Engineering Supervisor

Industry:
Hotels
Department:
Engineering
Job Role:
Chief Engineer
Level:
Supervisor
Location:
Europe
Area:
Unspecified
Salary Description:
Competitive
Posted:
22-May-19
Recruiter:
Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG)
Job Ref:
R165180

About us
Kimpton enchants our guests through a mix of boutique destinations bound together by warm, genuine service, superlative style, distinctive perks, and addictive industry irreverence. Kimpton Fitzroy London has 334 beautifully designed guest rooms and suites complete with its own unique Restaurants & Bars. Kimpton Fitzroy London is the European Flagship for the group and is proud to be part of the IHG family. IHG, with over 5000 Hotels around the world, has an exceptional approach to hospitality with world-class training and development opportunities and a significant focus on internal promotion including opportunities for international transfers.
Our mission is to be the best-loved hospitality company.

Your day to day
We're looking for a self-driven Engineering Supervisor to guide and support the team. Working closely with the Chief Engineer, you will:

•Supervise and assist in the smooth running of the engineering department, ensuring all areas of the hotel are maintained to the highest standard and all hotel and company standards and all current legislation is adhered to
•Ensure that all reactive and planned preventative work is handled effectively while working with all departments within the hotel
•To ensure that there is minimum disruption and high-quality standards are maintained within the hotel.
•To be fully aware of the Hotels' facilities and take every opportunity to ensure the hotel is maintained to an exception standard
•To support property audits within the hotel and complete any action points in a timely manner
•To implement good practices and new technologies to conserve/optimize energy wherever possible
•To co-ordinate specification and cost benchmarking activities including meter readings and utilities consumptions data
•To set up systems to ensure that all maintenance issues are addressed, and deadlines met
•To liaise with external suppliers ensuring the supply of their goods and services meet the requirements of the hotels, and charges are passed on accordingly
•To work closely with the management team to ensure excellent service
•To continually coach, train and develop your teams to ensure the hotel can achieve its goals
•Conduct annual performance appraisal with direct reports according to Standard Operating Procedures
•To ensure that procurement of items is managed and coordinated to maximize value for money
•To ensure that all company internal disciplines and procedures are established and followed in order to maintain a safe working environment
What we need from you

•Have previous experience in a similar role in a  4* or 5* hotel
•Be capable of making Intuitive decisions in favour of the guest and maintain the highest standards of service
•Strong command of the English language
•200 bedrooms plus experience
•Strong and proven experience in the hotel sector, managing engineering teams, preferably with formal qualifications and property refurbishment experience
•A strong and demonstrative understanding of engineering service delivery within a performance management environment
•Demonstrable leadership skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks to challenging deadlines
•Excellent communication and influencing skills, with the ability to achieve desired outcomes
•Knowledge of Opera
•Ability to remain calm whilst working under pressure
•Must possess the proven ability to lead a team
What we offer

•31 days holiday each year, including bank holidays, this increases annually up to a maximum of 33 days
•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<br><br>${descr2}

Contact Details:
Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG)
Tel: .
Contact: HR Department

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