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Cluster Director of Engineering at InterContinental Abu Dhabi & InterContinental Residences

Hotel Brand: InterContinental
Location: United Arab Emirates

Hotel: Abu Dhabi (AUHHA), Zayed The First Street

Job number: 101478

Join us as Cluster Director of Engineering! You'll have ambition, talent and obviously some key skills. Because for this vital role, we're looking for someone to be involved in leading the engineering team to deliver exceptional guest service; ensuring the safety and comfort of hotel guests & team members above all else. This position champions hotel projects pertaining to Engineering/maintenance and ensure timely completion of the projects. This role also requires a strong ability to strategically plan and operationally execute annual budget for the department as well as participate in the preparation of the departmental operating budget and financial plans and control expenses with a focus on energy management, preventive maintenance and capital planning. You would be responsible for developing and implementing plans to maintain property, equipment, grounds and other assets in an acceptable state of repair ready for guest service; ensure preventative maintenance program for all hotel equipment, public areas and guest rooms; guarantee that all emergency and life safety equipment and systems are inspected, tested and certified in accordance with federal, local and legal requirements; ensure room maintenance requests are handled in a prompt and courteous manner including logging and follow up. The Cluster Director of Engineering is expected to be an experienced senior leader with a hands on style in hotel facilities management, who understands and can deliver on the expectations of luxury from a guest perspective and demonstrated financial results within similar size hotel operation. The ideal candidate must be motivated, focused leader with a proven track record in leadership with at least 5 years Hotel Engineering Leadership experience. Someone with a high ability to influence, sound business acumen, strong analytical skills and understands the competitive market. Bachelor's or Master's degree in Engineering or a relevant field of work, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience with at least 6 to 8 years progressive work-related experience in the hotel industry is essential. A passion for delivering superior results. Preferred candidates will be able to demonstrate a proven track record of results achieved, creativity and the implementation of new practices. In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package 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 if this position matches your skills and interests and tell us how you could bring your individual competencies by clicking ""Apply Online"". At IHG we are committed to developing our team and managing our talent and would encourage internal as well as external candidates to apply for any of our vacancies. We are an equal opportunities employer. "

Don't quite meet every single requirement, but still believe you'd be a great fit for the job? We'll never know unless you hit the 'Apply' button. Start your journey with us today and let's #GoFurtherTogether.

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