about 1 year ago
An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a highly talented Assistant Chief Engineer to join the management team of the award-winning 5-star deluxe Connaught Hotel, one of London’s most prestigious and renowned hotels.
The Connaught, in the heart of Mayfair, has consistently celebrated its coveted heritage as one of London’s most exclusive hotels. The Connaught seamlessly marries contemporary style and elegance with classic character to deliver the ultimate in luxury; modern art and leading technology and innovations mix with faultlessly restored period features to offer outstanding quality and design. All 121 rooms and suites have been individually designed by leading designers and the Connaught’s new West Wing offers a contemporary edge as well as of six private event rooms, The Aman Spa at The Connaught and award winning Bars and Restaurants.
Main Duties & Responsibilities
As Assistant Chief Engineer you will assist in managing the performance of the technical services and engineering function in this award-winning hotel, manage daily operations, deliver planned and preventative maintenance strategies, and deliver and assist in leading hotel, building and CAPEX projects.
You will have responsibility for managing the property’s maintenance strategy and agenda, ensuring the integrity of the product and will be the internal property specialist to the operations team for all property, building, M&E, legislative H&S requirements and daily operational needs within a sophisticated building.
You will be an exceptional manager with proven experience of supervising and leading an engineering function and team within a similar environment. The ability to work with integrated building management systems and in room and building control systems is a key aspect of this role, as is strong project management and exceptional team management skills. You will be an excellent and confident communicator with the ability to develop and lead a team of 17, work across all levels of the organisation both at hotel and corporate level, and be a proactive and solutions focused manager.
Excellent Salary and package
In return we offer fantastic industry leading rewards and benefits (conditions apply):
• Vast range of learning and development programmes
• Excellent pension scheme
• Opportunities for promotion and transfer across the Maybourne Hotel Group
• Uniform and laundry service
• Guest hotel experience for colleagues
• Hotel discount scheme
• Social events and activities
• Season ticket loan scheme
• Childcare voucher scheme
• Colleagues assistance helpline and occupational health service