Travel is a journey. At Holiday Inn, we help make it a joy.
Starting with a warm, inviting welcome for all guests, whether traveling on business or for fun, enjoying a quick night, or relaxing for the week. We thrive on making our guests stays brighter, helping them create memories that will last a lifetime. Irresistible smiles are our specialty. We should know, we've been on our journey since 1952. So if you can help us spread the joy of travel to all, we'd love to give you a warm welcome to the Holiday Inn family.
Holiday Inn is the first of its brand in Abu Dhabi featuring 203 modern and stylish rooms, wide variety of food & beverage outlets - Indulge in a variety of International flavors at the Silk Route Caf . For a lively night out, hit the Thirty 1st Bar & Lounge with amazing views of the Abu Dhabi skyline or visit Hubbly Bubbly, our shisha caf for a traditional Arabic experience under the stars. For Sushi lovers, SushiSan offers the sushi as it should be. Stock Burger Co. is a new casual dining concept defined by a perfect and always appealing pairing: premium burgers and craft brew. Grab a Starbucks coffee and pastry to go from Stay Fresh Caf or enjoy it in our lobby with an outdoor and all in addition to meeting rooms and banqueting facilities.
The hotel is a kilometer away from Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), very close to the diplomatic enclave. The hotel's fitness facilities are located at the top floor, and offer great views of the city. Besides a well equipped fitness room, Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi offers a pool and three massage rooms.
Your day to day
As Chief / Assistant Engineer you'll manage the Engineering department as well as maintenance and ensure that the property facilities and systems operate properly. Chief / Assistant Engineer may work in both an office setting, scheduling workers on repair assignments, as well as in the field. Aside from maintenance duties, Chief / Assistant Engineer will be responsible for coordinating with contractors on renovations, remodels and new constructions. Manage multiple projects and ensure the achievement of quality, budget and schedule targets are in line with programme requirements.
Participate in the preparation of the annual departmental operating budget and financial plans. Monitor budget and control expenses with a focus on energy management, preventative maintenance, and capital planning.
Lead hotel renovations and other projects, negotiate contracts, and ensure timely completion of projects within budget.
Manage day to day staffing requirements, plan and assign work, and establish performance and development goals for team members. Provide mentoring, coaching and regular feedback to help manage conflict and improve team member performance.
Educate and train all team members in compliance with federal, state and local laws and safety regulations. Ensure staff is properly trained and has the tools and equipment to carry out job duties.
Ensure a safe and secure environment for guests, team members in compliance with regulatory policies and procedures. Maintain relations with outside contacts including guest, regulatory agencies, others as needed.
Understand and respond to customer's needs and ensure a high level of guest satisfaction.
Carryout preventive maintenance program to ensure facility is maintained and in service for our guests.
Maintain and order parts and supplies in a timely and efficient manner while minimizing waste and maintaining "green engaged" initiatives.
May be responsible for hotel security to minimize risk of theft, crime and other hazards.
Ad-hoc duties - unexpected moments when we have to pull together to get a task done.
What we need from you
Ideally, you'll have some college or advanced vocational training plus six years of experience in general building maintenance/ and/or construction and supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Hotel experience preferred and with professional certification and license if required by law. Ultimately, you have excellent interpersonal and leadership skills, proficient skills for written and oral communication in English.The right candidate portrays a professional image at all times and posses strong multi tasking and admin skills.
What we offer
In return for your hard work, you can look forward to a highly competitive salary and benefits package. What's more, because your career will be as unique as you are, we'll give you all the tailored support you need to make a great start, be involved and grow.
And because the Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts brand belongs to the IHG family of brands, you'll also benefit from all the opportunities that come from being part of a successful, global hospitality company with over 5,400 hotels in over 100 countries around the world.
So, whoever you are, whatever you love doing, bring your passion to Holiday Inn and IHG and we'll make sure you'll have Room to be yourself. Find out more about joining us today by going to careers.ihg .com
We are an equal opportunity employer.
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