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Engineering Manager

posted October 4, 2019

Hilton Washington DC National Mall
Washington, DC
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About This Job

The Engineering Manager is responsible for maintaining and monitoring the entire property and all equipment.  To ensure the property’s appearance is in top condition.  Responsible for refrigeration, heating, air conditioning & general hotel building maintenance.  Operates and maintains all HVAC and refrigeration, electrical distribution, and central physical plant equipment on the property. Support Director of Engineering in all hiring and firing of team members when applicable.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

  • Guest Rooms: plunging toilets, unclogging drains, repairing all types of hardware, plumbing, electrical equipment including lamps, air conditioners, cosmetic items, replacing electrical switches and outlets, assisting with high speed internet problems, HVAC problems and programming TV’s.
  • Public Areas: plunging toilets, unclogging drains, repairing all types of hardware, plumbing, electrical, HVAC equipment and cosmetic items.
  • Fire alarm/Life safety system: monitor systems as necessary, to be fully informed of the system operation and to handle emergencies involving the systems. To have a working knowledge of fire sprinkler and emergency power systems.
  • Energy Conservation: to observe energy and utilities usage in the hotel and on the grounds. To look for ways to conserve energy and report any ideas to Engineering Management.
  • Tools: clean, lubricate, protect and otherwise maintain all tools and equipment in the hotel. To see that all tools used are returned to the shop and secured in proper storage area.  To protect and otherwise maintain your assigned tool pouch and its tools at the discretion of the Engineering Management.
  • Emergencies: Be available for any emergencies and act in and engineering capacity to protect our guests and associates and preserve the building and its systems during the emergency. To act as quickly and responsibly as possible to return the building to its normal operating status.  To inform Engineering Management of any such emergencies.
  • Accident Prevention and Safety: to strive to work in an accident free manner and to create a safe work environment for others. To continuously look for conditions which may endanger associates or guest of the hotel and to take immediate action to correct any hazardous conditions found.
  • Records: to read, log, track and interpret reading from meters, gauges and other measuring units. To maintain a thorough log of each day’s activities and problems that occur and to ensure this information is passed on to other shifts.
  • Departmental Duties: to clean all engineering areas as directed by Engineering Management. To work in a neat and efficient manner, keeping work areas clean and well organized.  To serve as otherwise directed or needed to help maintain the effective and efficient operation of the hotel. 
  • General: Complete all work assigned in a safe and professional manner. Maintain communications with supervisors to ensure that all needed materials, tools and supplies are available or on order.  Follow up on any items that may be on back order.  Keep supervisor updated on assignments.  Provide training and technical advice to other engineers as needed or requested.
  • Conducts room preventative maintenance on all hotel rooms, buildings and equipment.
  • Responsible for swimming pool and spa maintenance.
  • Assists with picking up trash in the parking lot.
  • Assists guests as needed.
  • Assists with security and safety checks for the property through visual checks.
  • Assist in safety and maintenance by tracking items in HotSos for relevant department

The Hilton DC National Mall provides equal employment and affirmative action opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to Rebecca.dawes@hiltondcnationalmall.com to let us know the nature of your request.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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About This Employer

Hilton Washington DC National Mall

480 L'Enfant Plaza
Washington, DC 20024

367 Room Hotel

www3.hilton.com

At A Glance

We’re located just steps from the Air & Space Museum, Museum of Natural History, the Wharf, Department of Energy, U.S. Post Office, the NEW International Spy Museum and L’ Enfant Metro Station. The only DC hotel with either 1 or 2 King beds in all of our spacious rooms, including 65-inch TVs and oversized walk-in showers. Guests can savor excellent dishes at L’ Enfant Bar and Grill. They can also enjoy our Executive Lounge and beautiful meeting and event spaces.

  • Silver LEED-certified hotel in Washington DC National Mall area
  • 367 spacious rooms and suites, all with floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Hotel restaurant, lounge, café and market, plus daily room service
  • Resort-style seasonal outdoor pool and expansive fitness center
  • Chic event space for meetings and weddings of up to 800 guests
  • Executive Lounge with daily refreshments and concierge services