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Maintenance Engineer

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Lexington

2601 Richmond Road
Lexington, KY 40509

155 Room All Suite
Managed By Hospitality Ventures Management Group

Receive up to 40% of your earned wages BEFORE payday with PayActiv!

Current opportunity for you and your amazing technical skills to join an innovative and Excellent team!

Compensation: $15 -$16 DOE, Full-Time

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 eager to continue learning. 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 HVAC 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; carpentry/drywall repairs/painting and mechanical lock systems
  • 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.
  • Organization and excellent communication skills as well as the ability to work as part of a team to achieve the common goals of the property
  • Six months to one year related experience and/or training

Benefits

  • Medical / Dental / Vision
  • Short Term Disability / Long Term Disability / Life Insurance
  • 401k - 4% Match
  • Paid Vacation Days / Paid Sick Days
  • Hilton Discounts- travel with room rates as low as $35!

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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

Posted March 1, 2024

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Lexington

Our Hotel

Our hotel matches French Quarter style with Kentucky hospitality in a contemporary and comfortable hotel. Located minutes from the University of Kentucky and Kentucky Horse Park, the hotel is comprised of two-room suites. As an associate, you will appreciate the attractive surroundings, engaged team, and smell of warm cookies.

Our Guests Love    

Number of Rooms: 155
Event Space Square Footage: 4,624
Dining: Angie's Restaurant + Gazebo Lounge
Amenities: Outdoor pool and fitness center
Points of Interest: University of Kentucky and Kentucky Horse Park

Our Associates Love

  • Amazing opportunities for career advancement across HVMG
  • Flexible full-time and part-time schedules
  • Up to 40% earned wages paid BEFORE payday with PayActive
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Paid Holidays
  • Full Healthcare Benefits (including medical, dental, and vision coverage)
  • 401k Retirement Plan with a guaranteed 4% match and no vesting
  • Hotel and Food & Beverage 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 premium 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 associates 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.

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