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posted September 7, 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC - Silver Spring
Silver Spring, MD
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Description

A Property Operations Director with Doubletree by Hilton Hotels and Resorts is responsible for directing and overseeing the functionality and safety of the facility to protect the well-being of all guests and team members in the hotels continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability.

What will it be like to work for this Hilton Worldwide Brand?

One of the most recognized names in the industry, Doubletree by Hilton Hotels& Resorts offers travelers a world of authentic experiences. Doubletree by Hilton remains an innovative, forward-thinking hospitality leader by offering best-in-class products, services and amenities to ensure that every guest feel scared for, valued and respected. From inaugural balls and international award galas to business events and personal moments, Doubletree by Hilton is where the world makes history, closes the deal, toasts special occasions and get away from it all.

Hilton Hotels & Resorts is one of Hilton World wide's ten market-leading brands. For more information visit www.hiltonworldwide.com.

If you understand the importance of upholding a brands reputation and what it takes to provide a globally recognized hospitality experience, you may be just the person we are looking for to work as a Team Member.

What will I be doing?


As Property Operations Director, you would be responsible for directing and overseeing the functionality and safety of the facility to protect the well-being of all guests and team members in the hotels continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:



  • Direct and oversee 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
  • Assign, verify and document completion of all routine maintenance and repairs in the property maintenance management system
  • Direct, oversee and maintain required documentation for energy management and conservation and preventive maintenance programs
  • Lead, manage and communicate information about capital projects and property rehabilitations, including, but not limited to, scheduling, budgeting and complying with contractor bidding standards.
  • Obtain required licenses and permits to ensure full compliance with codes, regulations and safety standards
  • Direct daily department operations including, but not limited to, guest service standards and initiatives, product quality, inventory management and cost controls, systems use and management, budgeting and forecasting, adherence to federal, state and local standards and meeting participation and facilitation
  • Monitor and develop team member performance to include, but not limited to, providing supervision and professional development, conducting counseling and evaluations and delivering recognition and reward
  • Recruit, interview and train team members

Requirements

What are we looking for?


Since being founded in 1919, Hilton Worldwide has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton Worldwide 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:


H Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.


I Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.


L Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.


T Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.


O Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.


N Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline


In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes in our Team Members:

  • Living the Values

  • Quality

  • Productivity

  • Dependability

  • Customer Focus

  • Teamwork

  • Adaptability


What benefits will I receive?

Your benefits will include a competitive starting salary and, depending upon eligibility, a vacation or Paid Time Off (PTO) benefit. You will instantly have access to our unique benefits such as the Team Member and Family Travel Program, which provides reduced hotel room rates at many of our hotels for you and your family, plus discounts on products and services offered by Hilton Worldwide and its partners. After 90 days you may enroll in Hilton Worldwides Health & Welfare benefit plans, depending on eligibility. Hilton Worldwide also offers eligible team members a 401K Savings Plan, as well as Employee Assistance and Educational Assistance Programs. We look forward to reviewing with you the specific benefits you would receive as a Hilton Worldwide Team Member. The above information is provided as a highlight of the major benefits offered to most full-time team members in the United States. All benefits listed may not be offered at all locations. This is not a summary plan description or official plan document.



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About This Employer

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC - Silver Spring

8727 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910

(301) 589-5200

248 Room Hotel

doubletree3.hilton.com

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At A Glance

Our DoubleTree hotel in Silver Spring, MD is located near a lively entertainment district, the Metro Red Line commuter rail, and Interstate 495/Capital Beltway. Walk or take our hotel shuttle to the restaurants, shops and entertainment venues in downtown Silver Spring, or ride the Metro commuter train – only two blocks away – to Washington DC.

Discover Silver Spring’s pedestrian-friendly downtown. The hotel is close to the American Film Institute's Silver Theater, Round House Theatre, Discovery Communications, FDA, NOAA, Howard University, NIH and Walter Reed. Stay within 45 minutes of Washington National Airport and the Baltimore/Washington International Airport and Washington Dulles International Airport.

The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC-Silver Spring features modern guest rooms and suites, each with complimentary WiFi, work desks and natural stone bathrooms. Upgrade to a suite for a deluxe private room, separate living area, and walk-in closet. Maintain your exercise routine in our heated indoor pool and fully equipped fitness center.

Dine on contemporary American cuisine at the new Savor Restaurant at our Silver Spring, MD hotel. Unwind in Savor Lounge with cocktails and small plates in a stylish setting or indulge in Italian cuisine at Sergio’s Italian restaurant, part of the city's culinary landscape since 1982.

The DoubleTree hotel in Silver Spring, MD provides over 20,000 sq. ft. of newly renovated meeting space, perfect for social gatherings, conferences and weddings. Our flexible meeting space and urban location near three airports and the DC metro makes this DoubleTree the perfect location for your next event.