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Maintenance Tech

Posted July 14, 2020

WoodSpring Suites Harlingen
Harlingen, TX
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About This Job

Maintenance Technicians (MTs) will have a primary focus of keeping the property operational. They perform work involving the skills needed to maintain and repair equipment and the structure of the hotel. Duties may involve carpentry; plumbing, repairing electrical or mechanical equipment; installing, and repair of kitchen appliances, PTACs, and repairing interior and exterior walls, siding, roof, landscape, concrete, and interior carpet, floors, or stairs. Room prep, room cleaning duties, housekeeping duties are not part of this job. Ideally this person is personally committed to assure all known issues are repaired at the end of each shift. Essential Duties include:

  • Interior and exterior painting, repair damaged walls and dry wall, replaces windows, hangs cabinets, repairs kitchen counters, installs carpet, base board and vinyl tiles
  • Removes damaged appliances and installs replacement microwaves, sinks, refrigerators, and stove tops.
  • Performs general carpenter related tasks as well as landscaping and parking lot repairs
  • Assists with completion of the preventative maintenance
  • checklist and completes minor repair work orders such as replacing ceiling tiles, light bulbs, lighting fixtures, etc. to maintain the hotel and keep product quality to standard
  • Inspect drives, motors, and belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, or perform other maintenance actions, following checklists.
  • PTAC repair/replacement, hot water heater repair or replacement, commercial washer/dryer repair
  • Assists in checking electrical systems such as PTAC, light
  • switches, electrical panels, television sets, lighting systems, and makes minor repairs and/or replacement.
  • Assists in checking and makes minor repairs on general plumbing systems and fixtures such as pipe lines, toilets and sinks, kitchen and laundry equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • 100 lbs maximum lifting with frequent lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to work on their feet for 10-12 hours per day, occasional overtime required, needs to be on call for after hours and weekend service calls
  • Must be able to use ladders frequently as well as going up and down stairs, bending, squatting, lifting, pulling/pushing
  • Must move furniture as needed, must be able to use cleaning and painting products and electric hand tools

SKILLS /QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Responsible for providing their own tools. Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices.
  • Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogs, as necessary.
  • Must score 75% or higher on Maintenance Test, and complete maintenance on line interview
  • Must have a clean driving record
  • Owning a service-type vehicle is a plus

MTs should have completed formal training program in one or more of the following: HVAC, plumbing, electrical and general construction. To be eligible for this position you must, first, take our “knowledge test” and complete an online interview.

DETAILS

  • Location: Varies (Indicate Desired Location During Application Process)
  • Department: WSPM Operations or Franchisee
  • Req. Number: 081513
  • Income Range: $14.00 - $16.00 per/hour (Varies)
  • Job Category: Skilled Trade
  • Experience: 5 - 10 Years
  • Travel: None
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About this Employer

WoodSpring Suites Harlingen

3905 S Expressway 77/83
Harlingen, TX 78550

Telephone (956) 423-2200
Reservations (844) 974-6835

121 Room Extended Stay

www.woodspring.com

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At This Location

The Value Place Harlingen, convenient to Brownsville and Padre Island, creates an extended stay hotel experience unlike any other. With three room types to choose from, all with fully-equipped kitchens, this hotel is an excellent option for nightly, weekly and extended stay guests.

Our unique extended stay hotel offers three room types, all of which include the comforts you require at a price you can afford.  Each Harlingen weekly hotel room is fully-furnished and includes a modified kitchen with a full-size refrigerator and freezer, a two-burner stovetop, microwave, living room/bedroom furnishings and more. All guests have access to on-site, 24/7 laundry facilities andvending machines – ideal for extended stays – and wireless internetis available for an additional fee.

Under an hour from the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, Value Place Harlingen provides convenient access to many popular local attractions, including:

  • Island Blanca Park
  • Sabal Palm Sanctuary
  • Sea Turtle Inc.
  • South Padre Island Convention Centre

At Every Location

No matter which Value Place you go to, there are a few things you can count on at every location—a truly affordable weekly rate and an astonishingly clean room with a full kitchen. All in a more secure environment than you’ll find at any other extended stay hotel or motel. How can we make this promise to our guests? By keeping things simple. And because we’re flexible to your needs, you won’t find extras padded into our pricing. Instead, you get to pick and choose from the optional add-ons we offer. At Value Place, you get affordable lodging that is clean, safe, and simple—every time, at every location.