Fire & Life Safety Manager

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Job description

Shangri-La''s - Eros Hotel, New Delhi

ARE YOU HAPPY WITH OK?

OR PERFECTION?

It takes a special kind of person to work at Shangri-La:

someone with an eye for details and the skills to perform;

someone with an attitude to deliver and a passion to delight.

Are you Shangri-La?

We are diverse, warm and caring, but also demanding, dynamic and innovative. As with every property in the group, Shangri-La’s - Eros Hotel, New Delhi will operate on a simple yet powerful philosophy of Shangri-La hospitality from a caring family.

We currently have a vacancy for a Fire & Life Safety Manager to join our team.

Job Summary/Purpose    :          

Under the direction of the Director of Engineering, the Fire & Life Safety Manager is responsible for the reliable operation of equipment and effective performance of all life safety systems within the property. He is responsible for training all hotel staff in life safety related issues to a level consistent with the needs relevant to their function in the hotel.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintains all records of testing, maintenance and remedial work for all Life Safety Equipment & Systems including Vertical Transportation.
  • Ensures we have valid authority certificates at all times.
  • Conducts orientation training in “Hotel Emergency Procedures” for new staff.
  • Promotes safety awareness for all hotel employees and Conducts refresher training for all staff.
  • Ensures training of the “Emergency Response Team” is to a high standard and includes “hands on” use of all relevant firefighting equipment.
  • Initial detailed familiarization of fire and smoke compartmentation requirements in the hotel.
  • Ensures that all life safety signage, be it illuminated or otherwise, is correctly maintained.
  • Ensures that appropriate fire doors are “unlocked” at all times. Immediately arranges for doors to be unlocked and files a report on the incident.
  • Informs and coordinates with security at all times where fire and life safety related issues impact on functions carried out by the Security Department (particularly when the fire control room is controlled and operated by the Security Department).
  • Conducts inspections during renovations to check that life and fire safety standards are maintained during construction.
  • Determines needs for equipment & materials that would help the department staff implement the EMS in their area. Where a department head is assigned and accountable for the implementation of an environmental management program, the logistical review extends to the needs of other departments, which may be involved in the implementation. Implements the EMS in his own department.
  • Essential Requirements

    • Diploma in Fire Prevention/Fighting from a recognized institution or Engineering qualifications at degree level or above
    • Exceptional communication skills in English (both written and spoken)
    • Experience / training in Civil Defense – Fire Brigade; Fire & Life Safety Certified
    • Excellent knowledge of hotel operations

    Attributes

    • A team player, dependent, highly motivated and mature
    • Able to work independently with a high speed of execution
    • Enthusiastic to the job whilst able to challenge the status quo
    • Attention to detail

    Shangri-La''s - Eros Hotel, New Delhi

    Requirements

    See description

    Job type
    Full-time
    Location
    India
    Department
    Engineering & Maintenance
    Starting in
    As soon as possible

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