Company: TownePlace Suites by Marriott Charleston
Location: North Charleston
Posted on: November 24, 2022
The Beautiful TownePlace Suites Charleston/Convention is looking
for an experience Chief Engineer. The primary function of a Chief
Engineer is to assure the overall success of the hotel by meeting
or exceeding the guest expectation for working order of mechanical
systems. The Chief Engineer must maintain a safe and working
environment throughout the hotel for all associates, enforce safety
guidelines and build awareness about safety.
Essential Job Functions
-Directly responsible for the maintenance and operation of all the
equipment on the property site and the building structure itself.
This includes refrigeration and air conditioning, the fire alarm
system, boilers, primary and secondary power systems, and emergency
-Responsible for the aesthetics of the exterior and interior of the
building, continuously evaluates remodeling projects. Scheduling
labor and material for remodeling and refurbishing projects.
-Scheduling department personnel to maintain 24-hour day coverage
for preventative maintenance on building and equipment including
external utilities such as water, power, gas, sewer, and also
internal utilities, power systems and fire protection.
-Prepares work schedules in accordance with forecasted
-Implements policies and procedures to ensure energy conservation
throughout the hotel.
-Conducts department meetings/training on a regular basis in
conjunction with AURO Hotels' standards and Brand standards
including maintenance techniques and safe use of cleaning
-Responsible to insure that AURO Hotels' standards and Brand
standards are met in all physical areas of the hotel including
outside the building.
-Responsible for monitoring compliance with state building codes
and regulations, OSHA safety codes and adherence to Fire Department
standards of safety and evacuation procedures.
-Cooperates with all Department Heads, sets up departmental
meetings, supervisory meetings and internal departmental
-Monitors any new construction. Interacts as necessary with
designers, architects, contractors, and public utilities, the Fire
Department, Health Department, insurance agencies, and OSHA. Works
with Department Heads in preparing budgets. Prepares new work
orders for construction projects, as well as monitoring
requisitioned supplies and equipment for the Maintenance and
-Coordinates hotel emergency procedures, in conjunction with
General Manager. Develop an effective emergency plan for hotel.
Conduct drills with staff. Train staff on the operation of
emergency systems and equipment. Train all MOD's on emergency
procedures, equipment, water and electrical shutoff etc. Schedule
regular inspection and maintenance of all emergency equipment
(kitchen hood extinguisher, fire extinguisher, alarm systems
-Confers closely with the General Manager and takes every
opportunity to become familiar with all aspects of the hotel in
order to assist guests wherever required.
-Keeps General Manager promptly informed of all problems or unusual
matters of significance.
-Performs performance appraisals on all direct reports as
-Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to
assign or reassign duties, work hours and/or responsibilities for
this job at any time.
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