Director of Repair and Maintenance

The I Hotel and Conference Center is committed to providing superior guest service in Champaign-Urbana's only facility that is constructed to AAA Four-Diamond standards. The I Hotel and Conference Center is seeking a Director of Repair and Maintenace with the following qualities and qualifications:


  • Supervise upkeep of facility via I Hotel and Conference Center repair and maintenance staff
  • Direct efforts and provide supervision of repair and maintenance staff
  • Conduct daily property walk and audit of facility
  • Participate in daily, weekly and monthly facility meetings; communicate any repair and maintenance issues and solutions
  • Conduct performance reviews for repair and maintenance staff
  • Recruit, train, schedule and retain repair and maintenance staff
  • Possess knowledge and/or interest in learning the following areas:
    • Carpentry
    • Plumbing
    • Electricity
    • HVAC
    • Mechanical tasks
  • Provide management assistance for housekeeping department
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Equivalent combination of education and experience Bachelor Degree or Equivalent
  • 5 years management experience required, hospitality maintenance preferred  
  • Excellent oral or written communication skills
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • High ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks
  • Strong work ethic and attention to details
  • Flexible work schedule, available to work weekdays, weekends, holidays and be on call


For full time employees, Health benefits package, 401(k), and paid vacation offered.

Reports to: Facility President, Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Operations