Assistant Director Of Engineer

The Fontaine

Location: US - MO - Kansas City

Jan 25, 2018
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Company Info

Join one of the fastest growing lifestyle hospitality companies and enhance your career! Pivot Hotels & Resorts, the lifestyle and luxury division of Davidson Hotels & Resorts, operates with a deep-rooted passion for continuous innovation, exceptional service delivery, revenue generation, inspired marketing and financial responsibility. As disruptors of the status quo, we intend to spark a movement honoring our community, the adventure-minded traveler and work-hard-play-harder road warrior through distinctive design, bespoke wellness offerings, philanthropic endeavors and locally sourced, internationally influenced food and beverage. Constituted by some of the most accomplished leaders in lifestyle hospitality, Pivot Hotels & Resorts caters to today’s experience-seeking, adventurous traveler through inspiring design, thoughtful service, and one-of-a-kind experiences at each of its hotels and resorts. At Pivot Hotels & Resorts, we know that it is the people who operate our hotels that make the difference between average and exceptional performance. So we want you to join us to be the difference! More information can be found at www.pivothotels.com.

Property Info

Located in the heart of Kansas City's best upscale shopping at Country Club Plaza, The Fontaine is a sophisticated, new destination for business and leisure travel. Walk across custom tile mosaics inset into the gleaming marble floor, enjoy intricately carved wood paneling and playful Renaissance artwork adorning the walls and marvel at the hand-blown Venetian glass chandeliers floating overhead. Each detail is designed to delight the senses while setting a scene of serene sophistication—a place in which guests are both dazzled and utterly relaxed. With over 5,700 square feet of flexible meeting space, as well as a rooftop restaurant, bar, and pool, The Fontaine is one of Kansas City’s finest hotels. Come join our team today!

Position Info

As the Assistant Director of Engineering you are responsible for assisting in oversight of the hotel facility as well as monitoring and controlling parts and labor expenditures. You will assist in managing the department within budget, accurately forecast expenses and assist in preparing the annual department budget. Ensure department staff is trained in control procedures as outlined by Internal Audit, and that these procedures are consistently followed. Assist in selecting, training and developing employees to deliver committed customer service by soliciting and responding promptly to guest needs. This position will require a "hands-on" leadership approach at all times.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• High School Diploma or GED required. College degree preferred.
• 3-5 years of experience in Hotel Engineering department preferred.
• HVAC and Refrigeration systems experience required.
• 2-3 years of management or supervisory experience required.
• Working knowledge of electrical, mechanical, life safety systems, preventative maintenance systems and all related engineering disciplines required.
• Must be able to communicate effectively with public and staff.
• Ability to lead and direct a team.
• Basic computer skills.
• Read, write and understand English fluently.


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Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug test, background check, and job assessment re
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