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Chief Engineer

Location: San Clemente
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:

Job Details


Job Location
HISC - San Clemente, CA

Position Type
Full Time

Education Level
Not Specified

Travel Percentage

Job Shift

Job Category
Entry Level


Essential Functions and Responsibilities of the job include but are not limited to:

  • Conducting walk-throughs and visually assessing the safe and efficient maintenance and operation of the physical structure of the hotel, all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems, and any other related equipment
  • Informing General Manager and hotel department heads on a regular basis regarding the specific and overall condition of the building structure, related systems, and equipment offering prudent, cost-effective proposals for maintaining these systems
  • Ensuring all projects, including, but not limited to, routine maintenance, repairs, replacement, and renovation projects, are completed on time and according to specifications.
  • Testing pool for chemical balance and operational condition
  • Maintaining effective Energy Management and Preventative Maintenance programs and conducting special training for other operating departments on the safe and efficient use of equipment and energy in the hotel
  • Working closely with other departments to ensure the coordination of activities
  • Supervising Engineering associates including hiring, training, evaluations, development, and disciplining
  • Preparing and adjusting weekly work schedules in accordance with staffing guidelines and labor forecasts
  • Reviewing guest comments and ensuring that problems are identified and corrected in a timely manner.
  • Responding to guest requests in a timely, professional, and friendly manner to help ensure that we are meeting or exceeding guest expectations.
  • Acting as the safety coordinator for the entire hotel including ensuring that all emergency equipment and systems are inspected, tested, and certified per standards.
  • Maintaining a safe working environment throughout the hotel for all associates, enforcing safety guidelines, and building awareness about safety
  • Ensuring compliance with OSHA, Fire & Safety Laws
  • Recommending capital expenditures and acquiring bids as appropriate
  • Managing expenses within approved budget guidelines
  • Assessing critical repairs and facilitating an immediate and cost-effective response
  • Implementing and managing procedures and practices that ensure quality assurance for work performed by hotel maintenance teams
  • Ensuring that there is an adequate inventory of parts, supplies, tools, and materials available through effective ordering
  • Perform other duties as assigned, requested, or deemed necessary by management.
  • Lead the HAFH Experience

    *Management retains the discretion to add or change the duties of the position at any time. *

    Supervisory Responsibility:

    Responsible for supervision of the Maintenance Team.

    Independent Judgment Used:

    Frequently within the guidelines established by management and to the extent of operating within the Company policies and procedures.

    Working Conditions/Environment:

    Entire interior and exterior of the entire property.


    Minimum of 2 years of experience as an Engineer in a hotel, hospital, or building, including two years in a supervisory capacity

    Skills/Abilities/Other Requirements:

    Must have brand experience at properties of similar size and quality, must have a thorough knowledge of all types of mechanical equipment such as chillers, boilers, water softeners, and refrigeration equipment. Must have extensive working knowledge of building systems to include but not limited to; HVAC, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, painting and carpentry. Must have excellent supervisory and interpersonal skills, ability to work a varied schedule that may include evenings, nights, and weekends

Keywords: DKN HOTEL GROUP, San Clemente , Chief Engineer, Professions , San Clemente, California

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