Tradesperson 3rd Class Steam - The Willard InterContinental Washington

Industry:
Hotels Clubs and Spas
Department:
Engineering and projects
Level:
Others
Location:
Americas North and South
Salary Description:
Competitive
Posted:
05-Dec-16
Recruiter:
Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG)
Job Ref:
R125719

Do you see yourself as a Tradesperson/Engineer ?

What's your passion? Whether you're into tennis, swimming or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.

An American institution, the Willard InterContinental is located in the heart of the nation's capital on Pennsylvania Avenue, near the White House, the Smithsonian museums and the downtown business and theatre districts. With a rich historic legacy, the Willard is the Washington D.C. hotel of choice for heads of state and leaders of the world's business, cultural, social and political sectors. The hotel's 335 well appointed large guestrooms include 41 elegant suites. Dining options include the Café du Parc, a popular French bistro with seasonal outdoor seating, and the Occidental Grill & Seafood, traditional Afternoon Tea in Peacock Alley, the classic Round Robin Bar and 24 hour Private In-Room Dining. There is over 20,000 square feet of Conference and Banquet space and the hotel hosts events ranging from intimate meetings to luxurious weddings. The Willard InterContinental combines heritage, sustainability and luxury with contemporary comfort and the latest technology.

This challenging position has overall responsibility for performing major repairs and maintenance work to ensure hotel maintenance quality and safety standards are achieved and maintained.

As a Tradesperson/Engineer you will p erform maintenance and repairs for assigned area of expertise. Ensure that assigned equipment is prepared and operational for the following day's work and a dhere to federal, state and local regulations concerning safety and other compliance requirements, as well as brand standards and local policy and procedures to ensure quality, safety, and consistency. Report all unsafe conditions or malfunctioning equipment to supervisor. May educate and train hotel staff in the safe and proper use of equipment. You will f ollow procedures that ensure the security of inventory and assets such as tools, supplies, equipment, furniture, televisions etc., replenishes supplies and inventory in a timely and efficient manner, and minimizes waste. Assist with other duties as assigned.<br><br> Advanced vocational training plus two years of experience in general building maintenance and/or construction, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Professional certification and license is necessary, if required by law. You may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. This job requires ability to perform the following: Carrying, lifting pushing and/or pulling items weighing up to 100-300 pounds, frequently standing up and moving about the facility, frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility, and frequently bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing and crawling.

In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.

So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us more about yourself by clicking "Apply Online".

IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.

Contact Details:
Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG)
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Contact: HR Department

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