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Providence, RI, USA Req #237
Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Meyer Jabara Hotels has distinguished itself as an employer of choice, attracting innovative and talented industry professionals who deliver exceptional results. Our Associates are encouraged to reach their fullest potential by delivering a differentiated experience to our guests and an exceptional bottom-line.

Position Summary:

To assist the Chief Engineer in the operation of the engineering department.  To assist guests with maintenance related issues.  To maintain the building and grounds as directed.


Essential Functions:

  • Attendance as scheduled is required.

  • Adhere to all Marriott and Meyer Jabara  Hotel policies and procedures.
  • Complete tasks associated with  preventative maintenance programs.
  • Respond to guest calls and resolve guest issues to the guests’ satisfaction.
  • Insure guest satisfaction to the best of your ability.
  • Support the Quality Improvement Process.
  • Practice safe work habits.
  • Be familiar with all the duties and responsibilities of the other engineers.
  • Maintain the files and logs kept in the Engineering department.
  • Have a working knowledge of all Marriott and Meyer Jabara Hotel standard operating procedures.
  • Communicate the need for supplies and tools.
  • Actively participate in the Hotel Theme and Journey programs.
  • Correct or report any potentially unsafe situation to the Chief Engineer.
  • Always maintain a positive attitude towards guests and employees.



  • A minimum three years of maintenance related work experience.
  • Minimum of two years hotel maintenance preferred.
  • Working knowledge of plumbing, electrical and carpentry a plus.



  • Self-starting, even tempered personality with the ability to get along with others and function under pressure.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Required to work weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to satisfy guest needs.
  • Must be able to meet standards of appearance.
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from work.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license to operate hotel vehicle.


Physical Job Requirements:

  • Frequent lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying required to inspect and

  • Frequent bending and kneeling required to inspect and repair

  • 100% mobility required to quickly reach all areas of hotel in emergency

  • Frequent standing and climbing of stairs and ladders

  • Frequent need to drive company truck to get equipment and supplies

The difference between being a good business and an amazing business can be found in the company's footprints made by giving back and serving others.  Community relationships matter to the team at Meyer Jabara. 

Other details

  • Job Family New Jobs
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Providence, RI, USA