Duty Engineer Position
Duty Engineer – The Waldorf Hilton London
The Waldorf Hilton London
is an iconic & historic London hotel built in the late 1800, located in Aldwych.
The hotel features 298 Guest Rooms, including 19 suites. Blending Edwardian “Du Siecle” with modern comfort. Our hotel sits in the center of London’s glitzy theatre district, just a few minutes’ walk from Covent Garden, The Royal Opera House and Trafalgar Square.
Guests of this hotel will experience first-class service, distinguished by an unrivalled commitment to a personalised approach. We ensure a comfortable, luxurious stays all our guests, with guidance on locally immersive experiences where desired.
Homage’s restaurant and Décor pays tribute to the Grand Cafés of Europe Renaissance, offering a high standard of Modern British Food. Good Godfrey’s bar & Lounge offers crafty & cosmopolitan cocktails as well as canapés and light bites. Our New bar MK47 opened in October 2021 that is in partnership with our local gin distillery offers sublime and sophisticated cocktails to our guests.
The benefits of working for The Waldorf Hilton London are huge:
Go Hilton rates so you can travel the world
Holiday pay increasing with length of service
Healthy meals provided
Laundry service and full provision of uniform
39 hour working week providing a healthy work / life balance
a year with excellent career development
A Duty Engineer will support the Engineering Team to efficiently maintain all hotel operations such that safety, security, conversation, and compliance are ensured at the highest levels.
What will I be doing?
As Duty Engineer, you will support the Engineering Team to ensure that engineering and maintenance operations within the hotel, including general property maintenance energy conservation, are working properly and to standard. You are also responsible for the development of the Engineering Team and staying abreast of compliance regulations and procedures in the field of Engineering, as required for hotel standards. Specifically, an Engineer will perform the following tasks to the highest standards:
Perform day-to-day routine and preventative maintenance within the hotel rooms
Respond promptly and efficiently to any maintenance calls that arise
Execute the preventative maintenance schedule and ensure all equipment and designated areas are maintained to the required standard
Assist in the implementation of energy conservation program
Recommend maintenance system improvements and energy savings
Maintain all tools, equipment, and working areas in good condition
Keep your technical training knowledge and skills up to date
What are we looking for?
A Duty Engineer serving Hilton brands is always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow:
A certificate in a specialized field such as Electrical, Mechanical, Refrigeration, Carpentry, or Plumbing, required
Current working knowledge of general maintenance and engineering work
Experience in the Maintenance Department of a large hotel, hospital, ship, and/or restaurant complex or similar
Strong work ethic
A passion for delivering great customer service
Ability to work without close supervision and within established timeframes
What will it be like to work for Hilton?
Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travellers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!