Oct 22, 2017
Job Summary: Assists the Director of Engineering in managing budget, capital expenditure, preventative maintenance and energy conservation. Accountable for maintaining the building and grounds, with particular attention towards safety, security and asset protection. Assigns, tracks and follows up on status of work assigned to staff and contractors. Helps increase guest and employee satisfaction through effective communication and training. Candidate Profile: Experience: Minimum of 5- years experience as a Chief Engineer of a large hotel operation or Director of Engineering of a smaller hotel or resort.
Skills and Knowledge Operations experience in facilities and engineering management. Strong project management skills and leadership. Strong customer focus/perspective and relationship skills. Strong commitment for team success. Demonstrated skills in effective budget and scheduling management. Ability to positively motivate teams and individuals. Proven skills in identifying and developing leaders. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated experience leading a multi-disciplined technical team.
Education or Certification Degree from an accredited university in Building and Construction, Engineering, Mechanics, or related major
Core Work Activities Supporting Management of Department Operations and Engineering Budgets Assists in effectively planning, scheduling and evaluating preventative maintenance programs Helps establish priorities for total property maintenance needs Supervises the day to day operations of Engineering Assists in managing the physical plant including equipment, refrigeration, HVAC, Plumbing, water treatment, electrical and life safety systems Supervises distribution of repair work orders Assists in maintaining grounds, meeting rooms, ballrooms, public space, restaurants, property vehicles and recreational facilities as needed Acts as technical liaison for all departments in property Supervises Engineering in the absence of the Director of Engineering Recommends or arranges for additional services such as painting, repair work, renovations, and the replacement of furnishings and equipment.
Dubai - United Arab Emirates