Hotel Maintenance - Chief Engineer

Posting ID : A1068519205
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Food Beverage Hospitality

Chief Engineer

The award-winning Quality Beach Resort is searching for a Chief Engineer. The ideal candidate understands the value of exceptional guest service and success by managing proactively. This is an opportunity that will allow a successful candidate to work in a positive, fun and team-oriented environment.

The Chief Engineer manages all aspects of maintenance for this 93 room waterfront hotel including exteriors, public areas, guest rooms, back-of-house areas, hotel and guest laundry, kitchen and bar equipment, hotel mechanical equipment and preventive maintenance programs for guest rooms and hotel equipment. The ideal candidate will possess exceptional organizational and time management skills.

Requirements:

In addition to having a passion for service excellence, responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Manage a routine guest room preventive maintenance program
Manage a routine hotel equipment preventive maintenance program
Maintain proper written documentation and logs for PM programs
Complete maintenance work orders on a daily and timely basis
Maintain MWO system to prioritize and track completed and pending work orders
Maintain the hotel's curb appeal including well groomed grounds free of debris, weeds, etc.
Maintain all mechanical areas in neat, safe, clean and orderly condition at all times
Lead and manage hotel's safety committee program
Maintain equipment and supply inventories
Manage department payroll and expenses within the hotel's budgeted guidelines
Conduct routine inspection of hotel systems and appliances as required
Make repairs or order repairs as necessary
Ensure proper key controls and key control documentation are maintained at all times
Manage the maintenance, inspections and documentation of all fire, life, safety systems
Maintain and document routine fire drills
Maintain pool and related equipment as per manufacturer's specifications and per state, local and federal health codes
Understand brand requirements, implement and/or maintain department programs to ensure brand compliance
Consistently maintain focus on guest satisfaction levels, working with GM and other departments to prevent or resolve any issues that may affect the guest experience
Attend and participate in regularly scheduled staff meetings
Ensure that emergency procedures are accurate and consistently updated
Manage maintenance personnel to include hiring, training, coach and counseling and regular performance evaluations
Maintain work areas clean, safe and organized at all times
Ensure compliance of all service contracts

Skills required:
Basic computer skills, including Windows, internet (Microsoft Office helpful)
Minimum 3 years experience in hotel maintenance
Basic knowledge in technical fields including but not limited to carpentry, plumbing, electrical, drywall repair, painting, mechanical, FF&E repairs
Troubleshooting systems
Swimming pool maintenance, CPO certification preferred
HVAC maintenance, EPA certification preferred
Clear understand of OHSA regulations as related to hotel operations
Must be able to recognize potential safety hazards and security issues
Candidate must be able to pass a comprehensive background check

Education/Experience: High School diploma or equivalent. A minimum of 3 years hotel maintenance experience. Special consideration will be given to those who exhibit exemplary performance and those with hotel maintenance experience.

Join our award-winning team in a positive, fun workplace environment. Paid holidays, vacation and more. Send your resume or apply in person at:

Quality Beach Resort
655 So. Gulfview Blvd.
Clearwater Beach, FL 33767
Fax: 727-446-7177
No calls please.

Equal Opportunity Employer


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