Carpenter at InterContinental Abu Dhabi
Job number: EMEAA20429
About UsAt InterContinental® Abu Dhabi our role is to put the glamour into international travel. That’s where you come in. We look for people who are charming, confident, and internationally-minded who know what it takes to exceed guest expectations. When you’re part of the InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts brand you’re more than just a job title. With its private beach and marina, the InterContinental® Abu Dhabi hotel is an oasis of luxury near the Corniche and world-class shopping malls. Host an event in a grand ballroom, on a terrace with sea views or in a beachfront garden. You can relax at the health club with inviting pools and admire marina yachts from your spacious room. The hotel includes 390 guest rooms and suites, highly acclaimed food and beverage outlets, and elegant meeting rooms.
Your day to dayWe are currently looking for qualified Carpenter within our Engineering department to cut, fabricate and install wooden and other structures according to specifications. This job entails working in diverse settings to produce steady and functional infrastructure and products. Main job responsibilities include: • Apply Trade Expertise as a carpenter • Maintenance of the indoors and outdoors as requested by Shift Leader. • Responsible of maintaining and decorating the interior and exterior of the building. • Carry out preventive maintenance program to ensure facility and equipment are maintained for its operation. • Ensure the safety and comfort of guests and that any requests for service are handled in a courteous and efficient fashion. • Maintain the hotel in your qualified trade to the desired standard. • Daily inspection and rectification of all public areas in relation to your trade. • Complete work orders as requested by the Shift Engineer or Chief Engineer in relation to your trade and other directives to meet customer requirements. • Initiate/identify project work required in light of your trade throughout the hotel. • Use initiative and foresight to undertake tasks outlined within the preventative maintenance program without the direction of the Shift Engineer/Chief Engineer. •. Carry out any minor repairs to guest rooms or public areas.
What we need from youCarpenter shall be trade qualified and licensed to work as per the local code requirements, with a diploma in the trade or equivalent and basic high school college qualification. You shall have a proven knowledge in the installation, commissioning, operation, maintenance and repair of the equipment. Innovative; Pro-active and reliable. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated with a hands-on and flexible approach and be able to adapt to unpredictable events. Team player. Good level of English is essential; Demonstrate understanding and awareness of all policies and procedures relating to Health, Hygiene and Fire Life Safety.
What we offerIn 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.