Chief Maintenance Engineer

  • Heritage Inn
  • 34521 Old Postal Ln, Lewes, DE 19958
  • Jun 05, 2020
Full time Other

Job Description

Purpose for the Position: To maintain the Hotel areas and all Hotel assets to an acceptable quality standard.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Provides professional and courteous service at all times.
  • Assists Chief Engineer with all maintenance and preventative maintenance to include: refrigeration, heating, plumbing, water treatment, preventative maintenance, convention center front and back of house spaces, A/C units, ice machines, lighting, kitchen equipment, emergency generators, water softeners, switch rooms, roof exhausts, electrical substations, etc.
  • Monitors electric, gas and water consumption.
  • Ensures all projects are completed according to specifications and are completed on time.
  • Understands and practices all lock out-tag out procedures in accordance with OSHA standards.
  • Perform all guestroom and public area preventive maintenance services as outlined for your hotel.
  • Performs maintenance checks of equipment and logs properly.
  • Reports all safety and security concerns to the Chief Engineer or the Manager on Duty immediately.
  • Ensures all key inventories are secure.
  • Responds to all emergency situations prepared to assist.
  • Participates in ongoing maintenance programs for event space, public space, kitchens and all convention center equipment.
  • Performs inventory duties as required.
  • Maintains cleanliness of grounds and attractiveness of landscaping.
  • Ensures cleanliness and orderliness of all work space and storage areas.
  • Attends monthly staff meetings.
  • Complete projects as determined by the Chief Engineer.

To do this kind of work, you must be able to:

  • Previous hotel engineering experience required.
  • FSD and EPA certification preferred.
  • Previous background in HVAC and electrical.
  • Understand the technologies required in the work you are directly.
  • Work with a variety of situations.
  • Solve problems using facts and personal judgment.
  • React quickly in emergency situations and make decisions that may involve a great amount of money or the safety of others.
  • Work with different kinds of people.
  • Change easily and frequently from one activity to another.
  • Be available on nights, weekends and holidays.

Physical Demands: Lifting 50 lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 lbs. Requires walking or standing to a significant degree, reaching, handling, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 to $48,000.00 /year