Engineer 2

Kahler Inn & Suites - Rochester, MN

Full-time

PURPOSE:

The Engineer 2 will maintain, repair and clean mechanical areas and equipment. Assist other trade mechanics in their duties to ensure a safe, clean, and well maintained hotel.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with all trade mechanics as required to assist with repairs and maintenance
  • Change filters on all supply air fans and fan coil units requiring the ability to grasp hand tools and adjust and maintain equipment.
  • Clean and paint all mechanical spaces.
  • Clean ceiling diffusers, return air registers and toilet exhausts
  • Clean and wash chilled water and steam coils.
  • Punch tubes and clean cooling towers as directed.
  • Add chemicals to treat water.
  • Must have knowledge of skilled trade activities in plumbing, carpentry, electrical, and mechanical work and painting.
  • Service orientation. Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services.
  • Mechanical aptitude for operation and repair of hotel equipment
  • Skill in the use of a variety of skilled trade tools (including both hand and electric tools).
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.

DESIRED COMPETENCIES, WORK SKILLS, AND KNOWDLEGE REQUIRED

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies. Other competencies not listed may be required for specific positions. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of electrical systems, components, and devices, HVAC systems, boilers, mechanical systems.
  • Trained in the proper and safe use of all tools, equipment, materials, chemicals, and products relating to the department.
  • Test and maintain proper chemistry for pool water.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • High School diploma preferred

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous hospitality or facilities maintenance experience required
  • Trade school, or related experience preferred.
  • One year experience as Engineer in same or similar environment.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

During the course of performing the physical demands of this position, associates are expected to observe and adhere to safety and security procedures, promoting a safe work environment.

Physical Demands:

Description:

Frequency:

Comments:

Lifting

Frequently

Requires lifting and carrying supplies and other objects

Bending

Occasionally

0

Twisting

Occasionally

0

Push/Pull

Frequently

0

Sitting

Occasionally

0

Standing

Frequently

0

Walking

Frequently

0

Other

Never

0

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Fast paced environment that can vary from guest’s rooms to kitchen environment, etc.
  • Noise can be moderate to high at times.

Physical work environment

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Facilities Maintenance: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Mechanical Knowledge: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Hospitality: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

License:

  • HVAC, Mechanical, (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)