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posted March 4, 2020

Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City
Universal City, CA
The Hilton Universal is looking for an RMP to join our amazing Engineering Team. Hilton is ranked by Fortune Magazine as a Best Place to Work in the United States! Please read the information below, submit your application, and come join the Hilton family!
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About This Job

JOB OVERVIEW:  Perform routine maintenance and repairs, schedule and perform preventative maintenance for all areas of the hotel.  Operating Engineer is responsible for maintaining a clean and organized maintenance shop and for the security of hotel inventory and assets such as tools, supplies, furniture, fixtures, and equipment.


Operates and maintains boilers, compressors, refrigeration equipment, generators, air-conditioning facilities and all appurtenant equipment driven by steam, air, diesel, gas, water or any other power-developing energy. 

Patrols, inspects and maintains all mechanical, HVAC, electrical, piping and plumbing systems and equipment to the end that the most economical and efficient results may be obtained. 

May perform repairs on toilet facilities, registers, radiators, lights, fixtures, minor repairs on furniture and floors, .

Priority orders through urgent requests and established hotel area down times in order to minimize inconvenience to guests.  Effectively interact with department managers as required.

Respond to guest room calls as required.

Complete any and all assigned preventative maintenance procedures.

Other duties as requested and assigned. 

Adhere to hotel safety standards.

Perform all duties as required in support to fire alarm response team.


Qualifications and Requirements:  

  • Basic reading, writing, and math skills.
  • Carrying, lifting, pushing and/or pulling items weighing up to 100-300 pounds.
  • Frequently standing up and moving about the facility
  • Frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility
  • Frequently bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing and crawling


Specialized knowledge of basic plumbing, carpentry, electricity, and equipment mechanics.

Communication skills are utilized a significant amount of time when interacting with the other supervisors, hotel staff and guests.

Speaking, reading and writing in English in order to document or record all tasks completed, to order supplies, to receive their instructions for the day and/or to read equipment repair manuals.

Must be able to push up to 75 pounds.

Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities.  To perform this job successfully, the incumbent will possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently.  Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves, other employees or guests.

A review of this description has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and requirements are essential job functions.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to perform any other job-related duties assigned by their supervisor.

This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an "at will" employment relationship.


About This Employer

Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City

555 Universal Hollywood Drive
Universal City, CA 91608-1001

(818) 506-2500

495 Room Hotel

At A Glance

Situated just a block away from the entrance to Universal Studios and minutes from Hollywood, the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City hotel is perfect for travelers looking to explore some of Los Angeles’ greatest attractions. All guest rooms and suites feature attractive decor and have high-speed internet access. The hotel employs a multi-lingual staff, including Mandarin and Spanish.

Keep up-to-date with work at any time in the 24-hour business center. Have a Hollywood wedding in the 16,000 sq. ft. Sierra Ballroom, or hold conferences and meetings in the hotel’s 32,000 sq. ft. of function space. Take a swim in the large outdoor swimming pool and relax in the whirlpool, or keep fit in the modern fitness room, fully equipped with cardio and weight machines. Enjoy local cuisine in the Café Sierra hotel restaurant, which offers California, Continental and Chinese cuisine in a modern, brightly lit setting.