Penn National Gaming Facilities Mechanic in Grantville, Pennsylvania


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A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course we think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.

An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

  • This position assists the Facilities Department in maintaining the propertyin order to assist in reaching profitability, guest satisfaction, workforce strength and compliance goals.

  • Assists in the repair of table game equipment within the table game pits.

  • Perform maintenance and facilities tasks to support the facility operations. The daily maintenance and facilities tasks will include mechanical repairs, plumbing repairs, carpentry repairs, minor electrical repairs and HVAC when applicable, aesthetic repairs, and other tasks assigned by management.

  • Perform other tasks such as general installation or adjustment of equipment, moving offices, setting up marketing promotions, working on snow removal, cutting grass, and any other projects assigned to the department by upper management.

  • Complete work requests from beginning to end in a timely and complete manner.

  • Responsible for his/her own tools, and will keep tools clean and ready for work at all times. Able to borrow special tools and are fully responsible for these until they have been returned and accounted for.

  • Sign in at the beginning of shift and out at the end of shift.

  • Inform management or the Shift lead on the progress of any tasks from previous shift, and pass on pertinent information before end of shift.

  • Communicate and interact professionally with co-workers and other departments. Carry and respond to radio calls and shift telephone as requested.

  • Set up safety barriers and prepare work area prior to the start of any task that impacts guests or employees.

  • Perform tasks safely and apply all safety precautions and procedures that are applicable such as LOTO, MSDS, PPE, etc.

  • Perform tasks professionally and in a timely fashion in order to diminish the impact on guests and on-going operations.

  • Must be willing to work a flexible schedule. This position is for Night Shift (10PM to 630AM) and work is expected during weekends with days off during the week.

  • Responsible for the security of all keys issued, keys in inventory, keys destroyed, and keys turned in by other employees.

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

  • High School Diploma/GED; Associate’s/Technical Degree preferred; 1-2 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Mechanical aptitude with the ability to learn other trade skill, such as HVAC, electrical, carpentry, plumbing, painting, carpet installation, wall covering applications, ceramic or stone floor installation, kitchen equipment repairs, refrigeration maintenance, and or any other trades associated with the maintenance of property.

  • Must have the ability to read, write and speak English.

  • Must have the ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from guests.

  • Must have the ability to read and interpret documents, such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and manuals.

  • Must have the ability to present information and respond to questions from employees and guests.

  • Must have the ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures.

  • Must have the ability to write reports.

  • Multilingual, preferred (Spanish skills also preferred.)

  • Must have the ability to perform basic math skills.

  • Must be able to perform simple measurements in feet, inches and fractions.

  • Must have the ability to identify problems, collect data, analyze, and draw valid conclusions.

  • Must have the ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of situations.

  • Must have the ability to interpret a variety of instructions (i.e., written, oral, etc.)

  • Basic computer knowledge.

  • Must qualify for a license with the Pennsylvania State Racing Commission and meet any credentialing requirements of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board.

  • Must possess a valid Pennsylvania Driver's license.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Walking 60% of the time.

  • Sitting 10% of the time.

  • Standing 10% of the time.

  • Bending and lifting 20% of the time.

  • Working at heights in excess of 60 feet.

  • Lifting/moving maximum of 65 lbs.

  • Ability to see 20/20, color, and/or peripherally.

Something to leave you with

Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and Canada and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment.

Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID 2018-49089

Casino Property Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Facilities