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Chief Engineer

Posted January 10, 2022

Hyatt Centric Downtown Portland
Portland, OR
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About This Job

Shashi Group, LLC is a hotel ownership, development, and management company with active properties in the San Francisco Bay Area and plans to further expand its geographic reach. With 10 distinctive properties, both branded and boutique, Shashi is well situated in the Silicon Valley market. At Shashi Group, we’re culture focused. We believe in empowering each team member to continue to grow and learn to set and achieve new goals. We operate on a simple but essential belief: when you succeed, we thrive.

At Shashi Group we’re wired for next generation travelers who love open spaces, open thinking, and open expression. Our guests are tech savvy and confidently social, with an eclectic style they’re not afraid to show. We understand what our guests need, so we provide an affordable option for the tech-savvy design guru. If you are someone who appreciates tech-forward features and vibrant social scenes, then we invite you to explore a career with us.

Shashi Hotel Group is currently searching for a Chief Engineer for Hyatt Centric Downtown Portland to join our growing team. 

Seeking a Chief Engineer with excellent leadership abilities to oversee multiple hotel projects. The Chief Engineer's responsibilities will include assigning tasks to engineering/maintenance teams, negotiating with vendors and clients, ensuring that projects stay within time and budgetary restraints, and keeping the GM up to date on projects.

To be successful as a Chief Engineer, you should keep abreast of cutting-edge advancements in your field and be dedicated to excellence.

What we are looking for:

  • Ability to communicate the goals of the company to staff
  • Ability to supervise very phase of the project from start to completion.
  • Able to calculate costs, material, labor, and time required for each project.
  • Approve designs and budgets.
  • Ability to delegate tasks to engineering teams.
  • Supervise staff training as well as equipment installation.
  • Make sure all systems are performing well

Job requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in the relevant engineering field or equivalent.
  • At least 4 years of experience leading or supervising a team preferably in the hospitality industry.
  • Excellent understanding of engineering principles.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • The ability to process negative feedback and remain professional.
  • The ability to work onsite and in the office.

Shashi Group is an inclusive environment. We are an equal opportunity employer and will select a candidate based on job-related qualifications without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, sex, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, religion, medical condition (including genetic characteristics), genetic information, physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, or any other basis protected by state law, federal law, or local ordinance.

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Hyatt Centric Downtown Portland

601 SW 11th Avenue
Portland, OR 97205

(503) 595-1234

220 Room Hotel

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About the hotel

Discover Portland’s offbeat character from rooms in the heart of the City of Roses. Walk to quirky coffee shops, buzzed-about restaurants, chic Pearl District shopping, and landmarks like Powell’s bookstore, all within half a mile of Hyatt Centric Downtown Portland.