Property Name
The Kahler Grand
Job Title
Lead Mechanic
Location
Minnesota-Mankato/Rochester
Company Name
City
Rochester
Work Permit
Applicants who do not already have legal permission to work in the United States will not be considered.
Management Position
Yes
Bonus Pay
No
Accommodation
No
Industry
Hotel/Resort
Position Categories
Engineering/Maintenance/Grounds

Lead Mechanic


Corporate Overview

At Richfield, we are dedicated to creating and sustaining meaningful hospitality careers for our associates. We support our associates with highly competitive salaries, outstanding health benefits, extensive training and development programs, promotion from within the organization, and a positive team-based culture where people make the difference.

Richfield Hospitality sets high performance expectations, and we reward dedicated associates who are driven to produce impactful and innovative results for our guests and the company. Our flexible and nimble organization is maintained at a manageable size, enabling our associates to avoid bureaucratic red-tape. This competitive advantage drives our entrepreneurial management style that empowers our associates to make decisions, be creative, work resourcefully, and produce immediate results that exceed expectations.

Job Description

Richfield Hospitality, Inc. is a leading hotel management company with a premier track record of maximizing profitability and improving asset values for hotel owners. From hotel operations and property management to electronic distribution and interactive marketing, Richfield achieves superior operating results through its strong commitment to guests, associates and owners.

With 668 elegant rooms and suites, 30,000 square feet of onsite meeting space, renowned dining and direct access by skyway and subway to the world-famous Mayo Clinic, the Kahler Grand is a premier hotel in downtown Rochester, MN convenient for business, medical and leisure travel. Ideally located in the downtown area, and offering a wide array of personalized services, the Kahler Grand is the top-rated choice among downtown Rochester, MN meeting hotels.  In addition to the Grand our hotel portfolio also includes the Rochester Marriott, The Towers, The Rochester Residence Inn and the Kahler Inn & Suites.

The Engineer will maintain, repair and clean mechanical areas and equipment. Assist other trade mechanics in their duties to ensure a safe, clean, and well maintained hotel.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with all trade mechanics as required to assist with repairs and maintenance.

  • Change filters on all supply air fans and fan coil units requiring the ability to grasp hand tools and adjust and maintain equipment.

  • Clean and paint all mechanical spaces.

  • Clean ceiling diffusers, return air registers and toilet exhausts

  • Clean and wash chilled water and steam coils.

  • Punch tubes and clean cooling towers

  • Add chemicals to treat water and sewage systems

  • Performs other duties as assigned by Supervisor

Job Requirements

Required Skills and Requisites

  • Must have basic knowledge of skilled trade activities in plumbing, carpentry, electrical, and mechanical work and painting.
  • Service orientation. Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services.

  • Minimum of a (1-C) license.

  • Basic mechanical aptitude for operation and repair of hotel equipment

  • Skill in the use of a variety of skilled trade tools (including both hand and electric tools).

  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • High School Diploma preferred

  • Previous hospitality or facilities maintenance experience required.

At Richfield, we are dedicated to creating and sustaining meaningful hospitality careers for our associates. We support our associates with highly competitive salaries, outstanding health benefits, extensive training and development programs, promotion from within the organization, and a positive team-based culture where people make the difference.