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Maintenance Engineer

Posted June 28, 2022

SpringHill Suites Chicago Elmhurst/Oakbrook Area
Elmhurst, IL
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About This Job

Ensure that all maintenance functions, including preventative maintenance are completed in a timely manner and are safety compliant.

  • Oversees the property grounds, public areas and hotel guest rooms
  • Conducts preventative maintenance to prevent breakdowns in hotel accommodations
  • Paints, replaces electrical accessories, maintains HVAC
  • Responds to guest complaints in a timely manner
  • Fulfills work orders in a timely manner
  • Completes daily rounds, identifying and reporting problems
  • Other duties as assigned

Education And Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years in a hotel maintenance position
  • In-depth knowledge of HVAC, plumbing, electrical and general carpentry

Knowledge, Skills And Abilities

  • Basic math skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Ability to exceed expectations of guests and team members
  • Excellent time management skills

TRAVEL:

  • Rarely

Job Competencies

  • Commitment to Task: Demonstrates dependability and shows a sense of urgency about getting results; willing to commit the hours it takes to get the job completed; takes responsibility for actions and achieves results; overcomes obstacles.
  • Communication Skills: Presents ideas, concepts, and information effectively and clearly through the spoken word; actively listens; communicates comfortably with various audiences; responds effectively to questions.
  • Flexibility: Adapts and changes course of action when appropriate; effectively transitions from task to task; deals well with unresolved situations, frequent change, delays, or unexpected events; maintains objectives amidst shifting priorities.
  • Initiative: Takes action proactively; addresses issues or opportunities without supervision; focuses on desired results and accomplishments; demonstrates clear purpose, enthusiasm, and a "can-do" attitude.
  • Managing Execution: Manages multiple projects and effectively prioritizes tasks, responsibilities, and goals; uses goals to guide actions and creates detailed action plans; organizes and schedules people and tasks; utilizes resources effectively to meet goals.
  • Teamwork: Works cooperatively with others to accomplish business goals and objectives; asks others for their ideas and opinions; supports team's decisions; contributes to the team's efforts.
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About this Employer

SpringHill Suites Chicago Elmhurst/Oakbrook Area

410 West Lake Street
Elmhurst, IL 60126

(630) 782-6300

128 Room All Suite

www.marriott.com

Our Hotel

Welcome to the SpringHill Suites Elmhurst Hotel! Our Chicago Elmhurst hotel places you in the center of it all. Situated just off I-290, this Oak Brook area hotel provides easy access to the Illinois Tollway and is 13 miles west of Chicago, 8 miles from O'Hare International Airport, and 14 miles from Schaumburg. We're also surrounded by the suburbs of Bensenville, Addison, Villa Park, Northlake, Melrose Park, Wood Dale and Oak Brook. To help you explore, our hotel offers complimentary local shuttle service in the Elmhurst Area ask the front desk agent for availability. Within a short distance, you can enjoy casual or fine dining, mall shopping, and acclaimed museums, parks, library and college. Other fun local activities include jogging paths, biking, hiking and miniature golf.