Summary of Responsibilities :
Ensures all work areas follow safe work practices and fire procedures
Responds immediately to all work requests which concern Health and Safety
Ensure environmentally friendly practices are followed when handling chemicals, lubricants and finishing products
Responds to guest requests promptly in a professional and courteous manner
Assists in maintaining the working condition of the building structure, building operations systems, equipment and controls, technical equipment of other departments, maintenance conditions in guest rooms, public spaces, back of house service areas, function areas and offices
Complete all work orders with due diligence in a timely manner
Maintains a daily log highlighting challenges, solutions and activities
Maintains equipment catalog and the various systems’ directories
Actively participates in the monthly departmental meeting by providing feedback and offering suggestions for improvement
Other duties as assigned by Asst. Director of Engineering and Director of Engineering
Participates as directed in the emergency response team
Previous experience is an asset
Minimum High School graduate with a related technical or trade certification
Proficient in all manners of building operations and possess general handyman skills
The ability to use all general repair tools, read shop drawings and specifications and make rough estimates of required materials
Good communication skills
Physical ability to perform the assigned duties
Experience Working in the UAE is an asset
Must be creative, practical and have a pro-active approach to problem solving
A self-starter, take initiative, who can work with minimal supervision
Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to) :
Constant standing and walking throughout shift
Visa Requirements :
Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in Abu Dhabi. Fairmont Bab Al Bahr will cover visa costs and flights for selected candidates from place of origin.
Living and working in Abu Dhabi : Abu Dhabi, the capital, is the largest of the 7 Emirates which make up the United Arab Emirates, one of the world fastest growing tourist destinations.
When you choose to live and work in Abu Dhabi, you will find that we offer competitive salaries, service charge, quality medical benefits, meals and furnished accommodation.
There are currently no income taxes in the United Arab Emirates. Abu Dhabi’s heritage is rooted in Islamic traditions and living here will prove to be a unique life experience.
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