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Chief Engineer

Company: Viceroy Hotel Group
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Hotel Emblem San Francisco is inspired by the literature phenomenon and unfettered spirit of the Beat Generation - San Francisco's most celebrated cultural movement of the 20th century that inspired millions to live boldly and uncensored. A member of The Viceroy Urban Retreats, the upscale 96-room boutique hotel is located where Nob Hill meets Union Square, featuring eclectic guestrooms, stimulating events, rich cultural and wellness experiences, and the authentic hospitality that Viceroy guests are accustomed to.

We are seeking Chief Engineer to join our team!

The Chief Engineer will report directly to the General Manager. They will maintain the entire hotel facility, including the physical building structure, all mechanical, electrical, Fire Life Safety, HVAC systems, and related equipment in accordance with energy conservation and preventative maintenance programs. They will ensure the upkeep of guest areas to maintain an attractive hotel.

Scope of this Position:

  • Conduct regular walk through and visually assess the safe and efficient maintenance and operation of the physical structure(s) of the hotel, all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems and any other related equipment.
  • Verify completion and of all routine maintenance on public spaces, meeting rooms, ballrooms, outlets, back of the house spaces, guest rooms, and grounds.
  • Verify completion of all repairs, replacements, and renovation projects within the Hotel.
  • Adhere to all corporate required purchasing policies and controls, including but not limited to all outside contractor bids , budgets, and schedules.
  • Follow prescribed safety procedures for personnel and equipment by the company and OSHA.
  • Lead in the hiring, training, supervising, and disciplining department staff and all other staff under direction of the Engineering department.
  • Maintain effective Energy Management and Preventive Maintenance programs and conduct special training for other operating departments on the safe and efficient use of equipment and energy in the hotel.
  • Inform the General Manager and Hotel department heads on a regular basis regarding the specific and overall condition of the building structure(s), related systems, and equipment offering prudent, cost effective proposals for maintaining these systems. Access and input information into a computer and generate reports.
  • Strategically plan and lead the engineering department in delivering high quality service interactions and tasks that will lead to high guest satisfaction scores.
  • Must be able to effectively manage a monthly checkbook budget and put together proposals for needed capital expenditures.

    Qualified Candidates will possess the following:

    • Education: High school or equivalent education required.
    • Experience: Three - Five years' experience in related field and prior hotel experience is required.
    • Licenses or Certificates: Ability to obtain and/or maintain any government required licenses, certificates or permits.
    • Grooming: All colleagues must maintain a neat, clean and well-groomed appearance per Viceroy Hotel Group standards

      Physical Demands:

      • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. on a regular and continuing basis.
      • Must be able to lift up to 100 lbs. occasionally.
      • Requires grasping, writing, standing, sitting, walking, repetitive motions, bending, climbing, listening and hearing ability and visual acuity.
      • Requires manual dexterity to use and operate all necessary equipment.

        Viceroy Hotels & Resorts inspires travelers with one-of-a-kind authentic lifestyle experiences that bring together provocative design and intuitive service in sought-after locations. A leader in modern luxury, Viceroy's vibe-led hospitality is guided by the brand promise "Remember to Live," an affirmation to create lifelong memories for each and every guest. As an industry leader in creativity and innovation, our hotels draw upon the diverse backgrounds and talent of our extraordinary team for optimal success. If you are interested in working for a company with endless opportunities for advancement and growth, please apply

        Employer will consider all qualified applicants in a manner that adheres to the regulations and requirements of the Fair Chance Ordinance.


Keywords: Viceroy Hotel Group, San Francisco , Chief Engineer, Engineering , San Francisco, California

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