Sage Hospitality Resources Preventative Maintenance Technician in Denver, Colorado

Req # 5620BR

Job Title Preventative Maintenance Technician

Position Type Full Time - Regular

Location Name Embassy Suites Denver Downtown

City Denver

State CO

Why Us Un-conventional (Location and Look)

Not your average Embassy Suites, our urban location directly across the street from the Colorado Convention Center and walking distance to anywhere you want to be in downtown Denver. Featuring two-room suites with a refreshed cutting-edge design, there’s something a little more fun to our all-suite hotel.

Approachable (Upscale Unexpected Service)

Our staff is made up of hospitality professionals who live to serve by weekday and live for adventure by weekend. We can serve you up a cooked to order breakfast or a full company event in our event space, this team knows how to make your time with us a true Colorado experience.

Down to Earth (Super Green Design)

One of the first LEED Certified hotels in Denver, this Embassy Suites still practices green initiatives daily. Down to the earthy design of the hotel, to the rich textures and the options to reduce your own carbon footprint, step inside for a breath of fresh air in this urban Embassy Suites.

Truly Colorado (Our Vibe)

Our new look feels like landing at Denver International Airport, touch down into a true Colorado experience. Our staff can recommend the best hiking and skiing trail, we pour fresh craft Colorado beer at our nightly manager’s reception and right outside your door step is Denver in any direction. Choose your own adventure at our Embassy Suites.

Come be a part of our unconventional, approachable, down to earth team! Submit your resume and application today!

Posting Overview

The Maintenance Engineer assists in the maintenance, repair, refurbishment, renovation, remodeling and general upkeep in order to keep the facility functional and attractive to prospective customers.

Requirements

Competencies

Dealing with Ambiguity

Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.

Compassion

Genuinely cares about people; is concerned about their work and non-work problems; is available and ready to help; is sympathetic to the plight of others not as fortunate; demonstrates real empathy with the joys and pain of others.

Composure

Is cool under pressure; does not become defensive or irritated when times are tough; is considered mature; can be counted on to hold things together during tough times; can handle stress; is not knocked off balance by the unexpected; doesn’t show frustration when resisted or blocked; is a settling influence in a crisis.

Interpersonal Savvy

Relates well to all kinds of people – up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can defuse even high-tension situations comfortably.

Knowledge/Skills

Working knowledge of general plumbing refrigeration air conditioning electrical systems boilers bathroom fixtures and tiling painting -prep to finish basic carpentry grounds keeping.

Ability to drive and holds a valid Class C state drivers license.

Have vision to read written communiques, LED read-outs, meters, and computer screens.

Have finger, hand and upper body dexterity to pull levers and rotate knobs, work with arms raised above head and to handle and assemble small parts using basic hand and power tools.

Ability to understand and follow verbal/written instructions, communicate both verbally and in writing, utilize analytical thought processes, understand verbal/written technical and mechanical instruction, and be highly organized.

Have ability to communicate effectively and courteously with employees, guests and contractors in writing, via telephone and in person.

Abilities

Lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying required frequently to respond to service requests anywhere on property.

Frequent bending and kneeling required to perform inspections and repairs. 100% mobility required -must respond quickly to emergency.

Potential continuous standing may be required.

Climbing stairs of approximately 90 steps 20% of 8 hours.

Climbing ladders of approximately 8 feet 10% of 8 hours.

Driving -sometimes necessary to drive company pick-up truck/snow plow approximately 10% of time, unless snow emergency, then 100% of time.

Education/Formal Training

High school diploma or equivalent trade school, special courses in building maintenance and construction.

Experience

A minimum of 6 months experience in equal or similar position.

Scheduled days and times may vary based on need.

Material/Equipment Used

Basis hand and power tools. Painting equipment, key cutting machine, grounds keeping equipment and snow removal equipment. Exposure to hazardous materials on a daily basis.

Chemicals/Agents used: Various chemicals 2-3 times per week. Regular chemicals: solvents, adhesives, paints. Protective clothing worn 100% of day; protective gloves worn approximately. Lifts and scaffolds.

Environment

Indoor exposure to both stable and extreme variance of hot and cold temperatures. Outside exposure to all weather elements and extreme fluctuations of temperature. Prolonged standing, walking, bending, reaching, and heavy lifting.

EEO Statement

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.