The Stafford Hotel

Shift Engineer - London

20 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Job Type
Full Time

About - The Stafford London

Tucked away in the heart of historic St James’s, and just minutes from London’s iconic landmarks and vibrant West End, The Stafford London is the epitome of traditional British luxury. The Stafford London is home to the renowned American Bar, a London institution, and The Game Bird, a restaurant which celebrates contemporary British cooking.

When you work for us not only will you be working for one of London’s most historic five-star hotels but you will also be working for a Company where the skills and knowledge you gain here will be recognised in the industry worldwide. 

If you have a passion for hospitality, the drive to deliver only the best results, a keen eye for detail and first class service skills then this may be the place for you.    

The Role: Shift Engineer 

We are looking to fill the position of shift engineer who enjoys being part of an independent establishment with excellent communication skills and a hands on approach to the business.   Successful candidate must hold a city & guilds or NVQ qualification in electrical, plumbing.

You must have a positive attitude of working as part of a team and the flexibility to respond to a range of different work situations at short notice.  You must have the ability to work on own initiative. 

The main responsibilities of a Shift Engineer are listed below:

  • Liaise with Housekeeping to coordinate and prioritise maintenance activities
  • Respond to all enquiries promptly throughout all departments   
  • Carry out maintenance repair work and ensure the appropriate PPE is worn during all repairs
  • Follow and implement planned preventative maintenance programs PPM in accordance with property requirements.
  • Ensure good relationships with internal and external customers and contractors
  • Follow C.O.S.H.H regulations, in particular the storage of hazardous substance

The successful candidate must have previous experience in 4/5 Star hotel operations. You'll be involved with achieving ongoing high standards and guest satisfaction.

What you’ll get in return

Here at The Stafford London we pride ourselves on delivering an exceptional guest experience, and we know that at the core of these experiences are the team members who make it happen. This is why we strongly believe in investing in our people. On top of offering a competitive salary we offer a fantastic range of benefits.

We love to see our colleagues succeed so when you’re a part of our team you’re not just here for a job, but a career path where we will endeavour to help you grow to your fullest potential; but don’t just believe me – you can ask many of our staff members who have been with us for 20, 30 and even 40 years! 


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