintenance including: Caulking, tile repair, painting, plumbing etc.)
  • Determine need for contract/repair services
  • Complete overall building maintenance
  • Ensure pool/spa maintenance (Certified Pool Operator CPO)
  • Follow OSHA guidelines to ensure safe working environment (lock out- Tag out, maintain MSDS sheets etc.)
  • Care for common areas and parking lots
  • Assist with House person / Shuttle Driver duties as needed
  • Maintain building exterior not serviced by contractor (e.g. snow removal, lawn care, painting)
  • Maintain and manage a work order system for assigned hotel(s)
  • Perform other related duties as needed


  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED)
  •  2 years maintenance experience preferred
  • Certified Pool Operator preferrred
  • Proficient in English language. 
  • Working knowledge of kitchen equipment /refrigeration
  • Working knowledge of fire protection and life safety systems
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Familiar with common computer software programs(e.g. Microsoft office)
  • Must be willing to work holidays (all hotels are 24/7)
  • May require overnight stays
  • Some work in office
  • Must be willing to work varied hours

Additional Information

Colwen Hotels offers a comprehensive rewards and compensation package for eligible associates that includes:

  • Opportunities for advancement and career growth
  •  Warm and supportive work environment
  •  Earned Personal Time Off and first year Personal Days
  •  Holiday Pay
  •  Jury Duty and Bereavement Pay
  •  Hotel Discounts
  •  Competitive Wage and hotel position incentives (i.e. Perfect Sell rewards)
  •  Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  •  Company-funded Health Reimbursement Account
  •  Flex Spending Account
  •  Voluntary Life Insurance and Disability Insurance
  •  401(k) retirement plan with Employer Match after one year of employment

Colwen Hotels is an equal opportunity employer. EOE M/F/D/V


About This Employer

Residence Inn & Fairfield Inn & Suites Boston Waltham

250 Second Avenue
Waltham, MA 02451

(781) 202-5140

190 Room Hotel

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About Us

Residence Inn Boston Waltham

Located just a short drive away from Boston, right off I-95/128, our all-new hotel in Waltham, MA makes it easy to thrive on the road. Connected under one roof with Fairfield Inn & Suites, our two Bentley University hotels offer more places and spaces to maximize your stay. Complete with all the comforts of home, our guest rooms have everything you need to work, play and relax, including full kitchens, modern workspaces, spacious lounge areas, luxury bedding and more. In the morning, guests can wake up to hearty favorites and healthy alternatives at our complimentary hot breakfast buffet. Business travelers can enjoy easy access to the area's leading corporations while vacationers tour popular nearby attractions and historic landmarks. In the evening, unwind at our lobby bar, or keep up with your healthy lifestyle with our 24-hour fitness center and indoor swimming pool.

Fairfield Inn Boston Waltham

At the crossroads of past & present, academia & athletics, culture & entertainment, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Boston Waltham stands at the junction of comfort & productivity, business & pleasure. Our hotel in Waltham, MA has flexible rooms & suites welcome you home to luxury Marriott signature bedding, free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs with premium channels, & well-lit work spaces with ergonomic seating, for both an enjoyable & productive stay. By day, enjoy our Waltham hotel's free hot breakfast, state-of-the-art 24-hour fitness center, & indoor swimming pool. By night, unwind at our lobby bar & lounge, open nightly & serving delicious cocktails & cuisine. Our Babson College hotel is also unique in that it is connected under one roof with the Residence Inn Boston Waltham, offering a harmonious fusion of two unique Marriott brands & affording enhanced amenities throughout the property.