Veterans Preferred - Assistant Engineering Director
Location: Palm Springs
Posted on: November 19, 2023
Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply. -Thompson Palm Springs -
Opening Early 2024 - is now recruiting a n Assistant Director of
Engineering to join the hotel's pre-opening team.Thompson Palm
Springs is poised to become the desert's most exciting destination
tailored for influential locals and sophisticated globetrotters
alike. Situated at the heart of the city's iconic Palm Canyon
Drive, the hotel will offer a collection of 168 bungalow-inspired
guest rooms and suites coupled with our total event space of 8,000
square feet plu s addition a l outdoor and unique spaces. Thompson
Palm Springs will also house its own mainstay dining concept that
will feed into the menus at two bespoke pools and accompanying
lounges. an impressive array of ground-level retail space spanning
ove r 30,000-square-fe e t , guests will also have access t o a
state-of-the-a r t fitness center and a first-of-its-kind tasting
room from HALL Napa Valley, wit h addition a l tenants to
The Assistant Director of Engineering plays a vital role in
maintaining and enhancing the physical infrastructure and systems .
This position assists the Director of Engineering in overseeing the
engineering and maintenance department, ensuring that the hotel's
facilities are in optimal condition and that safety and
environmental standards are met.
- Assist in managing and leading the engineering and maintenance
team, providing guidance, support, and mentorship to ensure
exceptional performance and development.
- Collaborate with the Director of Engineering to set
departmental goals, objectives , and performance metrics.
- Oversee the maintenance and repair of the hotel's physical
assets, including HVAC systems, electrical systems, plumbing, and
- Conduct regular inspections to identify maintenance needs and
ensure a high standard of cleanliness and safety.
- Assist in planning, coordinating, and executing maintenance and
renovation projects, ensuring minimal disruption to guest
- Monitor project budgets, timelines, and quality to ensure
projects are completed on schedule and within budget.
- Implement and maintain preventive maintenance programs to
extend the life of equipment and systems.
- Collaborate with external vendors, contractors, and suppliers
to procure materials and services for maintenance and
- Respond promptly to emergencies and ensure the safety of guests
and staff during critical situations.
Thompson Palm Springs is a place where high expectations aren't
just met- they're exceeded. It's a place of outstanding rewards,
where talent opens doors to exciting challenges in the hospitality
industry. It's a place where career opportunities are as unlimited
as your imagination. Discover your place to shine in our warm,
respectful, and inclusive culture.
The pa y range is $75,000 to $85,000. This is the pay ra nge for
this position that Thompson Palm Springs reasonably expect s to pa
y . Decisions regarding individual salaries will be based on a
number of factors including experience and education.
- A minimum of 4 years' building maintenance experience is
required , with hotel experience preferred.
- Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field
- Strong leadership and team management skills.
- Knowledge of building codes, regulations, and safety
- Excellent project management and organizational
- Ability to troubleshoot and solve complex technical
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Why work for Thompson Palm Springs?
- Health, Dental, Vision Insurance eligibility after 30 days of
- 401k Retirement Savings Plan & Company Match
- Paid Parental Leave & Adoption Assistance Program
- Free & Discounted Hotel Rooms at Hyatt Hotels around the
- Tuition Reimbursement
Our Vales: Empathy - Integrity - Respect - Inclusion -
Experimentation - Wellbeing
Hyatt is an equal opportunity employer -
M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
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