Role:                    Maintenance Technician

Reporting to:     Director of Maintenance

Role based:        Vanderbilt – Newport, RI

Why This Job Exists:

Responsible in assisting the Director of Maintenance in all aspects of the maintenance of the Vanderbilt and ensuring guest satisfaction.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Act as an ambassador of The Vanderbilt by providing customer service that adheres to the Auberge Resorts Collection quality and service standards.

  • Respond to engineering and maintenance related issues.

  • Perform regular preventive maintenance and servicing of facility, equipment, and systems as directed by supervisor.

  • Perform evaluations of engineering related issues and determine appropriate course of action to fix (internal or external).

  • Grounds/Landscaping maintenance, including plantings, utilities, snow removal, and site lighting.

  • Repair and maintain facility and equipment as able and directed by supervisor.

  • Complete required reports, logs and paperwork as directed by supervisor.

  • Maintain room number confidentiality and key control.

  • Maintain indoor and outdoor pools, including chemical balancing.

  • Ensure proper safety and security techniques

  • Other tasks as assigned

Person Specification:

  • Prior general maintenance experience in areas such as, but not limited to: painting, plumbing, electrical, HVAC, carpentry, preferably in a hotel environment.

  • Attentive, friendly, honest, energetic, courteous and service oriented person

  • Ability to handle conflict management

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Ability to relate to all levels of management, colleagues and guests.

  • Able to work on a flexible schedule, including week-ends and holidays, according to department needs.

How You Can Succeed in This Role:

Working at Auberge Resort Collection Hotels can offer an opportunity to build a life-long career where you can grow beyond your limits.  Our people are:


Excellence - Strive to be the best. Find solutions to challenges in order to continually improve and deliver exceptional results.

Nurturing - Personal growth drives us. We reach higher by being collaborative and team-oriented.

Respectful - Treat others and the world around us as we would like to be treated.

Individual - Everyone has something to give. Value each person’s individuality and unique value.

Curious - Celebrate creativity and embrace new experiences.

Heartfelt - Warm and Present, we have a true heart for hospitality, creating joy and happiness.

This job description is intended to illustrate the main duties and responsibilities of the role. It is not intended to be exhaustive and please be advised that the duties and responsibilities may be added on a temporary or permanent basis as appropriate.

Department: Maintenance

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