Engineering Supervisor

About the job

About Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon: 

 

Located in the heart of Lisbon, our historic Hotel wears the cultural heart and soul of Portugal on its sleeve. Inside, art-deco sensibilities mingle with an updated Louis XVI style, and a collection of important contemporary local artwork fills our halls. Outside, views of the city’s rolling hills and brightly tiled exteriors spread out before you.  

 

The hotels extensive outside terrace overlooking Eduardo VII Park, offers a true resort feel with its new outdoor pool and lush garden. 

 

An urban oasis with a spa and indoor pool, and a rooftop fitness center with an outdoor running track overlooking the city’s seven hills. 

 

Varanda, the modern restaurant vaunts top-level cuisine under the guidance of Chef Pascal Meynard. It is famous for the generous brunch and varied menu of gourmet delicacies. 

 

Skillful curatorship – “curadoria” in Portuguese – lies at the heart of CURA, the hotel’s new restaurant where young Michelin-starred Chef and head culinary curator Pedro Pena Bastos selects his ingredients as meticulously as an artist chooses his paints, drawing from Lisbon’s rich regional palette of seasonal ingredients to create artisanal dishes of great depth, taste and meaning. 

 

We are looking for an Engineering Supervisor to join our Team! 

 

The role of the Engineering Supervisor: 

 

This person must have a commitment and passion and will provide a first class service to the Four Seasons Standards, ensuring that the guests’ needs are met and will do this in a pleasant manner as an ambassador for the Four Seasons product. 

Main duties and tasks: 

  •  Assist in ensuring that effective preventive maintenance schedules are followed. 

  •  Assist in planning and implementing procedures, systems and controls to ensure an efficient maintenance department. 

  • Directly supervise staff in carrying out work schedules as well as spot checking to verify quality and employee performance. 

  • Maintain logs on movement of stock items and tools. 

  • Ensure timely and accurate sub meter, chemical treatment, and engine room logs. 

  • Handle the purchasing of equipment replacement parts and repairs.  This includes contacting vendors for best prices, writing purchase orders, receiving goods, and completing projects. 

  • Ensure that work order/request system is properly executed and that items from the logbook are followed up on when necessary. 

  • Assist in developing and updating comprehensive departmental policies and manuals. 

  • Ensure that all meter readings on gas, electricity, water and domestic steam and water are taken and reviewed for consumption. 

  • Assist in compiling a monthly consumption report on gas, electricity, water and domestic steam and water. 

  • Train and drill the Team on fire life safety systems, valve locations and other emergency procedures that involves the department. 

  • Ensure effective communication and good relations between the Engineering department and other departments. 

  • Prepare and follow through on any projects as outlined by senior management. 

  • Ensure all areas of the hotel are patrolled and inspected on a regular basis. 

  • Ensure timely completion of all assigned responsibilities. 

  • Prepare requisitions for purchase and work orders and liaise efficiently with the Director of Engineering on such matters. 

  • Always conduct oneself in a professional manner to reflect the high standards of Four Seasons Hotels and encourage staff to do the same. 

  • Attend and participate in all required meetings. 

  • Respond properly in any hotel emergency of safety situation. 

  • Perform other tasks or projects as assigned by management and staff. 

 

Candidates must have a firm knowledge of Engineering operations. Candidates must speak, read and write Portuguese. English is a must. Must have the right to work in European Union. 

 

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to be part of our passionate team, join today the world’s leading luxury Hotel Company! 

 

 

About you

  • Language required: English.

The company

Long considered Lisbon’s premier luxury hotel and located right in the heart of the city, Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon provides a glorious bird’s-eye view of the city's stunning historic sites – and makes the perfect starting point for exploring its unique architecture. Designed with the intention of marking Lisbon’s name internationally and adding to the prestige of the Portuguese hotel industry, the Hotel is truly a landmark establishment in all senses of the word.

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Engineering Supervisor

Lisbon, Portugal

Full-time, Indefinite

Start Date:As soon as possible

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