Assistant Director of Engineering

Company: FAIRMONT
Job type: Full-time

Job Description
Assisting the Director of Engineering in administering the Engineering department; ensuring that all hotel equipment is properly serviced and functional, the hotel grounds and facilities are maintained, and training is provided for each department as to the proper operation and maintenance of departmental equipment.  The hotel will be maintained to meet codes of local enforcement agencies. Responsible for the hotel’s fire plan and building evacuation along with all fire and safety systems.
Salary: $(phone number removed) to $(phone number removed) annually, depending on experience
Summary of Responsibilities:
Responsible for monitoring, updating and implementing the Fire Plan, Fire safety, building evacuation,  and Disaster Recovery plan
Responsible for the coordination of the preventive maintenance program for guest rooms, public areas and safety systems; working closely with Housekeeping, Front Office, Security and F&B departments
Responsible for helping prepare and manage the annual Engineering budget and assisting in the preparation of the Capital Expenditures for the hotel annually
Responsible for the Energy management system and monitoring utility costs
Responsible for supervising and directing the Engineering staff in operation and maintenance of hotel equipment
Responsible for ensuring prompt and immediate response to maintenance requests for the guests, staff and management of the hotel
Responsible for recruiting, scheduling, payroll, performance appraisals and reviews, and training and development of all Engineering staff
Responsible for all department health, safety and WHMIS training programs and through WCB compliance and key member of the Hotels Emergency Response Team
Responsible to ensure that the hotel is in compliance with all municipal, provincial and federal regulations as it relates to the operational functions and fire and safety programs
Responsible for the contractors and trades that are carrying out maintenance work on the hotels physical plant and equipment
Responsible for renovations of the hotel properties which may include getting prices for budgets, preparing a Scope of Work and acting as Project Manager
Required to be available by pager or phone for emergency response purposes

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