Hyatt Engineering Manager in PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania
As one of Philadelphia’s only hotels on the National Register of Historic Places, The Bellevue Hotel - An Unbound Collection by Hyatt has been at the forefront of shaping the city’s cultural, culinary and cocktail scene since becoming its first luxury hotel in 1904. The deep-rooted history of The Bellevue Hotel connects guests with distinctive architecture, modern and spacious rooms, elite events and dining fit for any special occasion. Magnificent stories abound waiting to be discovered.
The Engineering Manager is responsible for maintaining all equipment, systems and building components, including, but not limited to, mechanical and electrical systems, pumps, HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing, locks, furniture, paint, wall coverings, tile and other equipment/work normally maintained/performed by hotel Maintenance Engineers. This position leads, monitors, directs and supervises all maintenance personnel.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides maintenance training to all new hires as well as on-going training to maintenance staff
Assigns daily duties to maintenance staff and observes performance to ensure adherence to hotel policies and operating procedures as well as measures productivity of the team
Assists third party partner with recruiting and selecting hotel maintenance staff
Liaison with third party partner to review colleague performance; conducting coaching, appraisals, and progressive discipline
Effectively and professionally communicates with colleagues at all levels
Ensures all fire, life safety and elevator inspections are completed and any discrepancies are corrected
Administers the preventative and repair maintenance program as required: properly completes work orders on time
Records and reports completed repairs and items that need further attention
Adheres to all local, state, and federal laws and safety regulations
Completes training regarding safety, security, department procedures, and service guidelines
Informs management of hazardous situations, emergencies or threats to the safety and security of hotel guests, staff or assets
Ensures the security of all inventory, including but not limited to: tools, supplies, equipment, furniture, and televisions
Replenishes supplies and inventory efficiently to minimize waste
Assists other departments with moving furniture and unloading supplies
Maintains a professional image at all times through appearance and dress
Meets with vendors and suppliers to discuss scope for repair activities
Obtains pricing and bids as directed
Follows company policies and procedures
Other duties as assigned
Education : High school education/GED. Specialty certifications preferred.
Experience: 6 years of engineering/maintenance experience. Previous Hospitality/Chief Engineer/Engineering Manager experience required. Project Management experience preferred.
Skills and abilities: This position requires advanced maintenance skills and aptitude plus advanced skills in all aspects of running an engineering department. Must have knowledge of general building maintenance, carpentry, plumbing, building electrical units and HVAC.
Ability to communicate with guests.
Ability to stand for long periods of time.
Ability to provide friendly guest service with a smile.
Ability to lift, pull and push moderate weight.
Primary Location: US-PA-Philadelphia
Organization: The Bellevue Hotel
Pay Basis: Yearly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Engineering/Facility Maintenance
Req ID: PHI001883
Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.