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Maintenance Technician

$100 BONUS after 1st WEEK & $100 retention bonuses at 30, 60 & 90 days- $400 in bonuses within your 1st 3 months

Posted September 23, 2022

The Elwood Hotel
Lexington, KY
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Boutique Lexington hotel seeking FT or PT hotel maintenance! Flexible scheduling and competitive pay!

About This Job

Who this job will appeal to

Someone who is curious to know how things work and LOVES to keep them working! Someone who has mechanical proficiency and/or eager and very willing to learn. The hotel would love to hear from you if you have past experience working in landscaping, construction, HVAC, plumbing, electrical or any combination of these.

Essential Functions

  • Maintenance of  the interior and exterior of the hotel
  • Responding to guests maintenance requests courteously, promptly, and resolving matters to the guest’s satisfaction
  • Performs daily walk-thru of the hotel grounds and identifies, reports as well as addresses areas with immediate grounds keeping needs
  • Continually monitors all work areas for safety and sanitation
  • Basic understanding of  electrical, plumbing, refrigeration, and boiler systems
  • Test, troubleshoot and perform basic repair on all types of equipment.
  • Maintain maintenance inventory and requisition parts and supplies as needed

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Basic reading, writing and math skills.  
  • General handyman knowledge; landscape experience a plus
  • Ability to perform the following: regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, frequently standing up and moving about the work area, frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility, frequently bending, stooping and kneeling, frequently working in areas of high temperatures around heavy equipment.
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Three to six months related experience and/or training; preferred but not required.

Benefits

  • Medical / Dental / Vision
  • Short Term Disability / Long Term Disability / Life Insurance
  • 401k - Company Match %
  • Paid Vacation Days / Paid Sick Days
  • Company Travel Discounts
  • Receive up to 40% of your earned wages BEFORE payday with PayActiv!

An Equal Opportunity Employer

We provide equal opportunity without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, or disability.  

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About this Employer

The Elwood Hotel

444 Parkway Drive
Lexington, KY 40504

(859) 423-1001

62 Room Hotel

www.theelwoodhotel.com

Our Hotel

Our boutique independent hotel features unexpected bursts of color and art that will inspire adventure and create memories. Located minutes away from Lexington's best breweries, bakeries, boutiques, and farmers’ markets, the hotel is home to Fiddletree Kitchen & Bar. As an associate, you will appreciate the inspirational history, the eclectic mix of guests, and the excellent culture.

Our Guests Love

Number of Rooms: 65
Event Space Square Footage: N/A
Dining: Fiddletree Kitchen & Bar
Amenities: Fitness center
Points of Interest: Breweries, bakeries, boutiques, and farmers’ markets

Our Associates Love

  • Amazing opportunities for career advancement across HVMG
  • Flexible full-time and part-time schedules
  • Up to 40% earned wages BEFORE payday with PayActive
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Full Healthcare Benefits (including medical, dental, and vision coverage)
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Hotel Discounts and Perks

Careers at HVMG

HVMG is a successful and experienced hotel management company. Over the 20 years since our founding, we've worked with more than 100 hotels in 23 states, from top branded properties to independent boutiques and resorts.

We are consistently listed among the top management companies in the hotel business, have won multiple Top Workplace awards, and most importantly, are obsessed with putting our people first.

Our Be Excellent culture is more than just words on a website -- we live and breathe it. As one associate said in an anonymous survey, "This is the best management company I've ever worked for. They walk the talk from the corporate office to the field."

We believe that the hotel business is one of the few industries in which successful career paths can start anywhere on the org chart. You control your destiny, and, if our executives are any indication, today's dishwasher can be tomorrow's Senior Vice President.

HVMG participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law.