Careers - BC Lynd Hospitality

Position:  Maintenance Engineer II
Location:  Harlingen, TX
Job Id:  239
# of Openings:  1

 
 

ENGINEER

 

                          JOB DESCRIPTION

 
DEPARTMENT:      Engineering                                      
REPORTS TO:         Director of Engineering/General Manager of Convention Center
FLSA STATUS:       Non-exempt                                                    
JOB STATUS:          Full-Time
 
 
JOB SUMMARY
 
 
 
The Engineer is responsible for insuring that the property is always maintained in the best possible condition with the least amount of inconvenience to guests and employees.
 
 
REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION STATEMENT
 
 
 
To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential duty and/or function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
 
 
QUALIFICATION STANDARDS
 
 
 
Education & Experience: 
  • High School diploma or equivalent and/or one year of experience in a hotel or related field required.
  • At least two years of progressive experience in a hotel or related field preferred.
  • Trade school and/or College course work in related field preferred.
 
 
 Physical requirements:
  • Flexible and long hours sometimes required.
  • Heavy work - Exerting in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently and/or in excess of 20 pounds constantly to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects.
  • objects.
 
Work environment:
  • Indoor and outdoor convention center, kitchens, banquet areas, rooms, facilities and structures
 
 
 
 
 General Requirements
  • Maintain a warm and friendly demeanor at all times.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate both verbally and written, with all level of employees and guests in an attentive, friendly, courteous and service oriented manner.
  • Must be effective at listening to, understanding, and clarifying concerns raised by employees and guests.
  • Must be able to multitask and prioritize departmental functions to meet deadlines.
  • Approach all encounters with guests and employees in an attentive, friendly, courteous and service-oriented manner.
  • Attend all required meetings and trainings.
  • Maintain regular attendance in compliance with BC Lynd Standards, as required by scheduling, which will vary according to the needs of the convention center.
  • Maintain high standards of personal appearance and grooming, which includes wearing the proper uniform and nametag.
  • Comply with BC Lynd Standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient convention center operations.
  • Maximize efforts towards productivity, identify problem areas and assist in implementing solutions.
  • Must be effective in handling problems, including anticipating, preventing, identifying and solving problems as necessary.
  • Must be able to understand and apply complex information, data, etc. from various sources to meet appropriate objectives.
  • Must be able to cross-train in other related areas.
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality of information.
  • Must be able to show initiative, including anticipating guest or operational needs.
  • Perform other duties as requested by management.
 
 
 
DUTIES & FUNCTIONS
 
 
 
 
Fundamental Requirements:
 
  • Make repairs to air conditioning system:  change filters, clean coils, replace motors.
  • Perform preventive maintenance on all equipment (i.e. boilers, chillers, HVAC-Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning, electrical, etc.).
  • Take required readings on equipment.
  • Test cooling tower and record readings.
  • Replace and program televisions as needed.
  • Replace light switches, receptacles, light bulbs and fixtures.
  • Perform furniture repair.
  • Replace and repair pumps.
  • Perform plumbing repairs (i.e. clogged drains, copper pipe, change washers, change handles, drain fittings, etc).
  • Understand and be able to read blueprints and wiring diagrams.
  • Trace and repair all types of water lines.
  • Troubleshoot and repair kitchen equipment.
  • Maintain repair and preventive maintenance records.
  • Perform and maintain work to local, state and Federal codes.
  • Test, clean and repair fountains.
  • Paint designated areas.
  • Repair and finish sheet rock.
  • Repair all types of wall coverings.
  • Repair and program electronic lock system.
  • Assist in supervising other engineering staff members.
  • Assist in scheduling preventive maintenance tasks.
 

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