Chief Engineer at Hilton Worldwide

 Hilton Worldwide is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton Worldwide has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton Worldwide is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its 13 global brands, which include Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages the world-class guest reward program Hilton HHonors®.Curio a collection by Hilton, is currently recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Chief EngineerJob ID: HOT035LXLocation: Curio Lagos Airport Gate Side One Road, Ikeja, LagosEmployment Type: Full-timeJob DescriptionA Chief Engineer will manage the Engineering Team to efficiently maintain all hotel operations such that safety, security, conversation, and compliance are ensured at the highest levels.What will it be like to work for a Hilton Worldwide Brand?Our Team Members are the Heart of Hilton. As extraordinary hospitality professionals, we work together to make Hilton a great place to work and to build rewarding careers for ourselves and our colleagues. What will I be doing?As Chief Engineer, you are responsible for the effective management of all engineering and maintenance operations within the hotel, including energy conservation. You are also responsible for the development of the Engineering Team and staying abreast of compliance regulations and procedures in the field of Engineering, as required for hotel standards. Specifically, a Chief Engineer will perform the following tasks to the highest standards:Lead the Engineering Team in the day-to-day engineering and maintenance operations of the hotel, including service standards, equipment schedules, and work schedulesCommunicate with Housekeeping to coordinate and prioritize maintenance activities for Guest rooms and public areasDevelop systems and procedures to ensure the health and safety of Guests and Team Members, as well as the proper conditions for plants, machinery, and propertyCommunicate with Government agencies to ensure full compliance with statutory regulationsPrepare Capital and Repairs and Maintenance budgets for EngineeringPerform daily checks around the hotelConduct lift emergency release procedures as requiredDiagnose, maintain, and repair mechanical equipment within the hotelEnsure good relationships are built with internal and external customersMaintenance of all hotel fixtures and fittings to ensure they are in safe condition and take action when any unsafe situations ariseDevelop, implement, and direct all emergency programsDevelop, implement and manage energy conservation programs for the property to minimize expensesCoordinate renovation bidding, define the cost and scope of the project, and oversee the general contractor and subcontractors to ensure quality work is performed cost effectivelyPerform special projects and other responsibilities as assignedIdentify and introduce environmentally-friendly systems and equipmentMonitor Key Performance Indicators for the Engineering Department and take corrective action, as required, to improve equipment inventory, quality audit, productivity, and other objectivesManage all Team Member related activities, including recruitment, performance management, training, career planning, disciplinary matters, and team motivation 

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