IHG Chief Engineer (550004) in Chennai, India
Duties and responsibilities
Participate in the preparation
of the annual departmental operating budget and financial plans. Monitor budget
and control expenses with a focus on energy management, preventive maintenance,
and capital planning.
hotel renovations and other projects, negotiate contracts, and ensure timely
completion of projects within budget.
Manage day-to-day staffing
requirements, plan and assign work, and establish performance and development
goals for employees. Provide mentoring, coaching and regular feedback to help
manage conflict and improve employee performance.
Educate and train all employees
in compliance with governmental and safety regulations. Ensure staff is
properly trained and has the tools and equipment to carry out job duties.
teamwork and quality service through daily communication and coordination with
other departments. Communicate with all hotel department heads to stay informed
of maintenance needs and ensure timely responses to requests.
Understand and respond to
customer’s needs and ensure a high level of guest satisfaction.
preventive maintenance programme to ensure facility is maintained and in
service for our guests (example: lighting, refrigeration, heating,
air-conditioning, water treatment systems, and pools).
Maintain and order parts and
supplies in a timely and efficient manner while minimising waste and
maintaining “green” initiatives.
May be responsible for hotel
security to minimise risk of theft, crime and other hazards.
other duties as assigned. May also serve as manager on duty.
Qualifications and requirements
Bachelor degree/diploma in Engineering.Advanced vocational training plus two
years of experience in general building maintenance or construction, or
equivalent combination of education and experience. Professional certification
and licence if required by law. Hotel experience preferred. Must be able to
speak local language(s).
Job: Facilities & Engineering
Requisition ID: CHE000516