Duty Engineer

03 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Where you'll be working

The Midland Hotel is an iconic hotel in the heart of Manchester with over 300 bedrooms and 14 conference rooms catering for over 700 delegates. Indeed, history was made at The Midland when Mr Rolls met Mr Royce here for the first time!

What's more, The Midland houses two award-winning restaurants, Adam Reid at The French and Mr Cooper's House & Garden, and a state-of-the-art spa, The Spa At The Midland.

Whilst we’re a team of over 450, we’re passionate about exceptional service delivery for all of our customers no matter what the occasion – just ask those of us who have been at The Midland for 30 years or more!

We’re equally passionate about ensuring that our team receive exceptional training and development so that they can achieve their aspirations no matter what they are.

We look forward to welcoming you at The Midland.

Find us at

The Midland Hotel, Peter Street, Manchester, M60 2DS

Telephone - 0161 2363333

Website - http://www.qhotels.co.uk/our-locations/the-midland-manchester/

What you'll be doing

It is hard to know where to begin with the breathtaking hotel, The Midland. The impressive building stands proud in the heart of Manchester's city centre,and over the course of its 100 year history, the hotel has played host to Kings, Queens, Presidents, Prime Ministers and rock stars.

The Midland offers a choice of 312 sumptuous bedrooms and suites all opulently decorated and oozing charm and character.

At QHotels we are proud of the quality and standard of our Hotels and the service we provide and we have a passion for providing exceptional hospitality and we have invested a lot in our hotels through extensive refurbishment and redevelopment programmes and we certainly want to keep our properties looking fantastic.Every QHotel therefore has their own dedicated team of maintenance who willlook after day to day repairs, preventative maintenance, energy efficiency,compliance with health and safety and also fire regulations, as well as management of on going maintenance contracts.

As Duty Engineer, you’ll be supporting the Maintenance Manager with general day to day maintenance of the building, as well as statutory compliance. You may also assist in some smaller in house repair and refurbishment projects.

As you’ll know, we’re open 365 days a year, 7 days a week and so we need to be able to count on maintenance support when its needed, so as part of the Maintenance team you’ll provide flexible coverage which will include some shift work and may also include ‘on call duties’. This role is based on 2 days on 2 days off 12 hours a shift.

What you'll need

You need to have proven experience in general maintenance, and preferably you will also have a trade, for example carpentry, plastering, joinery, painting, decorating, plumbing or electrical qualifications
Excellent spoken and basic written English
Some working knowledge of Health and Safety and Fire Regulations

What you'll get

A refreshingly different and enjoyable work experience with one of The Caterer's 2017 Top 30 Hospitality Employers, who will value your individuality and inspire you to achieve your potential, through great training and development.

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