Maintenance Person
1875 Barrington St
Duties & Responsibilities:
· General repairs in guest rooms; minor repairs in electrical, HVAC, and plumbing
· Minor carpentry, such as: patching holes in walls and vinyl.
· Repairs to office equipment.
· Maintenance of swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna.
· Demonstrates familiarity with the hotels life safety systems and takes corrective action on any maintenance or operating issues which affect the security of the hotel
· Service maintenance requests from guests and associates in a friendly and professional manner
· Complies with all provincial and federal regulations pertaining to building and fire code requirements, health and life safety programs
· Completes duties such as light bulb replacement, painting, dry wall repair
· Completes utility readings and consumptions
· Ensure the security of keys, company information, guest information and guest rooms at all times
· Report unsafe work conditions, areas requiring repair or suspicious person to the Department Head
· Understand and practice the correct usage and storage of chemicals in line with health and safety regulations and manufacturers’ instructions
· Utilizes personal protective equipment such as gloves and biohazard disposal containers when required
· Enter guest rooms following procedures for gaining access and ensuring vacancy before entering
· Be aware of the action to be taken in the event of an emergency such as fire in accordance with procedures
· Committed to providing exceptional customer service
· Follows through on guest requests and takes action immediately
· Treat each individual with respect and fosters a cooperative, productive, positive and respectful work place
· Work and communicate in a professional and ethical manner; assist coworkers where necessary
· Actively sell any special promotions, the brand, and facilities available to the guest in order to contribute to overall profitability
· Provide information to guests about local attractions, hotel services, hotel facilities and other amenities
· Assist with team member orientation and training as required
· Maintain standards of punctuality, uniform presentation and personal hygiene
· Attend meetings as required and recognize the importance of contributing new ideas and initiative to the overall success of the operation
· Contribute to cost control through energy conservation and correct usage and storage of all materials/equipment
· Communicate effectively with the Housekeeping and Front Desk department regarding ready rooms and those required to be out of order
· Provides a favorable image of SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts and the Brand to the public by consistently demonstrating SilverBirch Values (Engagement, Quality, Performance, Integrity and Growth)
· Other related duties and projects as assigned
Preferred Education & Qualifications:
  • 1 years previous maintenance experience is required
  • Have either electrical, plumbing, building systems, carpentry or HVAC knowledge. Valid ticket is an asset
  • WHMIS training is an asset but can be provided by the hotel
  • Previous experience in an environment with a strong health and safety program is an asset
Working Conditions:
· Physically fit and able to push, pull, and lift up to 30 lbs. and to bend and kneel with comfort
  • Fast paced environment that is often demanding
  • Stand, walk and remain on feet to perform job duties for shift duration
  • Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling and stooping
  • Hours and shifts will vary according to occupancy & the needs of the department. May involve working weekends, statutory holidays and evenings as required
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities Required:
  • Excellent guest service; highly organized, can multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Works well under pressure and without supervision; able to perform well in a fast-paced environment
  • Energetic, honest, self-motivated and flexible; excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Reliable, punctual and dependable; strong teamwork skills
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: From $20.17 per hour
How to Apply
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