Job Details
  • Reference397720A_1661822107
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted27 days ago
  • ConsultantFiona Bell

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our client is seeking to engage a Hotel Maintenance Assistant on a Permanent, Full Time position


Maintenance assistants are responsible for ensuring that hotels are in good operating condition. Their responsibilities performing general maintenance and repair of the building, grounds, and equipment. Maintenance assistants work in our various hotels.



  • Respond and attend to guest repair requests
  • Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards
  • Communicate with different types of people to comprehend what they want and to provide them with information and assistance
  • Check for new maintenance requests from the maintenance tracking system and update once tasks complete
  • Ability to prioritise and organise work assignments
  • Ability to work under pressure situations and exercise good judgment
  • Ability to focus attention on details, speed and accuracy
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of hotel guests and hotel information
  • Ability to ensure security of guest room access and hotel property
  • Ability to read and understand test equipment and safety manuals
  • Perform maintenance activities in guest rooms and hotel public areas and restaurants like plunging toilets, unclogging drains, repairing all types of hardware, joinery, plumbing fixtures, testing operation of white goods and small appliances, light fixtures and cleaning ac filters
  • Test and troubleshoot and perform basic repair in all types of equipment
  • To clean and lubricate, protect and maintain all tools and equipment
  • Maintain outdoor gardens, hotel surrounds and back dock areas
  • To be available for any emergencies and act in an engineering capacity to protect guests and associates and preserve the building and its systems during the emergency
  • Carry out specific oral and written instructions and maintain maintenance inventory and requisition parts and supplies as needed
  • Maintain the hotel facility and related equipment in a safe and efficient manner
  • Perform other duties as assigned and directed by the Facility Manager
  • Train and instruct other team members of the staff through sharing knowledge and skills
  • Ensure uniform, vehicles and personal appearance are clean and professional, maintain confidentiality of proprietary information and protect company assets

Skill and Experience

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". One of our consultant will reach out. Alternatively, you can call Fiona Bell on 02 6268 9931 or email for further discussion.