Busy hotel looking for Chief Engineer to be responsible for the Maintenance Department Operations and ensuring company standards are adhered to. Duties are inclusive of preventative maintenance and reactive maintenance.
Provide the highest quality of service to the customer at all times, set example for all hotel associates.
Training, motivation development, and review of all engineering staff, keeping in step with our company’s objective of the professional development of our associates, and a positive work environment. It is important that the Chief Engineer understands all functions of his/her staff, and can complete those functions in the associate’s absence.
Ownership of guestroom PMs and responsible for addressing items and insuring green status.
Own renovations or PIP’s as needed representing hotel with contractors, etc.
Ensure fulfillment of preventative maintenance program to specific brand standards.
Inspect guest rooms after Preventative Maintenance. Review any problems with the PM mechanic and recheck room/suite before releasing to Housekeeping/Front Office.
Maintain a work order assignment program for completed and pending work orders. Prioritize and complete work orders in a timely manner. Monitor all deficiencies. Communicate to the requesting party upon completion when needed.
Maintain a current inventory of all supplies.
Maintain a Maintenance Work Order Log.
Repair VTAC as required; and clean VTAC coils semi-annually or as required. Repair appliances as required.
Ensure implementation and compliance of brand standard key control policies and procedures are adhered to.
Check Smoke Alarms throughout hotels on a scheduled basis according to brand standards.
Ensure routine preventive maintenance on equipment is done. This is including, but not limited to laundry equipment, heating, and air condition units, ice machines, fire extinguishers, fire/smoke alarms, lawn sprinklers, fire equipment and plumbing. These are performed as required by the manufacturer and in accordance with the warranty specifications.
Ensure swimming pool maintenance duties are performed according to manufacturer specifications and local Health Department Regulations.
Maintain the hotel grounds; curb appeal, and building exteriors consistently, including snow.
Develop and maintain maintenance department programs to assure that the Quality Assurance Program for each brand criteria are met.
Develop department employee attitude of attentiveness and anticipation of guest and associate needs.
Coordinate with other departments to fulfill guest special requests. Constant and effective communication required.
Assist the General Manager in resolving guest concerns.
Educate and lead all department personnel on emergency procedures, key control, safety, and life safety precautions.
Establish department communication and information systems through all forms of communications, including logs, department meetings, coaching and counseling.
Communication changes in suite/room status with the Front Desk and Housekeeping.
Answer guest questions regarding hotels and local area facilities and services.
Ensure that three quotes are received for any repairs that cannot be made property level. Including Capex management.
Train for and use Electrostatic Machine for proper sanitization.
Ability to work long hours, without sitting.
Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects, ability to multi task.
Possess the ability to bend, stretch, twist or reach with your body and arms, work under variable temperatures and noise levels.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $55,000.00 per year
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Employee discount
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Vision insurance
- Day shift
- Night shift
- On call
- Weekend availability
Ability to commute/relocate:
- Pittsburgh, PA 15212: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
- Do you have any additional certifications or licenses?
- Maintenance: 5 years (Required)
- Driver's License (Required)
- Day Shift (Preferred)
- Night Shift (Preferred)
- Overnight Shift (Preferred)
Work Location: One location