Posted in Other 27 days ago.
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Location: Santa Clara, California
At Intercontinental Hotels Group, we own, operate and franchise more than 3500 hotels, offering close to half a million guest rooms in nearly 100 countries. By bringing your expertise and passion to any one of our brands, you will help us achieve our vision: to be the most preferred, admired and successful hotel company the world over.
Your day to day
This is the lead maintenance job in a small or extended stay single site hotel with a limited range of facilities. May supervise a small maintenance staff.
Manage everyday activities, plan and assign work ensuring you always have the right staffing numbers
Communicate with all hotel department heads to stay informed of maintenance needs and ensure timely responses to requests
Develop your team and improve their performance through coaching and feedback, and create performance and development goals for colleagues - recognise good performance
Train your team to make sure they deliver with compliance and to the standards we expect and have the tools they must work efficiently
Recommend or initiate any HR elated actions where needed
Help prepare the departmental budget and financial plans financial and operational plans for the hotel
Monitor budget and control expenses with a focus on energy management, preventive maintenance, and capital planning
Lead hotel renovations and other projects, negotiate contracts, and ensure timely completion of projects within budget
Understand and respond to customers’ needs and ensure a high level of guest satisfaction
Carry out a preventive maintenance program to ensure the hotel is maintained and in service for guests (example: lighting, refrigeration, heating, air-conditioning, water treatment systems, and pools)
Ensure a safe and secure environment for guests, team members and hotel assets in compliance with policies and procedures and regulatory requirements
Maintain god working relations with outside contacts
Comply with federal, state and local laws regarding health, safety, and alcohol services
Maintain a focus and commitment to operating a “green” hotel
Perform other duties as assigned. May also serve as manager on duty
What we need from you
Advanced vocational training plus two years of experience in general building maintenance or construction, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Professional certification and licence if required by law
Hotel experience preferred
HVAC certification preferred
Must be able to speak local language(s)
What we offer
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.