Hilton Worldwide Job for a Chief Engineer in Lagos

Hilton
Worldwide is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the
lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to
extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton
Worldwide has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in
accommodations,
service, amenities and value. Hilton Worldwide is
dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest
experiences across its 13 global brands, which include Hilton Hotels
& Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels &
Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by
Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Tru
by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton
Grand Vacations. The company also manages the world-class guest reward
program Hilton HHonors®.

At Hilton, our vision to fill the
earth with the light and warmth of hospitality unites us as a team to
create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day.
And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all! Come be a part
of our team!

Job Title:  Chief Engineer

Job Description

A Chief Engineer will manage the Engineering
Team to efficiently maintain all hotel operations such that safety,
security, conversation, and compliance are ensured at the highest
levels.

Job Requirements
What will I be doing?
As Chief
Engineer, you are responsible for the effective management of all
engineering and maintenance operations within the hotel, including
energy conservation. You are also responsible for the development of the
Engineering Team and staying abreast of compliance regulations and
procedures in the field of Engineering, as required for hotel standards.

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 Specifically, a Chief Engineer will perform the following tasks to the
highest standards:

  • Lead the Engineering Team in the
    day-to-day engineering and maintenance operations of the hotel,
    including service standards, equipment schedules, and work schedules
  • Communicate with Housekeeping to coordinate and prioritize maintenance activities for Guest rooms and public areas
  • Develop
    systems and procedures to ensure the health and safety of Guests and
    Team Members, as well as the proper conditions for plants, machinery,
    and property
  • Develop, implement and manage energy conservation programs for the property to minimize expenses          
  • Coordinate
    renovation bidding, define the cost and scope of the project, and
    oversee the general contractor and subcontractors to ensure quality work
    is performed cost effectively
  • Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned
  • Identify and introduce environmentally-friendly systems and equipment
  • Monitor
    Key Performance Indicators for the Engineering Department and take
    corrective action, as required, to improve equipment inventory, quality
    audit, productivity, and other objectives
  • Manage all Team Member
    related activities, including recruitment, performance management,
    training, career planning, disciplinary matters, and team motivation
  • Communicate with Government agencies to ensure full compliance with statutory regulations
  • Prepare Capital and Repairs and Maintenance budgets for Engineering
  • Perform daily checks around the hotel
  • Conduct lift emergency release procedures as required
  • Diagnose, maintain, and repair mechanical equipment within the hotel
  • Ensure good relationships are built with internal and external customers
  • Maintenance
    of all hotel fixtures and fittings to ensure they are in safe condition
    and take action when any unsafe situations arise
  • Develop, implement, and direct all emergency programs
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What are we looking for?
A
Chief Engineer serving Hilton Worldwide brands is always working on
behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To
successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude,
behaviours, skills, and values that follow:

  • Advanced knowledge of building management/engineering
  • A degree in Engineering or similar
  • Exposure to budgeting and basic accounting
  • Flexibility to respond to a range of different work situations
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work on their own
  • Previous experience of facilities management
  • Proficient, at an advanced level, with computers and relevant computer programs
  • Positive attitude
  • Good communication skills
  • Committed to delivering a high level of customer service
  • Strong leadership skills and previous experience of managing a team
  • Excellent grooming standards

It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

  • First Aid
  • Qualification in engineering field

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to Apply

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