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Chief Engineer

posted August 2, 2017

Hyatt Place Charlotte/Arrowood
Charlotte, NC
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Full-Time Chief Engineer
562563 l

About This Job

Who this job will appeal to

Are you motivated and passionate? Do you have a sense of fun? Are you enthusiastic about serving others and applying your individual creativity at work every day? Whether you are looking for a specific job - at Hyatt, you are always 'more than welcome'.  

Our values - Respect, Integrity, Humility, Empathy, Creativity and Fun - are our guiding principles and they have shaped our culture over the years. By joining Hyatt, you will have a unique opportunity to experience ‘authentic hospitality’ as one of our colleagues. You will continue to learn new skills and acquire additional knowledge, and develop in your career to fulfill your personal and professional goals.

Job overview

You’re the guardian of the property. You understand the myriad details but have full command of the big picture, from maintenance planning to budget management. You ensure the physical plant is sound, that everything inside operates optimally and the grounds are well kept and safe. You know that guests expect it for their comfort and enjoyment, associates require it for their safety, and stakeholders demand it for the protection of their asset. You generously share what you know and the enthusiasm for what you do draws talent that’s highly skilled and loyal. If this resonates with you, Phoenix American Hospitality's Director of Engineering position may be a great opportunity for you.

What you will be doing

This is a full-time position (weekends are required). The Chief Engineer job includes the following:

As the Director of Engineering, you will

  • Oversee and manage all aspects of facilities management to ensure the safety and security of guests and associates and protect the asset for investors and owners. Use your extensive knowledge and talent for team management to ensure operations are smooth and facilities fully functioning for optimal guest experience.
  • Lead a skilled team of engineers. Create an environment that’s engaging, where motivated people want to join, learn, do their best, and advance. Lead a diverse, motivated team by modeling the way, by empowering, and coaching throughout the employment lifecycle.
  • Keep a pulse on the division’s budget. Use your extensive experience and knowledge to develop and manage the division’s budget and capital expenditure plan. Manage the renovation bidding process and contractor oversight to ensure quality work at minimal cost, consistent with maintaining optimal operations and meeting management expectations.
  • Do what it takes to maintain a safe guest and work environment and protect the asset. Develop and direct emergency programs; ensure equipment is well maintained and maintenance contracts are expertly negotiated and valid; and, conduct inspections and drills.       

Benefits

  • Team member is eligible for Hyatt associate discounts on day ONE. 
  • We also have internal incentives on site.

Compensation: Based on Expierence

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About This Employer

Hyatt Place Charlotte/Arrowood

7900 Forest Point Boulevard

Charlotte, NC 28273

Telephone (704) 522-8400

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Our Hotel

We have recently completed a renovation and now features brand new stylish rooms!

Discover easy, convenient travel at the Hyatt Place Charlotte/Arrowood. At our hotel near Carowinds Amusement Park, guests will enjoy friendly hospitality and modern rooms that complement their travel style with flat screen TVs and free Wi-Fi. Whether they're in town for business meetings or leisure travel, they will experience the best Charlotte has to offer, including shops, restaurants, museums, historic landmarks, and sports venues.

Easy and convenient Charlotte travel is enhanced by friendly hospitality and service with a smile. Business and leisure guests are welcome to take a dip in our outdoor heated pool, or get energized at the 24-hour StayFitTM Hyatt fitness center. 

Before a day on the go, guests can fuel up with our a.m. Kitchen Skillet™ breakfast, or enjoy signature flatbreads, sandwiches, soups and sides at Gallery Menu, Fresh 24/7. At Bakery Café, they can grab a specialty Starbucks® latte, or sip on a refreshing pint or glass of wine delicious pastries and good conversation.