As the world’s first international luxury travel hotel brand, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts has been pioneering new international destinations for decades. Each of our hotels is a destination in its own right, and we are dedicated to those who appreciate and enjoy The InterContinental Life – the glamour and exhilaration of fascinating places, mixed with our international know-how and local cultural wisdom.
Each of our hotels cultivates a distinctive style and ambience where we embrace every opportunity to give our guests a personal and enriching experience.
As the first InterContinental Resort to land in Australia, InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort reflects the grand, graceful architecture of a classic Queensland estate, nestled within the beautiful surrounds of Sanctuary Cove. Surrounded by 4.2 hectares of lush landscaping with the show-stopping beach lagoon at the centre, the Resort has 251 distinctive rooms all boasting private balconies, 15 diverse indoor and outdoor meeting and events spaces and 5 restaurants & bars.
Your day to day
If you'd like to embrace a wider world of experiences and opportunities, we'd like to welcome you to the world's most international luxury hotel brand in this full time role as our Engineering Supervisor.
Reporting to the Director of Engineering, you’ll support the day to day engineering operations of the resort to ensure safety and comfort of hotel guests and team members, including the operation of all mechanical and electrical plant and equipment within the resort, and all ongoing and preventative maintenance of all rooms, buildings and public areas.
Working to tight deadlines, it’s a fast-paced role that requires strong organisational and collaborative skills, to ensure that brand standards are met and any federal, state, and/or local regulatory requirements are maintained. You’ll also play a key role in creating a positive and productive work environment; building, motivating and upskilling the Engineering department to ensure they are highly engaged.
With a strong team to support, the day to day of this role will include;
· Monitoring and auditing maintenance requests in the system to ensure adherence to response times and resolution
· Rostering and management of team manning and budget
· Supervising and supporting the engineering team to execute all maintenance requests and assist as required
· Provide support to the Resort leadership team in the absence of the Director of Engineering
· Day to day management of contractors on site, including quality of work
This is a unique opportunity to combine your trade skills, engineering background and leadership growth into one environment.
What we need from you
To be successful in this role you will need to have a strong background and knowledge across a broad range of trades, with electrical skills highly regarded. Trade certificate qualification is a must. With 2-3 year experience in a similar role or in a senior engineering capacity within a hotel, resort environment or complex environment, you will have proven ability to manage multiple and varying projects.
You will have the ability to work alongside a team and collaborate with key stakeholders with a sense of urgency. Strategic thinking, the ability to explore new ways of working and an open mind around how we can drive the Engineering Department forward and partner with other areas of the operation to deliver unrivalled guest journeys will be highly advantageous. Flexibility to work a varied roster including, late evenings, weekends and public holidays is also required.
What we offer
IHG are more than just great places to stay, we are also one of Australia’s best employers. We are looking for exceptional people like you to greet the world and be the spark that makes us even better.
Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care: that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve.
We will give you every opportunity to grow vertically, functionally, geographically, and personally. As part of the IHG family with more than 5,300 hotels in over 100 countries, the world is your oyster - visit www.http://careers.ihg.com to find out more about us.