IHG Chief Engineer (550004) in Chennai, India

Description:

Duties and responsibilities

Financial returns:

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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.

Lead

hotel renovations and other projects, negotiate contracts, and ensure timely

completion of projects within budget.

People:

·

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.

Promote

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.

Guest experience:

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Understand and respond to

customer’s needs and ensure a high level of guest satisfaction.

·

Carryout

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).

Responsible business:

·

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.

Perform

other duties as assigned. May also serve as manager on duty.

Qualifications

Qualifications and requirements

Preferred

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

Location: India-Chennai

Requisition ID: CHE000516