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Chief Engineer

posted October 11, 2019

Ramada West Palm Beach
West Palm Beach, FL
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About This Job

Come Join the Waterford Hotel Group Team!

Waterford Hotel Group is continuously looking to meet the best and brightest talent that the hospitality industry has to offer. Waterford is dedicated to the growth and development of our Associates and we welcome you to discover a culture where your contributions are recognized and celebrated. If you want to be part of a team that embraces collaboration with a focus on continuous improvement and you think you have what it takes to “wow” our customers, we invite you to explore a career with Waterford Hotel Group.

The Ideal Candidate for this Position

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Chief Engineer and are actively looking to meet the best and brightest talent that the hospitality industry has to offer. We would welcome the opportunity to speak to you regarding this position as well as to answer any questions you might have regarding the company.

Job Description

The Chief Engineer is responsible for maintaining the hotel.  They will manage the following: the physical building structure, all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems and related equipment in accordance with energy conservation and preventative maintenance programs. Ensuring all systems operate to regulatory standards, all property assets are constantly maintained to the highest level and all legally mandated safety operating systems/criteria are adhered to by all. Assisting with budgets, capital expenditure projects, preventative maintenance and energy conservation. Additional responsibilities include training, mentoring and the development of the engineering team, scheduling of employees, directing and coordinating all engineering activities to ensure efficient management of engineering/hotel operations.

Job Requirements

Minimum requirements: Five years experience as an engineer or facilities engineer in a hospitality related environment. Extensive knowledge of plumbing, electrical, HVAC, refrigeration, and safety operating systems. Knowledge in OSHA regulations, National, State and Local building regulations and codes, equipment operations and preventive maintenance procedures. Ability to work a flexible schedule to include weekends and holidays.  Must be able to pass a thorough background check as well as be drug free.

Benefits

We offer our eligible Associates a number of benefits to enhance their health and well-being:

  • Group insurance, including medical, dental, vision and company-paid life insurance
  • Paid time off including vacation days, personal days and holidays
  • Company-matched 401(k) plan
  • Voluntary benefits including short term disability, accident, life and critical illness
  • Life enrichment benefits including educational assistance, hotel discounts, travel assistance and more

For more information, please visit our website at www.waterfordhotelgroup.com

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About This Employer

Ramada West Palm Beach

1901 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL 33409

(561) 689-6100

162 Room Hotel

www.wyndhamhotels.com

Rest and refresh yourself when you stay at our 100% non-smoking Ramada West Palm Beach Airport hotel near the area's best beaches and fun attractions. We’re conveniently located just off I-95, which makes getting to beaches, restaurants, shopping, and attractions a breeze.

Our tropics-inspired décor, sundeck, outdoor heated pool and friendly service will relax you on your next Florida vacation. Our hotel in West Palm Beach features 3,100 square feet of meeting and banquet space, ideal for your next family or professional event. Each of our 162 guest rooms is appointed with coffee maker, desk, hair dryer, safe and voicemail. Our West Palm Beach hotel also offers accommodations with microwave and fridge upon request. Enjoy free WiFi Internet access at our beautiful vacation hotel. Take advantage of our free airport shuttle service.