Intercontinental Hotels Group Los Angeles , CA 90009
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Do you see yourself as a Painter? What's your passion?
Whether you're into tennis, swimming or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.
Ideally located on Avenue of the Stars in Century City, the InterContinental Los Angeles Hotel is just minutes away from Beverly Hills and close to LAX airport, Santa Monica and Hollywood. Our property offers 364 elegant guest rooms, including 150 spacious suites, all with private balconies and inspiring panoramic views of the ocean or the Hollywood Hills. Dedicated to providing guests with exceptional service, the InterContinental Los Angeles evokes a unique combination of understated elegance and modern luxury.
Your day to day
This challenging position has overall responsibility for performing major repairs and maintenance work to ensure hotel maintenance quality and safety standards are achieved and maintained. As a Painter you will perform maintenance and repairs for assigned area of expertise.
Schedule work in accordance with preventive maintenance program in rooms, coordinate with the Executive Housekeeper and Front Office Manager. Knowledge of appropriate paint and adhesive types for various surfaces. Knowledge of techniques for mixing formulas for paints, acrylics, epoxies, stains, varnishes, concrete, scalars.
Initiate cost estimates of labor and material required for specific projects. Maintain positive guest relations at all times. Maintain the proper use, cleaning, maintenance and storage of all tools (paint sprayers, trays, brushes, rollers, scaffolds, ladders, etc) and supplies.
Ensure that assigned equipment is prepared and operational for the following day's work and a adhere to federal, state and local regulations concerning safety and other compliance requirements, as well as brand standards and local policy and procedures to ensure quality, safety, and consistency. Report all unsafe conditions or malfunctioning equipment to supervisor. May educate and train hotel staff in the safe and proper use of equipment.
You will follow procedures that ensure the security of inventory and assets such as tools, supplies, equipment, furniture, televisions etc., replenishes supplies and inventory in a timely and efficient manner, and minimizes waste. Assist with other duties as assigned.
What we need from you
Advanced vocational training plus two years of experience in general building maintenance and/or construction, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Working knowledge of different types of paints and their application.
Knowledge of stains and finishes. Ability to interpret manufacturers literature for preparation, installation, use and upkeep of various materials and products used throughout the property. Work cohesively with co-workers as part of a team.
Professional certification and license is necessary, if required by law. You may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. This job requires ability to perform the following: Carrying, lifting pushing and/or pulling items weighing up to 100-300 pounds, frequently standing up and moving about the facility, frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility, and frequently bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing and crawling.
What we offer
In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people.
Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself. So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us more about yourself by clicking Apply Online.
IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.