Hotel Granduca Austin is the second jewel in the Granduca Hotels Group. The luxurious nine-story hotel sits atop the breathtaking hillside on Bee Caves Road and Loop 360 in beautiful Westlake, just minutes from downtown Austin.
Enjoy our 194 beautifully designed guest rooms and suites, six state-of-the-art meeting rooms, as well as the main ballroom with seating for 220 guests, that leads to a beautiful open-air courtyard. This exquisite luxury hotel is the only hotel in Austin to receive the prestigious Leading Hotels of the World designation.
Experience the architecture and decor reminiscent of a private Italian villa that offers a stunning view of the world below. Hotel Granduca Austin provides the perfect destination for meetings, special occasions, weddings or a memorable vacation.
Visconti Ristorante & Bar offers a unique and unsurpassed dining experience with its Northern Italian fine cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
The Maintenance Engineer is responsible for ensuring the efficient and safe operation of the hotel with regards to safety, mechanics, physical structure and general aesthetics of the building.
To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Perform basic repairs, installations and replacements in the hotel in a timely manner
Install and replace fixtures or other key items to ensure the proper and efficient operation of the hotel and guest rooms
Assist other departments in the application of the preventive maintenance program
Maintain a cordial, professional, neat and organized appearance according to LHW and Hotel Granduca standards
Practice the Core Values and 3 Steps of Service
Perform scheduled maintenance of the pool and other areas of the hotel and grounds
Inspect the grounds, remove debris, trash and perfom basic landscaping duties as required
Assist Loss Prevention or other departments with operational and safety issues including Fire Safety/Alarm
Assist with Lock Interrogation of guest room doors and repairing safes in guest rooms
Adhere to OSHA regulations, applicable State and Federal laws and hotel policies
Conduct daily inpection of interior and exterior of the building and immediately make necessary repairs
Immediately report or resolve mechanical, structural or safety issues in the hotel
Perform scheduled inspection of filters and replace as required
Communicate with Houskeeping and Front Office to ensure guest rooms are in a safe and immaculate condition
Assist with the set up and operation of audio/video systems
Paint walls or specific areas throughout hotel to maintain aesthetics of the building
Prepare and paint surfaces, walls, furnitures and equipment using proper application techniques and appropriate tools to create a perfect finish
Determine quantity and types of paint or finish appropriate for specific surfaces
Apply paint to all building and equipment surfaces with brushes, rollers and spray guns
Install and repair covered wall and ceiling surfaces throughout the facility
Hang vinyl, paper, fabric and foil wall coverings of various weights
Maintain and repair caulked, grouted and masonry surfaces throughout the facility
Prepare and maintain wood sufaces requiring staining, varnishing and lacquering
Perform basic plumbing, mechanical and carpentry functions as required
Assist with cutting and re-programming keys for hotel and guest rooms
Maintain a clean, tidy and safe environment and work area
Perform other duties as assigned
High School Diploma or equivalent
At least 2 years' experience in basic maintenance duties including painting, electrical, plumbing, mechanical and carpentry in a full service or hospitality environment required
Must demonstrate a courteous and professional demeanor towards internal and external guests
Must be available to work required shifts - overnight, days, evenings, holidays, weekends
Experience with creating special finishes and methods of application
Ability to color match and determine the proper treatment and finish
Experience in painting, touch-ups and wall covering techniques for small and large areas
Experience in use of different tools and equipment required to create the perfect finish according to hotel standards
Experience in use of rollers, brushes and sprayers
Must be able to communicate effectively with internal, external guests and vendors
Good command and comprehension of English and ability to follow instructions
Excellent time management and basic computer skills
Must be detail-oriented and possess a sense of pride in completed job
Ability to multi-task effectively while focusing on providing the perfect guest experience
Hotel Granduca is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics