Working closely with other members of the Engineering Team, you will assist in the daily operations of the Hotel to ensure systems are maintained to meet the highest standards possible.
At the ocean's edge- a modern oasis, the Fairmont Pacific Rim is the most remarkable address in the city with its breathtaking harbour views, luxurious accommodation, rave-worthy cuisine and warm hospitality. Discover Fairmont Pacific Rim - and discover Vancouver as part of our rockstar team.
Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Chief Engineer, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:
Be the front-line person that responds to maintenance/service calls in guest rooms, public areas and back-of-house
Performing testing of water samples to monitor pool water chemistry and making adjustments to maintain the quality standards
Ensured smooth functioning of the pool cleanliness system and safety measures
Preventative maintenance, operation and servicing of the physical plant (mechanical facilities) and the property
Ensure that all mechanical rooms exceed cleanliness standards while complying with WorkSafe BC requirements
Respond to all emergency situations including fire alarms, bomb threats, disasters and power failures; notify the appropriate authorities
Make rounds of the hotel property to ensure everything is in working order
Complete maintenance requests, take equipment and meter readings and maintain log to notify the next shift
Document all parts used and parts needed to be purchased
Report any unsafe conditions to the Engineering Leadership team
Be Health & Safety conscious and actively involved in maintaining a safe work environment
Actively participate in the Fairmont Pacific Rim’s environmental program and department specific initiatives in working towards sustainable operation
Other duties as assigned
Must be available to work evenings.
Experience as pool operator would be an asset
Pool course certified would be an asset
Other trade certificate(s) would be an asset.
Prior hospitality experience an asset.
Pool water chemistry knowledge is required.
HVAC (Heating/Ventilation and Air Conditioning) background is an asset.
Must have exemplary customer service skills.
Must have good computer skills.
Must be physically fit.
Must be a self-starter and motivator.
Must be a very strong trouble shooter.
Must have strong organizational and time management skills.
Must be team oriented with strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Must have an eye for detail and a passion for guest service.
Willingness to work weekends, rotating shifts other than overnight, extended hours and available for emergencies.
Visa Requirements: Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization.
ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS
At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!
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