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Chief Engineer

Posted April 15, 2021

Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville Downtown NuLu
Louisville, KY
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About This Job

Position Summary:

We seek a positive, service-oriented, energetic and self-motivated Chief Engineer to join our team. The Chief Engineer will work closely with engineering and other hotel departments.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

The position is responsible for the general maintenance and upkeep of guest suites and all mechanical equipment (chillers, boilers, kitchen equipment, outdoor pool, fitness center and more).

Minimum Requirements 

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

  • Equipment Maintenance - Performing routine maintenance on mechanical or technological equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
  • Mechanical - Knowledge of machines, computers, tools and other equipment, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
  • Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
  • Troubleshooting - Determining causes of mechanical or technological operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
  • Equipment Selection - Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.
  • Oral Comprehension - The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Repairing - Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.
  • Public Safety and Security - Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective operations for the protection of people, data and property.
  • Building and Construction - Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of buildings or other structures such as walkways, parking lots, and guest facilities.
  • Customer and Personal Service - Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Writing - Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • Computer Skills - Using basic computer hardware and software (e.g., personal computers, word processing software, Internet browsers, etc.).
  • Number Facility - The ability to add, subtract, multiply, or divide quickly and correctly.
  • Analytical/Critical Thinking - The ability to gather and organize information using a logical and systematic process; recognize patterns and relationships in complex data; examine data to identify implications, problems and draw appropriate conclusions; generate alternative solutions to problems; evaluate strengths, weaknesses and consequences of alternative solutions and approaches to solving problems.

MANAGEMENT COMPETENCIES

  • Adaptability - Ability to effectively adjust to major changes in work tasks or the work environment.
  • Aligning Performance for Success - Skilled at focusing and guiding others in accomplishing work objectives.
  • Building a Successful Team - Skilled at building a cohesive team and facilitating goal accomplishment.
  • Building Trust - Ability to interact with others in an honest, fair and respectful way; giving others confidence in one's intentions and those of the organization.
  • Communication - Skilled at clearly conveying information and ideas through a variety of media; engaging the audience and helping them understand and retain the message.
  • Customer Focus - Ability to develop and sustain productive customer relationships; actively seeking information to understand and address customers' needs.
  • High Work Standards - Sets high standards of performance for self and others; assumes responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks.
  • Planning and Organizing - Skilled at establishing courses of action for self and others to ensure work is completed efficiently.
  • Problem Solving/Decision Making - Ability to identify and understand issues, problems, and opportunities; using effective approaches for choosing a course of action or developing solutions.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to bend, push, pull and lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to stand and walk for hours at a time

First Hospitality seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse customers we serve. We foster a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration, flexibility and fairness.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

compensation: 44,000 - 46,000

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About this Employer

Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville Downtown NuLu

240 South Hancock Street
Louisville, KY 40202

(502) 561-0460

100 Room Extended Stay

home2suites3.hilton.com

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A Downtown Extended Stay Hotel in Louisville

Stay a while at our Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville Downtown NuLu hotel. Within steps of the Louisville Hospital Complex, we combine the old and new, providing great amenities in unique surroundings. Walk to NuLu, known for art galleries, boutique shopping and unique dining.

Each morning of your stay will bring a new breakfast combination. Mix and match your favorite breakfast, choosing from a variety of cereals, artisan breakfast sandwiches, waffles, hot cereals, yogurt and assorted toppings, for over 400 possibilities. Every room in our all-suite hotel is customizable to your needs with moveable furniture, a full kitchen, sofa bed, free WiFi and an HDTV with premium channels. Choose a one bedroom suite for more space, two TVs and dining table with chairs.

Multi-task like a pro at the Spin2 Cycle, when you run on the treadmill while running a load of wash. When you need to finish a project, use the 24-hour business center with free WiFi and printing. Stop by the 24-hour Home2Mkt for a snack and any forgotten travel essentials. Plan an event in our 750 sq. ft. of space for up to 35 people, a great choice for small weddings, reunions and team training sessions.