Fairmont Carpenter in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Primary Location

Carpenter

Creating an engaging work environment for Colleagues of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is as important as turning moments into memories for our guests. Your organization skills and the values you model as Assistant Housekeeping Manager will inspire your team – not only to ensure an exceptional in-room guest experience, but also to grow their careers with Fairmont.

Hotel Overview:

Located just north of the city, Fairmont Riyadh will be part of a new mixed-use development project comprising the hotel, a convention center and commercial real estate space that will house multinational corporations as well as regional companies. The hotel will feature 298 spacious guestrooms, including Fairmont Gold. Guests will enjoy a selection of dining venues as well as spa and fitness facilities. The convention center comprises 4,000 square meters of meeting and function space.

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
  • Follow blueprints and building plans to meet the needs of clients
  • Install structures and fixtures, such as windows and molding
  • Measure, cut, or shape wood, plastic, and other materials
  • Construct building frameworks, including walls, floors, and doorframes
  • Help erect, level, and install building framework with the aid of rigging hardware and cranes
  • Inspect and replace damaged framework or other structures and fixtures
  • Instruct and direct laborers and other construction helpers
  • Apply all codes to installations, repairs and maintenance
  • Ensure all requirements as specified by the manufacturer of systems and fixtures are met.
  • Ensure all installations, repairs and maintenance are properly sized, aligned, supported and graded.
  • Ensure all installations, repairs and maintenance meets the requirements of the appropriate codes
  • Ensure all installations, repairs and maintenance meets environmental protection.
  • Ensure clean safe and healthy work environment including but not limited to technical plants, engineering offices and workshops.
  • Attend and participate in the daily engineering meetings.
Employee Status

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience is an asset
  • Trade certificate or handful experience.

  • Knowledge of carpentry and building maintenance.

  • 3 years’ experience in hotel engineering operations or building maintenance.

  • Must be able to put up flooring, ceiling, drywalls, doors and windows.

  • Must be a highly organized.

  • Must be adaptable and handle last minute changes positively.

  • Arabic and English speaking a strong asset.

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

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift
  • Frequent standing and walking throughout shift.

  • Occasional lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs.

  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps.

  • The Carpenter has a physically strenuous and demanding job. He will be lifting, pulling and managing heavy equipment and objects. The Carpenter will have to work in all weather, and must be prepared for both extreme heat and cold.

Visa Requirements:

Eligible candidate will be provided visa to have work permit required as per the local law.

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ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS

At Fairmont Hotels & Resort we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That's why you'll find exceptional work opportunities - throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific - as well as industry - leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London's The Savoy, New York's The Plaza, and Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award - winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Primary Location: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia-Riyadh-Fairmont Riyadh

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Colleague

Schedule: Full-time

Closing Date: 08.Aug.2017, 10:59:00 PM

Req ID: RIY00245