Create moments of joy that truly matter.
Exuding sleek sophistication and full of Zen-like energy, Shangri-La Vancouver is your urban sanctuary nestled between the mountains and the sea and located within the core of a vibrant metropolis.
Occupying 15 floors of the tallest building in Vancouver, the hotel sits at the heart of the citys most popular downtown areas.
With a lustrous balance of tranquil surroundings coupled with inspirational design, Shangri-La Vancouver hosts people to the colourful joys of life.
Shangri-La Vancouver has been awarded the Forbes Five-Star designation and the AAA Five Diamond honour; one of only four hotels in Canada to hold both acclaimed ratings.
Inspired by our Asian heritage, we obsess over the guest experience and seek to deliver hospitality from the heart. Our Colleagues are our unique strength.
We seek to hire and develop charismatic, dedicated, and passionate individuals to make their dream career, a reality.
Join our world-class team as we pioneer new horizons. Your Shangri-La awaits!
We are currently searching for a Hotel Maintenance Manager (Engineering Manager) to join our salary team on a permanent basis.
Reporting to the Resident Manager, the Hotel Maintenance Manager will oversee the maintenance, repair and upkeep of guestrooms, equipment, public and heart of house areas and through personal presence, lead a small team of shift engineers.
Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following :
Manages all hotel preventive maintenance activity in guest rooms, public spaces, spa etc.
Provides technical expertise and competence in areas of hotel engineering / facility / building maintenance.
This is a hands-on role, that will allow the Engineering Manager to actively participate in work being done
Supervises a small team of Shift Engineers and effectively coach, train, motivate, recognize, schedule, provide performance feedback and correction if required
Manages outside contracts and ensures proper implementation; Inspects quality of work done by outside trades
Tracks property-wide maintenance, liaising with contractors and vendors as required
Manages the hotel energy conservation, sustainability and preventative maintenance programs
Monitors and maintains a full inventory of departmental supplies, parts, tools and equipment
Prioritizes and responds to all guest and internal maintenance requests in timely and efficient manner
At regular intervals, inspects the working condition of equipment and engineering systems and ensure that all standards are consistently maintained.
Ensures compliance to all hotel policies, standards and core practices, diligently manages inventory controls, departmental budgets (operating and Capex) and safety programs
Orders and maintains tracking system of parts, tools and equipment used in hotel
Respects and spearheads environmental, maintenance and safety guidelines and initiatives, as required.
Responsible for Energy & Utilities Management and the monthly submission of reports to Corporate office
Undertake other ad hoc related responsibilities, as required
POSITION REQUIREMENTS :
Minimum 2 years previous work experience in a similar capacity is required
Previous background or experience in hotel maintenance / engineering is desirable.
Strong organizational and administrative skills with attention to detail are mandatory for this role.
Proficiency in HVAC, electrical, mechanical, plumbing practices and pool maintenance
Demonstrated understanding for luxury hotel standards of service
Minimum education requirements (if required)
Motivational management style with a genuine interest in service excellence
SHANGRI-LA VANCOUVER COLLEAGUE PRIVILEGES
we enable people to live, work, play, eat, and rest well through the environments we create and the memorable experiences we deliver! Our Colleagues have access to the following :
Adventure to 100+ Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts with Colleague Travel Discounts
Experience our renowned food & beverage with a special Colleague Discount
Pamper yourself with discounted wellness journeys and luxury products from CHI the Spa
Enjoy exclusive access to discounted theatre, cinema, and retailers through our partner programs.
Indulge in specialty pricing on luxurious pillowtop beds and linens through our partner programs.
Connect your event leads or employee referrals and earn a special Colleague bonus!
Connect with your fellow Colleagues in recognition events throughout the year, celebrating as a team.
Pursue your own ongoing development through our education reimbursement program
Secure your vehicle conveniently with access to heavily discounted monthly paid parking
Eligible Colleagues are eligible to receive a discount on their monthly transit pass.
Eligible Colleagues and their families participate in our benefits program, which includes comprehensive health, dental and vision care benefits.
Eligible Colleagues can build retirement savings with employer support contributions.
ABOUT SHANGRI-LA HOTELS AND RESORTS
Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts has been established in luxury since 1971, with locations in North America, Asia, the Middle East, Europe, Oceania, and Africa.
Sister brands include Traders Hotels, Kerry Hotels, and JEN Hotels. Further, the Shangri-La Group holds a diverse portfolio of commercial properties, residences, services, and clubs.
CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La, draws inspiration from the origins of the Shangri-La legend, which describes a unique place of personal peace, enchantment, and well-being.
This is a luxurious sanctuary where holistic treatments based on time-honoured methods shared by many Asian cultures bring total relaxation and a feeling of well-being.
Shangri-La Vancouver is committed to fostering a workplace that both promotes and places sincere value on diversity and inclusion.
We are committed to maintaining a rich tapestry of talent from across race, gender, age, religion, identity, and life experience.