The maintenance and engineering department of a hospitality unit performs a vital function. Employees working in the area need to have a combination of technical know-how and the grace and hospitality in assisting guests. Employees in any maintenance team must possess an educational background in the respective specialized field of engineering. The person also needs to have a degree in hospitality to understand the industry requirements and the needs of the staff and guests. Experience in the area is also an asset for these people. They are in demand locally and internationally.
Wait Staffing Unlimited help companies benefit from recruiting individuals highly qualified in ‘soft’ as well as ‘hard’ skills. These engineers apply creative thinking into their work, perform computer modeling, pay close attention to detail, know higher mathematics as well as possess excellent communication skills, most importantly.
Maintenance / Engineering staff must have the following skills:
- Specialized Technical skills
- Project management skills
- Research skills coupled with excellent IT skills
- Procurement and negotiating skills
- Time management and multi-tasking skills
- A flexible and innovative approach to work
- Problem-solving skills