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Chief Maintenance Engineer

Best Western International Inc. is the world’s largest hotel chain featuring approximately 4,000 independently owned and located in approximately 100 countries and territories throughout the world. As a brand, our vision is to lead the industry in superior customer care.

A maintenance technician for Best Western PLUS Westgate Inn and Suites will be responsible for managing the maintenance department and a team of assistant maintenance technicians in order to maintain the physical functionality and safety of the facility in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability.

Applicants are required to upload a resume and cover letter in order to be able to complete an online application.

Click Job Description below for the maintenance technician job details and to complete an online application.

Essential Duties:


Manages all engineering/maintenance operations, including maintaining the building and grounds with a particular attention towards safety, security and asset protection. Accountable for managing the budget, capital expenditure projects, preventative maintenance and energy conservation.  Effectively manages the hotel maintenance department including a team of assistant maintenance technicians. 

Job Duties:

  • Inspects and performs the proper installation, repair, and maintenance of all hotel mechanical and electrical equipment, including heating, air conditioning, ice machines, fire extinguishers, fire/smoke alarms, lawn sprinklers, electronic door locking and guest room safe systems, energy management system, and plumbing.
  •  Inspects and performs the duties of replacing filters, light bulbs, repairing drywall, painting, replacing ballasts, repairing or replacing toilets, sinks, and kitchen equipment.
  • Develops, coordinates, and monitors a maintenance program to ensure the safety, security and comfort of staff and guests. Ensures an aggressive “guest first” attitude among team members.
  • Managing, inspecting, and performing the hotel preventative maintenance program, including coordinating work with other departments and hotel managers.
  • Maintains a work order assignment program for completed and pending work orders. Prioritizes and completes work orders in a timely manner.
  • Educates and leads all department personnel on emergency procedures, key control, and safety.
  • Hires, trains, develop, and review the performance of department personnel.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of four years of experience in engineering, maintenance or related professional discipline.
  • Experience in a hotel environment preferred.
  • HVAC, electrical or plumbing licenses or certifications preferred.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and schematics.
  • Knowledge of machines, computers, tools and other equipment, including HVAC, electrical, and plumbing.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with guests and staff.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to push, pull, bend, stoop, and reach forward for extended periods of time to preform duties.
  • Ability to tolerate exposure to extreme temperatures and cleaning materials.


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Westgate Inn & Suites
1120 Towne Lake Drive | Leland, North Carolina | 28451, US
Phone: 910-371-2858 | Fax: 910-371-2878
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