Chief Engineer @ Saudi Arabia

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Chief Engineer @ Saudi Arabia

  • Post Date:July 13, 2021
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Job Description

Confidential Company


  • Familiar and complies with the hotel’s mission and standards in performing maintenance activities.
  • Maximize maintenance team potential with a balanced focus on operations, guests, employee, and owner satisfaction.
  • Represents the engineering department during the daily HOD morning meetings.
  • Priorities, plan, schedule assign, and supervise the engineering department staff.
  • Oversee the maintenance tasks, work orders, and special projects ensuring timely and accurate completion.
  • Respond to guest’s maintenance needs promptly and ensure guests receive professional, efficient prompt, and courteous service to hotel standards.
  • Maintain the physical appearance and operational efficiency of the hotel including physical. Mechanical, electrical, plumbing, etc.
  • Installation & maintenance of all equipment related to HVAC, DG Sets, Water treatment, Fire Safety, etc.
  • Ensure proper records are kept relating to all plant and equipment for the hotel including repair and service records.
  • Prepare reports as required by the Housekeeping Manager and General Manager.
  • Ensure that stores have adequate stocks of materials, equipment, and tools and are kept in a clean and safe environment.
  • Take responsibility for the cleanliness and safety aspects of all plant and mechanical equipment rooms.
  • Attend all Facility Management/Property meetings as required, passing on necessary information to the maintenance team in regular junior staff meetings.
  • Ensure the proper use and periodic maintenance of all equipment.
  • Perform daily and weekly property document inspections.
  • Ensure property, grounds, physical plant, and work areas are maintained to standard and that all safety equipment and conditions are to code.
  • Establish and maintain department equipment and supply inventory levels appropriate to property requirements
  • Provide training to staff on supplies, inventory, maintenance, and ordering procedures.
  • Train engineering department staff on correct maintenance procedures and assists in repairs as needed.
  • Maintain, monitor, and test hotel’s emergency and security systems feature like Fire Alarm, CCTV, baggage scanners, etc.
  • Discuss with GM / Owner / Department heads on maintenance status and inspection reports.
  • Respond to corporate and management inquires.
  • Develop, implement, and direct all emergency programs.
  • Develop, implement and manage energy conservation programs for the property to minimize expenses.
  • Coordinate with the equipment suppliers for AMC and any outstanding issues.
  • Ensure maintenance staff is wearing proper uniforms with name tags and upholds hotel grooming and hygiene standards.
  • Responsible for quality service, meeting/exceeding financial goals, short and long-term planning, and day-to-day operations.


  • Minimum of 10 years maintenance experience and 5 years supervisory or manager experience in the engineering hotel department.
  • Experience in 4-5 star Hotel industry, not less than 300 rooms.
  • Experience in :
    • (HVAC system (chiller, AHU, FCU, exhausts, boiler)
    • FACP (gent system by Honeywell intelligent addressable)
    • BMS
    • Electrical substation (RMU, transformers, UPS, generator, ATS, capacitor bank)
    • Fire pump & system, sewage pump, irrigation pump
    • Elevators, Swimming bolls, Kitchen & laundry tools, Plant room, power system, MEP works.


Advanced knowledge of building management/engineering with a positive attitude, good communication skills, and Committed to delivering a high level of customer service.


Bachelor of science, Diploma, or college degree in Electrical or Civil engineering or any related field.

Job Details

Job Location                         Saudi Arabia
Company Industry              Hospitality & Accomodation
Company Type                    Employer (Private Sector)
Job Role                                 Engineering
Employment Type              Contractor
Monthly Salary Range       $1,500 – $2,000
Number of Vacancies         2

Preferred Candidate

Career Level             Management
Years of Experience           Min: 10
Residence Location Egypt; Saudi Arabia; Sri Lanka
Gender                      Male

Ref: CP000-Jo040