Preventative Maintenance Technician

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Downtown St Paul - Saint Paul, MN3.9

30+ days ago

The Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown St. Paul, llocated directly across the street from the Xcel Energy Center, is looking for an experienced Hotel Engineer.

Engineer: Primarily responsible for the overall maintenance of the hotel’s building and grounds and the operation of its equipment and mechanical/electrical systems. Other areas of hotel operations would include: maintenance, guest service, profit management, asset management and safety and security.

The Hampton Inn Downtown St Paul is owned and operated by Vista Host, a nationally recognized hotel management company with over 35 properties nationwide. At Vista Host, we pride ourselves in achieving superior results in operating hotels from our ability to blend the science of hotel management with the art of hospitality. We are looking for candidates who would thrive in an environment that is fast-paced and hands-on. If you are looking to join a team that provides superior service to its customers, while gaining unprecedented opportunities, then this is the position for you. This is an excellent career opportunity to join a progressive management company, offering a competitive salary plus bonus and benefits.

In our efforts to be “better today than we were yesterday”, we are constantly seeking talented individuals to join our team!

To apply, please visit our career portal at

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Maintain company and franchise maintenance standards for both guest rooms and public areas.
  • Train maintenance personnel in all aspects of property maintenance.
  • Review maintenance problems, complaints and work orders to prioritize and schedule work assignments.
  • Ensure that property and equipment are maintained in a safe manner, and that all repairs are made as specified by manufacture.
  • Service the hotel’s pool including cleaning, appearance, and chemical balance and completing maintenance log.
  • Solicit bids from contractors, evaluate their proposals and once employed, ensure work is complete to specifications.
  • Maintain building exterior.
  • Complete maintenance logs.
  • Perform or assist with periodic or scheduled cleaning projects.
  • Assist other departments when needed and perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Qualifications and Skills
  • Previous Hotel Chief Engineer Experience
  • Hands-on experience in basic HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical and Refrigeration
  • Must have strong skills in leadership, communications, and customer service
  • Competitive salary and full benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401k, upward mobility, hotel discounts AND MORE!

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time


  • hotel engineering: 2 years (Required)


  • St Paul, MN (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)