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Maintenance Engineer Class 1 (Full-Time)


Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa

The 444-room Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa is classic Rancho Mirage re-imagined for the 21st-century traveler. Our luxurious Palm Springs hotel rooms surround you in Spanish Colonial-inspired style and a soothing desert palette of beige, sand, and ivory. With plenty of space for your peace and your quiet, you’ll also open French doors to your very own private patio or balcony where the warm desert air and breathtaking views await.

Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa’s associates enjoy a dynamic and exciting work environment, comprehensive training and mentoring, along with the pride that comes from working for a company with a reputation for exceptional service. We embody a culture of respect, gratitude and empowerment day in and day out. If you are a friendly, motivated person, with a passion to serve others, the Omni Rancho Las Palmas may be your perfect match.

Job Description

The Engineering team at Omni Rancho Las Palmas is seeking an experienced Class 1 Engineer to support our entire operation with maintenance needs throughout the resort. The operating engineer will ensure a safe, efficient, and well-maintained hotel environment.


+ Make repairs to guest room and public spaces as necessary including kitchen equipment, HVAC, electrical, and plumbing repairs

+ Assist hotel guests with any guest room maintenance issues (plumbing, lighting, electrical, painting, etc)

+ Perform preventative maintenance responsibilities on all guest rooms as assigned

+ Maintain all mechanical items in guest rooms and public areas.

+ Work as a team to keep the back of house areas and equipment in safe, good working order.

+ Clean all work areas after completing job.

+ Assists mechanics and external contractors in repairs of hotel property and equipment.

+ Operate various equipments, maintaining domestic hot and cold water systems, and observing various electrical systems to ensure proper operation.

+ Take water samples of boiler, loop, and cooling tower systems and treat the water to maintain predetermined levels of chemical concentration

+ Completion of all assigned work orders and daily tasks.

+ Receive direction for house calls via radio.

+ Be familiar with all hotel amenities and hotel facilities

+ To be familiar with the inter-relationship between the different departments (to include PBX, Guest Services, Housekeeping, F&B outlets, Banquets, Sales, Engineering and Purchasing)

+ Follow all company safety and security policies and procedures; report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions; complete safety training and certifications.

+ Follow all company policies and procedures; ensure clean uniform and professional personal appearance; maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect company assets.

+ Deliver personalized, memorable guest experiences by utilizing the Power of One

+ Perform other duties | special projects as assigned by Engineering Management


+ Excellent customer service and problem solving skills

+ EPA certificate holder preferred

+ 3 years prior maintenance experience strongly preferred.

+ Must be able to work AM, PM, we ekend and holiday shifts (schedule will vary according to business and operational needs)

+ Prior building maintenance experience and/or relevant techinical training required.

+ Experience in painting, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, HVAC and lighting required.

+ Related Hotel/Resort experience preferred

+ Move, lift, carry and push items weighing up to 50-100lbs without assistance.

+ Must be willing to work based on business levels and occupancy levels. Must be able to work AM, PM, weekend and holiday shifts.

+ Walk, stand, climb, bend, reach over-head, squat and kneel for long periods at a time, as the position requires constant motion. Crawling for short periods of time.

+ Move, lift, carry and push items weighing up to 50-100lbs without assistance.

+ Candidates must be able to utilize step stools and ladders effectively.

Omni Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity/AA/Disability/Veteran employer. The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement are available using the following links: EEOC is the Law Poster ( and the following link is the OFCCP's Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination policy statement (\_formattedESQA508c.pdf) If you are interested in applying for employment with Omni Hotels & Resorts and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please send an email to .

Job LocationsUS-CA-Rancho Mirage

Posted Date1 month ago(9/10/2021 9:08 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-55960

# of Openings 1

Category (Portal Searching) Engineering

Maintenance Engineer Class 1 (Full-Time)

Full time
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Published on 09/13/2021

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