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Chief Engineer

posted May 23, 2019

Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills, CA
711556 l

About This Job


What will I be doing?

As Chief Engineer, 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:

  • Overseeing the day
    to day operations including scheduling, labor productivity.

  • Work orders –
    receives, prioritizes, provide feedback and ensures quality control.

  • Assist in monitoring
    and developing team member performance to include, but not limited to,
    providing supervision, scheduling, conducting counseling and evaluations,
    providing professional development and delivering recognition and reward

  • Assist in
    directing and overseeing the functionality and safety of the facility,
    including, but not limited to, physical buildings, mechanical equipment,
    electrical systems, heating and cooling systems, life safety systems and
    grounds according to federal, state and local regulations.

  • Conduct facility
    inspections and direct general construction and the installation,
    maintenance and repair of all electrical, mechanical and architectural
    systems throughout the facility to ensure operational efficiency and

  • Assign, verify and
    document completion of all routine maintenance and repairs in the property
    maintenance management system

  • Communicates with
    city/county/state officials to ensure the proper maintenance of permits
    and licenses, to coordinate required inspections and to ensure full
    compliance with codes, regulations and safety standards

  • Assists in the
    execution of capital projects and property rehabilitations

  • Recruit, interview
    and train team members

  • Acts in absence of
    the Director
  • Leads special projects, as needed
  • 5
    years of building maintenance. Knowledge of building mechanical systems such
    as, but not limited to, painting, plumbing, electrical, air conditioning, HVAC, carpentry,
    appliance repair, fire detection, swimming pool equipment
  • FULL availability to work 7am-7pm, Monday-Sunday
  • Ability
    of to use computers, Microsoft Office, and other software systems
  • Ability to lift/push/pull up to 50
  • Customer service experience
  • Standing for 8 hours with or without reasonable accommodation
Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2
    years of property operations management experience
  • Luxury/5
    Star experience preferred

    • Leadership

    • Engineering certifications
      (refrigeration license, EPA, etc.)


    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:

    • Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.
    • Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.
    • Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.
    • Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.
    • Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.
    • Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline

    In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes:

    • Quality
    • Productivity
    • Dependability
    • Customer Focus
    • Adaptability
    What will it be like to work for Hilton?

    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!



    About This Employer

    Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills

    9350 Civic Center Drive
    Beverly Hills, CA 90210

    (800) 774-1500

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    Introducing Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills

    Representing the very best in California lifestyle and luxury, the new 170-room Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills will be the most unique urban oasis in Southern California. Located at the gateway of Beverly Hills, the 12-story hotel will occupy a place of distinction directly at the corner of Wilshire and Santa Monica Boulevards. A landmark escape like no other, there will be no equivalent.

    With oversized guestrooms and spacious balconies creating your own Beverly Hills lanai, these accommodations will be the most unique in Southern California. Each guestroom will be well appointed with luxury elements including furnished entry foyers and floor to ceiling windows that open onto large balconies creating an escape from the teeming City below.

    California luxury is a lifestyle and in the near future, Waldorf Astoria Residences will be its ultimate example. Joining Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills, Waldorf Astoria Residences, set in a lush landscape and garden environment, will pair the hospitality and services of a five-star destination with the luxurious privacy of your own home.

    Amenities include:

    • Inspirational cuisine with an award-winning chef that will be proprietary to Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills
    • 6,300 square feet of indoor meeting and special events space
    • Ground-level dining and flexible outdoor space
    • Rooftop pool and lounge with VIP Cabanas specifically for hotel guests
    • Lobby bar
    • 5,000 square foot Waldorf Astoria Spa featuring world-renown products and management by Cinq Mondes from Paris
    • Upscale exclusive retail including Graff Diamonds