Cluster Director of Engineering

AccorHotels

Dubai, UAE

Posted
Ref: RP714-2636

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Are you an experienced Director of Engineering who can focus on using best business practice to improve efficiency by reducing operating costs whilst increasing the productivity in multiple properties?

What is in it for you:

- Employee benefit card offering discounted rates in Accor worldwide
- Learning programs through our Academies and the opportunity to earn qualifications while you work
- Opportunity to develop your talent and grow within your property and across the world
- Ability to make a difference in the local community through our Corporate Social Responsibility activities, like Planet 21

What you will be doing:

- Implement all necessary work procedures for preventive maintenance, initiate respective scheduled procedures and monitor carrying out of work as well as recording cording the results within appropriate filing system
- Manage sufficient par level stock of spare parts and ensure all incoming and outgoing items are registered.
- Prioritize department workload and efficiently repair breakdowns.
- Plan and execute the annual Preventative Maintenance program for the hotel.
- Have a complete understanding of and to adhere to company policy relating to Fire, Hygiene, Health and Safety.
- Provide solutions for emergency situations and problems of a larger nature.
- Lead and support employees in the achievement of financial, operational and service delivery targets via effective organizational policy and procedural development and appropriate colleague training activities
- Plan and execute regular technical skills training for the team
- Take the responsibility for all work executed, by employees or external contractors on the building, plant or technical installations to ensure the quality of craftsmanship of all work carried out by team and contractors meets the company standards.
- Fully investigate any internal disputes or guest complaints.
- Monitor all maintenance contracts and consults the General Manager as needed.
- Knowledge of all agreements/laws with local authorities, insurance companies, external firms, contractors and suppliers, to control their work and invoices.
- Provide solutions for emergency situations and problems of a larger nature.
- Lead and support employees in the achievement of financial, operational and service delivery targets via effective organizational policy and procedural development and appropriate colleague training activities

Requirements

Your experience and skills include:

- Previous experience in a similar leadership cluster role is an asset
- Strong interpersonal and problem-solving abilities and the ability to lead by example

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:

We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.

Why work for Accor?
We are far more than a worldwide leader. We welcome you as you are and you can find a job and brand that matches your personality. We support you to grow and learn every day, making sure that work brings purpose to your life, so that during your journey with us, you can continue to explore Accor's limitless possibilities.
By joining Accor, every chapter of your story is yours to write and together we can imagine tomorrow's hospitality.

About the Company

A caring employer providing respect, training and career development for our employees. An attractive employer offering more than 100 professions across the 5 continents.

We are much more than a world leader. We are 250,000 hoteliers with the same shared passion for welcoming. We take care of millions of guests in our 4,300 addresses and on our digital platforms. As an operator and franchisor (HotelServices), owner and investor (HotelInvest), we invest all our energy into making "Feel Welcome" resonate as the finest hotel promise.

From luxury to economy and in every corner of the globe, AccorHotels'​ more than 20 brands meet all the needs of business and leisure travelers seeking comfort, attention and high-quality services.

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