Shift Engineering Technician

First Choice Corporate Ltd
20 Mar 2018
01 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Purpose and scope of role

As a technical specialist you will manage repairs, either in person or through subcontractors, respond to daily engineering issues and perform proactive routine maintenance and equipment inspection, being fully aware of Health & Safety legislation.


  • Provide engineering expertise and services across the hotel to enable a 24/7 operation
  • Liaise with the Housekeeping & Engineering Coordinator to prioritise jobs and provide feedback on status of repairs and time required to perform the job.
  • Act as a rapid response resource to reported faults and emergency situations
  • Participate in engineering projects and installations
  • Perform planned preventative maintenance and proactive routine equipment inspection to ensure minimal down time of operational equipment
  • Conduct routine equipment checks in guest rooms – and conduct routine repairs & touch ups to meet technical requirements & Hotel service goals
  • Assess & identify any complex or potential technical maintenance or operating issues in Guest rooms, and report to Head of Engineering
  • Offer support & advise to floor teams for fault diagnosis in technical equipment/systems, to ensure effective operation & minimal disruption
  • Ensure the effective operation of all technical equipment in designated area
  • Operate all equipment in a safe & effective manner & ensure compliance to relevant legislative and health & safety requirements
  • To act as a team player & provide effective day-day communication with Floor team & other Hotel colleagues in order to provide exceptional engineering services
  • Manage the logistics of working across 240 acres
  • Support in the maintenance of staff accommodation
  • Working within the shift rota as part of the engineering team

Health & Safety

  • Comply with all statutory and company health and safety, fire, bomb and security regulations
  • Ensure job required certificates are kept up to date


  • Along with your main duties you may be asked to complete other tasks and duties as and when necessary and reasonably required
  • You may on occasion be required to adjust your hours of work to cover the business needs


  • ONC/HNC or City & Guilds Building Services
  • Building Services & controls
  • BMS controls
  • Heating & air conditioning equipment
  • General Equipment - Plumbing, Painting, Carpentry, Electrical & TV controls
  • Problem Solving
  • Customer service
  • Computer literate
  • Flexible attitude

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