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Chief Engineer

Posted January 3, 2022

Residence Inn by Marriott Sacramento Downtown at Capitol Park
Sacramento, CA
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About This Job

Our Residence Inn is located in the heart of Downtown Sacramento and is surrounded by parks, restaurants and several great places to eat. We offer free downtown parking to all our team members, or we are walking distance to light rail and the RT bus stops just a block from our location.

We pride ourselves in our great customer service towards associates and guests. We put people first! Our management team understands the need for flexibility and work life balance, which allows our team to always give our guests the best service. We currently rank #2 of all Sacramento hotels on TripAdvisor.

Our associate’s safety through COVID is demonstrated by our training program and continuous reinforcement of processes that keep our guests and associates safe.

Let’s not forget about benefits. For full time associates we offer some of the best coverage in our industry through Kaiser Permanente. We also offer medical benefits to part time associates. Our management company offers 401k with company matching, vacation and sick pay.

COVID has been hard, but our team has pulled together and become a family. We would love to meet you and tell you all about our culture, who we are and all about our award-winning team of amazing people.

To be successful as a chief engineer, you should keep abreast of cutting-edge advancements in your field and be dedicated to excellence. An exceptional chief engineer should be able to think on their feet and clearly communicate their vision to various audiences.

Chief Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Respond and attend to guest repair requests.
  • Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards, anticipate and address guests.
  • Understand and operate advanced electrical, plumbing, refrigeration, and boiler systems.
  • Communicate with different types of people to comprehend what they want and to provide them with information and assistance.
  • Check for new maintenance requests from the PMS (Property Management System) and update remarks once the task is completed.
  • Update the maintenance work orders
  • Ability to interpret readings from meters & gauges and other measuring units.
  • Ability to prioritize and organize work assignments.
  • Ability to work under pressure situations and exercise good judgements.
  • Ability to focus attention on details, speed and accuracy.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of hotel guests and pertinent hotel information.
  • Ability to ensure security of guest room access and hotel property.
  • Ability to read and understand test equipment, measuring devices, and safety manuals.
  • Preform maintenance activities in the guest room like plunging toilets, unclogging drains, repairing all types of hardware, electrical equipment including lamps, air conditioners / HVAC and AC ducts.
  • Perform maintenance activities in hotel public areas like plunging toilets, unclogging drains, repairing all types of hardware, plumbing and electrical equipment and cosmetic items.
  • Program TV's and perform general housekeeping and engineering-related inventory duties.
  • Test, troubleshoot and perform basic repair on all types of equipment.
  • To clean, lubricate, protect, and otherwise maintain all tools and equipment in the hotel.
  • To operate as an independent mechanic by analyzing problems, identifying courses of action, and implementing solutions with available resources and to a high degree of quality.
  • To be available for any emergencies and act in an engineering capacity to protect guests and associates and preserve the building and its systems during the emergency.
  • To monitor Fire Alarm / Life Safety System systems as necessary, to be fully informed of the system operation and to handle emergencies involving the systems.
  • Read and understand blueprints, schematic drawings, and technical parts breakdown.
  • Carry out specific oral and written instructions.
  • Maintain maintenance inventory and requisition parts and supplies as needed.
  • Ensure uniform and personal appearance are clean and professional, maintain confidentiality of proprietary information, and protect company assets.
  • Maintains the hotel facility and related equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the General Manager
  • Train and instruct other members of the staff through sharing of knowledge and skills.

Chief Engineer Requirements:

  • At least 4 years of experience leading or supervising a team.
  • A sound understanding of engineering principles.
  • The ability to maintain a positive attitude and maintain morale of a team.
  • The ability to stand, sit and walk for extended periods of time.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • The ability to process negative feedback and remain professional.
  • To be able to work in a neat and efficient manner, keeping work areas clean and well organized.
  • Ability to multi-task in busy environment and adheres to hotel the Standard Operating Procedures.

MUST HAVE PREVIOUS HOTEL EXPERIENCE

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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About this Employer

Residence Inn by Marriott Sacramento Downtown at Capitol Park

1121 15th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

(916) 443-0500

235 Room Extended Stay

www.marriott.com

Our Hotel

Conveniently located one block from the State Capitol and the Convention Center, our downtown location offers world-class restaurants, theaters, museums and events all within walking distance. This beautiful 15-story Sacramento hotel’s 235 spacious suites feature fully-equipped kitchens, living rooms with plenty of space for relaxing & entertaining and bedrooms with plush beds and cozy duvets. Our HoTeL Bar, located just off the lobby, offers lunch and dinner menus as well as in-room dining. At our Sacramento, CA hotel we also offer complimentary grocery shopping & on-site laundry facilities. Don't forget to join us for our complimentary hot breakfast buffet each morning. Relax by our pool or soak in the spa to melt tensions away.