Maintenance Manager
Rainier Guest Services

Looking for an experienced Maintenance Manager in Mount Rainier National Park!

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Maintenance Manager

Rainier Guest Services
Mount Rainier National Park, Washington
Previous experience required
Start Date:
Job starts immediately! (May 12, 2019)


Reports to and assists Chief of Maintenance in all phases of hotel and restaurant building and restaurant equipment maintenance. 


  • Promotes the spirit and intent of Guest Services Hospitality Standards.
  • Supervise ongoing summer and winter project lists. Delegate duties and perform follow-up inspections.
  • Routine restaurant equipment repairs.
  • Coordinate and implement winterization of all Guest Services-operated buildings. Work directly with Chief of Maintenance in coordinating and completion of opening and closing procedures for all facilities.
  • During winter participate in snow removal duties using snow shovel, walk-behind snow blower, and John Deere 350B using safety equipment as needed or directed.
  • Check/maintain fire systems - smoke detectors, fire extinguishers, dry sprinkler systems.
  • On-going refrigeration repairs as needed - trouble shooting, leak detection, recharging, installing of metering devices, evaporator fans and compressors.
  • Daily check of snow removal priorities with appropriate action taken to endure guest and employee safety.
  • Work directly with the Chief of Maintenance and Warehouse Manager in ordering needed supplies on a timely basis.
  • In absence of Chief of Maintenance, work directly with the Warehouse Manager in ordering needed supplies on a timely basis.
  • Work directly with Chief of Maintenance in keeping accurate files on assigned systems. Keep Chief of Maintenance copied in a timely manner on status of any "call back" projects performed
  • Fill in for Chief of Maintenance during vacations, illness or other absences.
  • Performs such other related duties as directed or required.


  • High school graduate. Secondary education preferred.
  • Industrial low-pressure boiler experience and/or schooling certification.
  • Restaurant refrigeration experience and/or schooling certification.
  • Proven ability to work on ladders or on man lift. Operation of snow cat.
  • Thoroughly familiar with all phases of plumbing, carpentry, electrical and refrigeration repairs.
  • Possess automobile and valid Washington State driver's license, and clean driving record

Physical and Mental Requirements

  • Must be able to speak clearly and listen attentively. 
  • Must be able to write legibly as well as read and understand directions and instructions. 
  • Appearance must be in compliance with company guidelines.
  • Will be required to perform diverse physical tasks. 
  • Must be able to stoop, bend, grasp, and perform repetitive motions.
  • Extensive walking and stair climbing. Good physical energy, stamina and agility.
  • Must be able to navigate tight crawl spaces.
  • Exposure to wet floors occurs.
  • Must be able to work in cold, icy or snowy conditions, with elevations up to 6400 feet. 
  • Must be able to work on a ladder and above shoulder height.  Must be able to lift 50 pounds periodically.
  • Must be able to work weekends and be on-call.
  • Must be service and safety oriented. 
  • Must possess a sense of awareness, timelines, urgency, humor, and common sense. 
  • Must live in local community or in park.  Must be able to adapt to the isolation of national park life.

Equipment Used

  • Must provide own hand tools. Company provides shop equipment such as table saw, bench grinder, pipe threading equipment, etc.

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