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Chief Engineer

Posted May 26, 2021

Moxy NYC Chelsea
New York, NY

About This Job

We are looking for a Chief Engineer who will be responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of our property, machinery and equipment. 

The Chief Engineer is responsible for leading a maintenance team in providing excellent service to our guests, while maintaining the operations of the building.

  • Responsible for overall operations of engineering department including recruiting;  training and development; payroll, department labor budget and hotel capital budget.
  • Responsible for compliance of hotels internal and external audits related to: Safety & Security, Quality Assurance, Fire Inspections, Hotel Major Equipment, OSHA and ADA
  • Responsible for overseeing capital construction and major maintenance projects.
  • Responsible to maintain and refine the preventive maintenance program.
  • Responsible for establishing relationship with vendors and monitor vendors to assure quality, delivery, warranties, upgrades, etc. are consistently utilized. Work closely with vendors to assure proper pricing, delivery and maintenance.
  • Responsible for obtaining competitive bids for all supplies and work orders.
  • Responsible for training Hotels Safety and Security procedures to Managers, MOD and Security Staff.
  • Position reports to Director of Operations, GM, with dotted line reporting to the Corporate Director of Engineering. 
  • As leader of the department, might be required to work day/night shifts and weekdays/weekends if necessary      
  • 3 to 4 years of Engineering Management experience in a hotel setting
  • High School Diploma or equivalent – Bachelor’s Degree or Technical School experience preferred
  • Strong organizational and communication skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to repair and maintain various pieces of building and grounds equipment – ability to train others in the same repairing
  • Ability to operate mechanical equipment and various tools
  • Present technical information that requires approval
  • Must be able to lift or move 25-50 lbs.
  • Must have NYC FSD Certification
  • Must have any government required licenses, certificates or permits


About this Employer

Moxy NYC Chelsea

105 W 28th Street
New York, NY 10001

(212) 514-6699

102 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Boldly coloring outside the lines, Moxy Chelsea turns the traditional notion of the extravagant hotel on its head. Our spirited attitude and taste for living it up redefines revelry for the modern jet set. We share our guests’ passions, providing insider access to what’s new and what’s next. Moderation is not in our vocabulary and we know that lust for life demands more, not less. If you’re ready to create the energetic Moxy scene that is magnetic to everyday disruptors around the world, then we invite you to explore a career with Moxy Hotels.