Assistant Chief Engineer

Fairmont Jaipur

Location: IN - Jaipur

12/11/16 17:30
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Assistant Chief Engineer

Immaculate public areas, attractive grounds and efficient operational systems combine to make Fairmont Hotels & Resorts places of unrivalled presence. Apply your exceptional standards as Assistant Chief Engineer, where you will implement preventative maintenance and resource management programs in support of a safe and welcoming hotel for all Colleagues, guests and visitors.

Hotel Overview:

FRHI, a leader in the global hotel industry, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts offers guests an extraordinary collection of iconic luxury properties, including New York’s The Plaza, Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel and London’s The Savoy. We are proud to extend this tradition of hospitality to our first destination in India, the exquisite Fairmont Jaipur opened on 9th August 2012.

As the stunning capital of the Indian state of Rajasthan, Jaipur—known as the ‘Pink City’—beckons with a host of wonderful attractions, from breathtaking architecture to lush greenery to bustling avenues. Embracing this rich and colourful setting is Fairmont Jaipur, a modern landmark built in the tradition of the region’s grand Mughal palaces. Amid pristine gardens and elegant water features, the hotel offers 199 spacious, beautifully appointed guest rooms—featuring traditional decor, large bathrooms and the utmost in luxurious details. Adding to the conveniences the hotel also includes a selection of exclusive restaurants- Zoya for international cuisine, the Tea lounge Anjum, that brings a new dimension of service in the fine art of tea tasting, library bar Aza and the Cigar Diwan, (60,000 square feet) of conference space, the largest in the region. With Fairmont Jaipur, we are excited to introduce a new audience to the understated elegance, hallmark service and unforgettable experiences that have long captivated our discerning guests, the world over.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Chief Engineer, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

* Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

* Assist in the day to day management of the Maintenance department and ensure all standards are followed

* Coordinate preventive maintenance program for guest rooms, public areas and safety systems, working closely with Front Desk, Security and F&B departments

* Monitor, update and implement the fire safety plan, building evacuation and disaster recovery plan

* Ensure prompt and immediate response to maintenance requests for guests and Colleagues

* Oversee ongoing maintenance, repair and preventative maintenance for the Hotel with a focus to improve efficiency, profitability and service levels

* Follow the annual maintenance budget

* Assist in the monitoring of energy and water management programs

* Recruit, schedule, conduct performance reviews, train and develop engineering Colleagues

* Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs

* Follow departmental policies and procedures

* Follow all safety policies

* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

* Previous leadership experience in a similar role required

* Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications required

* Engineering degree/diploma or related discipline preferred

* Proven ability to supervise multiple complex projects with a focus on results

* Excellent communication and organizational skills

* Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

* Highly responsible & reliable with exceptional attention to detail

* Ability to work cohesively as part of a team

* Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Visa Requirements: Candidate should be eligible to work in India