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General Maintenance Engineer

Sonesta International Hotels Corporation
St Louis, MO 63103
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Job Description Summary

The Engineer performs general maintenance work to ensure hotel physical plant quality and safety standards are achieved and maintained. The Engineer takes care of the building, equipment and grounds of the hotel. This position will perform maintenance and repairs, and preventative maintenance, to all areas of the hotel.

Job Description

  • Operate, monitor, repair, and maintain the facilitys lighting systems, HVAC systems, fire system, environmental controls, emergency power system, electrical system, kitchen equipment, vehicles, and other systems as required for safe and efficient operation of the facility. Participate in the execution of the preventative maintenance program and assist in energy management. Properly record all work performed by fully completing work order tickets in a timely and complete manner. Use wiring diagrams, schematics, and blueprints. Operate a variety of hand and power tools. Operate personal computer.
  • Comply with the hotels standards
  • Maintain a safe work environment for all associates and guests.
  • Maintain proper associate uniform standards.
  • Manage an effective repair and maintenance program through the use of work orders and inspections.
  • Assist any associate in his or her job performance, when required, to ensure guest satisfaction.
  • Communicate directly and thru the use of the log book to the next shift.
  • Deliver Passionate & Engaging Service to our Guests
    • You will be passionate and truly engaged in taking care of our guests,  recognizing individual guests and anticipating their unique needs in order to exceed their expectations
    • You will consistently deliver our GUEST model:
      • Greet or welcome everyone, warmly with a smile
      • Use eye and ear contact and guests name
      • Establish/anticipate needs
      • Solve and own all requests/complaints
      • Thank everyone
  • Build solid relationship with your Colleagues
    •  Treat colleagues with respect and dignity
  • Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned. The employee is expected to work in other areas of the hotel when needed to assist operations to perform job duties not necessarily contained in this job description.

Additional Job Description

  • Track record of delivering exceptional guest or client experience
  • Communication skills are utilized a significant amount of time for training and safety purposes, and when interacting with guests and associates.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Appropriate professional appearance and demeanor
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Frequently standing up and moving about the facility.
  • Frequently bending, climbing, kneeling, and moving about the facility.
  • Carrying or lifting items weighing up to 75 pounds and pushing/pulling up to approximately 300 pounds.


Sonesta recognizes that benefits play a vital role in helping ensure the health and financial security of employees and their families. We offer a variety of benefits to our employees including:

  • Health Benefits (Health & Dental Insurance)
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Vacation
  • Sonesta Hotels & Other Outlets Discounts
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Days
  • Educational Assistance
  • Employee Recognition Programs
  • Newborn & Adopted Child Leave
  • Spousal & Domestic Partner Leave
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long term Disability
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Credit Union
  • Direct Deposit
  • Employee Activities & Events

Upon submitting your application, please ensure you complete a full application in addition to attaching a resume. Incomplete applications received will not be considered. 

Posted: 2019-04-29 Expires: 2019-05-28
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