Hotel Maintenance Manager
My client, an owner of several hotels across London and the South East region is recruting for a hotel Maintenance Manager.
The Maintenance Manager role involves a range of duties, including: the accountability and ownership for the management of the maintenance department ensuring that the brand values and standards are delivered and budgeted profitability achieved. You will have a full understanding of hotel maintenance systems and act accordingly to eliminate maintenance requirements, ensuring continuity of supply of services with minimum disruption to our guests and the hotel day to day operation. Responsible for the control of maintenance operating costs in line with forecasted business levels the Maintenance Manager works with all departments of the hotel.
Planning and prioritising maintenance requirements for the hotel the Maintenance Manager will supervise maintenance activities which may include plant, boiler, heating and air handling units, liaise with external contractors and service engineers. An awareness of electrical regulations is required. The Maintenance Manager will assist their team in carrying out emergency works ensuring high standards of health and safety procedures are followed at all times.
Key Performance Behavioural Indicators
The key performance behavioural requirements of the Maintenance Manager role:
• Promoting effective relationships with individuals and other departments.
• Acquiring skills and knowledge relating to the job role.
• Setting measurable performance standards, objectives and goals to be achieved.
• Improving quality and service standards by paying attention to detail.
• Anticipating potential problems and business opportunities within the planning process.
• Demonstrating a systematic approach to organisation and administration.
• Focusing on producing results through encouraging high achievement.
The successful applicant must have previous all round maintenance experience preferably within a hotel or customer service environment. This should include electrical, plumbing and painting skills and knowledge of air handling units. Experience in dealing with external suppliers/contractors, the ability to prioritise, effective organisation and communication skills are paramount for this role together with a knowledge of health and safety practices relating to maintenance.
In return we offer a very competitive salary and excellent benefits package including the opportunity to achieve NVQ/SNVQ qualifications and the use of hotel leisure facilities, uniform and meals on duty.