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Sage Hospitality Resources Chief Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia

18035BR

Req #:

18035BR

Why Us:

Sage Hospitality is set to hire an accomplished Chief Engineer to join our team at Homewood Suites by Hilton Washington DC Capitol- Navy Yard. We are seeking a Chief Engineer to contribute to the property by being influential, driven, and ultimately committed to the continued growth and success of the hotel and community!

Nestled in the heart of DC’s fastest emerging neighborhood along the Anacostia River, Homewood Suites by Hilton™ Washington DC Capitol Navy Yard is the premier choice for your getaway. Our all-suite Washington Navy Yard hotel is just footsteps away from the Washington National’s ballpark and is proud to be an official partner and passionate supporter of the Nationals. With many new restaurants, stores, outdoor concerts, and a vibrant waterfront along the Anacostia River, guests will find it’s easy to ‘Be At Home’ during their stay. Featuring a modern glass façade and contemporary décor, our hotel celebrates the energy of the Navy Yard neighborhood with floor-to-ceiling windows and Washington Nationals memorabilia along with all the other amenities of the Homewood Suites. Unique to our property we have modern rooftop terrace equipped with gas grills, a pop-up bar, and panoramic views of Washington DC, including historic attractions such as the U.S. Capitol and the Washington Monument.

Feel at home at the Homewood Suites Washington DC Capitol- Navy Yard

The Perks:

  • Sage Hotel Discounts across the US

  • Medical, Vision, & Dental Insurance

  • Hilton Discount

  • Referral Bonus Eligible

  • Access to the Sage Savings Spot (Beneplace)

At Sage we create a culture of belonging. Our team members serve with creativity, and passion. Sage associates execute unforgettable experiences and take pride in our communities. We set new standards in hospitality.

Job Title:

Chief Engineer

Location Name:

Homewood Suites Washington DC Navy Yard

City:

Washington

EEO Statement:

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Posting Overview:

The Chief Engineer supervise the implementation of all property and equipment preventive maintenance and repairs, monitor life safety systems and utilities and assist in the administration of the department in compliance with all corporate/franchise standards and local, state and national codes and regulations to protect assets, guests and employees. Supervise the day-to-day operations. Recommend and implement procedural changes. Monitor and control expenses.

Requirements:

Competencies

Dealing with Ambiguity

Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.

Composure

Is cool under pressure; does not become defensive or irritated when times are tough; is considered mature; can be counted on to hold things together during tough times; can handle stress; is not knocked off balance by the unexpected; doesn’t show frustration when resisted or blocked; is a settling influence in a crisis.

Interpersonal Savvy

Relates well to all kinds of people – up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can defuse even high-tension situations comfortably.

Building Effective Teams

Blends people into teams when needed; creates strong morale and spirit in his/her team; shares wins and successes; fosters open dialogue; lets people finish and be responsible for their work; defines success in terms of the whole team; creates a feeling of belonging in the team.

Knowledge/Skills

Requires advanced knowledge of the Building Management/Engineering profession. This includes experiential knowledge required for management of people and complex problems.

Requires investigating and analyzing current activities and/or information in a specialized field involving readily available data and indicating logical conclusions and recommendations.

Requires supervisory skills.

Ability to provide information and associated services to hotel management and guests.

Excellent hearing required to communicate with management and staff.

Excellent vision required to visually check hotel premises.

Excellent speech communication skills required to communicate with management and staff.

Excellent comprehension and literacy required for procedures, reports, instructions, receipts.

Abilities

Frequent lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying weights up to 25 lbs. and greater, for all hotel equipment and machinery.

Frequent bending and/or kneeling throughout the day for repairs and maintenance of hotel property, equipment and machinery.

Mobility throughout the hotel, all floors, varying heights and distances. Use of ladders and lifts required at times.

Continuous standing required in varying degrees throughout the day.

Climbing approximately 210 steps 10% of each day.

Climbing ladders approximately 20 feet 5% of each day.

Driving - limited driving on an occasional basis for supplies, equipment, etc. Generally within 20 miles.

Education/Formal Training

One to two years of post high school education.

Experience

Experience required by position is from two to three full years of full employment in a related position with this company or other organization(s).

Material/Equipment Used

Chemicals/Agents used: Water treatments, cleaning, degreasers, coil cleaners, paint thinners, gasoline.

Protective Clothing - facemask (chemical testing), goggles, rubber gloves, welding shield worn approximately 1%.

Environment

Work inside 95% of a week; outside 5% of a week.

Abnormal temperatures - walk-in freezers below 32 degrees - 1% of the time.

Equipment operation - power hand tools (i.e. circular saw, drill)

Area of Interest:

Building & Facility Maintenance

Position Type:

Full Time - Regular

State:

DC

Address 1:

50 M Street SE

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