IHG Maintenance Shift Engineer in Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Maintenance Shift Engineer

Job Number R158655

Hotel Brand: Crowne Plaza

Europe, Middle East, Asia & Africa - United Kingdom - North East - Newcastle Upon Tyne


Do you see yourself as a Maintenance Shift Engineer?

What's your passion? Whether you're into swimming, travelling or reading 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.

An exciting opportunity for Maintenance Team Member to join our growing team in The Crowne Plaza, Stephenson Quarter.

The Hotel boasts 251 bedrooms, our impressive meeting & events suite, Hawthorns restaurant and the lively Gin Bar. This is an excellent opportunity for a Maintenance Team Member to join a fun and friendly team which has a great atmosphere and is an excellent place to learn and grow within your career.

Join us and we won’t expect you to conform to any stereotype – because we know that a team with different perspectives and passions can only make us stronger.

At Crowne Plaza, we look for people who are dynamic, confident and ambitious; people who excel in their role and help our guests succeed too. We work to provide ‘True Hospitality’

Your day to day

As a Maintenance Team Member and under the general direction of the Chief Engineer, you will be responsible for ensuring that routine maintenance is performed in order for the Hotels equipment to be operated with maximum efficiency to achieve customer and guest satisfaction, working within the company brand standards and policies.

This is a 40 Hour a week contract, Working 5/7 Days with shifts between the hours of 08:00am-22:00pm

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform all routine preventative maintenance in the hotel premises including the repair and maintain of guest room facilities, light facilities, furniture and equipment.

  • Maintain clean and tidy plant rooms and external areas of the hotel

  • Assist with the implementation of the hotels preventative maintenance system and repair log system

  • Record daily service work, including maintaining individual replacement costs along with time/task labour hours cost.

  • Carry out fire safety checks in line with hotel procedures

  • Carry out and document regular inspections of plant and equipment in computerised system. - Explore and incorporate environmentally friendly initiatives.

  • Efficient and effective use of recycling methods

What we need from you

Previous experience in a Hotel Maintenance Department is a bonus for this role, as well as

  • General maintenance experience including painting, Electrics and Gas Experience

  • Working at height

  • Manual Handling/ Lifting

  • Guest Interaction

  • Microsoft Office experience

Why work for Crowne Plaza Newcastle?

Benefits of working for us

  • up to £18,000 Per Annum

  • 40 Hours Per week

  • 28 days holiday each year, including bank holidays, this increases up to a maximum of 33 days

  • Fitness Club Membership

  • Excellent employee recognition programmes

  • Discounted international room rates for yourself, family and friends

  • Refer a friend bonus

  • Vast range of learning and development programmes

  • Opportunities for promotion and transfer across the group

  • Meals whilst on duty

  • Uniform provided

  • Most importantly, we’ll give you the room to be yourself .

If you feel you are the right candidate for the role , then please click ‘ apply ’ now! We’d love to hear from you!

You must meet the legal requirements to work in the UK.