Building And Boiler Maintenance Technician

Fountainhead Development Fairbanks , AK 99701

Posted 2 months ago

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: Incorporated in 1985, Fountainhead Development, Inc., (FDI), specializes in property management and is the largest privately owned hotelier in Alaska. FDI owns and operates Sophie Station Suites, Wedgewood Resort and the Bear Lodge. Each of these properties offers guest accommodations, fine dining establishments and a variety of guest services. Our commercial properties include holdings in excess of 540,000 square feet of rental space, which we manage, lease and maintain. This diversified corporation is also involved in the construction industry with a year round operation developing commercial properties.

Fountainhead Development, Inc. owns and operates the Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, a collection that features over 84 American made antique automobiles and showcases the interesting heritage of the automobile during Alaska's post-Gold Rush era. Several autos are the only models of their marques known to remain.

In addition, FDI has a Wildlife Sanctuary at Wedgewood, which is a peaceful, 75-acre reserve that is home to an impressive variety of interior Alaska's wildlife. The sanctuary, a model wetlands restoration project, offers nature trails and observation decks.

Our goal at Fountainhead Development, Inc. is to ensure that guests and staff alike enjoy a positive and professional environment with teamwork as the foundation. If you aspire to quality and excellence in service, we look forward to the opportunity to review your application.


Summary:Perform semi-skilled work in the maintenance and repair of hotels, commercial property, boilers and equipment. This position reports to the Construction Manager, but is primarily self-directed and functions independently.


  • Read work orders and/or receive instructions from management to determine work requirements

  • Prioritize, manage and track work flow

  • Operate, inspect and test machinery or equipment

  • Adjust, repair and replace damaged or worn components of structures and equipment

  • Perform preventative routine building and equipment maintenance, to include plumbing, electrical, carpentry, mechanical and boiler work

  • Use hand-tools, precision instruments and power tools

  • Order materials, supplies and equipment

  • Drive a company vehicle

  • Observe health and safety precautions required to protect people and property

  • Keep work areas clean and orderly

  • All other duties as assigned

POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Education, Knowledge and Skills:
  • Valid Alaska Driver's License

  • Driving record sufficient to meet company insurance standards

  • 5 years of experience of combined building and boiler maintenance, or combined relevant education and experience required

  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including design, use, repair and maintenance

  • Knowledge of trades related to building maintenance and repair, to include basic electrical, carpentry, plumbing and mechanical

  • Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions

  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Able to communicate effectively with supervisors and co-workers, to include effectively conveying information to others, and giving full attention to what other people are saying and taking the time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times, taking instruction from multiple sources and communicating with management regarding conflict of priorities

  • Able to lift up to 60 lbs. unassisted

  • Able to troubleshoot; determine causes of operating errors and decide best course of action

  • Able to perform routine maintenance on structures and equipment and determine when and what kind of maintenance is needed

  • Able to repair structures, equipment, machines and systems using the appropriate tools

  • Able to monitor the necessary indicators to ensure equipment is working properly

  • Able to perform physical activities that require considerable use and dexterity of arms, legs, and moving the whole body, to include, but not limited to, sitting, walking, bending, squatting, stooping, twisting, kneeling, reaching, tugging, pushing, pulling, lifting, carrying, climbing and descending stairs and ladders, and standing for long periods of time; to verbally communicate to exchange information; to see and hear within a reasonable range for an indoor and outdoor environment with or without correction.

  • The work involves accessing confined spaces and limited outside work during severe cold weather

Work Values:

  • Attention to Detail - being careful about detail and thorough in completing tasks

  • Analytical Thinking - analyzing information and using logic to address issues and problems

  • Integrity - being honest and ethical

  • Dependability - being reliable, responsible, dependable, and fulfilling obligations

  • Initiative - willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges

  • Cooperation - Being pleasant with others and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude


LOCATION: Fountainhead Development, Inc.



WAGE: Depends on experience


HOURS: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. May include weekends and overtime.

UNIFORM: Clothing and footware appropriate for the job

AGE: 21+

D&A STATEMENT: Fountainhead Development, Inc. is a drug free workplace.

EOE STATEMENT: Fountainhead Development, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, parental status, marital status, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

UNIFORM-NOT USED: None Specified


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Building And Boiler Maintenance Technician

Fountainhead Development