Director of Engineering

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**Job Number** 18003335

**Job Category** Engineering and Facilities

**Location** The St. Regis Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates VIEW ON MAP

**Brand** St. Regis Hotels & Resorts

**Schedule** Full-time

**Relocation?** No

**Position Type** Management

**Start Your Journey With Us**

The St. Regis brand first established luxury hospitality more than 110 years ago, with the opening of the St. Regis New York. From the moment John Jacob Astor IV opened the doors of his Beaux-Arts masterpiece on New York’s Fifth Avenue, St. Regis has stood as a symbol of uncompromising elegance and bespoke service. Today, with more than 40 of the best addresses around the world, St. Regis is a place where trends are born, boundaries are broken and guests can simply live exquisite. We invite you to explore careers at St. Regis.

Opened on the 15th of August 2013 and with an unparalleled address at the heart of the spectacular Abu Dhabi Corniche, The St. Regis Abu Dhabi provides easy access to everything that this incredible city has to offer. In the heart of the business and cultural districts the hotel is a short distance from the magnificent Abu Dhabi Mosque, the city’s many shopping malls, golf courses, museums and major attractions, including the incredible Formula One Grand Prix circuit and Ferrari World on Yas Island. The hotel comprises 283 fabulously appointed guest rooms including 55 suites, most of which have incredible views of both the Arabian Gulf and the city of Abu Dhabi, the one of a kind Bridge suite between the two Nation Towers is quite simply breathtaking. Each room and suite are serviced by the celebrated St Regis Butlers who will provide ever-present yet unobtrusive attention to detail, while attending to each request with discreet precision.

Among the hotels vast array of amenities are outstanding food and beverage venues including our signature day to night restaurant, Terrace on The Corniche, with the finest flavors from the region and our warm Villa Toscana, true tastes of central Italy. The Nation Riviera Beach Club attached to the hotel and accessible via a tunnel under the Corniche offers guests a magnificent stretch of private beach and outstanding leisure facilities.

The Director of engineering is responsible for providing the customer with a secure, comfortable environment by maintaining the hotel assets through ongoing preventive maintenance program and ensuring that all mechanical system are operating accordance with corporate policies and procedures and according to local requirements and regulations. fully in-charge as health and safety officer of the property and responsible in planning and implementing all of the safety aspects. In-charge as leader of emergency response team including fire safety and fully coordinate with others property management team.

**Main Responsibilities**

+ To manage the technical service department and ensure efficient running of all hotel plant, mechanical and electrical equipment running of all hotel plant, mechanical and electrical equipment air-conditioning and associated fire and safety systems. to ensure guest comfort and safety at all times. To save energy and maintain the above specified equipment in the most effective manner and to ensure that any associated emergency is dealt with by having suitable contingency plans for such matters **Duties & Responsibilities**

+ Responsible for providing a secure and comfortable environmentMaintains facilities and equipment by conducting inspections on a regular basis to determine need and extent of service, equipment required, type of operation, and maintenance needed

+ Develops and implements strategies to achieve goals for “customer complaints per thousand rooms”, and “willingness to return”

+ Ensures adherence to applicable laws by meeting with government and insurance inspectors, and performing follow-up as required

+ Communicates with department heads regarding engineering programs as they pertain to the physical plant

+ Keeps all mechanical, electrical, and structural blueprints and diagrams up to date; maintains library of part lists, maintenance manuals, reference books, catalogues, etc.

+ Takes prompt corrective action as necessary

+ Ensures that the physical plant is operating in a safe, efficient, and orderly fashion by directing all phases of maintenance, repair and renovation

+ Determines if work should be done internally or through external contractors

+ Schedules employees in accordance with plan

+ Assigns work orders by priority, and delegates duties and supervises work

+ Schedules the appropriate preventive maintenance program


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