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Maintenance Engineer

Posted January 23, 2023

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex
Cedar Rapids, IA
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The DoubleTree by Hilton Cedar Rapids Convention Complex is looking for a Maintenance Engineer to join their Engineering team! 

This 267 room hotel and convention complex is connected to the Alliant Energy PowerHouse, home to Cedar Rapids conventions and events. Located  two blocks from Cedar Rapids Museum of Art and Paramount Theatre. 

The ideal candidate will have general knowledge and understanding of general maintenance, a genuine passion to want to grow and develop their career in the engineering field, the ability to work quickly and effectively both alone or as part of a team, reliable and have good customer service skills. Previous experience with plumbing, HVAC and electrical is preferred. 

This is a full-time position will pay $16.00 per hour and is requiring full availability to work both weekdays and weekends. Shifts will mainly be focused from 2pm - 10:30pm. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to kickstart their Engineering career! 

Here are some perks you can enjoy when joining our team

  • Access to your pay when you need it through DailyPay
  • Career growth & development
  • The Go Hilton travel discount program
  • Competitive wellness benefits
  • Team Member Resource Groups
  • Recognition and rewards programs
  • And so much more

    What will I be doing?

    As a Maintenance Engineer, you would be responsible for maintaining the physical functionality and safety of the facility in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

    • Maintain the physical functionality and safety of the facility including, but not limited to, guest rooms, public space and heart-of-the-house areas
    • Respond to guest calls and team member work orders in a timely, friendly and efficient manner to assess and repair non-functioning machinery and/or equipment
    • Perform a variety of repair and maintenance tasks including, but not limited to carpentry, plumbing, electrical work, painting, HVAC work and masonry
    • Conduct inspections for preventive maintenance needs
    • Record and report completed repairs and items that require further attention


    What are we looking for?

    Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values:

    • Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.
    • Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.
    • Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.
    • Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.
    • Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.
    • Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline

    In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes:

    • Quality
    • Productivity
    • Dependability
    • Customer Focus
    • Adaptability
    What will it be like to work for Hilton?

    Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands.  Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day.  And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!

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    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex

    350 First Avenue NE
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

    (319) 731-4444

    267 Room Hotel

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    At A Glance

    Welcome to DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex. Begin your stay with a warm welcome from our friendly staff. We will even greet you with a delicious DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie upon arrival. Conveniently located in downtown Cedar Rapids, Iowa, just off I-380, we are only 15 minutes from Eastern Iowa Airport. The hotel overlooks the Cedar River and downtown Cedar Rapids, and is attached to the U.S. Cellular Arena and U.S. Cellular Convention Center. Corporate travelers will appreciate our proximity to important businesses, including Fortune 500 companies and government offices.

    Unwind in a spacious guest room or suite at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids. Enjoy modern amenities such as a 42-inch HDTV and internet access. Our spacious suites with separate living and dining areas are ideal for extended stays. Stay active and work out in the 24-hour fitness center or invigorate with a dip in the indoor pool. Dine on delicious local cuisine in the stunning rooftop restaurant. Shuttle service is also available for guests to attractions within a five mile radius.

    Host a meeting or event at this downtown Cedar Rapids hotel in 80,000 sq ft of meeting and banquet space. Our professional staff will organize a variety of special events for up to 10,000 guests.

    • Located in downtown Cedar Rapids, just 15 minutes from Eastern Iowa Airport
    • Attached to the U.S. Cellular Arena and the U.S. Cellular Convention Center 
    • Indoor swimming pool and modern 24-hour fitness center in our lodging
    • Rooftop restaurant and Bud Light Lounge
    • Flexible meeting space, internet access and 24-hour business center