Fairmont Plumber (part time) in Canada

Primary Location

Plumber (part time)

Responsible for trouble shooting, repairs and maintenance of all plumbing systems, valves, piping and equipment within the hotel. To carry out all plumbing, mechanical and electrical repairs in guest and public areas as required ensuring total guest satisfaction

Hotel Overview:

Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, Fairmont Royal York is within walking distance to the business and theatre districts and the city's best shopping and dining. Having hosted more than 40 million guests since it opened its doors in 1929, Fairmont Royal York continues to represent the epitome of hospitality. With 1365 guest rooms, 70,000 square feet in 34 conference and banquet rooms, and over 1200 colleagues, Fairmont Royal York depicts the elegance of its past while providing the finest conveniences for today's travellers.

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for troubleshooting and carrying out all repairs to all equipment, machinery, valves, pumps and building systems related to the water/sewage/steam piping in the hotel including but not limited to chilled water system, potable water system, sewage water system, hot water system, condenser water, return water and steam lines, kitchen equipment, laundry equipment, valet, chillers and the HVAC system

  • To respond to guest requests from Royal Service to carry out repairs and maintenance in guest rooms and public areas including, however, not limited to unplugging toilets, bathtubs & sinks, changing light bulbs, a/c unit, TV, remote controls, windows and furniture

  • Responsible for maintaining an adequate stock of plumbing, electrical supplies and parts such as lights, valves, elbows, caps, copper & pvc connections, traps, repair kits, needed in day-to-day maintenance.

  • Responsible for carrying out a PM program and keeping all plumbing & mechanical systems & related valves and traps in a clean and safe conditions ensure all pipes, joints, connections, valves, traps, clean outs, are not leaking or in bad condition as per the Hotels Preventative Maintenance Program

  • Responsible for maintaining all work areas, mechanical and electrical rooms in a clean and safe condition

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

  • Will work weekends, holidays and shift work as scheduled

Employee Status


  • Certified plumber under the Apprenticeship and Tradesmen Qualification Act or equivalent experience

  • Five (5) years experience in a similar role

  • Working knowledge and ability to repair the HVAC, mechanical and electrical equipment systems within the hotel

  • Ability to work shifts

  • Ability to carry out mechanical repairs and troubleshooting


  • Excellent guest service and be able to communicate in English

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift
  • Frequent lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs
  • Constant kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
  • Frequent ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements:

Must be already legally able to work in Canada.

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Accessibility: Fairmont Hotels and Resorts believes in outstanding hospitality. We are committed to respecting the independence and dignity of all persons by providing a barrier-free environment for all guests, colleagues, and job applicants. Accommodations are available upon request for all applicants with a disability throughout the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources at 416-860-5091or ryh.careers@fairmont.com if you require accommodation.


At Fairmont Hotels & Resort we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That's why you'll find exceptional work opportunities - throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific - as well as industry - leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London's The Savoy, New York's The Plaza, and Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award - winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Primary Location: Canada-Toronto-The Fairmont Royal York

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Colleague

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Closing Date: 01.Nov.2016, 10:59:00 PM

Req ID: RYH01461