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Director of Engineering | Doha

Qatar - Doha

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Mandarin Oriental Doha
Qatar - Doha
Job Type
Engineering, Chief Engineer
Job Level

Job Description


Join the Pre-opening team in Doha.  Our Hotel is an innovative, modern new build. Part of a multi-use project representing both the traditions of Qatar and current and sustainable technology available.

The intent of this position is that the incumbent will take full responsibility for all aspects of the Engineering and Security operations and will support all efforts for establishing and implementing engineering and security policies and procedures in accordance with Mandarin Oriental's Fire, Life, Health, Safety and Security guidelines and insure compliance to all local, state and federal regulations.

The Director of Engineering is responsible for, but not limited to, the overall hotel engineering staff and functions, including the day to day operations of the mechanical and electrical plant and distribution, elevator functions, fire, life, health and safety systems, staff performance and asset management and for the compliance with all relevant local codes and regulations as well as the hotels Policy & Procedures and the Corporate Standards & Guidelines.

The Director of Engineering is responsible for the safety and security of all guests, colleagues and visitors of the hotel and to protection of all hotel assets. The position is responsible for developing and leading the security and Engineering teams.

Ensure effective coordination and communication between hotel management, MOHG, owners and others involved in the project, including necessary local authorities.

Key Criteria

5-7 Years within an International Luxury Hotel Brand required - minimum 250 room hotels.

Min 3 years as Director of Engineering.

PreOpening experience an advantage.

Degree Certified from reputable Educational institute and be able to prove same for Visa application.

GCC Experience preferred.

Fluent written and spoken English

Familiar with Hotel Engineering and Safety computer systems

Highly computer literate  

Experience with working with multinational teams