Hyatt Director of Engineering and Security in NEW YORK CITY, New York
At Hyatt, we believe our guests select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who are focused on providing efficient service and meaningful experiences.
The Director of Engineering and Security is responsible for maintaining the overall operation of the maintenance department and the appearance and working order of the hotel. The engineer must be able to work independently, as well as, with others. Responsibilities may include: maintaining the exterior of the building, parking lot, and common areas, maintaining all equipment in guest rooms, conducting monthly safety inspections and training the staff on safety and emergency procedures, and working with vendors. The Director of Engineering must be willing to respond to emergencies, and work with corporate maintenance on special remodeling projects or capital expenditure needs. This position requires overall maintenance knowledge and trouble shooting ability with skills in painting, HVAC, carpentry, equipment, and tool usage.
Duties include: * Review contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements with vendors, consultants, clients, suppliers and subcontractors * Requisition supplies and materials to complete construction projects * Opening Properties: Confer with supervisory personnel, owners, contractors, and design professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems * Interpret and explain plans and contract terms to administrative staff, workers, and clients, representing the owner or developer * Plan, organize, and direct activities concerned with the maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems * Prepare and submit budget estimates and progress and cost tracking reports * Develop and implement quality control programs * Inspect and review projects to monitor compliance with building and safety codes, and other regulations * Capable of working with building code officials, planning/zoning officials and community design committees when required * Experience in managing utility systems * Prior equipment specifying and purchasing experience preferred * Maintain communications with Corporate Staff * Coach and counsel employees to reflect Hyatt service standards and procedures Wall Street style, meets the cool and convenience of Lower Manhattan at Andaz Wall Street.
Andaz Wall Street is honored to be recognized:
2019- 2011 Best Hotels New York City – U.S. News & World Report 2019 - 2015 Forbes Travel Guide Recommended New York City Hotel 2018 - 2016 AAA Four-Diamond Award 2018 - 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Winner 2018 Guest Review Award – Booking.com
Hyatt associates work in an environment that demands exceptional performance yet reaps great rewards. Whether its career opportunities, job enrichment or a supportive work environment, if you are ready for this challenge, then we are ready for you.
This is not your typical career opportunity. This is the Hyatt Touch.
Hyatt Hotels and Resorts offers a competitive benefits package which includes: • Complimentary and discount room stays at other Hyatt Hotels and Resorts • An extensive global network of advancement opportunities • Competitive medical, dental and vision options • Pre-tax commuter benefit • 401k Retirement • Fitness, mobile service and various other discounts are available to Team members
• 6 years or more of progressive hotel or building management experience • Service oriented style with exceptional leadership skills • Experience with managing cooling tower/chiller systems • Engineering/Facility Management degree preferred • New York City union hotel leadership experience
Primary Location: US-NY-New York City
Organization: Andaz Wall Street
Pay Basis: Yearly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Engineering/Facility Maintenance
Req ID: NEW008760
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.