Maintenance Technician (Hotel)

Skilled Careers
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Maintenance Technician (Hotel)
Location: Central London (Kensington)
Salary: £10.00 p/h

Working on behalf of my client who is a luxury serviced apartment chain we are recruiting for an experienced Maintenance Technician
The maintenance department provides both a proactive and reactive service to ensure that each property is maintained to a high standard. The department covers all aspects of maintenance including plumbing, air conditioning, electrics and building fabric.

The Maintenance Engineer role will be to carry out proactive and reactive maintenance tasks in line Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) schedules and guest requirements. Your role will also involve supporting the Maintenance Supervisor and delegating tasks as necessary.
Responsibilities Include:

·To be the first line of response to all maintenance issues
·To report all completed jobs and any outstanding tasks to the Line Manager on a daily basis.
·To conduct water treatment tasks and checks, for example hot and cold water temperature logging to eliminate risk of legionella.
·To be aware of any hazards or faults and rectify where possible or escalate to second line response keeping the Line Manager informed at all times.
·To supervise the work of external contractors whilst on site as and when required.
·To place orders for stock items such as i.e. lamps and general consumables with the authorisation of the Line Manager.
·To participate in the emergency call out rota in order to provide 24 hour maintenance cover.
·To contribute to maintenance projects as and when required including re-developments and refurbishments.
·To undertake other duties and tasks that from time to time may be allocated to the jobholder that are appropriate to (the grade of) the job.
·To comply with all relevant internal rules, policy and procedures, including those relating to Health and Safety, Data Protection etc, and all those contained within the issued Colleague Handbook.

You will ideally have some experience working in a deputy or support position. You will ideally have had experience delegating tasks and will have excellent customer service and communication skills. Along with experience in a multi skilled engineering role covering plumbing /mechanical /plant/ building fabric etc, you ideally will have a strong electrical background with electrical qualifications.

You will have experience in a similar background in a 4 or 5 star hotel /apartments. You will also have excellent organisational skills and be able to work alone and as part of a team