Dual Chief Engineer

Homewood Suites by Hilton Cedar Rapids-North

1140 Park Place NE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Telephone (319) 378-1140

Homewood Suites by Hilton Cedar Rapids-North
Cedar Rapids, IA

posted November 16, 2023

Dual Chief Engineer

You’re the guardian of the property. You understand the myriad details but have full command of the big picture, from maintenance planning to budget management. You ensure the physical plant is sound, that everything inside operates optimally and the grounds are well kept and safe. You know that guests expect it for their comfort and enjoyment, associates require it for their safety, and stakeholders demand it for the protection of their asset. You generously share what you know and the enthusiasm for what you do draws talent that’s highly skilled and loyal. If this resonates with you, this Chief Engineer position may be a great opportunity for you.

As the Chief Engineer, you will

  • Oversee and manage all aspects of facilities management to ensure the safety and security of guests and associates and protect the asset for investors and owners. Use your extensive knowledge and talent for team management to ensure operations are smooth and facilities fully functioning for optimal guest experience.
  • Lead a skilled team of engineers. Create an environment that’s engaging, where motivated people want to join, learn, do their best, and advance. Lead a diverse, motivated team by modeling the way, by empowering, and coaching throughout the employment lifecycle.
  • Keep a pulse on the division’s budget. Use your extensive experience and knowledge to develop and manage the division’s budget and capital expenditure plan. Manage the renovation bidding process and contractor oversight to ensure quality work at minimal cost, consistent with maintaining optimal operations and meeting management expectations.
  • Do what it takes to maintain a safe guest and work environment and protect the asset. Develop and direct emergency programs; ensure equipment is well maintained and maintenance contracts are expertly negotiated and valid; and, conduct inspections and drills. 

Benefits

  • Hotel and other Travel discounts
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Long/Short Term Disability
  • 401-K
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Competitive Compensation plus incentives!

Homewood Suites by Hilton Cedar Rapids-North

95 Room Extended Stay

A suite stay in scenic Cedar Rapids

You’ll find a comfortable suite with fully equipped kitchen and free WiFi 10 minutes from downtown Cedar Rapids. Restaurants and shops are nearby and Tucker Park, Andrews Golf Club, and Sky Zone Trampoline Park are all within five minutes' drive. Swim in our indoor pool or work out in our fitness center. WiFi and breakfast is on us.