Maintenance - LQ
Company: La Quinta by Wyndham Houston - Southwest
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Skilled & Trades, General, Hospitality / Hotel
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 1/28/2019
JOB DESCRIPTION:

La Quinta by Wyndham is now seeking a Maintenance - LQ to join our team at the La Quinta by Wyndham Houston - Southwest location in Houston, Texas.

 

Job Summary

 

This position is responsible for repairing and maintaining the hotel's physical plant in accordance with Company standards for quality, cleanliness, guest satisfaction, and safety and security.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

MINIMUM EDUCATION:

 

High school diploma or equivalent.


MINIMUM EXPERIENCE:

 

Prefer at least one (1) year of related general repair experience.


Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to stand and sit for extended periods, often for a minimum of 2 hours at a time.
  • Must be able to frequently walk and climb/descend stairs approximately 50% of the time.
    On occasion is required climb up and down ladders.
  • Must have general dexterity for firm and simple grasping of objects. Some tasks, such as the use of small repair tools, may also require fine dexterity skills.
  • Must be able periodically kneel, reach, crawl, and twist torso as needed to accomplish required tasks.
  • Must be able to push and/or pull approximately 60% of the time, to include when using a cart to carry linens, trash, tools, etc. or when operating equipment such as a lawnmower, pavement sweeper, wheelbarrow, etc.
  • Must be able to regularly lift and carry up to 65 pounds without assistance and a maximum of 140 pounds with assistance.


General Requirements

  • Must have basic working knowledge of plumbing, painting, HVAC, electrical, and/or other general repair skills.
  • Must display very good organization and time management skills.
  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with many types of personalities.
  • Must have sound judgment and discretional skills and work with little or no supervision.
  • Must be able to consistently work under pressure and simultaneously prioritize multiple projects.
  • Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English.
  • Must be able to obtain valid, current, and non-probationary driver's license if required to operate hotel shuttle/van.
  • Obtain any locally required certifications.
ADDRESS:

Houston, TX
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