Facilities Maintenance- zero experience ok

Facilities Maintenance- zero experience ok

Posted September 25, 2020


You've always been curious about how things work. And when things stop working, you can't help taking them apart and putting them back together so they DO. That's very natural for you. 

We have an amazing full-time opportunity. Covering shifts from 3pm to 11pm and working weekend nights.  Whether you have skill and experience in carpentry, plumbing, and electrical or not, that's ok. A person who likes being helpful, using their hands, enjoys making repairs and feels comfortable talking with strangers can be taught how to change filters, reset tv channels that are offline, and troubleshoot drain issues.

In the Facilities Maintenance role with Interstate at The Bidwell Portland (a Marriott hotel) you'll get the chance to use your ability to learn and your natural desire to be helpful as part of our Engineering/Maintenance Team.

As a Facilities Maintenance Engineer, you will'    Take regular action to keep guest room and areas fully operable for guest comfort and safety and the work environment safe for fellow associates.'    Use your wits and technical abilities to solve problems and make repairs effectively and efficiently.'    Respond courteously to guest requests promptly and resolve matters to the guest's satisfaction.'    Help with hotel exterior upkeep.'    Help keep the mechanical areas safe, orderly, and clean and maintain legible, orderly records.


A high school diploma with technical or vocational schooling is helpful. Hotel experience is also helpful but not required. General knowledge of technical fields, such as carpentry, painting, and electrical, is beneficial but not required. This position requires effective communication skills, a professional manner, the ability to work in a team and make independent decisions.  This position requires lifting at least 40 pounds.

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of employment. Interstate Hotels & Resorts does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, gender, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.

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If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please call (703) 387-3888 or email ADA.Assistance@interstatehotels.com with the nature of your accommodation request and include the Hotel location and title of the job opening. Please allow one (1) business day for a reply.

Portland Marriott City Center

249 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Our boutique hotel enables guests to tap into the pulse of Portland's most enchanting urban rhythms. With such a wonderful location, we're a traveler's delight. Since we are in the center of the city's business district, our downtown hotel is near great shopping, restaurants and MAX Light Rail. Featuring 249 luxurious guest rooms, a state-of-the-art fitness center and 3,500 square feet of meeting space, we're a top choice among downtown, boutique hotels for anyone's next event. On-site event planners with years of experience and knowledge in the industry are ready to assist with every detail. Plus, we are a member of Green Hotels Global, meaning we are advocates for environmentally friendly practices. From serving sustainable food in our restaurants to using natural cleaning products, our boutique hotel cares about the environment. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, we welcome all visitors to the Portland Marriott City Center.