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Duty Engineer

Ras Al Khaimah

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Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah

The Duty Engineer manages the maintenance and repair of the hotel buildings, grounds and contents in a cost-effective manner, ensuring the efficient and safe operation of all plant and equipment. This role is concerned with assisting in the supervision of all repairs, maintenance and new installations, ensuring the safety operations in the hotel.


  • Set and maintain service standards for work to
  • Manage the system’s materials, staff borrowing tools as well as the registration and storage system of receiving materials.
  • drive staff to achieve common goals. 
  • Assign tasks according to the instructions of the Director of Engineering, follow-up with and guiding the completion of tasks, ensuring good handover between teams to ensure smooth workflow. 
  • Regularly check the operation of the machine room, related systems and equipment, and give timely feedback. 
  • Advise on equipment and operating procedures in terms of energy efficiency. 
  • Responsible for the administrative work within the team, and daily performance, recording and filing the maintenance policies involved in the shift. 

Qualifications & Experience:

  • A certificate in a specialized field such as Electrical, Mechanical, Refrigeration, Carpentry, or Plumbing, required
  • Current working knowledge of general maintenance and engineering work
  • Experience in the Maintenance Department of a large hotel, hospital, ship, and/or restaurant complex or similar