Engineer 1

  • La Quinta Denver - Golden
  • Golden, CO
  • Full-time
  • time-alarm-solid 09-14-2023
  • $17.5 - $19.5 hour

Job Description

The Engineer, Level 1, at La Quinta Denver - Golden is responsible for ensuring that the property is maintained in optimal condition with minimal inconvenience to customers and employees. This role involves performing various maintenance tasks ranging from repairs to hotel air conditioning systems to plumbing repairs. The position requires a high level of attention to detail and adherence to local, state, and federal codes.


  • Make repairs to hotel air conditioning systems, including changing filters and cleaning coils.
  • Perform preventive maintenance on equipment such as boilers, chillers, and electrical systems.
  • Test cooling towers and record readings.
  • Replace and program televisions as needed.
  • Perform plumbing repairs and understand blueprints and wiring diagrams.
  • Troubleshoot and repair kitchen equipment.
  • Paint designated areas and repair sheet rock and wall coverings.
  • Repair and program hotel electronic lock systems.


  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • At least one year of experience in a hotel or related field preferred.
  • Trade school or college coursework in a related field helpful.
  • Effective communication skills and ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Ability to work flexible hours and handle heavy physical work.


$17.50/hr - $19.50/hr


  • Competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and retirement 401k program.
  • Travel discounts at all Highgate Hotels for associates.