IHG Utility Engineer in San Francisco, California

Description:

What's your passion? Whether you're into tennis, baseball or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.

The Utility Engineer will complete minor work orders such as replacing ceiling tiles, filters, light bulbs, patching vinyl, painting, repairs to pipe lines, toilets, sinks kitchen and laundry equipment, etc. and ensure that assigned equipment is prepared and operational for the following day's work. He/She will refurbish furniture and fixtures within guest rooms such as cabinets, tables, chairs, doors, windows and counters and paint and finish furniture and fixtures in guest rooms, if needed. They will maintain the front entrance area, parking lot and/or garage, and street entrance in a clean and presentable manner and maintain the safety and cleanliness of the exterior of the facility, grounds, pool and exercise/sport facilities (including property signs and lighting). You will follow procedures that ensure the security of inventory and assets such as tools, supplies, equipment, furniture, televisions, etc., replenishes supplies and inventory in a timely and efficient manner, and minimizes waste. and may assist with other duties.

Do you see yourself as a Utility Engineer with a people passion and are you ready to work at the heart of the action in a world-class destination: Fisherman’s Wharf? InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) currently has an opening for a Utility Engineer for Holiday Inn Fisherman’s Wharf, San Francisco. As a Utility Engineer you will perform general maintenance work to ensure hotel maintenance quality and safety standards are achieved and maintained.

InterContinental Hotels Group is a world leader in hospitality with over 3,500 hotels offering close to half a million guest rooms in nearly 100 countries. Our award-winning brands satisfy the full spectrum of accommodation needs, ranging from luxury to extended stay with properties including InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, Staybridge, Candlewood, Indigo, Even Hotels and Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express. All of our hotels have one thing in common: they are “Great Hotels Guests Love.” ©

IHG offers “Room to Grow” © meaning career opportunities to help talented people learn and advance. By bringing your expertise and passion to any one of our brands, you become part of our success, helping us to achieve our vision: to be the most preferred, admired and successful hotel company the world over.

Best Location: Holiday Inn Fisherman's Wharf is steps from world-class attractions such as Pier 39, the famous Cable Cars, Ghirardelli Square and ferry service to Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge, not to mention the unique shops, restaurants and fun spots of Fisherman’s Wharf! Guests and event planners also enjoy proximity to Chinatown, North Beach and Union Square shopping district with plenty of public transportation options right outside the door.

Holiday Inn Fisherman's Wharf offers 585 guest rooms, with nearly 5,000 square feet of meeting and event space for up to 250 people. Amenities include Bristol Bar & Grill, outdoor heated pool and sundeck, fitness center, concierge, plus complimentary high-speed wireless internet access and onsite business center.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Complete minor work orders, such as replacing ceiling tiles, filters, light bulbs, patching vinyl, painting, repairs to pipe lines, toilets, sinks, kitchen and laundry equipment, etc.Perform preventative maintenance duties as assigned.

  • Ensure that assigned equipment is prepared and operational for the following day’s work.

  • Monitor efficiency of equipment and electrical systems such as air conditioning controls, guests entrance/access doors, television sets, lighting systems and makes minor repairs and/or replacements to ensure proper operation and maximum efficiency.

  • Refurbish furniture and fixtures within guest rooms such as cabinets, tables, chairs, doors, windows and counters.Paint and finish furniture and fixtures in guest rooms, if needed.

  • Maintain front entrance area, parking lot and/or garage, and street entrance in a clean and presentable manner.

  • Maintain the safety and cleanliness of the exterior of the facility, grounds, pool and exercise/sport facilities (including property signs and lighting)

  • Follow procedures that ensure the security of inventory and assets such as tools, supplies, equipment, furniture, televisions, etc., replenishes supplies and inventory in a timely and efficient manner, and minimizes waste.

  • Report all unsafe conditions or malfunctioning equipment to supervisor.

  • Respond in a courteous and prompt manner to all guest questions and/or requests to ensure strong guest satisfaction.

  • Promote teamwork and quality service through daily communication and coordination with other departments

  • Assist with other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:

Basic reading, writing and math skills and 1 years of general building maintenance and repair experience. Completion of high school diploma or related vocational training preferred.

This job requires ability to perform the following:

  • Carrying, lifting, pulling or pushing items weighing up to 100-300 pounds.

  • Frequently standing up and moving about the facility

  • Frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility

  • Frequently bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing and crawling

  • Frequently working with general chemicals

Other:

  • Working knowledge of basic plumbing, electrical skills, preventive maintenance procedures, and reasonable understanding of building equipment and hand tools.

  • Communication skills are utilized a significant amount of time when interacting with the other hotel staff and hotel guests.

  • Reading and writing abilities are utilized in order to document or record all tasks completed, to order supplies, to receive their instructions for the day or to read equipment repair manuals.

  • Mathematical skills, including basic math, are used frequently.

  • Must be available to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays or when needed.

The statements in this job description are intended to represent the key duties and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be all responsibilities or qualifications of the job

Qualifications

Requirements include basic reading, writing and math skills and 1 or more year(s) of general building maintenance and repair experience. Completion of high school diploma or related vocational training is preferred. You may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. This job requires ability to perform the following: carrying, lifting pushing and/or pulling items weighing up to 100-300 pounds; frequently standing up and moving about the facility, frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility, and frequently bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing and crawling.

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:

Basic reading, writing and math skills and 1 years of general building maintenance and repair experience. Completion of high school diploma or related vocational training preferred.

This job requires ability to perform the following:

  • Carrying, lifting, pulling or pushing items weighing up to 100-300 pounds.

  • Frequently standing up and moving about the facility

  • Frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility

  • Frequently bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing and crawling

  • Frequently working with general chemicals

Other:

  • Working knowledge of basic plumbing, electrical skills, preventive maintenance procedures, and reasonable understanding of building equipment and hand tools.

  • Communication skills are utilized a significant amount of time when interacting with the other hotel staff and hotel guests.

  • Reading and writing abilities are utilized in order to document or record all tasks completed, to order supplies, to receive their instructions for the day or to read equipment repair manuals.

  • Mathematical skills, including basic math, are used frequently.

  • Must be available to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays or when needed.

The statements in this job description are intended to represent the key duties and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be all responsibilities or qualifications of the job

In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.

So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us more about yourself by clicking "Apply Online".

IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.

Job: Hotel General Management

Location: CA-San Francisco

Requisition ID: R132063