The Chief Engineer is responsible for: maintaining the entire hotel facility; including physical building structure; all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems and related equipment. This individual ensures the upkeep of guest areas and maintains an attractive hotel. S/he manages all rehabilitation, expansion and special projects. Five years experience as an engineer, with engineering experience in hotel environments preferred; obtainment of any licenses or certificates as required by law is required.
Interstate is an EEO/AA/M/F/D/V employer.
Experience: Experience required by position is from four to five years of employment in a related position with this company or other organization(s)
Skills and Abilities: Requires advanced knowledge of Building Management/Engineering. May require considerable working knowledge of other major areas in the hotel and the skill to integrate and communicate that information.
Requires analyzing activities and/or information involving some original data manipulation or interpretation to arrive at logical conclusions.
Requires management skills.
Ability to provide information and associated services to hotel management and guests.
Supervise the Human Resources in the division to attract, retain and motivate the staff; hire, train, develop, empower, coach and counsel, conduct performance and salary reviews, resolve problems, provide open communication vehicles, discipline and terminate, as appropriate.
2. Develop, recommend, implement and manage the division's budget capital expenditure plan, forecasts and objectives consistent with maintaining a first class property and management's expectations.
3. Develop, implement and manage a maintenance program and negotiate maintenance contracts for the hotel, the grounds and all of the equipment in compliance with corporate/franchise standards and local, state and national codes and regulations to ensure the safety, convenience and satisfaction of all guests, managers and employees to protect the assets and maintain the property in first class condition.
4.Develop, implement & direct all Emergency Programs; ensure all equipment is maintained, conduct inspections & drills, ensure compliance with all codes and regulations, train all employees and maintain accurate records to ensure a safe environment which protects the assets, guests and employees.
The 308-room Hilton Arlington hotel is centrally located between Dallas/Fort Worth in Arlington's entertainment district and just 10 miles south of DFW Int'l Airport. Hilton Arlington is also centrally located to downtown Dallas featuring WestEnd, Six Floor Museum and the American Airlines Center. Equidistance is downtown Fort Worth offering Texas flair in Sundance Square, Billy Bob's and the famous Stockyards. Guest rooms are beautifully appointed in a traditional decor to meet the requirements of both business and leisure guests. Rooms feature two line telephones, voice mail, and High Speed Internet access. Guests can unwind in our outdoor pool, Sauna and Jacuzzi or work up a sweat in our Health Club. Conrad's restaurant offers American cuisine in a casual atmosphere. September's, our high energy lounge, is the perfect place to meet friends. Comfort, ideal location and outstanding service...Take me to the Hilton!
Division : Engineering/Maintenance/Grounds
Facility : Hilton Arlington, TX
Category : Hospitality
Interstate Hotels & Resorts - 18 months ago