Assistant Chief Engineer

Doha, Qatar
As per the package shown in the Ad.
13 Nov 2016
11 Dec 2016
Job Level

We are currently recruiting an Assistant Chief Engineer for our hotels in Doha. Required candidate must have minimum 2 years experience in a similar position at a reputable hotel in the Gulf Region. Candidate must hold a College Engineering Degree /or/ advanced vocational training.

• Oversee the Engineering department responsible for a 168 room hotel and a 50 room hotel next door
• Comprehensive knowledge of electrical engineering skills complemented by a solid understanding of Aircon /HVAC systems and mechanical engineering.
• Due to involvement in upcoming renovation, good civil engineering experience is a benefit
• Familiar with safety and emergency / evacuation procedures within hotels.
• Possess strong leadership skills, with the ability to encourage and motivate team.
• Exceptional management, organizational, time management and communication skills.
• Ability to provide associated services and information to hotel guests and management
• Possess strong leadership and sound judgment skills.
• Familiar with Microsoft office, Spreadsheet and Windows XP/2007.
• Hands-On attitude and Leadership style of “Leading by Example”

• Perform the tasks of developing, implementing and directing all Emergency Programs of the hotel.
• Responsible for all building maintenance, engineering and upkeep of the hotel and Staff Accommodation.
• Handle the tasks of planning and scheduling all maintenance and engineering works within set budgets and time constraints.
• Handle the tasks of coordinating, scheduling and maintaining documentation of preventative maintenance.
• Perform responsibilities of supplier and stock management, as well as for budgets and costs.
• Ability to interact and work well with tenants, professional staff, vendors, subcontractors, laborers, craft persons and other workers.
• Perform the tasks of preparing reports on daily activities, work progress, accidents and material reports.
• Implement effective quality improvement programs.
• Perform the tasks of scheduling and servicing logs of the HVAC system, boilers, generators, plumbing, life safety systems and other building systems.
• Responsible for leading and developing a team of hotel maintenance staff.   
• Ensure that the highest standards are maintained and managed effectively.
• Perform responsibilities of short and long term planning and day-to-day operations of the engineering division.
• Responsible for developing, implementing and supervising maintenance programs in guest rooms, building structure, mechanical, electrical machineries, H.V.A.C. systems, and related equipment.
• Ensure the upkeep of guest and service areas to maintain them in proper working order and appearance.
• Coordinate all renovation, expansion, and special projects.
• Develop, implement, and maintain preventive maintenance and energy conservation programs for guest rooms, public areas, back-of-house, building systems, etc. according to Plaza Inn standards.
• Ability to interpret and apply safety codes and regulations and specifications pertaining to building operation.
• Ensure compliance with B.W. policies, international standards, local regulations, and other environmental considerations.
• Other duties as required and directed by the Management

• Monthly Basic Salary: QR 6000
• Furnished Single room in Staff Accommodation
• Yearly Air ticket to destination
• Duty meals in Hotel's Guest Restaurant
• 50 pieces of laundry per month