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Chief Engineer / Director of Engineering - $500 Bonus

Company: Catamaran Resort Hotel &Spa
Location: San Diego
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

LOCATIONCatamaran Resort Hotel & SpaThe Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa is a Polynesian-themed destination located on the shores of Mission Bay and mere steps from San Diego's famous Pacific Beach. The resort features 310 rooms and suites, lush tropical gardens, and award-winning dining at Oceana Coastal Kitchen.The following position will be filled in accordance with the process set forth in California Labor Code Section 2810.8 and San Diego Municipal Code 311.0101 et. seq.SUMMARYThe Chief Engineer develops, implements and manages programs that ensure the proper operation and maintenance of all physical structures, equipment, vehicles and grounds of an 8 --acre bayside resort hotel, which are in compliance with Company standards and local, state and national regulations.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensures the proper overall operation of the Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa's physical plant, including the operation and maintenance of a 12,000 square foot, state-of-the-art, luxury spa.
  • Attracts, retains and motivates the staff in the Engineering Department.
  • Hires, trains, develops, empowers, coaches and counsels, conducts performance appraisals, salary reviews, resolves problems, provides open communication, disciplines and terminates employment, as appropriate.
  • Develops, recommends, implements and manages the department's budget expenditure plan. Forecasts and develops objectives consistent with maintaining a first-class resort property that meets the expectations of upper management.
  • Develops, implements and oversees all life and safety systems to OSHA standards.
  • Ensures all equipment is maintained, conducts inspections and practice drills, ensures compliance with all codes and regulations, trains all Engineering employees and maintains accurate records to ensure a safe environment, which protects assets, guests and employees. Ensures that the Engineering team is well trained and has the proper equipment to safely perform their tasks.
  • Develops, implements and manages energy conservation programs for the property to minimize expenses.
  • Coordinates renovation bidding, defines the cost and scope of the project and oversees the general contractor and subcontractors to ensure quality work is performed for minimal cost.
  • Establishes and maintains contracts with outside maintenance vendors to include chemical services; trash collection services; fire protection services; pest control services; and boat refueling services.
  • Ensures the proper operation and maintenance of all Company vehicles.
  • Ensures the proper operation and maintenance of guest swimming pools and hydrotherapy pools. Ensures compliance with all regulatory agencies.
  • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as directed by the leadership team.QUALIFICATIONS
    • High school diploma or GED or 2-year degree from an accredited university in Hotel and Restaurant Management, Hospitality, Business Administration, or related major.
    • At least 5 years of related experience as a Chief Engineer, preferably in the hospitality industry.
    • Requires advanced knowledge of building maintenance and engineering.
    • Requires management and leadership skills to effectively lead a team of 16.
    • Experience running a department, shift, scheduling, performance management, problem-solving, running day-to-day operations, hospitality & customer service skills.
    • Previous similar position in a top-quality hotel is preferred.
    • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, and governmental regulations.
    • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, procedure manuals; present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
    • Ability to regularly required to sit; stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear.
    • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more then 40 pounds and endure various physical movements throughout the work areas.
    • Ability to maintain a friendly, team-oriented, positive attitude and a professional appearance at all times.
    • Ability to be poised under pressure with continued smiles, and maintain a highly diplomatic attitude with challenging guests and under stressful circumstances.ADDITIONAL BONUSES
      • $500 Sign-on Bonus
      • $100 Gift-Card for employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19 when presenting their vaccine card
      • Discounted Hotel Rooms for all employees & friends/family
      • Free Employee Parking and/or discounted MTS Transit Pass
      • Free Meals during shift meal periods
      • Discounts on cell phone bills, shoes, gym memberships, hotel stays at our sister properties, and more!The Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa is owned by Evans Hotels, LLC, a family-owned and operated business committed to supporting and enhancing employee well-being through a variety of programs that nurture our staff professionally and personally. We offer hands-on manager and leadership training, employee appreciation days, and staff awards and recognition. Our team is also dedicated to serving our community through initiatives like company-wide beach clean-ups and volunteer opportunities.Job Type: Full-timeBenefits:
        • 401(k)
        • 401(k) matching
        • Dental insurance
        • Employee discount
        • Flexible spending account
        • Health insurance
        • Life insurance
        • Referral program
        • Vision insuranceSchedule:
          • Day shift
          • Holidays
          • Monday to Friday
          • Weekend availabilitySupplemental Pay:
            • Signing bonusAbility to commute/relocate:
              • San Diego, CA 92109: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)Education:
                • High school or equivalent (Preferred)Experience:
                  • Maintenance: 3 years (Preferred)
                  • Engineering Management: 2 years (Preferred)License/Certification:
                    • Driver's License (Preferred)Work Location: One location

Keywords: Catamaran Resort Hotel &Spa, San Diego , Chief Engineer / Director of Engineering - $500 Bonus, Executive , San Diego, California

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