Shift Engineer

Dubai, U.A.E.
Competitive Salary plus Benefits

Full job details

Yassat Gloria Hotel Apartments
Dubai, U.A.E.
Job Type
Engineering, Technician
Job Level

Job Description


General Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Supervises & coordinates the engineering activities during the shift to ensure equipment and services are available for the efficient control/usage of the hotel.
  • Achieves agreed plant and equipment reliability levels by ensuring maintenance programs conform to Company/Hotel and to manufacturer's standards.
  • Identifies and implements training programs to ensure labor productivity meets or exceeds agreed levels.
  • Ensures that a safe and healthy work environment exists, by adhering to company health, safety and environment policies, to achieve full compliance with the relevant legislation.
  • Maintains harmonious industrial relations by encouraging employee participation and management/ownership through a regular consultative approach.
  • Minimizes Labor costs associated with maintenance activities by effective control and utilization of labor resources.
  • Identifies recommends and implements improved maintenance systems and procedures in accordance with the company total quality management principles.
  • Effective use of Building Management System and Quality Engineering Management System.
  • Prepares management reports detailing labor statistics, equipment parameters and availability and usage, man hours worked and productivity levels in a timely manner.
  • Ensures preventive maintenance work is carried out as planned for all hotel equipment.
  • Ensures work orders are issued to shift personnel at the beginning of each shift.
  • Ensures that correct handover is made to the following shift engineer.
  • Ensures personnel under your control abide by all company rules and procedures and discipline those found not following these.
  • Ensures shift starting /finishing times are strictly adhered to at all times.
  • Ensures shift starting /finishing times are strictly adhered to at all times.
  • Attend meeting with engineering management to advise equipment availability, labor requirements and scheduling of future maintenance requirements.
  • Ensures work is carried out in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Ensures electrical/mechanical/civil work meets or exceeds the required standards.
  • Monitors the state of repair of building and equipment and initiate corrective measures.
  • Attends and assists with all major breakdowns and renovations.
  • Monitors breakdowns and ensure immediate response by engineering personnel, noting that this is a continuous (non stop) operation and that all equipment required must be in service when required.
  • Ensures part required for jobs are ordered and on hand when required.
  • Maintains maintenance records and shift logs for both electrical/mechanical/civil work.
  • Participates in managing the maintenance workshops & plant room day to day activities and identify and implement improvement opportunities.
  • Ensures that all work processes are safe and environmental risks are controlled and minimized according to the hotel (POMEC) WHS & E policies & procedures manuals.
  • Ensures all modifications/alterations are reported to the Assistant Chief engineer in order to maintain electrical/mechanical/civil drawings for all equipment and buildings. Monitor and assist with the day to day running of the department activities.
  • Undertakes the duties of the Asst. Chief Engineer during their absence, if requested to do so by management.


Yassat Gloria Hotel & Hotel Apartments shall provide an equal opportunity in all aspects of employment and career progress when it comes to gender, nationality, religion, ethnicity, disability and shall not tolerate any illegal discrimination or harassment of any kind.