Building Maintenance Tech I

Hyatt Place Ft. Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port
Dania Beach, FL

Posted October 6, 2019

Building Maintenance Tech I

Description

The Building Maintenance Tech I is an entry level position, where you can learn the basics of preventative maintenance duties and procedures, including, but not limited to completing preventive maintenance throughout the hotel, making small repairs, performing trash pick up, and unloading and storing deliveries. The Building Maintenance Tech I respond promptly to guest requests in a professional and hospitable manner while maintaining a professional appearance.

Requirements

Essential Functions, Duties, Responsibilities to be performed with or without accommodation

  • Wear provided brand-standard uniform, identification, required footwear, and protective equipment such as gloves
  • Follow safe work procedures, including company key control procedures
  • Performs daily duties including preventive maintenance in the following areas:
  • Carpet and Tile Cleaning
  • Caulking
  • Painting
  • Preventative Maintenance in Guestrooms
  • Inspects and cleans up in rooms after working in them and ensures they meet Company standards
  • Picks up the trash in the building and on the grounds
  • Works with the Maintenance Supervisor on tasks that require 2 people
  • Ensures maintenance equipment is properly functioning and maintained (Capet machine)
  • Ensures that all regular maintenance items are completed
  • Responds to maintenance emergencies timely
  • Ensures grounds, pool, and structure are properly maintained
  • Collects and removes trash both inside and outside the hotel
  • Sweeps and cleans sidewalks and stairs as needed. (Trash and weather related)
  • Clears debris from parking lot, landscaping, and dumpster area daily
  • Paints walls, ceilings, doors and window trim as needed
  • Ensures Guest Laundry washers, dryers, vending machines and common areas are cleaned twice daily
  • Adheres to all safety and security guidelines regarding equipment safety, guest safety and safe chemical handling procedures

Skill, Experience, and Competency Requirements

  • Currently working in a House person or housekeeping role
  • General knowledge of hand tools
  • General knowledge of maintenance
  • Ability to work well with others in a guest and team-focused environment
  • Time Management capability to accomplish work within established parameters
  • Customer Service focus to anticipate guest needs, greet and acknowledge guests, respond to guest requests, and ensure guest satisfaction
  • Perseverance to complete work efficiently with attention to quality and detail
  • Action Orientation to deliver the desired outcome

Physical and Intellectual Requirements

  • Ability to bend at waist and work on knees.
  • Ability to reach over head.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to climb stairs.
  • Ability to work outside in hot or cold weather.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds.
  • Ability to push or pull cleaning equipment for extended periods of time
  • Ability to read and communicate chemical labels and safety procedures
  • Ability to enter information into online systems.
  • Ability to comply with facility, guest, and personal safety procedures

Additional Requirements

Schedule with varying days and hours of work, weekends and holidays

Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Hyatt Place Ft. Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port

149 Room Hotel

Fort Lauderdale hotel with complimentary airport shuttle service.

They Hyatt Place Fort Lauderdale Airport hotel is located east off I-95, less than 8 miles from the Ft. Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport. We offer complimentary shuttle service to and from the FLL airport, hotel wide Wi-Fi, a hot breakfast buffet from the a.m. Kitchen Skillet, and parking. Relax after a busy day in one of our roomy guest rooms, featuring Grand Hyatt bedding, a separated living area, and a large HDTV.

Local restaurants offering popular dishes and local menus are less than a mile away.  Las Olas Boulevard, the Dania Beach Pier, and Port Everglades are all less than 10 miles away, making us an ideal option for pre and post stay cruises.  Take a yacht charter or a cruise tour of Fort Lauderdale’s beachfronts and water-ways or attend one of the popular events happening weekly at the Hard Rock Café and Casino, SunLife Stadium, and the BB&T Center.