Director of Engineering
Company: The Bidwell Marriott Portland
Posted on: September 16, 2023
The Bidwell Hotel is seeking a Director of Engineering to join our
team in serving guests with creativity and passion!
Work Where You Belong! The Bidwell is a luxury hotel in downtown
Portland offering guests easy access to the city's shopping,
dining, and top attractions. Our High Horse restaurant + bar
features an elevated selection of regionally inspired food and
drinks. Overlooking Broadway, our private dining room is perfect
for small groups. We also offer the convenience of in-room dining.
Our M Club lounge offers an exclusive luxurious space to unwind and
enjoy an oasis in the heart of the city. Our events level has 3,300
square feet of space across six upgraded meeting rooms all on one
--- 1,776-square-foot River Ballroom can seat up to 140 guests
--- State-of-the-art audiovisual equipment
Each spacious room offers a stunning view of the city, mountains or
beautiful West Hills and features state-of-the-art amenities
including a 65-inch HDTV and complimentary Wi-Fi. Hotel amenities
include refillable water stations on every floor, a fitness center
with Peloton bikes and TRX equipment.
The Director of Engineering is a key leader of the Engineering
department and is an Executive Committee member responsible for
overall maintenance of the building, and exterior of the hotel,
while ensuring a properly equipped and efficiently deployed
engineering team. As a department head this position directs and
works with managers and employees to successfully execute all
engineering operations including proper operation, maintenance and
repair of all HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing, electrical, life
safety, electrical and mechanical equipment/systems. Works to
establish a safe and secure environment for all guests and
associates. Strives to continually improve guest and employee
satisfaction and maximize the financial performance of the
As part of Sage Hospitality Group, we passionately strive to be the
best and create excellence in everything we do. We believe in
enriching lives one experience at a time. More than a slogan, we
empower our employees to make positive impacts on the communities
in which we live and work. By providing genuine service we build
relationships with our guests and value for our shareholders, and
we create unforgettable experiences.
We are looking for independent thinkers. Those who harness their
entrepreneurial spirit so that it breaks preconceived notions.
We're not afraid to forge our own path. After all, it's what
industry leaders do. That's why we welcome risk takers and creative
spirits alike. No matter your daily role, Sage recognizes that your
success is about more than the work you do-it's really about who
you are, which is why we invest in your personal and professional
growth. We hope you consider joining us!
Develop, implement and manage emergency programs for the operation
and maintenance of all equipment and physical structures and
landscaping in compliance with corporate/franchise standards,
local, state and national codes and regulations to protect the
asset, guests and employees, to ensure optimum operations, minimize
expenses and maximize customer satisfaction. Position is
responsible for the short and long term planning and day-to-day
operations of the engineering division. Recommends the department's
budget and capital expenditures and manages expenses within
approved budget constraints. Participates in total hotel management
as a member of the hotel Executive Committee.
-Supervise the Human Resources in the division to attract, retain
and motivate the staff; hire, train, develop, empower, coach and
counsel, conduct performance and salary reviews, resolve problems,
provide open communication vehicles, discipline and terminate, as
-Develop, recommend, implement and manage the department's budget
capital expenditure plan, forecasts and objectives consistent with
maintaining a first class property and management's
-Develop, implement and manage a maintenance program and negotiate
maintenance contracts for the hotel, the grounds and all of the
equipment in compliance with corporate/franchise standards and
local, state and national codes and regulations to ensure the
safety, convenience and satisfaction of all guests, managers and
employees to protect the asset and maintain the property in first
-Develop, implement and direct all Emergency Programs; ensure all
equipment is maintained, conduct inspections and drills, ensure
compliance with all codes and regulations, train all employees and
maintain accurate records to ensure a safe environment which
protects the asset, guests and employees.
-Develop, implement and manage energy conservation programs for the
property to minimize expenses.
-Coordinate renovation bidding, define the cost and scope of the
project and oversee the general contractor and subcontractors to
ensure quality work is performed for minimal cost.
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