• Full Time
  • Enfield, NS
  • October 1, 2019

Website Holiday Inn Express

Holiday Inn Express

Job Contact: Mike Connell
Company Phone: +1 902-576-3046
Job Start Date: As soon as possible

Maintenance Person

We are currently looking for a full-time Maintenance Person. At Holiday Inn Express® we want our guests to rest and feel energized and ready for the day ahead which means we need team members to demonstrate the following service behaviors:

  • Make a Connection – show guests that they are important and make them feel at ease by taking time to acknowledge them in a friendly way
  • Be Helpful – familiarize yourself with all the services in the hotel and the local area to answer any question and give guests what they need to find their own way
  • Be Efficient – take ownership and play your part to get things done by making things easier for guests; doing as much as in advance and multi-task when you need to

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Focus on consistent delivery of Holiday Inn Standards for guest service, Mission, and Values
  • Working closely with other departments to ensure exceptional service
  • Answering guest inquiries in a timely and accurate manner
  • Contribute to achieving the loyalty of our guests by exceeding their expectations and providing warm personal service
  • Performing repair or general maintenance work of facilities, buildings, grounds, and equipment at various sites including electrical, carpentry, plumbing, masonry, HVAC, and painting tasks.
  • Repairing and treating structures such as showers, floors, sinks, walls, carpets and roofs.
  • Performing minor repairs, troubleshooting, and adjustment of locks on cabinets, locks, closets, desks.
  • Repairing door hinges, cleaning plugged key slots, changing filters on ventilating, heating, and air conditioning units.
  • Servicing kitchen, appliances, and emergency equipment, reporting mechanical malfunctions to party for action.
  • Moving and assisting in transportation of furniture and equipment.
  • Activating and deactivating building alarms and responding to alarm calls after and during regular work hours.
  • Maintain grounds in clean and orderly manner including mowing, trimming, weeding, aerating and fertilizing lawns; replace plants as needed.
  • Maintain grounds maintenance equipment.
  • Maintain mechanical functions of shuttle buses.
  • Preventive maintenance duties.
  • Perform task related to work orders supplied by Housekeeping and Front Desk.
  • Assist in pool and hot tub operation and care.
  • Snow removal and other landscaping duties.
  • Transporting Guests to and from Long Term Parking and Halifax Stanfield International Airport.

Company Benefits:

Excellent travel benefits with IHG hotels worldwide
Group insurance plan
Free Staff Parking
Discounted staff meals
MetroX Bus stops just outside hotel entrance

* Internal applicants please notify your manager prior to submitting your application.

Other Requirements :
  • Must be approachable, open-minded and possess excellent listening skills
  • Must possess the skills to quickly, tactfully resolve and defuse guest and/or employee concerns and ensure the appropriate follow up is carried out
  • Proven ability to effectively handle stressful situations, be receptive to change and increased demands
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Strong organization skills, ability to multi-task, prioritize and work in a fast paced environment
  • Proven positive interaction skills
  • Strong team player
  • Multi-tasking proficiency.
  • Ability to work with limited supervision.
  • Class 5 Driver's License required (class 4 preferred) Must be willing to obtain class 4 within 3 months of start date.
  • WHMIS an asset.
  • First Aid considered an asset.
  • Experience and thorough knowledge of the function and operation of building HVAC, electrical and plumbing systems is an asset.
  • Must be able to regularly lift 25 kg.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with proper practical experience and/or certification in facilities maintenance, housekeeping/custodial, and/or skilled building trades field.
  • Must be able to work a variety of shifts inclusive of evenings, weekends, holidays and occasional overnights.
    Essential Skills:
  • Working with Others
  • Document Use
  • Problem Solving
    Soft Skills:
  • Attitude
  • Accountability
  • Time Management
How to Apply:

Fax: 902-576-7601


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