Fairmont Duty Engineer in Chengdu, China

Primary Location

Duty Engineer

Hotel Overview: Fairmont Chengdu, situated within the Palm Springs International Centre, is located in the heart of Tianfu New Area and Chengdu Hi-tech Zone andis adjacent to the Century City New International Convention & Exhibition Center, Global Center and the Tianfu Software Park. Palm SpringsInternational Centre includes the hotel, an grade A level commercial office tower and two luxury residential towers, anchored by a 42,100 squaremeter retail mall. The hotel features 336 guest rooms, Willow Stream Spa, Gold Executive Floor, over 1,350 square meters of meeting facilities, and a collection ofF&B; concepts including an all-day-dining restaurant Spectrum, CUBE a three-floor concept - lounge, cocktail bar and Japanese restaurant, asignature Sichuan Chinese restaurant Chang Yi, and our feature restaurant and bar occupying the top two levels of the hotel, Manhattan. The hotelis expected to open in 4th quarter of 2016.

Chengdu is one of China’s most famous cities and is a top destination for people from China and around the world to visit. It has a deepculture and history, hundreds of amazing tourist attractions and of course the famous Chengdu and Sichuan cuisine. Chengdu has been listed asone of the fastest growing and top 4 cities to live in in China.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Director of Engineering, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service

  • To ensure through continuously physically checking all areas within the Hotel and all aspects of the Engineering services and implementation of standard procedures the highest standard of maintenance is achieved

  • To ensure all log books, record sheets and dairy of events are correctly completed and kept up to date prior to finishing your shift.

  • To ensure maintenance request assigned to you are completed competently, with the minimum of disruption to the Hotel’s guests and colleagues and within a given time

  • To ensure the daily readings of all utility meters are carried out, and recorded, and the consumption calculations are completed

  • To ensure Hotel's fire, health and safety procedures are implemented

  • To perform any other duties and responsibilities as required by the Director of Engineering

  • Attend and report to Director of Engineering and Building Maintenance Manager any actions or action plans that may arise from inspections by the local authorities

Employee Status


  • Previous experience is an asset
  • University or college diploma in a building services discipline
  • At least 2 years working as Duty Engineer or higher in a hotel maintenance operation or service maintenance in a similar complex
  • Good knowledge and practical skills in electrical, mechanical maintenance, A/C systems, Boilers, steam, gas, water supplies distribution and sewerage treatment plants and equipment
  • Ability to demonstrate, motivational, leadership skills, problem solving, planning and organizing, decision making, prioritizing, delegating training and developing and producing results
  • Good spoken English communication and written would be an advantage
  • Fluency in Chinese Mandarin (verbal & written) essential

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift

Visa Requirements:Must be legally eligible to work in China. The hotel will assist with the working visa for suitable foreigner applicants.

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Primary Location: China-Chengdu-Fairmont Chengdu

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Management / Supervisory

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Closing Date: Ongoing

Req ID: CHG00092