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Assistant Chief Engineering-InterContinental Washington, DC-The Wharf at IHG

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Washington, Washington DC





Job Description:

About us

Do you see yourself as an Assistant Chief Engineer?   What's your passion?  Whether you're into sports, gardening, or shopping, at IHG we're interested in YOU.  At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.  This challenging position has overall responsibility for managing the day to day activities of the maintenance department and serving as lead on various maintenance projects.   In this role you will inspect work assignments to ensure that work is completed in a timely manner and within specifications and manage various maintenance and repair projects to ensure timely completion within budget and specifications as you perform maintenance and repair work on the interior and exterior of buildings, hotel rooms and contents, laundry and kitchen/refrigeration equipment, lighting, heating/air conditioning ventilation, and water treatment systems. You will schedule and oversee preventive maintenance as outlined in the Preventative Maintenance Program and f ollow and enforce procedures that ensure the security of inventory while ensuring that equipment is prepared and operational for the following day's work.  You may a ssist in education/training employees on current safety issues to ensure compliance with all federal, state and local laws and safety regulations and inform management of hazardous situations, emergencies or threats to the security of guests, employees or hotel assets. You may serve as Manager of Duty as required. InterContinental Washington D.C. – The Wharf is the newest addition to the reimagined Wharf neighborhood. Perfectly placed on the beautiful Potomac River, InterContinental Washington D.C. – The Wharf enjoys the most incredible waterfront views of D.C. Modern luxury, culture, and a rich history combine in the Wharf neighborhood to create a perfect atmosphere for guests and locals alike. InterContinental Washington D.C. – The Wharf brings sophistication to its contemporary style, allowing guests to feel home at The Wharf. Featuring Kith/Kin, an Afro-Caribbean restaurant by James Beard Winner Executive Chef Kwame Onwuachi’s influential heritage. As well as a relaxing seasonal rooftop pool with striking Potomac River views and the indulging full service spa, The Wharf Spa by L'Occitane.

Your day to day

This important postion requires some college or advanced vocational training plus four years experience in general building maintenance and/or construction, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Hotel maintenance and supervisory experience preferred.   You will need a professional certification and license if required by law and you may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. This job requires ability to perform the following: carrying, lifting pushing and/or pulling items weighing up to 100-300 pounds, frequently standing up and moving about the facility, frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility, frequently bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing and crawling.   In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan.   Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself. So what's your passion?  Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.   IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.

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