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Cherry Valley Hotel
Newark, OH

Posted August 1, 2020

Chief Engineer

The Cherry Valley Lodge in Newark, OH has recently finished Widewaters Hotels' most ambitious renovation to date! The entire hotel property has been renovated and has added a 45,000 sq. ft. events center! We need a hands-on CHIEF ENGINEER to maintain this incredible property. Apply Today!

The Chief Engineer is responsible for implementing and maintaining the maintenance operation for the exterior and interior facilities, including but not limited to life safety issues, electrical, refrigeration, plumbing, HVAC, structural, finishes, landscaping and grounds, and all areas of the hotel’s physical plant.  

What you will be doing

  • Implement and maintain Engineering Department standards and all other policy and procedures
  • Conduct walk-throughs and visually assess the safe and efficient maintenance and operation of the physical structures of the hotel, all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems and any other related equipment
  • Implement and maintain the Preventative Maintenance, Room Care, and Landscape and Grounds program.
  • Hire, Orient, Train, and develop the Department employees and perform reviews and feedback based upon their performance.  
  • Coordinate all scheduling, time off requests, and monitor and approve all overtime.
  • Ensure property is clean, orderly, and is a safe environment for guests and associates.
  • Coordinate and direct special projects, including, but not limited to: renovations, remodeling, and painting.
  • Adhere to all corporate-required purchasing policies and controls, including, but not limited to, all outside contractors bids, budgets and schedules.
  • Follow prescribed safety procedures for personnel and equipment by the company and OSHA.
  • Maintain effective Energy Management and Preventative Maintenance programs and conduct special training for other operating departments on the safe and efficient use of equipment and energy in the hotel.
  • Be aware of Quality Assurance Audits and outline areas of concern with the General Manager and prepare action plans prior to audit for positive scoring. 
  • Assist the General Manager with Annual Capital Plan Development this includes but not limited to Assisting with project scope development, obtaining competitive quotes and inputting all required documentation for review and approval.
  • Implement and Maintain the Hazardous Communication Program, Crisis Management, and participate in all Safety Programs of the hotel.
  • Perform any assigned task not outlined above that the associate has the ability to perform.

Qualifications

  • High school or equivalent education. 
  • Bachelor’s degree or related technical school degree preferred.  
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in hotel, hospital or building maintenance, including 3 years in a supervisory capacity.
  • Must possess advanced computational ability.
  • Ability to identify potential losses and liabilities.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • HVAC Certification Preferred
  • Pool Maintenance Certification (if applicable)
  • CPR certified Preferred
  • Training in refrigeration, plumbing and electrical
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

View All Current Opportunities at WidewatersAt A Glance

Meticulously landscaped gardens, inviting guest rooms, and Midwestern hospitality meet in Newark, OH, at Cherry Valley Hotel. This is a place for a quiet evening stroll on woodland paths, a place for romance in secluded, courtyard-facing accommodations, and a place where business is inspired in our incredible events center where expansion and newly designed spaces are soon to be unveiled. Find the perfect backdrop for weddings and events here, amid the pleasures of a heated indoor pool, warm restaurant and lounge, and rich interiors. 

Experience something unique, yet classic – restorative, yet seasonally refreshed.

Widewaters Hotels' Mission & Values

Widewaters Hotels is an award winning, innovative hospitality management leader, built on proven pillars of success. We are passionate about delivering exceptional returns for our owners and partners, creating the ultimate guest experience and providing rewarding opportunities for our associates.

Widewaters' Hotels Values: Our values guide the way we work with and for our guests, owners & associates. Through Passion, Energy, Attitude & Work Ethic we have created a vibrant company culture and a compass for our actions.

Company Website:CherryValleyHotel.com

EEOC

We appreciate your interest in Widewaters Hotels, LLC. Widewaters Hotels, LLC offers equal opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color religion, age, sex, disability, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, military or veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics or genetic information, or any other status protected by law.

Cherry Valley Hotel

200 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Meticulously landscaped gardens, inviting guest rooms, and Midwestern hospitality meet in Newark, OH, at Cherry Valley Hotel. This is a place for a quiet evening stroll on woodland paths, a place for romance in secluded, courtyard-facing accommodations, and a place where business is inspired in our incredible events center where expansion and newly designed spaces are soon to be unveiled. Find the perfect backdrop for weddings and events here, amid the pleasures of a heated indoor pool, warm restaurant and lounge, and rich interiors. 

Experience something unique, yet classic – restorative, yet seasonally refreshed.

Cherry Valley Hotel

2299 Cherry Valley Road

Newark, OH 43055

Telephone (740) 788-1200

Contact

Address:
5786 Widewaters Parkway
Syracuse, NY 13214
Phone:
315.445.2424
Fax:
315.445.8570
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