• Maintenance Engineer

    Love hospitality, we do too! Red Roof Inn is seeking to add new friendly faces to our team! We have a position open for Maintenance Worker. In hospitality we never live the same day twice. Responsibilities start with serving our guests throughout their experience from arrival and departure, completing any special requests our guests may have and assisting other departments when needed! If you are flexible with your schedule, service minded, high energy and customer focused, we want you! Candidates MUST have a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays .

    Job Summary

    Performs repairs, preventive maintenance and emergency work to the interior and exterior of the hotel including guest rooms, public areas and grounds. Responds to all guest requests in a professional, timely and efficient manner. Is familiar with basic plumbing, electrical, mechanical and minor building repairs and installations.

    Maintain franchise/Guests, Inc. standards and retain high employee morale.

    Responsibilities and Duties

    Prioritize, plan, schedule, and as appropriate assign preventive maintenance tasks, work orders and special projects, ensuring timely, accurate completion.

    Develop annual maintenance planner.

    Assist in capital improvement projects as directed.

    Respond to guest’s maintenance needs promptly, and ensure guests receive professional, efficient, prompt and courteous service, to hotel standards.

    As appropriate, ensure training and development of engineering staff to enable effective job performance, ongoing safety training, teamwork attitude, and clear communications. Ensure staff compliance to assigned position performance standards.

    Maintain the physical appearance and operational efficiency of the hotel including physical, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and recreational facilities.

    Perform daily and weekly property documented inspections. Ensure property, grounds, physical plant, and work areas are maintained to standard, and that all safety equipment and conditions are to code.

    Establish and maintain department equipment and supply inventory levels appropriate to property requirements, and as appropriate train staff on supplies inventory, maintenance and ordering procedures.

    Maintain, monitor and test hotel’s emergency and security systems, features and procedures.

    Ensure security, cleanliness, preventive maintenance and repair of engineering tools, equipment and safety features, according to established procedures and within budget.

    Ensure maintenance storerooms and work spaces are kept in a neat, clean and organized manner.

    Identify areas in which replacement or upgrades are needed, or reductions can be made.

    Cultivate strong, positive working relationships and communications with the hotel’s executive staff, hotel staff to ensure maximum operating effectiveness and fulfillment of maintenance needs.

    Respond to corporate and management inquiries. Research and complete budget input and maintenance reports, in a timely manner, as directed.

    Liaison with guests, staff, vendors and contractors. Resolve disputes, as needed.

    Adhere to and promote the company’s Mission/Standards

    Qualifications and Skills

    Special Skills/Experience:

    Experience with PVC (clearing of clogged drains; installation, repair/replacement of broken or defective lines and fixtures; etc.) electrical maintenance and repairs (installation of conduit and hardwiring, replacement of plugs and switches, electrical trouble shooting and repair, etc.), commercial washer/dryer repairs, interior/exterior building maintenance and repairs (wall/molding repairs; painting and prep work; grout and tile repair; minor refinishing; cleaning and repair of air ducting fans and motors; etc.), wall paper hanging and repair, repair/replacement of locks and security devices, etc. Must be able to work well independently with minimal supervision, and to be receptive to new techniques and procedures.

    Abilities Required:

    This is a physically demanding position. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential tasks of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    Trunk Strength – the ability to use your abdominal and lower back muscles to support

    part of the body repeatedly or continuously over time without “giving out” or fatiguing.

    Employee must be able to stand for several hours at a time.

    Wrist-Finger Speed – the ability to make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers,

    hands, and wrists.

    Lifting – the ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 175 pounds.

    Climbing – must be able to climb ladders.

    Job Type: Full-time

    Qualification Questions

    You have requested that Indeed ask candidates the following questions:

    • How many years of Maintenance Technician experience do you have?
    • Do you have the following license or certification: CPO?
    • Do you have the following license or certification: Driver's License?
    • Are you in Winchester, VA?
    • Are you willing to undergo a background check, in accordance with local law/regulations?

    Job Type: Full-time


    • Maintenance: 3 years

    Required work authorization:

    • United States

    Job Type: Full-time

    Pay: $12.00 - $15.00 per hour

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