Chief Engineer Apply

Holiday Inn St. Louis-South County Center
St. Louis, MO

Posted July 13, 2020

Chief Engineer

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 Widewaters At a Glance

Situated directly off S. Lindbergh Blvd and I-55 with convenient access to I-270, the hotel is minutes from Downtown St. Louis, Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Veterans Administration Medical Center and the South County Mall.

Guests can enjoy amenities such as spacious rooms with 37” LCD TVs, a heated indoor pool and spa, Fitness Center and complimentary parking. The Holiday Inn South County Center is conducive to business travelers offering free high-speed Internet access, a 24-hour Business Center and in-room dining. This South County hotel is located near numerous attractions for the leisure and family travelers including The St. Louis Arch, Grants Farm and Busch Stadium.

Utilize our full service amenities such as the SoCo Bistro restaurant located in the hotel lobby with many breakfast options to start your day or unwind in the evenings with dinner and drinks from our signature beverage program. Interested in holding the perfect meeting or event? Our facility boasts 9,500 square feet of newly renovated meeting space to meet the needs of any meeting planner. While visiting for a meeting onsite enjoy the many catering solutions to make your event a talked about success.

Widewaters Hotels' Mission and 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:HamptonInnStLouis.com

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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.

Holiday Inn St. Louis-South County Center

149 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Situated directly off S. Lindbergh Blvd and I-55 with convenient access to I-270, the hotel is minutes from Downtown St. Louis, Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Veterans Administration Medical Center and the South County Mall.

Guests can enjoy amenities such as spacious rooms with 37” LCD TVs, a heated indoor pool and spa, Fitness Center and complimentary parking. The Holiday Inn South County Center is conducive to business travelers offering free high-speed Internet access, a 24-hour Business Center and in-room dining. This South County hotel is located near numerous attractions for the leisure and family travelers including The St. Louis Arch, Grants Farm and Busch Stadium.

Utilize our full service amenities such as the SoCo Bistro restaurant located in the hotel lobby with many breakfast options to start your day or unwind in the evenings with dinner and drinks from our signature beverage program. Interested in holding the perfect meeting or event? Our facility boasts 9,500 square feet of newly renovated meeting space to meet the needs of any meeting planner. While visiting for a meeting onsite enjoy the many catering solutions to make your event a talked about success.

Holiday Inn St. Louis-South County Center

6921 South Lindbergh Boulevard

St. Louis, MO 63125

Telephone (314) 892-3600

Contact

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