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Chief Engineer- Task Force Full-Time Temporary

Posted May 27, 2021

Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown
Wilmington, DE
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LOOKING FOR A CHIEF ENGINEER!

About This Job

TPG Hotels and Resorts is looking for a Task Force Chief Engineer to lead their department

What you will be doing

  • Conducting walk-throughs and visually 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
  • Informing the General Manager and hotel department heads on a regular basis regarding the specific and overall condition of the building structure, related systems and equipment offering prudent, cost effective proposals for maintaining these systems
  • Ensuring all projects, including, but not limited to, routine maintenance, repairs, replacement and renovation projects, are completed on time and according to specifications.
  • Maintaining effective Energy Management and Preventative Maintenance programs and conducting special training for other operating departments on the safe and efficient use of equipment and energy in the hotel
  • Working closely with other departments to ensure coordination of activities
  • Supervising Engineering associates including hiring, training, evaluations, development and disciplining
  • Preparing and adjusting weekly work schedules in accordance with staffing guidelines and labor forecasts
  • Authorizing requests for personal time off, holidays for team members, schedule changes, overtime, purchase requests and expenditures.
  • Reviewing guest comments and ensuring that problems are identified and corrected in a timely manner.
  • Responding to guest requests in a timely, professional and friendly manner to help ensure that we are meeting or exceeding guest expectations.
  • Acting as the safety coordinator for the entire hotel including ensuring that all emergency equipment and systems are inspected, tested and certified per standards.
  • Maintaining a safe and working environment throughout the hotel for all associates, enforcing safety guidelines and building awareness about safety
  • Ensuring compliance with OSHA, Fire & Safety Laws
  • Recommending capital expenditures and acquiring bids as appropriate
  • Managing expenses within approved budget guidelines
  • Assessing critical repairs and facilitating an immediate and cost effective response
  • Implementing and managing procedures and practices that ensure quality assurance for work performed by hotel maintenance teams Ensuring that there is an adequate inventory of parts, supplies, tools and materials available through effective ordering

The ideal candidate for this position

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as an Engineer in a hotel, hospital, or building, including two years in a supervisory capacity
  • Must have a thorough knowledge of all types of mechanical equipment such as chillers, boilers, water softeners, and refrigeration equipment
  • Must have extensive working knowledge of building systems to include but not limited to; HVAC, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, painting and carpentry
  • Must have excellent supervisory and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work a varied schedule that may include evenings, nights, and weekends
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About this Employer

Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown

422 Delaware Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19801

(302) 654-8300

223 Room All Suite

www.marriott.com

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Our Hotel

Located in the heart of Brandywine Valley, Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown offers a world of thoughtful services, impeccable accommodations and unparalleled comforts. Recharge in our pet- friendly hotel suites with perks including luxury bedding, mini-refrigerators, microwaves, flat-panel TVs and cozy pullout sofas. Club-level suites grant access to our exclusive Sheraton Club Lounge with amenities such as free Wi-Fi and daily breakfast. Guests can dine on delicious American cuisine at Basil Bar & Grill for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For those planning a professional or social event, they'll appreciate our event venues, which are expertly supported by planning services, technology and catering options. Our hotel's location makes it easy to explore the area's most popular destinations including Frawley Stadium, Delaware Art Museum and Christiana Care Wilmington Hospital. Resort to the relaxation at Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown in Delaware.