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Maintenance Tech

Posted November 12, 2020

WoodSpring Suites Gulfport
Gulfport, MS
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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
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About this Employer

WoodSpring Suites Gulfport

8420 Highway 49
Gulfport, MS 39501

(228) 214-4228

105 Room Extended Stay

www.woodspring.com

Hotel Profile 

A new, different, better kind of extended stay hotel, WoodSpring Suites Gulfport offers business and personal travelers as well as those moving to and within the Gulfport/Biloxi area with incredible clean, wonderfully comfortable rooms. Affordable nightly rates are made even better with weekly rates and monthly rates that lower in price, per night, for each consecutive night a guest stays. Air force and military members, students, travelers and those with early or late flights are welcome. Double-beds in all rooms, sofas and sleeper-sofas in select suites. Additional value can be found in free wi-fi / free wireless internet and free parking as well as in-room kitchens (in every room), 24/7 guest laundry facilities and vending machines, pet-friendly hotel rooms, and an always-available, always-welcoming staff.


While an extended stay hotel guest at WoodSpring Suites Gulfport will be close to all the area offers including:


Gulfport, Mississippi (3 miles), Biloxi, MS (19 miles), Deer Island (21 miles), D'Iberville (17 miles), Long Beach (7 miles), Cuevas (12 miles), De Lisle (14 miles), Lyman (8 miles)
Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport / GPT Airport (2.5 miles), Coast Transit Authority - Gulfport Route 37 (on bus route, own stop), Keesler Air Force Base / Keesler AFB (12 miles)
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (14 - 31 miles), Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center and Jefferson Davis Presidential Library (10 miles), Gulf Coast Casinos (8 - 18 miles)
Gulfport Premium Outlets (2 miles), Gulf Islands Waterpark (4 miles), Gulfport Dragway (6 miles), Institute for Marine Mammal Studies (8 miles), Lynn Meadows Discovery Center (6 miles)
Port of Gulfport and Gulfport Harbor (3 miles), Memorial Hospital at Gulfport (3 miles), CRTC, Mississippi Air National Guard, Army National Guard, and Air National Guard Training (3 miles)
Guests at WoodSpring Suites Gulfport can look foward to the perfect mix of comfort and convinience while a guest. In-room kitchens, available in every room and all three room layouts, are complete with microwave oven, multi-burner stovetop, full-sized refrigerator and freezer, and prep sink as well as ample cupboard and counter space. Double-beds in every room that will allow for one-to-four-guests per room. Free wireless internet / free wi-fi for all guests. Sleeper sofas in select rooms. Pet-friendly hotel rooms are available for a cost. Free parking and access to vending machines and guest laundry facilities allow guests to be more comfortable around the clock.