Director Of Engineering

2017-05-17 | Engineering / Maintenance / Facilities | Sheraton Annaba Hotel

Back to Search

At a glance

Location

Annaba,Algeria

Employment Fraction

Full Time

Reference Code

20426221

Job Description

POSITION PURPOSE Maintain the entire Hotel and Spa facility, including the physical building structure, all plant and FF&E, and related equipment in accordance with energy conservation and preventative maintenance programs. Ensure that all legal requirements are complied with, and that budgetary goals are met. The position is also responsible for the safety and security of guests and associates of the Hotel, especially in relation to Fire & Life Safety, Evacuation and Security issues. Ensure full compliance with, and implementation of, UK Fire & Life Safety Legislation, plus Corporate and Hotel policies and procedures. This is a key position within the executive committee and as such should take a senior manager’s overview of the Hotel’s operation to ensure hotel achieves its guest and associates satisfaction and profitability targets. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS • Conduct regular walk-abouts, visually assessing the safe and efficient maintenance and operation of the physical structure(s) of the hotel and spa; all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems and any other related equipment. • Verify completion of all routine maintenance on public spaces, meeting rooms, ballrooms, outlets, back of the house spaces, and external areas. Verify completion of all repairs, replacement, and renovation works throughout the hotel and spa. • Assist in the training and development, supervision, and disciplining of all staff in the Engineering Department, such as duty engineers, plumber, painter, joiner and apprentice(s). • Adhere to all corporate purchasing policies and controls; all Health & Safety policies; and all other Company policies as required. Follow prescribed safety procedures for personnel, contractors and equipment at all times. • Maintain an effective Energy Management and Preventive Maintenance program, utilizing the Maximo system as required, and conduct special training for other operating departments on the safe and efficient use of equipment and energy in the hotel. • Inform the chief engineer on a regular basis regarding the specific and overall condition of the building structure(s), related systems, and equipment offering prudent, cost effective proposals for maintaining these systems. Access and input information via the computer and generate required reports. SUPPORTIVE FUNCTIONS In addition to performance of the essential functions, this position requires the performance of a combination of the following supportive functions within the hotel: • Manage the day-to-day activities of the Engineering team in conjunction with the Assistant C/E. • Prepare annual R&M Budget, Utilities Budget and Capital Budget, and monitor to ensure costs are kept within budgeted limits. • Prepare all Capital Project Releases and co-ordinate all related work. • Prepare technical data, bidding, project work, alterations for the property, having knowledge of building regulations and codes. • Prepare, update and implement the Training matrix within the department. • Prepare, update and implement Standard Operating Procedures within the department. • Prepare department manpower schedules in accordance with the business demands of the hotel. Oversee daily and weekly rosters. • Design, maintain and ensure the planned preventative maintenance program for the building, plant and equipment is fully operational to maintain a high level of GSI and ASI comfort and safety. • Ensure work schedules are prioritized in accordance with guest needs. • Ensure that Maximo is fully utilized by the team and hotel departments. • Ensure supervision and control of line staff and contractors are effective to ensure optimum performance, efficient and safe working procedures, meeting all legislative standards. • Responsible for reviewing, revising, updating and implementing Security and Safety procedures - both UK legal requirements and Sheraton Corporate Hotel Policy. • Conduct regular Fire Safety inspections within the buildings, liaising with the Fire Department as necessary; ensuring fire doors / corridors are effective and safe. • Supervise and maintain the Key systems within the hotel and spa in conjunction with the Information Systems Manager, maintaining and issuing keys; implementing authority levels; and ensuring all electronic lock systems are fully functional. • Implement and actively supervise the hotel’s energy management program. • Oversee water treatment programs. Training & Development: • Recruit, Train and Develop all engineers as per the Training Matrix on an ongoing basis, and measure their performance 6 monthly. Identify training needs from the PMP. • Review, update, implement and train all associates on Fire Safety, Health & Safety, Security procedures, etc. at Induction and regular training sessions throughout the year. • Train Team Leaders on risk Assessment techniques and implementation. • Assist and advise Team Leaders on associate training within their departments. • Motivate team and seek continuous improvement of policies and service practices.

Requirements

SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities: • Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English as well as French or Arabic. • Requires good communication skills, both verbal and written. • Most tasks are performed in a team environment with the employee acting as team leader. • Must have thorough knowledge of all types of mechanical equipment such as chillers, boilers, water treatment, and refrigeration equipment. • Must have thorough knowledge of plumbing and electrical systems, power, water and gas supplies. • Must have experience in office procedures, ordering materials, record keeping systems, applicable building laws, building construction, blueprint reading, etc. • Must possess good computer skills, with knowledge of accounting programs and budgetary analysis. • Working knowledge of occupational safety and health, wage and hour issues, and labor relations. Physical Demands • A large percentage of the job is at the desk working on computer systems, general paper issues, preparing schedules / drawings, budgetary aspects, etc. • The worker must be flexible in his/her approach whereby he/she will need to act accordingly to the demands of the business. • The worker may be subject to various hazards: includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, electricity, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals. Appropriate safety techniques and equipment to be used at all times. • Requires manual dexterity to use and operate all necessary equipment, including computer keyboards. QUALIFICATION STANDARDS Education: High school or equivalent education required. HND/HNC Engineering or Electrical. Professional qualification in Engineering or Electrical vocation. Experience: Five to seven years in a major hotel, hospital, or building, in a managerial / supervisory capacity. Grooming: All employees must maintain a neat, clean and well-groomed appearance per Sheraton standards. This job description is not an exclusive or exhaustive list of all job functions that an employee in this position may be asked to perform from time to time.

Department

Engineering

Location

Sheraton Annaba Hotel, Firmly established as one of the most convenient hotels in Annaba, the Sheraton Annaba Hotel is conveniently located within easy access from the airport and all major city attractions, making it the perfect choice when looking for hotels near the airport and city center. The hotel is a 19-floor standalone modern building with 201 rooms of which 15 Executive Suites and one Presidential Suite

Company Description

Marriott International is the world’s leading global hospitality company, with more brands, more hotels and more opportunities for associates to grow and succeed. With 5,700 properties, you’ll find us in your neighborhood and in more than 110 countries across the globe. Learn about our 30 hotel brands at www.marriott.com/marriott-brands.mi. Find Your World.™

_

Back to search

At a glance

Location

Annaba,Algeria

Employment Fraction

Full Time

Reference Code

20426221