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Hotel Chief Engineer (Hospitality Maintenance Management)

Fairfield Inn by Marriott • Knoxville, TN

Posted 26 days ago

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Hospitality, Hotel - Resort
Hospitality - Hotel, Engineering


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Job Description

Hotel Chief Engineer (Hospitality Maintenance Management)

Job Description


Engineering and maintenance professionals, are ready to apply your expertise to a rewarding career with a global industry leader? Join our team at Marriott International! With more than 300 managed properties worldwide (including conference centers) our flagship brand, Marriott Hotels & Resorts celebrates the drive, focus, and resilience of our guests while focusing on exceptional service and genuine comfort. Due to our continued growth, we are currently seeking experienced and dependable candidates just like you to serve as Hotel Chief Engineers.


You will oversee the maintenance and engineering department at your assigned location, including staff and daily operations, ensuring a safe and satisfying hotel experience for each and every one of our guests. We offer competitive compensation and benefits, a tight-knit and supportive work environment, plus numerous opportunities for professional development and advancement. Become part of our global family and see why so many of our associates have made Marriott International their career home. Contact us today – we’re waiting to hear from you!


Hotel Chief Engineer (Hospitality Maintenance Management)


Job Responsibilities


As a Hotel Chief Engineer, you will be responsible for all engineering and maintenance operations, including maintaining the building, grounds, and physical plant with particular attention towards safety, security, and asset protection. You will be accountable for management of the budget, capital expenditure projects, preventative maintenance, and energy conservation. It will also be up to you to maintain regulatory requirements and to lead the emergency response team for all facility issues.


Your specific duties in this role will include:


  • Supervising the Engineering department in the absence of the Director of Engineering

  • Assisting in management of the physical plant including, equipment, refrigeration, HVAC, plumbing, water treatment, electrical, and life safety systems

  • Maintaining and operating all equipment at optimum effectiveness, efficiency and safety

  • Ensuring compliance with, and fair administration of all Engineering department policies, standards and procedures

  • Managing department's controllable expenses to achieve or exceed budgeted goals.

  • Maintaining accurate logs and records as required

  • Handling guest problems and complaints effectively and in a timely manner

  • Ensuring that employees are treated fairly and equitably

  • Helping to ensure regulatory compliance to facility regulations and safety standards

  • Ensuring that disciplinary procedures and documentation are completed according to Standard and Local Operating Procedures (SOPs and LSOPs) and support the Peer Review Process


Job Requirements

Hotel Chief Engineer (Hospitality Maintenance Management)


Job Requirements


We are looking for a Hotel Chief Engineer with solid leadership skills, a strong work ethic, and sufficient familiarity with all employee positions to perform duties in employees' absence. It is also important that you have excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills as well as the ability to effectively lead, influence, and encourage others.


Specific qualifications for the role include:


  • High school diploma or GED; 2-year Associate’s degree from an accredited in Building and Construction, Engineering, Mechanics, or related major, a plus

  • 4 years experience (2 years with an Associate’s degree) in the engineering and maintenance or related professional area

  • Solid organizational, time-management and prioritization skills

  • Technical training in HVAC-R/electrical/plumbing


Hotel Chief Engineer (Hospitality Maintenance Management)




As a Hotel Chief Engineer with Marriott International, you will be part of a global hospitality leader that prides itself on cultivating a workplace that feels like home and that brings out the best in you, each and every day. It’s the kind of company where many of our associates come for a job, but stay for a career—the kind of place where your strengths will be appreciated, and where each of us can truly be ourselves.


Your hard work and professional dedication will be rewarded with excellent compensation packages, which may vary somewhat depending on location.


  • Competitive pay

  • Comprehensive benefit packages (which may vary by country according to employment laws and practices)

  • Hotel room discounts at our locations around the globe

  • Discounts on food and beverages, as well as retail discounts in our gift shops

  • Professional development and advancement opportunities


Hotel Chief Engineer (Hospitality Maintenance Management)



Find Your World™ at Marriott Hotels & Resorts!


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Job ID: 6759
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