Maintenance Apprentice

Marriott Hotels
02 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Marriott Hotels, Marriott International's flagship brand with more than 500 global locations, is advancing the art of hosting so that our guests can travel brilliantly. As a host with Marriott Hotels, you will help keep this promise by delivering premium choices, sophisticated style, and well-crafted details. With your skills and imagination, together we will innovate and reinvent the future of travel.


Job Summary

The successful candidate will join our fantastic team at the Edinburgh Marriott. Previous experience is NOT essential as full training will be provided. We are looking for a candidate who has passion for Engineering and Hospitality and also who is eager to learn and progress within Marriott.

The role of Apprentice is to provide assistance to the Engineering/Maintenance team by:

Respond and attend to guest repair requests. Communicate with guests/customers to resolve maintenance issues. Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment, including cleaning and lubrication. Visually inspect tools, equipment, or machines. Carry equipment (e.g., tools, radio). Identify, locate, and operate all shut-off valves for equipment. Maintain maintenance inventory and requisition parts and supplies as needed. Record information for unfinished calls prior to shift change.

During Apprentice program full support with training and development will be provided to prepare the candidate for the next step in a culinary career.
  • Full apprentice program with mentor support
  • Training Workshops
  • Support with NVQ qualifications
  • Marriott online training courses
  • Full uniform will be provided
  • 28 day holiday inclusive of bank holidays
  • Full Marriott benefits package including pension scheme and worldwide Marriott accommodation discounts
  • Pay in line with Apprentice rates for National Minimum Wage
Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report any maintenance problems, safety hazards, accidents, or injuries; complete safety training and certifications; and properly store flammable materials. Ensure uniform and personal appearance are clean and professional, maintain confidentiality of proprietary information, and protect company assets. Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards, anticipate and address guests' service needs, assist individuals with disabilities, and thank guests with genuine appreciation. Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards. Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others, support team to reach common goals, and listen and respond appropriately to the concerns of other employees. Speak with others using clear and professional language. Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 50 pounds without assistance. Move up and down stairs, service ramps, and/or ladders. Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.

Ideal Candidate

  • Are you aged 16- 24 years of age, with a passion to be a Hospitality and Engineering/Maintenance?
  • Are you hardworking?
  • Are you ambitious?
  • Are you dedicated?
  • Are you able to work in a team?
  • Are you keen to learn?
  • Are you committed to developing yourself?

If yes…Then apply now!

Education or Certification

  • 5 GCSE or Equivalent
  • Willing to commit to NVQ Level 2
  • Must achieve minimum entry level 3 in Numeracy and Literacy Tests

Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.

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