Interstate Hotels & Resorts Engineer III (skilled) in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Job Summary

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. You’re always at the ready and first to respond when something goes wrong.You understand the urgency because guests expect and deserve a safe, comfortable environment and associate safety is critical. You’re alert and action-minded, with the technical skills and know-how to keep operations smoothly running. If this rings true, The Charles Hotel's Class III Engineer position may be the perfect opportunity for you.

As Engineer III, you will

  • Be ready and quick with your knowledge and experience to ensure guest safety and comfort, and a safe environment that’s critical to fellow associates.

  • Be on top of preventive maintenance to protect every aspect of the property, from hotel rooms and equipment to kitchen and laundry.

  • Respond swiftly and effectively to every emergency situation that arises during your shift.

  • Help keep the mechanical areas safe, orderly, and clean and maintain legible, orderly records.


  • This is a full-time position and requires flexibility to work a variety of shifts which may include mornings, evenings or overnight, weekdays and weekends.

  • A minimum of 3 years’ HVAC and Refrigeration experience is required for this position.

  • A high school diploma with special instruction in building maintenance and construction, having two years building experience in building maintenance or related industry, is required.

  • Must have the ability to maintain and repair HVAC, electrical, plumbing equipment and perform carpentry.

  • This position requires carrying a radio while on duty and may require operating a pick-up truck and snow removal equipment.

  • You must have effective communication skills and a professional manner.

  • This position requires complete mobility and the ability to lift at least 40 pounds.


Cambridge Massachusetts

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Our People are the Key to our Success

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is the leading global hotel management company with over 430 hotels and 76,000 rooms located throughout the United States and around the world. Our rich history spanning 55 years of innovation, consistency and success is unmatched in the hospitality industry and promises a bright future for our hard-working associates building their careers with us.