Inns of Aurora HVAC Facilities Technician in Aurora, New York
Under the direction of the Facilities Manager, the Facilities Technician oversees, executes, and is responsible for the care and maintenance of the facilities of the Inns of Aurora properties.
This position may require 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. shifts, as well as weekend shifts.
Evaluate and execute work activities assigned through proper techniques and in the use of tools, equipment and chemical applications
Perform repairs, service, preventative maintenance, and installation of all aspects of HVAC, kitchen equipment including refrigeration, plumbing, electrical, and overall facility equipment with a focus on quality, accuracy and timeliness
Perform seasonal system services including winterizing of exterior equipment, knowledge of snow melt loops, and glycol system maintenance
Verify that equipment is in safe and proper operating condition
Research and locate parts and materials necessary for repairs and inventory
Assist outside vendors when necessary to ensure timely, effective service and repairs
Assist all members within facilities and grounds department in areas of carpentry, painting, building repairs, and moving.
Assist in snow removal operations, snow melt and other applications
Perform other duties, as assigned
Maintain regular attendance
Working knowledge of methods, materials, procedures, techniques, tools and equipment used in various facilities maintenance activities including system diagnostics, maintenance and repair
HVAC systems including fuel oil and propane boilers, geothermal, heat pumps, fan coil units, chillers and cooling towers
Kitchen equipment including ovens, stoves, dish machines, refrigeration, and ventilation
Electrical (all phase) including wiring and motors
Plumbing including copper, iron, pvc, and cpv
Operation of hand tools, power tools and other assigned equipment
Ability to work independently or in a team setting with internal staff as well as outside vendors
Ability to perform facilities maintenance and repair work
Working knowledge of safe work practices, methods and procedures
Ability to communicate effectively with others
A friendly and professional work ethic and demeanor
Previous customer service experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, and general computer literacy
Flexibility in scheduling, including night and weekend availability
- Five years of maintenance experience
Graduation from standard high school or G.E.D. equivalent with trade and vocational school courses completed
Certification in trade (carpenter, electrical, HVAC, plumbing, related) preferred
SPECIAL POSITION REQUIREMENTS
- Proven record of observing legal and defensive driving practices, as verified by the NYS Lens Program
We are proud to offer outstanding benefits to all of our employees.
Full-time employees, those working 30 hours per week or more on average, are offered competitive medical and dental benefits, as well as generous paid time off packages.
Full-time and part-time employees are eligible to participate in our 401K program and supplementary benefits.
We are particularly proud to offer all of our employees a highly competitive employee discount at all of our lodging and dining properties.