To maintain the guestrooms and back of the house areas in good
repair by performing various tasks related to a variety of trades
including but not limited to carpentry, plumbing, electrical, air
conditioning, painting, wall covering and masonry to ensure an
attractive and well-maintained hotel.
The Engineer will:
- Inspect guestrooms, public spaces and back of the house areas
to repair, touch up or replace light bulbs, lamps, switches,
outlets, faucets, toilets, hardware, filters, paint, furniture,
wall covering, caulking, grouting or other miscellaneous repairs.
This requires the individual to visually inspect and detect items
needing repair and requires a considerable knowledge of a wide
variety of maintenance trades. Basic electrical, plumbing,
carpentry and mechanical experience is used frequently on the job.
Performing these duties requires experience in using basic hand and
power tools and the ability to stoop, kneel, grasp, lift, push and
pull weights up to 200 lbs. climb ladders up to 30 feet high and
reach in all directions, often times overhead.
Detailed record keeping in English is required for logs and
Regular attendance in conformance with the standards, which may
be established by Pyramid Hotel Group from time to time, is
essential to the successful performance of this position. Employees
with irregular attendance will be subject to disciplinary action,
up to and including termination of employment.
Due to the cyclical nature of the hospitality industry,
employees may be required to work varying schedules to reflect the
business needs of the hotel.
Upon employment, all employees are required to fully comply with
Pyramid Hotel Group rules and regulations for the safe and
efficient operation of hotel facilities. Employees who violate
Hotel rules and regulations will be subject to disciplinary action,
up to and including termination of employment.
In addition to performance of the essential functions, this
position may be required to perform a combination of the following
supportive functions, with the percentage of time performing each
function to be solely determined by the supervisor based upon the
particular requirements of the hotel.
- Report major repairs and items that cannot be repaired to the
dispatcher for further action and if necessary, place a room out of
- Perform all the essential functions of Shift Engineer when
Due to the nature of the business the individual may be required
to do other duties and special projects as assigned by the
supervisor, such as making props or cleaning of the workshop.
SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and
abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can
perform the essential functions of the job, with or without
reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills
- Knowledge of all maintenance trades, including basic
electrical, plumbing, mechanical and carpentry.
- Basic mechanical aptitude for operation and repair of hotel
- Skill in the use of related tools (including both hand and
- Basic English language communication and mathematical skills in
order to communicate with co-workers, fully comprehend job
assignments and perform accurate simple arithmetic functions.
- Ability to perform tasks requiring bending, stooping and
- Ability to push and pull objects or materials weighing up to
- Ability to climb stairs and ladders, working at heights up to
approximately 30 feet, for extended periods of time, with the
ability to reach, often times overhead.
- Ability to grasp, lift or carry items weighing up to 100 lbs.
occasionally waist high.
- Ability to work alone with minimal supervision.
- Ability to deal with a number of problems requiring initiative
and good judgement.
- Ability to move and work throughout the hotel for the duration
of the shift.
Education: Any combination of education and experience
equivalent to graduation from high school or any other combination
of education, training or experience that provides the required
knowledge, skills and abilities. High school diploma preferred.
Experience: Basic experience in maintenance trades, including
electrical, plumbing, mechanical and carpentry. Minimal (1) one
year hotel experience preferred.
Licenses or certificates: No licenses required.
Grooming: All employees must maintain a neat, clean and well
groomed appearance (specific standards available).
Note: The hotel functions seven (7) days a week and twenty-four
(24) hours per day. All employees, both management and hourly, must
realize this fact and be aware that at times it may be necessary to
move an employee from their accustomed shift as business