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Director of Engineering

Company: Benchmark Hospitality
Location: Gainesville
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Job Description:

Benchmark's company culture is central to our management philosophy. The company's stated purpose is "to provide an entrepreneurial environment where determined people dare to create, share, and build futures.

To be the "benchmark" by which all others are judged takes passion, courage, and dedication. We invite you to explore our extraordinary offering of unique opportunities, all with a common goal of providing an unforgettable journey.

Job Description Summary:

ABOUT US: The Hilton University of Florida Conference Center, located on southwest corner of the University of Florida campus, combines a host of upscale and market-leading attributes unparalleled in the Gainesville area. The hotel is newly renovated and features superior International Association of Conference Centers (IACC) accredited meeting space, award-winning dining, spacious guest rooms and exceptional hospitality presented in an upscale contemporary interior design and ambiance. The Hilton UF offers guests the perfect environment for work, play or both.

OUR CULTURE: We foster a creative and energetic work environment where people come to work and have fun. We value passionate people who love to be challenged and are committed to "being the difference" by creating memorable experiences in the lives of all we serve. We strive to cultivate and maintain a team environment where every team member is working together to provide exceptional service to every guest, every time by not only meeting their expectations, but exceeding them! Our team members are proud to work here

Will be responsible for providing assistance in engineering operations; including maintenance, repair of hotel property, outside grounds, hotel equipment, preventative maintenance and asset protection. Will identify needs, organize staff and contractors and oversee the completion of the maintenance needs.

Job Description:

BASIC FUNCTION: The Director will assist guests with maintenance needs or other requests, identify and correct problems, organize work loads and direct all Property Operations staff in accordance to policies and procedures.


High school diploma or equivalent. Vocational or technical training preferred. Four years experience in a similar position in the hospitality industry. Four years previous management experience. Ability to read and interpret HVAC, electrical, mechanical and plumbing blueprints. Ability to use hand tools and power tools. Ability to read wire and schematic diagrams. Ability to properly use an electrical meter. Universal refrigerant license. Understanding of office equipment.


Directs and supervises all management and line staff in the department. Interview, hires and promotes employees in the department. Trains, motivates and supports subordinate staff to ensure quality service. Counsels, coaches, disciplines and documents performance of staff. Recognizes and rewards superior performance. Maintains all personnel and other pertinent records pertaining to Engineering. Conducts all meetings pertaining to Engineering. Submits all reports and memos to appropriate parties. Develops property operations budgets, forecasts and utility accruals. Maintain all buildings and work performed in accordance to all governing bodies and codes. Provide assistance in the capitol expenditure budget. Participate in all managerial meetings and functions. Hires and supervise outside contractors. Responds to guests' maintenance requests and questions and resolves their need efficiently. Respond to any reasonable task as assigned by General Manager.


Works in all areas of the property, both inside and outside possible in inclement weather. Must be able to work at various heights on ladders, roofs, etc. Some work may be in confined spaces.

Keywords: Benchmark Hospitality, Gainesville , Director of Engineering, Executive , Gainesville, Florida

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