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Maintenance Assistant-Courtyard/Residence Inn by Marriott

Paramount Hospitality Management, LLC Knoxville Full-Time
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URL blocked - click to apply You will assist with periodical preventative inspections of the property to maintain the condition and appearance of the hotel. The maintenance assistant is expected to aid housekeeping in all maintenance related tasks and respond quickly and appropriately to guest requests and/or special needs.


  • Inspect guestrooms, public space, and back of the house for areas to repair, touch up, or replace
  • Repair or replace items such as light bulbs, lamps, switches, outlets, faucets, toilets, air conditioners, TVs, hardware, filters, paint, furniture, wall coverings, caulking, grouting, or other miscellaneous items
  • Assist other department team members in the systematic application of the preventative maintenance program
  • Make record of repairs made, or areas needing further attention
  • Maintain inventory of supplies needed to perform job function
  • Report major repairs and items that cannot be repaired to the Chief Engineer or GM for further action and, if necessary, place a room out of order
  • Due to the nature of the business, the individual may be required to do other duties and special projects as assigned by the Chief Engineer, such as water proofing, shop clean up and labeling of hazardous materials
  • Spot checking of guest and public areas to ensure standards are maintained
  • Ensure proper supply levels are maintained and ordered in a timely manner
  • Ensure strong communications between all departments
  • Conduct periodic interior and exterior property walks to ensure the cleanliness of the hotel

Safety and Security Management

  • Know local health and safety codes and regulations that apply to the hotel.
  • Understand and implement “Right to Know" laws.
  • Recognize and correct potential safety hazards such as broken doors or railings, fire hazards, etc.
  • Recognize and correct potential security problems such as locking doors after hours, etc.
  • Understand and follow policies and procedures for the hotel’s key control system and ensures others are trained in same.
  • Use ongoing safety training to minimize worker’s compensation claims
  • Knowledge of all maintenance trades, including basic electrical, plumbing, mechanical and carpentry
  • Basic mechanical aptitude for operation and repair of hotel equipment
  • Working knowledge of basic hand and power tools
  • Professional, polished appearance
  • Background, credit, and job reference check; drug screening
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; friendly manner and positive attitude
  • Ability to work in an environment that requires multi-tasking


Benefits include competitive pay, insurance (medical, dental, vision), paid vacation, structured retirement plan, and a chance to work with a great team of motivated people.

Due to the nature of the hospitality industry, team members may be required to work varying schedules to reflect the business needs of the hotel.

Skills required

Personal Protective Equipment
Health And Safety Executive
Confined Spaces
Oil And Gas
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Formed in 2001, Paramount Hospitality was built on the belief that unrivaled guest service will result in unrivaled guest satisfaction. Our dedicated team strives to make each stay for our guests a memorable and valuable experience. Each of our properties promotes an upbeat atmosphere while delivering unsurpassed consistency, value, and service. As a management group, our goal is to successfully build and operate sustainable, profitable limited-service hotels that exemplify the ultimate guest experience.

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