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Director of Engineering

Posted June 30, 2020

Doubletree Canton Downtown
Canton, OH

About This Job


We are currently hiring for Director of Engineering to support the Engineering department, as well as all other departments of the hotel. The ultimate mission of this role will be to lead the Engineering team to drive guest satisfaction by exceeding their expectations. Responsible for maintaining the building, grounds and physical plant with particular attention towards safety, security and asset protection.

Positioned as one of the key room division leaders, this is a phenomenal opportunity to:

  • To be in a leadership role as well as in the trenches to be a hands-on and deliverer of a quality product and experience and 
  • Be a key member of the Leadership team liaising with all department heads across the hotel 

A strong predictor of success for the Director of Engineering will be:

  • Balance strategic planning with hands-on execution in a fast-paced environment
  • Effectively manage the budget, capital expenditure projects, preventative maintenance and energy conservation
  • Develop cohesion with direct reports and maximize productivity amongst the engineering team by providing continuous opportunities for career development

Key Accountabilities:

  • Ensure brand training compliance for you and your staff within the first 30 days
  • Develop a program to increase employee recognition within the first 60 days
  • Develop and implement a successful full facility preventive maintenance program within the first 90 days
  • Asses and communicate any critical facility needs within the first 30 days
  • Establish relationships with all existing vendor and propose any changes within the first 60 days


  • High school diploma or GED; 5 years’ experience in the engineering and maintenance or related professional area
  • 2 years’ experience as a supervisor/manager in engineering
  • Basic Computer skills required to include processing emails, basic spreadsheet manipulation and database/systems navigation 
  • Verifiable technical training in HVAC-R/Electrical/Plumbing
  • Strong cultural fit. Passion, drive and results-orientation is essential to success at Crestline.  We live our values daily

Preferred Skills and/or Education:

  • Hotel Brand experience
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office to include Outlook, Excel, and Word primarily
  • Basic computer skills needed. Familiarity with Microsoft Office preferred.
  • Experience with hotel information systems preferred
  • Highly desirable 2-year degree from an accredited university in Building and Construction, Engineering, Mechanics, or related major
EEO/AA Employer DisclosureCrestline Hotels & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability status.

About this Employer

Doubletree Canton Downtown

320 Market Avenue South
Canton, OH 44702

(330) 471-8000

164 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Welcome to the heart of Downtown Canton, the perfect location for exploring unique local restaurants, coffee shops and museums such as National First Ladies Library. We’re five miles from the Pro Football Hall of Fame and Johnson Controls Hall of Fame Village. Our hotel features over 11,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, an indoor pool, fitness center and full-service restaurant.