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Director of Engineering - Embassy Suites Washington DC Convention CenterEmbassy Suites Washington DC Convention CenterWashington, DC
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Job Description

The Embassy Suites Washington DC Convention Center is looking for a Director of Engineering! Centrally located in the heart of Washington DC, this all-suite hotel is within easy walking distance of the National Mall, Smithsonian museums, the White House and the U.S. Capitol.

Great Place to Work and Fortune named Hilton the #1 Best Big Companies to Work for in 2021! It's a great time to join Hilton! Our ideal candidate for the Director of Engineering role will have 5+ years of Director/Assistant Director level experience in a similar role, union experience, and some exposure to safety and security.

What will I be doing?

As Director of Engineering, you would be responsible for directing and overseeing the functionality and safety of the facility to protect the well-being of all guests and team members in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:
  • Direct and oversee the functionality and safety of the facility, including, but not limited to, physical buildings, mechanical equipment, electrical systems, heating and cooling systems, life safety systems and grounds according to federal, state and local regulations
  • Conduct facility inspections
  • Assign, verify and document completion of all routine maintenance and repairs in the property maintenance management system Direct, oversee and maintain required documentation for energy management and conservation and preventive maintenance programs
  • Lead, manage and communicate information about capital projects and property rehabilitations, including, but not limited to, scheduling, budgeting and complying with contractor bidding standard
  • Obtain required licenses and permits to ensure full compliance with codes, regulations and safety standards
  • Direct daily department operations including, but not limited to, guest service standards and initiatives, product quality, inventory management and cost controls, systems use and management, budgeting and forecasting, adherence to federal, state and local standards and meeting participation and facilitation
  • Monitor and develop team member performance to include, but not limited to, providing supervision and professional development, conducting counseling and evaluations and delivering recognition and reward
  • Recruit, interview and train team members

Job Requirements

What are we looking for?

Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values:
  • Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.
  • Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.
  • Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.
  • Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.
  • Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.
  • Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline

What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton 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 has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands . 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!

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EOE/AA/Disabled/Veteran

Job Details

Senior level
Full-time

About this location

class:
Midscale
room Count:
51-100
location Type:
Urban

Values

Hospitality
Integrity
Leadership
Now
Ownership
Teamwork

Perks

401(K)
401(K) Matching
Adoption Assistance
Casual Attire
Commuter Benefits
Company Discounts
Company Outings
Counseling
Dental Benefits
Disability Insurance
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Family Medical Leave
Fitness Subsidies
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Flexible Work Schedule
Gender Reassignment Coverage
Health Insurance Benefits
Job Training
Legal Consultations
Life Insurance
Onsite Gym
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Paid Time Off
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Address900 10th St. NW, Washington, DC, 20001 View map
Property typeHotel 
classMidscale 
room Count51-100 
location TypeUrban 

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