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


Pullman Brisbane King George Square, Brisbane, Australia



Chief Engineer



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Company Description

Pullman & Mercure King George Square is a large vibrant 438 room twin towered hotel which acts as a sanctuary for leisure and business travelers. Located opposite King George Square, City Hall and ideally situated in the heart of Brisbane CBD the hotel has some of the largest conference spaces in Brisbane incorporating 2 ballrooms. The hotel also features some amazing and extremely popular venues of Goldfinch Restaurant and Street Cafe, Sixteen Antlers Rooftop Bar as well as KG Bar, Expresso Bar and an Executive Lounge.

Job Description

We are currently seeking a dynamic Chief Engineer to lead our Engineering Team. In this role, you will report directly to the hotel manager, demonstrating the ability to effectively manage priorities and maintain composure under pressure. 

Your main responsibilities are:

  • Leading a team to plan and carry out preventative maintenance and general repairs throughout the hotel to ensure standards are maintained for guest comfort.
  • Designing and implementing solutions to improve energy management and conservation.
  • Contractor management and ESG Management.
  • Ensuring the hotel upholds OH&S and fire safety responsibilities.
  • Quarterly audit reporting and monthly maintenance reporting.
  • Maintaining records of repair work and daily checks as required by local Council, Government and manufacturer specifications.
  • Liaising closely with other departments to ensure minimal impact of repairs and maintenance on operations.
  • Researching, recommending and liaising with the General Manager regarding procedures to improve the overall efficiency of the department.
  • Prepare and submit capex proposals and manage capex projects



    To be successful in this role, you will have: 

    • A trade qualification in either electrical or mechanical engineering,
    • Experience in leading a team
    • Exceptional communication skills
    • Experience in management of a maintenance function within a large multistorey complex.
    • Exceptional organisational skills as well as the ability to multitask.
    • The ability to carry out emergency maintenance works outside of normal working hours, in the event of a full power failure, evacuation fire system re-set and/or failure of mechanical systems.
    • When needed a hands on approach to solving problems.

      Additional Information


      • Competitive salary
      • Access to Accor Hotels' employee benefits, including discounted accommodation and food & beverage discounts.
      • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
      • The opportunity to grow and progress your career with Australia’s largest hospitality employer – Accor 
      • Team member benefits with global discounts on accommodation and restaurants.

      If you're ready to make your mark in the dynamic world of hospitality and help us redefine what it means to stay with Pullman & Mercure King George Square, we invite you to apply. 

      Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
      We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.

      Why work with Accor?
      We are far more than a worldwide leader. We welcome you as you are and you can find a job and brand that matches your personality. We support you to grow and learn every day, making sure that work brings purpose to your life, so that during your journey with us, you can continue to explore Accor’s limitless possibilities.
      By joining Accor, every chapter of your story is yours to write and together we can imagine tomorrow's hospitality.

      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.
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