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Chief Engineer (OEM)

Posted April 4, 2021

Hampton Inn Orlando International Drive/Convention Center
Orlando, FL
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About This Job

Overview

The ultimate mission of the Chief Engineer will be to lead the Engineering team to drive our guests’ satisfaction by exceeding their expectations. The position is primarily responsible for maintaining the building, grounds and mechanical equipment with particular attention towards safety, security and asset protection. In addition, the role is accountable for vendor oversight, departmental budget, and overall property preventative maintenance programs.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all Engineering employees including hiring, training, scheduling, and evaluations
  • Conducting walk-throughs and assessing the safe and efficient maintenance and operation of the physical structure of the hotel, all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems and any other related equipment
  • Ensure that all projects, routine maintenance, repairs, and replacement projects are completed in a timely fashion and according to brand standard and all applicable build codes
  • Obtain and present cost effective proposals for maintaining or repairing all systems throughout the hotel
  • Perform guest response and preventive maintenance work orders as necessary
  • Schedule work in accordance with preventive maintenance program in rooms and public space with all other departments to ensure limited guest impact
  • Ensure that all Life Safety equipment and systems are inspected, tested and certified per code and any applicable brand standards
  • Assessing critical situations (fire, natural disasters, major mechanical malfunctions, etc) and facilitating an immediate and appropriate response
  • Maintaining effective preventative maintenance and work order programs through the utilization of electronic systems (Quore, PM Works, or brand specific programs)
  • Organize materials, tools and equipment to perform daily assignments
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of the work area at all times
  • Maintain the proper use, cleaning, maintenance, and storage of all tools
  • Handle chemicals for designated uses/surfaces in accordance with Safety Data Sheets
  • Ensure key security program is in place and adhered to
  • Ensuring property grounds are maintained

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED and 3 years of experience in the area of maintenance
  • Hospitality experience is preferred
  • Basic Computer skills required to include processing emails, basic spreadsheet manipulation, and database/systems navigation including familiarity with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, and Word)
  • Must have knowledge of: Methods, and materials used in general building maintenance, carpentry, plumbing, building and electrical units and HVAC
  • Must possess or have the ability to obtain a certified pool operator license

EEO/AA Employer Disclosure

Crestline 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.
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About this Employer

Hampton Inn Orlando International Drive/Convention Center

8900 Universal Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32819

(407) 354-4447

173 Room Hotel

hamptoninn3.hilton.com

At A Glance

Newly renovated in 2018, the Hampton Inn by Hilton Orlando International Drive/Convention Center hotel offers an ideal location, just moments from International Drive, the Orlando/Orange County Convention Center, SeaWorld®, Universal Orlando Resort and the Walt Disney World Resort.

Whether you are visiting Orlando on business or for a family vacation, our International Drive hotel is in the heart of all the action. We are conveniently located in the resort district of International Drive and we are within walking distance of all the best restaurants, shopping and local activities that Orlando has to offer. Be sure to visit Pointe Orlando, offering a unique collection of incredible shopping, dining and entertainment options, just steps away from our Orlando International Drive hotel.

Enjoy the location and amenities at our hotel near the Orlando/Orange County Convention Center. Choose from our newly renovated 173 guest rooms with a fresh Hampton bed®, LCD TV, large work desk, refrigerator and complimentary WiFi. Start your morning with our free hot breakfast each day or if your short on time grab one of our free On the Run breakfast bags*, available Monday through Friday. Get a complete workout in our 24-hour fitness center or take a dip in our outdoor pool.