Posted January 10, 2021

Engineer I

Join our talented Engineering Team at The Scott Resort & Spa where we are all HEART and working BEyond Expectations!

Summary of Position:

The Engineer I is responsible for responding to guest needs and department requests to maintain the entire facility. This involves performing a variety of tasks and trades and working on special projects.


Essential Functions:


Respond to Guest challenges or requests throughout the Resort to make necessary repairs and accommodate the Guest, maintaining a safe environment.

Work with all departments to make required repairs, ensuring a safe Resort.

Read, interpret, and evaluate electrical schematics, refrigeration circuitries, mechanical components, blue prints, engineer drawings.       

Perform repair and maintenance tasks, keeping accurate records which indicate when task was conducted, the components used, and outstanding issues. 

Monitor and maintain adequate inventory of guest room/suite repair and maintenance supplies, including appropriate levels of spare critical components of key equipment.

Perform general maintenance duties as assigned which may include operating machinery, using jacks, hoists and other such non-trade specific tools.

Assist general maintenance staff with both preventive and general maintenance as needed

Maintain a clean working area, thoroughly cleaning up job area when tasks are completed or, if tasks are not completed, nearest end of shift.

Due to the nature of our business the individual may be required to perform other duties and special projects as may be assigned by Management.

Inspection of rooms daily after preventive maintenance by staff (see schedule produced daily and report to assistant director).

Inspection of public area restrooms daily (report to Director of Chief Engineer).



Education: High School Diploma.

Experience: Experience with all maintenance trades required.

Certificates or Licenses: Valid driver’s license with a clean motor vehicle record

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Working knowledge of all maintenance trades including electrical, plumbing, chilled water system chemistry, and natural / LPG gas properties.

Skills in the use of related tools including both hand and power.

Mathematical skills necessary to perform job duties.

Ability to bend, stoop, kneel, push and pull objects weighing up to 100 pounds, and carry objects up to 50 pounds

Ability to walk around a large Resort for the majority of the work period

Ability to climb ladders and work at height up to 30 feet for extended periods

Ability to memorize and perform Resort Standards, AAA Diamond standards, and Mystery Shopper standards

Personal Characteristics:

•           Behaves ethically and honestly

•           Communicates effectively: Speaks and listens and engages in a clear, thorough, and timely manner, effectively reading and writing, using the English language

•           Professional Appearance: Exhibits an appearance appropriate for a four diamond resort (Specific grooming standards are available for review)

Working Conditions:


Attendance as scheduled is a critical element in all positions at The Scott Resort & Spa.

The Scott Resort & Spa’s leaders and team members believe each guest should be treated with respect and professionalism. We create A HEARTfelt experience…BEyond Expectations, enticing our guests to return again and again. In order to be successful at The Scott, team members must share both our vision and our values (Helpful, Ethical, Attentive, Resourceful and Thankful). This includes possessing and demonstrating a high level of courtesy and respect for both internal and external guests. Our forward thinking, fun, friendly, engaging and enthusiastic team members treat every guest as if they were our only guest. A true customer focus is essential to success with our property.

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The Scott Resort & Spa

4925 North Scottsdale Road

Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Telephone (480) 945-7666