posted March 30, 2019The Drake Hotel
The historic Drake Hotel Chicago is looking for their next Assistant Director of Property Operations & Engineering! An Assistant Director of Property Operations is responsible for assisting the Director in overseeing the functionality and safety of the facility to protect the well-being of all guests and team members in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability.
This position will report to the Director of Property Operations & Engineering and oversee a team of 22 union team members within 4 different divisions: Electrical, Engineering, Carpentry and Painting.
This historic landmark hotel has 535 guest rooms, 4 food & beverage outlets, 37,500 square feet of meeting space and is home to over 400 team members.
As Assistant Director of Property Operations, you would be responsible for assisting the Director in overseeing the functionality and safety of the facility to protect the well-being of all guests and team members in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:
What are we looking for?
Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values:
In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes:
Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!
From its beginning on New Year's Eve 1920 to the present day, The Drake Hotel has been a purveyor of excellence in hospitality. Set in the prestigious Gold Coast neighborhood at the start of the Magnificent Mile, our fantastic location is just footsteps from Oak Street Beach and Lake Michigan. Inside you’ll find a hotel steeped in tradition. Iconic dining venues and elegant guest rooms combine with modern facilities for recreation, relaxation and business – everything you need for a remarkable stay in Chicago.