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Area Director of Engineering - InterContinental Hotels Cleveland

Hotel Brand: InterContinental Hotels
Location: United States, Ohio, Cleveland

Hotel: InterContinental - Cleveland (CLEHA)

Job number: R187651

About Us

Do you see yourself as a Director of Engineering? What's your passion? Whether you're into sports, gardening, shopping or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team. This challenging position has overall responsibility for directing the engineering/maintenance operations of the hotel to ensure the safety and comfort of hotel guests and employees and to ensure compliance with all Brand and federal, state, and/or local regulatory and inspection requirements.

Your day to day

The Director of Engineering plans and organizes work, communicate goals, and schedule employees to ensure proper coverage and communicate and enforce policies and procedures. They will educate/train employees on current safety issues to ensure compliance with all federal state and local laws and safety regulations and oversee the physical operations of the hotel, including maintenance and repair of interior and exterior of buildings. Ensure the execution and achievement of the hotel's preventive maintenance program goals. You will monitor your budget and control expenses and participate in the preparation of the annual departmental operating budget and Capital plans which support the overall objectives of the hotel. The role works with corporate product managers, engineers, and/or outside architects regarding renovations and other such projects; contact contractors for bids and meet with appropriate construction supervisors to ensure timely completion of projects within budget and establish future maintenance commitments. You may be responsible for determining the security requirements necessary to ensure that hotel property, employees, and guests are protected against theft, crime, and other hazards, and/or manage the relationship with a third party security firm contracted for such purposes and may assist with other duties as assigned and may serve as manager on duty as required.

What we need from you

This position requires some college or advanced vocational training plus six years of experience in general building maintenance /and/or/ construction and supervisory experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Hotel experience preferred. Professional certification and license is required it it is required by law. May be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. This job requires ability to perform the following: frequently standing up and moving about the facility, frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility, frequently bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing and crawling.

What we offer

In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself. So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG. IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans. IND

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