Director Of Engineering

Sheraton Silver Spring

Location: US - MD - Silver Spring

Nov 11, 2017
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Delivering Hospitality, Creating Value, Every Customer, Every Time

Davidson Hotels & Resorts is one of the largest and most successful independent hotel management companies in the industry. The combined experience of our team represents a breadth and depth of expertise that is unmatched, and we believe our people are the cornerstone of our success. We are committed to making Davidson a great place to work and provide the foundation for building successful careers. If you share our passion for delivering hospitality where details matter, apply today to join our team!

Established in 1974, Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a leader in the hospitality industry and a rapidly growing hotel company. We offer full service hospitality management, development, acquisition, accounting, and consulting expertise for the lodging industry. Our portfolio of hotels is focused on 3 and 4 star properties such as Hilton, Embassy Suites, Doubletree, Renaissance, Marriott, Westin, Sheraton, Hyatt Regency, and impressive Independent and Select Service Hotels.

Property Info

Located in downtown Silver Spring and within minutes from The Fillmore, Discovery Communications worldwide headquarters, and Washington, D.C. metro area. With our recent multi-million dollar renovation, this downtown Silver Spring hotel offers everything you need to feel at home. You can work up a sweat at our 24-hour state-of-the-art 800-square-foot fitness center overlooking our outdoor seasonal swimming pool or host one of many Silver Spring Meetings in our 15,500 square feet of flexible meeting space. Our Club Lounge offers a sophisticated atmosphere where you can catch up on work, relax and mingle with your fellow travelers.

Position Info

The Director of Engineering is responsible for maintaining the entire hotel facility, all interior operations, exterior landscaping and parking areas. Other areas include the physical building structure, all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems and related equipment, hazard systems, life safety equipment, electrical, kitchen and laundry, exercise equipment and pool/sauna upkeep. Day to day management will include delegating work assignments, monitoring and controlling parts and labor expenditure, administering outside engineering vendor contracts, selecting, training and developing employees. This position will also be responsible in keeping all records up to date to comply with brand quality assurance guidelines.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Previous experience as a Director or Assistant Director required.
• Hotel, institutional, HVAC systems experience of 3-5 years.
• Refrigeration, HVAC certification.
• Working knowledge of electrical, mechanical, life safety systems, preventative maintenance systems etc.
• Budget management, cost control and financial responsibility experience with stationary engineering licensed preferred.
• Valid Driver’s license.
• Ability to communicate effectively with public and other Team Members.

EOE/AA- Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug test, background check, and job assessment required.
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Applicants who do not already have legal permission to work in the United States will not be considered.
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Engineering/Maintenance/Grounds