IHG Manager, Engineering - SEA&K in Singapore City, Singapore
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What's your passion? Whether
you're into collecting hats, gyotaku or photography, at IHG we're interested in
YOU. We love people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs
as they do their hobbies - people who help us create great hotels guests love.
At the moment we're looking
for a Manager, Engineering SEA&K to join our fun
and energetic team at Singapore Corporate Office.
You will support IHG’s strategic product growth and estate quality in
adherence to the organization’s brand, build, and engineering standards to
ultimately drive Owner and shareholder return by creating Great Hotels Guests
Love. You will contribute a high
level of specialised knowledge and skill in engineering to support the Design
& Engineering function and subsequently the operating estate.
ESSENTIALDUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (KeY Activities)
Provides technical support to new build,conversion, re-branding, and refurbishment projects in line with IHG brandstandards
Prepares engineering services briefs forConsultants on new projects and reviews and comments on consultants’ designs interms of economy, appropriateness in design, budget and operational issues.
Provides engineering input/advice in the duediligence process on potential new/conversion and/or renovation of existinghotels and conducts pre-opening reviews relative to IHG standards andspecifications of same.
When required, provides advice and directionto Hotel engineering departments on new and existing engineering standards andprocedures, Fire, Life & Safety and environmental issues to ensurecompliance with IHG standards and specifications.
NEWDEVELOPMENTS (Growth / Pipeline Projects):
Provide Design & Engineering team memberswith review, advice and support through desktop drawing reviews for new buildhotel MEP and FLS systems.
Provide engineering input/advice in the duediligence process on potential new/conversion and/or renovation of existinghotels to IHG Hotels & Resorts standards and specifications.
Assist to prepare engineering services briefsfor consultants on new projects and review and comment on consultants’ designsin terms of economy, appropriateness in design, budget and operational issues.
Review and comment on Owners’ / Consultants’design in relation to IHG standards and local code requirements in terms ofappropriateness of design and operational needs
Conduct regular and periodic site visits ofassigned projects for the purposes of ensuring progress in in line with IHGstandard
Prepares timely reports on project sitevisits, project meetings, drawing & system reviews, inspections and testingto highlight key activities, issue, and variance to required standards
Conducts technical inspections as required ofpotential or existing properties and completes Property Improvement Plans(PIPs) of the same
Provides input and advice to aid hotel designfor optimal energy efficiency, including compliance with IHG’s Green EngageProgram. Actively seeks out newtechnologies geared to reduce energy consumption
Works with hotel engineers for new hotels to ensureengineering system testing and commissioning, acceptance, and take overprocedures are in compliance
Provides advice and procedures forestablishing engineering programs (e.g. work request, preventative maintenance,planned preventative maintenance of guestrooms, fire protection maintenance,engineering manual self-audits)
Ensure hotels are using computer aidedmaintenance management systems (ESCAP or other approved systems)
Assist Director of Engineering (DOE) or ChiefEngineer (CE) with requirements for training of the hotel’s engineering teamwith regards to engineering policies, procedures, and programmes
To provide advice and assistance as necessaryto enable the DOE or CE to take full responsibility of the hotel’s engineeringoperations
Provide, where required, advice to the DOE orCE for purchasing of required engineering FF&E
Assist to ensure health and safety practicesare being implemented in accordance with corporate programs and local laws
Collaborate with Hotel Openings Team oncompletion of areas and handover dates for completion
OPERATINGESTATE DUTIES WHEN MANDATED:
Provide engineering maintenance direction,consultation, and training to operating owned/leased and managed properties(where required) to ensure compliance with IHG standards and procedures andFire, Life, and Safety.
Conducts site visits of hotels on an asneeded basis, to review engineering operations.
or Diploma in Engineering or similar built environment discipline with emphasis
in building services, marine, mechanical, or electrical engineering. Post graduate qualifications would be
Related facilities management, engineering, post trade or building, WPHS, or
fire safety certifications are highly desirable.
Experience: Minimum 4 years related
experience to include at least 2 years in a related building services role for
hotel or commercial complexes. Having
previous experience in a managed hotel with an international hotel operator
and/or being conversant with international hotel operator Engineering policies,
procedures, and programs would be considered most advantageous.
Technical Skills and Knowledge:
Strongtechnical and problem solving skills
Strong understanding of commercial buildings,residential, and/or hotel (preferred) operational requirements in the contextof building services and infrastructure
Possess sense of urgency to drive projectcompletion
Ability to work independently, with minimaloversight and team player who collaborates well with others to drive consensusin pressure and deadline filled environments
Strong verbal and written communicationskills for purpose of providing and explaining project information and statusto Owners, consultants and contractors, internal stakeholders, hotel managementteams, and senior management
Experience and comfortability working acrossmulti-cultural and multi-national environments
Team player who works collaboratively with adiverse group of people to accomplish complex tasks.
Strong level of personal and professionalintegrity
In return, we'll give you a
competitive benefits package including salary, discounted accommodation world
wide and the opportunity to progress your career with IHG. You'll
have the chance to work with a great team of people, and most importantly,
we'll give you Room to be yourself.
So what's your passion?
Please apply on-line and tell us how you can bring your individual skills to
To find out more about us or
any other jobs with IHG please look at careers.ihg.com
Job: Executive / Corporate
Location: Singapore-Singapore City
Requisition ID: R135358