The DoubleTree by Hilton Philadelphia - Valley Forge Hotel is seeking an experienced Chief Engineer to join our management team! The position entails the following:
To maintain responsibility and authority in physical property, including repair, maintenance, design, specification, and modification. To oversee capital and department budget controls.
*Conducts site inspections.
*Manages capital budget and projects. Prepares and executes department budget.
*Performs human resource functions for staff, including supervision, training, counseling, and evaluating.
*Manages contractor / vendor work.
*Controls utility consumption.
*Develops safety policies, procedures, and programs for the property.
*Ensures that all buildings / equipment are in good working order and are consistent with quality standards of the property.
*Establishes and maintains a preventative maintenance program.
*Negotiates contracts for property operations.
*Compiles and prepare reports for upper management's review and use.
Requires advanced knowledge of principles and practices within a professional field or recognized body of formal knowledge. May develop new policies and procedures.
Formal Education and Job-Related Experience:
This position requires a minimum formal education of a high school diploma and a minimum of five years job-related experience. Prior Chief Engineer experience within in a full-service hotel is a plus.
License, Registration, and/or Certification Required
Valid driver's license
*Please do not apply if you do not meet the position requirements.
Valley Forge, PA
The Double Tree Valley Forge
Bonus Plan: Yes
Applicants who do not already have legal permission to work in the location of this job will not be considered.
Management Position: Yes