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, Sonoma, United States



Director, Engineering



Company Description

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  • Employee benefit card offering discounted rates in Accor worldwide, including Fairmont Hotels
  • Learning programs through our Academies
  • Opportunity to develop your talent and grow within your property and across the world!
  • Ability to make a difference through our Corporate Social Responsibility activities, like Planet 21 and our Diversity & Inclusion initiatives 
  • Competitive and flexible Health Care Benefit Plans to meet you and your family’s unique needs

Vacation Benefits after 90 days, 401k match at 100% of first 4% of contributions 

Job Description

Join our team as Director, Engineering where you will lead a dynamic team of Engineering, Security and Landscaping professionals servicing our 226 rooms, 8 bodies of water, 40,000 sq ft Spa, and 14 acres of property.

  • Provide leadership and direction for the day to day operations of the Engineering & Security Teams with a focus on service and operational logistics
  • Develop and implement the Preventative Maintenance Program for guest rooms, public areas, and safety systems while working closely with Operational Divisions 
  • Provide the technical information for repair, maintenance, operation, modification, and replacement activity to ensure all jobs are being done correctly
  • Oversee the landscaping of the Hotel and pool maintenance
  • Participate in the preparation of CAPEX expenditures for Hotel as well as annual budget preparation for department and monthly forecasting and commentary 
  • Recruit, schedule, complete payroll, performance reviews and the training & development, and engagement strategies all engineering team members
  • Coordinate and manage outside contractors, including sourcing of appropriate suppliers, preparation of purchase orders, facilitation of supplier negotiations
  • Assist in the monitoring of energy and water management programs 
  • Monitor, update and implement the fire safety plan, building evacuation and disaster recovery plan 
  • Coordinate and complete all audits related to engineering and risk management 
  • Manage the hotel emergency response team in coordination with security and hotel management 
  • Actively participate in the Hotel’s energy management, Occupational Health & Safety and environmental programs  
  • Ensure compliance with all city and state regulations and ordinances 
  • Perform inspections of the property and monitor compliance with government and city regulations, to ensure all laws are followed and guests and employee safety 
  • Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs 
  • Ensure a clean and safe working environment, with continual emphasis on promoting colleague and guest health and safety.
  • Assist in overall management responsibilities as needed
  • Follow department policies, procedures and service standards

Other duties as assigned


Your experience and skills include:

  • Previous leadership experience in the Engineering/Maintenance field, preferably in a Hotel Setting
  • Proven supervision of various building maintenance and construction trades including work scheduling, project management, personnel 
  • Technical knowledge of electrical, HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing and all areas of engineering 
  • Knowledge in all municipal codes, state regulations, OSHA regulations as well as fire department requirements and building testing 
  • Engineering degree/diploma and/or valid trade qualifications preferred
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications required 
  • Service focused personality and passion for hospitality
  • Proven ability to build and maintain good relationships with all stakeholders 
  • Communicate thoughts, actions and opportunities clearly with strong networking skills
  • Results oriented with the ability to be flexible and work well under pressure

Ability to lead by example, believe in a strong team culture and set the scene for high performance

Annual salary range $131,040-$145,600.

Additional Information

Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa, an elegant Spanish mission-style Inn, boasts exceptional accommodation in the heart of Wine Country.  As one big team, community of service professionals, we come together and work with a common purpose to welcome, connect and serve others. 

Visa Requirements: Applicants must be able to provide proof that they are legally able to work in the United States. 
Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.

La diversité et l’inclusion pour Accor, c’est accueillir chacun et chacune dans le respect de ses différences en donnant la priorité aux seules qualités et compétences. Notre ambition est de développer l’emploi, mieux accueillir, offrir d’excellentes conditions de travail et  favoriser l’évolution de l’ensemble des collaborateurs et notamment des personnes en situation de handicap. N’hésitez pas à nous faire part de vos éventuels besoins spécifiques afin que nous puissions les prendre en considération lors de votre processus de recrutement.


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