315 Trumbull Street
Hartford, CT 06103-1186
Telephone (860) 728-5151
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Posted September 11, 2017
Assistant Chief Engineer
Come Join the Waterford Hotel Group Team!
Waterford Hotel Group is continuously looking to meet the best and brightest talent that the hospitality industry has to offer. Waterford is dedicated to the growth and development of our Associates and we welcome you to discover a culture where your contributions are recognized and celebrated. If you want to be part of a team that embraces collaboration with a focus on continuous improvement and you think you have what it takes to “wow” our customers, we invite you to explore a career with Waterford Hotel Group.
The Ideal Candidate for this Position
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Chief Engineer and are actively looking to meet the best and brightest talent that the hospitality industry has to offer. We would welcome the opportunity to speak to you regarding this position as well as to answer any questions you might have regarding the company.
The Assistant Chief Engineer is responsible for maintaining the Hilton Hartford Hotel in Hartford, CT. They will manage the following with the Chief Engineer: the physical building structure, all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems and related equipment in accordance with energy conservation and preventative maintenance programs. Ensuring all systems operate to regulatory standards, all property assets are constantly maintained to the highest level and all legally mandated safety operating systems/criteria are adhered to by all. Assisting with budgets, capital expenditure projects, preventative maintenance and energy conservation. Additional responsibilities include training, mentoring and the development of the engineering team, scheduling of employees, directing and coordinating all engineering activities to ensure efficient management of engineering/hotel operations.
Minimum requirements: Five years experience as an Engineer or facilities engineer in a Hospitality related environment. Extensive knowledge of plumbing, electrical, HVAC, refrigeration, and safety operating systems. Knowledge in OSHA regulations, National, State and Local building regulations and codes, equipment operations and preventive maintenance procedures. Ability to work a flexible schedule to include weekends and holidays. You must be able to pass a thorough background check as well as be drug free.
We offer our eligible Associates a number of benefits to enhance their health and well-being:
- Group insurance, including medical, dental, vision and company-paid life insurance
- Paid time off including vacation days, personal days and holidays
- Company-matched 401(k) plan
- Voluntary benefits including short term disability, accident, life and critical illness
- Life enrichment benefits including educational assistance, hotel discounts, travel assistance and more
For more information, please visit our website at waterfordhotelgroup.com
388 Room Hotel
Situated in the heart of the business and dining district of Hartford CT, the Hilton Hartford hotel is within walking distance of over 30 restaurants, bars and entertainment venues. Take the skywalk from the hotel to the Hartford XL Center; home to UCONN basketball, Hartford Wolf Pack Hockey, and the Hartford Yard Goats minor league baseball team.
- Adjacent to the XL Center, conveniently connected by covered skywalk access
- Complimentary WiFi in guest rooms and public areas
- 15,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space, including Hartford’s largest ballroom
- Five floors of executive rooms with private Executive Club Lounge
- Modern fitness center and indoor swimming pool