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Chief Engineer (Hotel Maintenance)

Posted June 17, 2022

Residence Inn Mystic Groton
Mystic, CT
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About This Job

Overview

Opportunity:  Chief Engineer

Manage general and preventative maintenance functions to ensure guest service and sustainability standards are achieved and maintained throughout the hotel structure.    

Potential Career Path

Area Chief Engineer – Regional Director of Engineering

Essential Job Functions

  • Interview, select, train, schedule, coach, and support associates, ensuring they perform in accordance with established brand or hotel standards and consistent with HHM core values.  
  • Conduct room inspections, and identify repair needs.
  • Manage and coordinate bids, quotes and contracts for 3rd party vendors.
  • Oversee small projects, or PIPS, and manage and report on the work progress.   
  • Install or repair sheet rock and other wall coverings.
  • Paint designated areas and items.
  • Install and replace basic electrical fixtures.  Replace light switches, receptacles, light bulbs, and fixtures.
  • Install, replace, and program televisions.
  • Perform minor plumbing functions.
  • Replace and repair heating and cooling pumps as well as preventative maintenance on units.                    
  • Troubleshoot and repair kitchen equipment.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on a scheduled basis and complete work orders as necessary; keep accurate records of PM’s on all rooms and equipment.
  • Maintain the building exterior and “curb appeal” of entire hotel grounds
  • Refurbish, paint and finish furniture and fixtures as needed.
  • Test, examine, and maintain hotel’s life safety systems to ensure they are 100% operational at all times.
  • Maintain repair and preventive maintenance records and coordinate compliance of service contracts.
  • Perform and maintain work to local, state and Federal codes.
  • Be aware of guest satisfaction scores and work toward increasing departmental and overall guest satisfaction. 
  • Follow sustainability guidelines and practices related to HHM’s EarthView program.
  • Practice safe work habits, wear protective safety equipment and follow MSDS and OSHA standards.
  • Perform other duties as requested by management.

Position Requirements

  • High School diploma and/or trade school course work in related field preferred.
  • Previous supervisory engineer/maintenance experience required or equivalent training.
  • Certifications may be required.

Work Environment and Context

  • Work schedule varies and may include working on holidays and weekends or alternate shifts.
  • Requires standing for extended periods, walking, pushing, lifting up to 50 pounds, bending and reaching, climbing, stooping, kneeling or crouching.

What We Believe

People Are Our Capability – Hearts That Serve – Only Excellence – Stay Nimble - Own It

About Us

HHM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.

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About this Employer

Residence Inn Mystic Groton

40 Whitehall Avenue
Mystic, CT 06355

(860) 536-5150

133 Room Extended Stay

www.marriott.com

Our Hotel

Located in the heart of Mystic Country near the Mystic Aquarium, Mystic Seaport and Olde Mistick Village Shops, the Residence Inn Mystic Groton offers great amenities and first-class service for business and leisure travel. Our all-suites hotel is just a short distance from Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun Casinos and midway between TF Green & Bradley Int'l Airports. At our Mystic, CT hotel, guests enjoy spacious studios, one- and two-bedroom suites that are 50% larger than traditional hotel rooms. Our suites offer separate living, eating and sleeping areas, high-speed Internet, flat screen TV's and fully equipped kitchens. Guests can enjoy a daily complimentary hot breakfast buffet and a nightly social hour (Mon.-Wed.), on-site exercise room and indoor swimming pool. They'll have access to many dining options with downtown Mystic just a mile away. Whether traveling for business or leisure this is a home away from home.