NANA Regional Corporation Maintenance Technician - Nullagvik in Kotzebue, Alaska

Maintenance Technician - Nullagvik


About NMS

Built on a culture of safety and integrity, NMS delivers award-winning, integrated support services to a variety of clientsin food service, facilities management, camp services, security and hotel management in Alaska and the continental U.S. We are proud to serve not only our original oilfield clients, but also clients from federal, state and local governments, corporate facilities, healthcare institutions, schools and universities, manufacturing centers, and the transportation and telecommunications industry.Our clients have peace of mind knowing we are committed to delivering best-in-class service, and we bring creativity, technology and experience to every project. Our mission is to provide management and support services at a level of quality, value, safety and expertise beyond our clients’ expectations. At NMS, we expect our employees to fulfill that mission in every aspect of their work.


This position carries out those activities required to maintain and correct damage and make repairs to physical buildings, structures, and facilities as well maintenance, and repair of machinery, kitchen equipment, ice machines, interior and exterior lighting, air conditioning and heating equipment, outside premises, fire control equipment, guest room repairs, and cleaning equipment of assigned facilities. Additionally, this person will do a variety of work involving equipment use such as scissor lifts and necessitate regularly working from ladders, and may also be responsible for some minor electrical repair work to ensure our hotel premises are safe and functional for guests and employees alike.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Inspect hotel regularly to ensure it meets safety standards.

  • Overseeing hotel infrastructure to ensure functionality and safety.

  • Arrange for routine maintenance in hotel rooms, lobbies and facilities (i.e. kitchen, laundry etc.).

  • Organize repair projects in a manner that does not disturb guests.

  • Plan and oversee renovations and construction as required.

  • Act fast to resolve emergency issues (i.e. power outages).

  • Support ways to reduce hotel operating costs and conserve energy.

  • Manage relationships with contractors and service providers.

  • Maintain budgets, expenses and activity logs.

  • Perform repairs and preventative maintenance duties required in the construction skills trades, on various HVAC assets.

  • Performs repairs on various facilities per manufacturer recommendations and industry standards.

  • Works with a variety of skilled trades and/or skill sets in all aspects of Facilities Maintenance to include but not limited to, modular furniture, interior partition walls, suspended ceilings, doors and door hardware, cabinets and counters.

  • Performs interior and exterior painting using a variety of paint and applications.

  • Modifies and repairs interior/exterior walls systems, roof systems, floor coverings, windows and window coverings.

  • Repairs overhead doors, personnel doors and hardware pertaining to said doors. Monitor security systems as needed/requested by client.

  • Monitors, adjusts and maintains Building Automation Systems

  • Minor electrical work such as lighting lamp change outs, may replace ballast as needed depending on voltage.

  • Tests and repairs various systems and equipment using meters, schematics, drawings and manuals.

  • Performs ergonomic changes to modular furniture and any office furniture as needed per client request.

  • Performs augmentation of winter snow removal for the building to include but not limited to all entrances and ancillary doors and sidewalks within specified vicinity.

  • Performs locksmith duties as needed or required per client and manager, i.e., replacing locksets, changing out Interchangeable Cores, cutting keys, pinning cores, etc.

  • As an example, some other duties and responsibilities this position may require as follows. Repairs or maintain damage to walls and flooring to include:

  • Hanging Cabinets, fixtures, pictures, etc.

  • Drywall installation/repairs, painting

  • VCT Flooring installation/repair

  • Sheet vinyl installation/repair

  • Carpet/ Carpet tile installation/repair

  • Concrete installation/repair

  • Cleans work area, tools, and equipment.

  • Escorts and/or assists other Subcontractors/Facilities Techs, regardless of skill set/trade, to include but not limited to HVAC, Electrician, Plumber, and any other subcontractor working in our facilities.

  • Other duties that are pertinent to the department or unit’s success also may be assigned.


Minimum Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED equivalent.

  • Must have basic computer skills in Word and Excel.

  • At least 2 years of directly related Facilities and/or Building Maintenance experience.

  • Valid Driver's License with 3 yrs. clean driving record to be qualified to drive under the NMS insurance company policy.

  • Must be fluent in speaking, reading, and writing English.


  • Familiarity with plumbing, electrical, sewer and HVAC systems; hotel industry experience a plus.

  • Valid Certified Professional Maintenance Manager (CPMM) is a plus.

  • Degree from a vocational school or BSc/BA in Facility Management is preferred.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements

Weather:Indoor/Outdoor (Occasional exposure to harsh weather conditions); requires work to be done both inside and outside.

Noise level:Moderate to Loud

Description of environment: Hotel

Physical requirements: Employee is required to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, use hands/fingers to handle or feel, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, talk/hear, see, taste/smell, and carry weight/lift.

Travel: None


NMS Core Values

Safety guides our behavior.

Honesty and integrity govern our activities.

Commitments made will be fulfilled.

All individuals are treated with dignity and respect.

The environment will be protected and sustained.

Must be able to work well with others as directed and be a team player.

Able to work independently and prioritize workload.

Problem-solving aptitude

Organizational and leadership skills

Required Language

Equal Opportunity Employer/Shareholder Preference

NMS is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran protected status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.NANA grants employment preference to shareholders of NANA and their spouses and descendants to the extent allowed by law.

It is NMS policy to conduct background checks, drug testing and a physical assessment, as applicable, once an offer has been accepted, in accordance with company and/or contract requirements.

Accommodation Request

If you are a job seeker with a disability and require accessibility assistance or an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please submit a request by telephone or via email. In order to appropriately assist you with an accommodation, we ask that you please specify the assistance needed in order to access our jobsite and post for a position. The dedicated email and telephonic options are listed below and are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance.

To request an accommodation by telephone, contact us at: 1-800-478-2000

To request an accommodation by email, contact us

Job: Installation, Maintenance & Repair

Company: NANA Management Services

Primary Location: US-AK-Kotzebue

Shift: Day Job

Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External: Oct 5, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: NUL00297