Chief Engineer – Home2 Suites by Hilton Tallahassee, FL

The Home2 Suites by Hilton Tallahassee is currently seeking a Chief Engineer to join the team!

Managed by Vista Host Hotel Management & Development, this beautiful, 132 room property is located just 8 miles away from the Tallahassee International Airport and is just a couple miles away from Florida State University.

Chief Engineer: Primarily responsible for the overall maintenance of the hotel’s building and grounds and the operation of its equipment and mechanical/electrical systems. Other areas of hotel operations would include: maintenance, guest service, profit management, asset management and safety and security.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Maintain company and franchise maintenance standards for both guest rooms and public areas.
  • Train maintenance personnel in all aspects of property maintenance;
  • Review maintenance problems, complaints and work orders to prioritize and schedule work assignments.
  • Ensure that property and equipment are maintained in a safe manner, and that all repairs are made as specified by manufacture.
  • Service the hotel’s pool including cleaning, appearance, and chemical balance and completing maintenance log.
  • Solicit bids from contractors, evaluate their proposals and once employed, ensure work is complete to specifications.
  • Maintain building exterior.
  • Complete maintenance logs.
  • Perform or assist with periodic or scheduled cleaning projects.
  • Assist other departments when needed and perform other related duties as assigned.

 

For questions, please contact Brandon Philpart, GM, at bphilpart@vistahost.net.

  • Previous Hotel Chief Engineer Experience
  • Hands-on experience in basic HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical and Refrigeration
  • Must have strong skills in leadership, communications, and customer service

Vista Host is a nationally recognized hotel management company with over 35 properties nationwide. At Vista Host, we pride ourselves in achieving superior results in operating hotels from our ability to blend the science of hotel management with the art of hospitality. We are looking for candidates who would thrive in an environment that is fast-paced and hands-on. If you are looking to join a team that provides superior service to its customers, while gaining unprecedented opportunities, then this is the position for you. This is an excellent career opportunity to join a progressive management company, offering a competitive salary plus bonus and benefits.