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Handyman / Shift Operator / Maintenance Person

United Arab Emirates - Dubai

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Fairmont Dubai
United Arab Emirates - Dubai
Job Type
Engineering, Maintenance Engineer
Job Level

Job Description


Handyman / Shift Operator / Maintenance Person Primary Location :   United Arab Emirates-Dubai-Fairmont Dubai Employee Status :   Regular    




Hotel Overview: A unique blend of contemporary design and urban chic, Fairmont Dubai is an icon in the business heart of the city. Just minutes from Dubai's key attractions, our hotel is linked to the Dubai International Convention Centre. Nine contemporary dining experiences intrigue the palate, our signature Spa and health facilities offer a wealth of amenities, including two terrace sundecks complemented by handcrafted mosaic swimming pools. Fairmont Dubai brings together luxurious surroundings and modern amenities with renowned Fairmont service.


Summary of Responsibilities: Reporting to the Supervisor, POMEC, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:  

  • Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service
  • May encompass some plumbing, electrical, carpentry, gardening or hauling
  • Clear common areas
  • Fix any safety hazards
  • Put together furniture and other equipment
  • Install appliances and machines
  • Liaise with contractors and other workers


  • Minimum one year Engineering experience
  • Adhere to security guidelines
  • Able to handle  customer complaints
  • Able to resolve problems efficiently
  • Discrete and flexible
  • Focused and self motivated
  • Self reliant and responsible
  • Interact with colleagues and work cohesively with them
  • Physically capable of moving equipment
  • Supervision and Guest service
  • Time management and organization
  • Trade course certificate is a must

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift Occasional lifting and carrying up to 20 lbs
  • Frequent kneeling, pushing, pulling, sitting
  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps


Visa Requirements: Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in Dubai. We will assist successful applicants with the visa process and provide flights and accommodation


APPLY TODAY: Whether you're launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/  to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!



At Fairmont Hotels & Resort we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That's why you'll find exceptional work opportunities - throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific - as well as industry - leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London's The Savoy, New York's The Plaza, and Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award - winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

    Job Level :   Colleague Schedule :   Full-time Shift :   Rotating / Shift Work Travel :   No Closing Date :   Ongoing Job Number:   DBI01889