1. Full-Time
  2. Permanent
  4. Engineering & Maintenance





Assistant Chief Engineer (Pre-Opening)



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Company Description

Join us at Accor, where life pulses with passion!

As a pioneer in the art of responsible hospitality, the Accor Group gathers more than 45 brands, 5,600 hotels, 10,000 restaurants, and lifestyle destinations in 110 countries. While each brand has its own personality, where you will be able to truly find yourself, they all share a common ambition: to keep innovating and challenging the status-quo.​

By joining us, you will become a Heartist®, because hospitality is, first and foremost, a work of heart.​

You will join a caring environment and a team where you can be all you are. You will be in a supportive place to grow, to fulfil yourself, to discover other professions and to pursue career opportunities, in your hotel or in other hospitality environments, in your country or anywhere in the world!​

You will enjoy exclusive benefits, specific to the sector and beyond, as well as strong recognition for your daily commitment.​

Everything you will do with us, regardless of your profession, will offer a deep sense of meaning, to create lasting, memorable and impactful experiences for your customers, for your colleagues and for the planet.

Hospitality is a work of heart,
Join us and become a Heartist®.

Job Description

Reporting to the Chief Engineer, this position is responsible for the ongoing maintenance, projects , repair and preventative maintenance of the hotel with a focus on improving efficiency, profitability, and service levels.

  • Provides supervision, administration and development to the Maintenance team
  • Develops and implements administrative standards, procedures, and guidelines to ensure consistency, safety, and prompt service to internal and external guests
  • Monitor colleague's performance and do continuous evaluations, suggest training available for their development
  • Distributes daily workload and projects in accordance with qualifications of staff and urgency of job
  • Makes recommendations to the Chief Engineer concerning the condition of equipment and potential problems
  • Consistently monitors and educates all contractors on site related to hotel policies, safety standards, and guest services
  • Ensures by spot checks that preventative maintenance program is followed as it is implemented
  • Places orders for routine maintenance items
  • Assists in the repair and maintenance of premises and equipment
  • Ensures all life safety program for the hotel is within government standard, codes and certifications of vital mechanical components adhere to the building
  • Ensures that necessary equipment testing is done regularly (Generator, Fire pump, etc.)
  • Perform inspections of guestrooms and public areas and liaise with various departments for preventive maintenance scheduling and repair
  • Be a member of the Health and Safety program of the hotel and make sure rules, regulations, and policies are being followed by colleagues
  • Perform supply and materials inventory and ordering
  • Monitor colleagues' tasks, making sure that important daily walk thru is being done and raise of any mechanical concerns
  • 24/7 on-call basis availability during an emergency situation
  • Oversee the department in the absence of the Chief Engineer


  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • Minimum 5 years supervisory experience in a hospitality environment.
  • Must have an Excellent knowledge in building codes, environmental health and safety and engineering systems.
  • Highly organized, and decisive, with the ability to handle multiple projects under deadlines and changing priorities.
  • Excellent teamwork skills and a high level of initiative.

Additional Information

Your team and working environment:

  • At Accor, we are Heartists!  Are you ready to put your heart at the center of everything that you do? If so, then join our team of Heartists
  • Every day, we look for opportunities to engage on a personal & meaningful way with our guests and each other.  

We deliver heartfelt hospitality in an environment that is engaging, enthusiastic and professionally rewarding!

Diversity & Inclusion for Accor means welcoming each and everyone and respecting their differences by giving priority only to qualities and skills in extending employment and development opportunities. Our ambition is to provide meaningful employment, a warm and welcoming culture, excellent working conditions and to promote the development of all people, including those with disabilities.
When applying, do not hesitate to let us know of any specific needs you may have so that we can take them into consideration.


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