Thunder Valley Casino Resort

  • Senior Engineering Specialist

    Hire Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Minimum Age (Years)
    21 or Above
    # of Openings Remaining
  • Overview

    The Senior Engineering Specialist will respond to job assignments including, but not limited to, repair, installation, and preventive maintenance of all mechanical equipment and related components as directed.  The Senior Engineering Specialist is responsible for the effective overall operation of the Engineering Department in meeting the 24-hour demands of a successful Casino/Resort operation.  Responsibilities must be performed in accordance with all Company standards, policies, and procedures.

    Essential Functions

    • Practice, support, and promote Thunder Valley Casino Resort’s “Winning Attitude” company-wide culture and demonstrate AAA Four Diamond service standards at all times.
    • Perform tasks under the supervision of the Engineering Supervisor, Chief Engineer, Facilities Manager, and Director of Facilities.
    • Make all necessary repairs to maintain the properties operations, as well as specific equipment tailored to specialized discipline of the Team Member hired to this position.
    • Respond to all internal and external Guest complaints promptly and efficiently to avoid Guest inconvenience or discomfort.
    • Become thoroughly familiar with all systems throughout the property.
    • Responsible for training less experienced Team Members.
    • Maintain all electrical tools and maintenance equipment.
    • Ensure that all established rules, regulations, policies and procedures are strictly followed.
    • Formulate a bill of materials to accomplish all tasks.
    • Systematically prepare to assume job assignments ensuring necessary equipment, parts, and materials are available and tasks can be accomplished efficiently and safely.
    • Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals while performing a variety of complicated tasks.
    • Maintain understanding of SDS sheets, along with location of SDS books throughout property.
    • Be familiar with OSHA safety codes regarding chemicals and electrical equipment.

    Minimum Qualifications

    • High school diploma or successful completion of a GED Certificate.
    • Four (4) years of experience in the field or in a related trade.
    • Must be “Journeyman” level in one specific building trades or demonstrate a “Master” level in a specific trade (i.e. State Licensed Electrician, Certified Refrigeration Mechanic) with all applicable certifications and licenses, CFC certifications, and specific training from accredited institutes for each discipline.
    • Must maintain all licenses and certifications presently held or necessary for specific area of expertise.
    • Must have completed certification courses in performing maintenance service and repairs in the areas of plumbing, carpentry, painting, plastering, machine servicing, electrical, or vehicle servicing, with a wide degree of creativity and latitude. 
    • Familiarity with a variety of concepts, practices, and procedures in specified field(s).
    • Must have completed certification courses and be knowledgeable in the procedures and safety measures in area(s) of specialty.
    • Ability to read and interpret blue prints, schematic drawings, and technical specifications.
    • Ability to use and carry job related equipment.
    • Ability to communicate effectively with Guests, Team Members and Management in both written and verbal form.
    • At least 21 years of age.
    • Valid CA driver’s license.


    Physical Requirements:

    • May require prolonged standing.
    • Requires bending, stooping and reaching from floor level.
    • Requires crawling in attic areas, climbing ladders and stairs.
    • May require lifting, transporting pushing, pulling and maneuvering large loads weighing up to 50 lbs. with or without assistance.
    • Requires hand/eye coordination and depth perception.
    • Manual dexterity to operate hand and foot controls.
    • Requires normal, corrective vision range, the ability to see color and the ability to distinguish letters, numbers and symbols.
    • Requires the physical ability to stand and walk for duration of shift.
    • Requires the ability to work from a ladder.
    • Requires the ability to operate and work from aerial lift equipment.


    If you feel that this position is a great match for your interests and skills, click to apply. Thank you again for considering joining the Thunder Valley Casino Resort team!


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