Maintenance Apprentice - Birmingham

Coventry, West Midlands
Competitive hourly rates of pay, leisure facilities membership, free meals whilst on duty & a global Marriott discount program
06 Dec 2022
03 Jan 2023
22172437
Full Time
Maintenance Apprentice - Birmingham

Job Number 22172437
Job Category Engineering & Facilities
Location Forest of Arden Marriott Hotel & Country Club, Maxstoke Lane, Birmingham, WARWICKSHIRE, United Kingdom
Schedule Full-Time
Located Remotely? N
Relocation? N
Position Type Non-Management

An exciting opportunity to start your career journey with MarriottHotel's. Come and join ourMaintenance team at thefour starMarriott Forest of Ardenand develop yourcareer while providinga professional and energetic service to our members and hotel guests.  

In return the Forest of Arden offers its associates a competitive salary, gym membership, staff meals, car parking and generous global hotel discounts for you, your friends and family.  

The Forest of Arden is part of an exclusive collection of Marriott country clubs and is located in the heart of the West Midlands, located betweenSolihull and Coventry with easy access to the M6, M42 and M40 andjust four miles from Birmingham NEC, Airport and International Train Station.  

 The Forest of Arden is the perfect location for business and leisure and has a focus on culinary excellence with our AA Rosette-awarded restaurant,CastIronBar and Grill. Marriott International is the worlds' largest hotel company and provides associates with extensive, ongoing training and development for long term career opportunities.  

This elegant Marriott Hotel is one of the top UK Leisure destinations withtwo golf courses including our championship Arden course and a driving range and the Golf academy.The Forest of Arden also offers outdoor tennis courts,a fully equipped fitness centre and our relaxingCedarwood Spa with 8 treatment rooms. 

Why Work For Us: 

In addition to the benefits you would expect being part of a brand of our calibre, you will also be offered:  

  • A unique opportunity to be part of an award winning international brand where we celebrate your unique talent 

  • Part of Marriott International, the largest hospitality brand in the world- this means national and internal promotion opportunities for the right candidates. The sky is your limit here 

  • World class training and developmentprogrammes tailored to enhancing your skills and help you grow within the Marriott family. 

  • Work alongside some amazing talent- award winning, experienced hospitality professionals 

  • Discounted room nights, meals, and leisure club access-because your well being means so much  

  • Access to fabulous and flexible benefits to help you in and out of work- including health and life assurance 

  • Access to major high street discounts so you can treat your friends and family as required 

Throughout the engineering apprenticeship you would have full exposure to all engineering roles in the business. Areas of focus include daily maintenance, electrician duties and overall general maintenance of the hotel. 

To carry out planned preventative maintenance, and repair breakdowns to the hotel's plant equipment and building fabric. To complete records of task sheets on completion of work to ensure accurate records are maintained. To be aware, and abide by, all hotel procedures and rules (as well as all relevant Health & Safety legislation).  Maintaining the hotel's appearance to maximise guest satisfaction.

Specific duties include but are not limited to; 

  • Communicate with guests/customers to resolve maintenance issues. 

  • Perform preventive maintenance on tools and kitchen and mechanical room equipment, including cleaning and lubrication 

  • Visually inspect tools, equipment, or machines. 

  • Identify, locate, and operate all shut-off valves for equipment and all utility shut-offs for buildings 

  • Display basic knowledge or ability to acquire knowledge in the following categories: air conditioning and refrigeration, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, pneumatic/electronic systems and controls, carpentry and finish skills, kitchen equipment, vehicles, energy conservation, and/or general building. 

  • Perform all surface preparation, painting, minor drywall and wood trim repair, light bulb and A/C filter replacement and the complete and thorough clean up of the painting or repair area. 

  • Test, troubleshoot and perform basic repair on all types of equipment, plumbing (e.g., plunge toilets and unclog drains), electrical components including lamps, cosmetic items, extension cords, vacuum cleaners, internet devices, replace electrical switches and outlets, and other guestroom items. 

Marriott Hotels, Marriott International's flagship brand with more than 500 global locations, is advancing the art of hosting so that our guests can travel brilliantly. As a host with Marriott Hotels, you will help keep this promise by delivering premium choices, sophisticated style, and well-crafted details. With your skills and imagination, together we will innovate and reinvent the future of travel. 

Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws. 

 



Marriott International portfolio of brands includes both JW Marriott and Marriott Hotels.

Marriott Hotels, Marriott International's flagship brand with more than 500 global locations, is advancing the art of hosting so that our guests can travel brilliantly. As a host with Marriott Hotels, you will help keep this promise by delivering premium choices, sophisticated style, and well-crafted details. With your skills and imagination, together we will innovate and reinvent the future of travel.
JW Marriott is part of Marriott International's luxury portfolio and consists of more than 80 beautiful properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. JW believes our associates come first. Because if you're happy, our guests will be happy. It's as simple as that. Our hotels offer a work experience unlike any other, where you'll be part of a community and enjoy a true camaraderie with a diverse group of co-workers. JW creates opportunities for training, development, recognition and most importantly, a place where you can really pursue your passions in a luxury environment. Treating guests exceptionally starts with the way we take care of our associates. That's The JW Treatment.