The Bar Harbor Grand is looking for a hardworking Maintenance Technician to join our team.

Responsibilities include:

    • Safely and efficiently maintain, improve, and repair hotel rooms and grounds so that our guests will have a safe and pleasant experience.
    • Give responses to all visitors in an effective and prompt manner.
    • Carry out inspection on public areas on a daily basis in case of problems arising unexpectedly.
    • Repair plumbing, PTAC units, room furniture, bathroom fixtures and tile, painting, wall vinyl, electric locks, television, carpentry, etc.
    • Complete routine equipment checks and perform preventative maintenance on hotels' machinery (boilers, laundry equipment vacuums, etc.) as schedule.
    • Guarantee that projects are all promptly accomplished and in line with appropriate specifications.
    • Work together with the Maintenance manager, housekeeping manager, and connects with the general manager to discuss any aspect of operations which will involve the maintenance department.
    • Carry out assessment of requirements for completion of reports, or work orders to the management as stated by standard procedures.
    • Engage in flexible work schedules to be able to perform well during emergencies.
    • Display a positive "can do" attitude while maintaining I high level of professionalism consistent with the company values.

    Skills Required:

    • Knowledgeable in mechanical, plumbing, architectural or electronics fields with experience in maintenance.
    • Pleasant demeanor with ability to smile.
    • Ability to handle internal and external clients with high degree of tolerance.
    • Ability to kneel, bend, carry, walk, stoop, climb, and lift items (over 50 lbs.), in addition to possessing manual skills.
    • Ability to communicate efficiently with all other departments and department leaders.

    Experience / Education:

    Minimum 1 year of general building maintenance or equivalent in a trade profession.

    Physical Demands:

    This is a very physical demanding job that requires extended periods of walking, standing, bending, lifting, twisting and kneeling and climbing ladders. Lifting of up to 65 lbs. Extended workdays may be required to accomplish tasks and meet workload demands during peak periods. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    Job type: Full-time Year-round

    Candidates applying for the position must be flexible and able to work a variety of shifts including days, evenings, weekends, holidays and share on-call responsibilities. The ideal candidate is someone who is eager to learn, reliable, and willing to work. Experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate.