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Chief Engineer

posted March 31, 2019

Courtyard Atlanta Marietta/I-75 North
Marietta, GA
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Responsible for all aspects of the property operations department to include the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all heating, ventilation, refrigeration and mechanical equipment. Develop, coordinate and monitor guestroom, public space and back of house maintenance program to ensure the s
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POSITION PURPOSE: Responsible for all aspects of the property operations department to include the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all heating, ventilation, refrigeration and mechanical equipment. Develop, coordinate and monitor guestroom, public space and back of house maintenance program to ensure the safety and comfort of all staff and guests. Supervise, train and manage all engineering staff.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (include the following. Other duties may be assigned.) Maintain complete knowledge of and comply with all departmental policies/service procedures/standards.

Maintain complete knowledge of correct maintenance and use of equipment. Use equipment only as intended.

Anticipate guests’ needs, respond promptly and acknowledge all guests, however busy and whatever time of day.

Maintain positive guest relations at all times.

Resolve guest complaints, ensuring guest satisfaction.

Monitor and maintain cleanliness, sanitation and organization of assigned work areas. Develop and implement a preventive maintenance program of all-building equipment and

guestrooms, including the training of the property operations staff on the management of such a program.

Maintain inventory of all parts and supplies.

Purchase all parts, supplies, tools and equipment related to property operations through direct contact with sales representatives.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all: heaters, pumps, valves and lines used in the distribution of steam and heated or processed water.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all: refrigerant compressors, condensers, evaporators, traps, transfer pumps, expansion valves, stop valves as well as all refrigerant lines and devices used to control temperatures.J

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all chillers and the cooling tower.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all elevators and related mechanical equipment.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all pools and spas.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all spa and fitness equipment. Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all in-house laundry and related

equipment.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all kitchen equipment.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all: air compressors along distribution lines and all valves and devices for air control.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all: natural and manufactured gas and distribution lines, including all valves and control devices.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all: water filters, softeners, piping and pumps used in conjunction with water distribution, including all sinks and toilet bowls, as well as supply lines and water lines.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all types of motors or engines used to power pumps, compressors and fans.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all types of locks, keys and locksmith related duties, including guestroom key card locks.

Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all electrical devices and equipment. Coordinate the maintenance repair and installation of carpentry work, and those duties related

to carpentry.

Develop, recommend and direct the operation, policies, procedures, plans and programs of the

Property Operations department.

Conduct a one week formal training program on the required job functions with criterion expected and department orientation with new hires. Conduct on-going training with existing staff.

Administer legally required employment practices such as performance and aptitude reviews. Prepare and adjust weekly work schedules in accordance with staffing guidelines and labor forecasts.

Adjust work goals and schedules throughout the week to meet the business demands. Coordinate breaks for staff.

Inspect grooming and attire of staff; rectify any deficiencies. Assign duties and work responsibilities to staff members.

Authorize requests for vacation/sick leave, holidays for staff members, leave of absences, schedule changes, overtime, salary increases/reductions, purchase requests and expenditures.

Monitor staff performance in all phases of job functions ensuring that all procedures are carried out to departmental standards; rectify any deficiencies with respective to personnel.

Analyze accounting records and data for operating costs and data.

Approve bills and invoices, statements, checks, budget data, employee transfers/promotions, training manuals/programs, work orders.

Compare and resolve discrepancies between: Actual and budget figures

Contracts, data and products with product standards

Enforce safety regulations and participate monthly in all HAT meetings and training. Investigate accidents.

Assist property operations staff as necessary.

Plan capital expenditures and execute projects. Conduct monthly department meetings.

Attend designated meetings. Interview engineering applicants

Follow up on projects and assignments given by the General Manager or Rooms Division

Director.

Network with other hotel Chief Engineers Attend association meetings and functions

SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Exert physical effort in transporting 50 pounds.

Endure various physical movements throughout the work areas. Reach 36 inches/feet.

Remain in stationary position for two hours throughout work shift.

Satisfactorily communicate with guests, management and co-workers to their understanding.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Engineering work shops, all areas of the hotel. Job involves working in the following conditions:

Variable temperature conditions (or extreme heat or cold) Variable noise levels

Outdoors/indoors

Around fumes and/or odor hazards Around dust and/or mite hazards Around chemicals

QUALIFICATION STANDARDS: Education

High school graduate or equivalent vocational training

Experience

ESSENTIAL:

Five years training as a stationary engineer. Five years supervisory experience

Working knowledge of: Plumbing codes Electrical codes National/local fire codes


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About This Employer

Courtyard Atlanta Marietta/I-75 North

2455 Delk Road SE
Marietta, GA 30067

(770) 956-1188

146 Room Hotel

www.marriott.com

Our Hotel

The Courtyard Atlanta Marietta I 75 North hotel surrounds travelers with the conveniences that make business and pleasure travel easy. Its ideal location makes it one of the best hotels near I75 in Marietta, GA, located near Dobbins Air Force Base and Lockheed Martin. Our hotel near Marietta Square offers quick access to I-75 and is 15 minutes from downtown Atlanta. Guests can relax and get ready for the day ahead in one of our spacious guest rooms, featuring plush bedding, comfortable sitting area, large work desk, two phones and in-room coffee. Each morning, we offer a reasonably priced breakfast from our Bistro and Starbucks Coffee. At the end of a day, we invite guests to unwind at our outdoor patio equipped with a lovely fire pit or swimming pool and fitness center. As one of the most ideal hotels in Marietta, GA, we offer 1,250 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space with two meeting rooms to accommodate any meeting or event.


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