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Assistant Director of Engineering

Posted June 21, 2022

New York Hilton Midtown
New York, NY
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About This Job


New York Hilton Midtown - Here we GROW AGAIN! New York City's largest hotel, is looking for their next Assistant Director of Engineering due to a promotion! It's all about location in NYC and New York Hilton Midtown places you right in the heart of the action, within walking distance of a multitude of famous attractions, including Central Park, Radio City Music Hall, MOMA, and Broadway.

It's a fantastic time to join Hilton! Great Place to Work and Fortunenamed Hilton the #1 Best Big Companies to work for in 2021! 

The ideal candidate for Assistant Director of Engineering has held a Director role at a midsize property or an Assistant Director role at a large property. NYC Trades leadership/union experience is required. This role is a great stepping stone position for a strong leader to showcase their skills with the largest hotel in the city (1980rooms!)! Candidates who have held this role in the past have a knack for moving up through the ranks quickly! 

What will I be doing?

As Assistant Director of Engineering, you would be responsible for assisting in overseeing the functionality and safety of the facility to protect the well-being of all guests and team members. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Assist in directing and overseeing the functionality and safety of the facility, including, but not limited to, physical buildings, mechanical equipment, electrical systems, heating and cooling systems, life safety systems and grounds according to federal, state and local regulations
  • Manages preventive and corrective maintenance, special projects, and building operations, utilizes the maintenance management software (HotSOS) to ensure efficient tracking of projects
  • Ensures high level of service for the engineering operations team as well as inter-departmental collaboration, communication, and support
  • Works closely with all trades/union team members to ensure a good working relationship
  • Manages outside contractors on all outsourced projects to ensure compliance, high level of execution, warranties, minimized waste and budgetary guidelines
  • Assists in the execution of capital projects and property rehabilitations
  • Assist in monitoring and developing team member performance to include, but not limited to, providing supervision, scheduling, conducting counseling and evaluations, providing professional development and delivering recognition and reward


About us

Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. 

  • Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.
  • Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.
  • Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.
  • Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.
  • Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.
  • Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline

Meaningful Benefits for Your Career and Well Being

We support the well-being and performance of Team Members with industry-leading rewards, recognition and support to meet their needs:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Best-In-Class PTO (paid time off)
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Health and Welfare Benefit Plans
  • 401(k) match
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Go Hilton - Team Member Travel Discounts

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New York Hilton Midtown

1335 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019-6012

(212) 586-7000

2,086 Room Hotel

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At A Glance

It's all about location in NYC and New York Hilton Midtown Hotel places you right in the heart of the action, within walking distance of a multitude of famous attractions, including Central Park, Radio City Music Hall, MOMA and Broadway. Stop by the theatre and transportation desk for tips, tickets and travel in and around the city.

  • Easy cab ride from area airports (LaGuardia, JFK and Newark) to Hilton New York Midtown
  • NYC hotel close to Grand Central Station, Penn Station and Port Authority 
  • Several on-site restaurants and bars with options for breakfast, lunch and dinner 
  • 8,000 sq. ft. fitness center with strength, cardio and resistance equipment and a Kinesis wall
  • Multi-lingual staff ready to cater to your every need
  • This midtown NYC hotel near MoMa is walking distance to Rockefeller Plaza, Times Square and more