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Assistant Director of Engineering


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W Doha Hotels & Residences
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Assistant Director of Engineering

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with more than 1,300 properties in over 100 countries and over 180,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels, resorts and residences under the renowned brands: St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, W®, Westin®, Le Méridien®, Sheraton®, Tribute Portfolio™, Four Points® by Sheraton, Aloft®, Element®, along with an expanded partnership with Design Hotels™. The Company also boasts one of the industry’s leading loyalty programs, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG®). Please visit www.starwoodhotels.com for more information.
W Doha Hotel & Residences has been awarded for the past 2 years Best Business Hotel by the Conde Nast Traveller Middle East Reader’s Choice Awards. We are setting the tone for fashion and entertainment lifestyle in Doha and in Middle-East. Working for unique and refreshing lifestyle brand such as W and joining Starwood - one of the leading names in hospitality will open doors for many future career opportunities.
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Nestled in the heart of the city, right in the business district where the past meets with the future, art meets science, tradition meets haute couture and culture meets nightlife, the W Doha reveals the unexpected side of modern Doha, thrilling guests with unrivalled insider access to what is new and next in this booming desert capital. Work and play come easy at the W, with Qatar Financial Center, major oil & gas corporations and ministries just walking distance from the hotel, plus the country’s largest mall just a 3 minute drive away.


As the Assistant Director of Engineering you will be part of our Engineering Team and you will be reporting directly to the Director of Engineering.

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As the Assistant Director of Engineering you are be responsible for the daily activities of workers, repair and maintenance of machinery, general equipment, building, interiors and exteriors, roads, paths car parks, drainage, water systems and water storage. It is your task to submit reports to the Director of Engineering on the condition of the building and equipment. You are further responsible to ensure the smooth running order of all equipment and the efficient operation of the building, to assist in performing a preventive maintenance program and to carry out this program, to assist in performing emergency work regarding fire, water, electricity and others, to assist in the implementation of fire prevention and evacuation procedures for guest and Talents alike, to continually work with the Talents under your supervision in order to improve and maintain the highest stand of departmental operations, and finally to install and ensure the correct functioning of clocks and security devices such as fire alarms and sprinkler systems.


At least three years of experience in a similar position and a Bachelor Degree are required.
Prior experiences within the Hospitality Industry and specifically in the Middle East are preferred.