Utility Engineer

Date:  Sep 11, 2019
Property:  HOTEL IRVINE (1100)

Irvine, CA, 92614

Division:  Hotel Irvine (HI)
Req ID:  30323

Position Summary:

The Utility Engineer is responsible for performing preventative maintenance and completing work orders related to guest rooms and public areas. They must conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times to reflect the high standards of the company.

Job Duties:
  • Maintain and re-lamp all lamps in the resort, including socket repair and placement.
  • Perform repairs as requested, including changing light bulbs, plumbing stoppages, television adjustments and minor electrical repairs.
  • Main a clean, neat, organized and safe work area.
  • Project an image of friendliness, professionalism and willingness to provide personalized services to guests.
  • Respond to guest concerns regarding the maintenance of their room or public area in a timely manner.
  • Understand and follow all safety rules and precautions when using tools, chemicals, ladders, or other potentially dangerous equipment or supplies.
  • Provide assistance for all plumbing stoppages in the resort.
  • Perform cleaning and maintenance on any and all equipment as needed and/or requested.
  • Maintain accurate maintenance logs reflecting all work completed on shift.
  • Notify management staff of accidents, safety concerns, emergency repairs, fires, power failures or other maintenance related situations.
  • Maintain a respectful working relationship with management staff and other employees.
  • Follow all procedures when responding to any hotel emergency or safety situation.
Minimum Qualifications / Other Expectations:
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Previous maintenance experience, preferably in a resort/hotel environment.
  • Knowledge of maintenance methods and equipment.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple tasks.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to work with management staff and other employees in a professional manner.


  • You may also be required to perform the following tasks:
  • Below Waist Lift - 75 lbs
  • Above Waist Lift - 75 lbs
  • Push/Pull - 118 lbs of force
  • Stoop/Bend at Waist - Occasionally
  • Ladder Climbing - Occasionally
  • One Leg Balance - Required

About Us:
Hotel Irvine (a part of Irvine Company’s Coastal Collection) is an independent lifestyle hotel that’s redefining where business stays.

A breath of fresh air in an otherwise mundane sea of ordinary, Hotel Irvine offers a sleek, vibrant, look delivering a contemporary hospitality experience that provides guests with personalized service, pops of bright color and energy bursting from every space.

Our employee community is comprised of hard-working, dedicated hospitality professionals who deliver genuine, personalized service that stays with guests long after they’ve left. It’s an environment populated with talented, passionate and experienced people, a collaborative spirit and abundant opportunities.

Apply today to join our employee community, and learn more about Irvine Company, our legacy and our guiding principles.

Irvine Company is committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices, including selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, compensation, termination, and training, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, pregnancy, age, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, and local law. Reasonable accommodation is available for qualified individuals with disabilities, upon request.

Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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