Maintenance Associate

Employer
Destination Hotels & Resorts
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
20867BRPosition Title:Maintenance AssociateJob Overview:You will be an integral member of the team that creates distinctively different and authentic experiences for our guests. You will be responsible to respond to guest requests to ensure the safety and comfort of our guests and use the freedom to go beyond to turn those guest interactions into moments of magic. In addition, you will perform general maintenance tasks, complete assigned work orders and help in the maintenance and repairs of all the areas of the property.Req ID:20867BRCity:WashingtonEssential Functions: + Enjoy working as part of a team to assist other engineering personnel with routine repairs and preventive maintenance + Earnestly respond to guest requests to ensure their personal comfort + Take pride in our house and perform general maintenance to guestrooms and public areas while monitoring and maintaining cleanliness, sanitation and organization of assigned work areas + Enthusiastically prepare for daily work assignments and review priorities and special projects + Responsible for maintaining appropriate time management + Hold the highest standards for proper use of all equipment + Responsibility for ensuring safety and security of the property, our guests and fellow associates Qualifications: + Flexibility. This is a demanding business and we look for flexibility with work days and hours, but it's also a lot of fun! + Experience. Must have basic knowledge in the building maintenance fields with a minimum of one (1) year in a similar position or equal experience, specifically using hand tools and other tools to repair and maintain equipment. + Knowledge. Must have experience with basic diagnostic devices and training in general-overall mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, kitchen, and carpentry knowledge and the ability to trouble shoot in these principals. + People Person. While this position requires working with equipment, the best part is the opportunity to be part of a team and interact with guests. + A qualified applicant is a "people person" who is flexible with their schedule, loves to trouble shoot and knows a thing or two about safety, facility repairs and maintenance. Job Type:Full Time Property:Embassy Row HotelArea of Interest:Engineering & Maintenance Company Introduction:IN 2016, DESTINATION AND COMMUNE STARTED A NEW JOURNEY TOGETHER. We set off to create the most extraordinary independent hospitality company in the world. By combining two brands that embody freedom and discovery, we have assembled an unrivaled collection of unique properties, passionate people, and remarkable experiences from across the globe. No other company can lead this journey and feed the endless curiosity of today's fiercely individual traveler. We are in the business of individuality. It's the hallmark of our entire portfolio, running through all of our collections and each one of our properties. It describes every guest, owner, and team member. And it's the centerline down the road we are on. We don't know where the next fork in the road will take us, but we do know we'll enjoy the journey. We welcome you to join us.Property Introduction:Both cosmopolitan and eclectic, like its neighborhood, The Embassy Row Hotel delivers casual elegance, innovative service, and global awareness in a unique local atmosphere in the Embassy Row/Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, DC and not far from other highlights of the capital, such as Georgetown, National Mall & Smithsonian, Georgetown, and Adams Morgan. With exemplary service provided by the skilled, service-oriented staff, the hotel attracts discerning travelers from near and far, eager to relax in a welcoming environment catering to their every need. Each of the Washington, DC hotel's 231 guest rooms offers the personal comforts and appointments you expect. Overlooking Embassy Row, Dupont Circle or the elegant residential rowhouses along Q Street, they provide a quiet oasis at the center of one of most dynamic neighborhoods in Washington, DC.State:DCType of Position:Hourly PositionBrand:Destination Hotels