Posting Date Mar 22, 2021 Job Number 21024983 Job Category Engineering & Facilities Location W Amsterdam, Spuistraat 175, Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands VIEW ON MAP Brand W Hotels Schedule Full-Time Relocation? N Position Type Non-Management Located Remotely? N
Boldly coloring outside the lines of luxury, W turns the traditional notion of the extravagant hotel on its head. Our irreverent attitude and taste for excess redefine revelry for the modern jet set. Our guests have a lust for a life less ordinary that drives them to demand more, experience it all, and hit repeat.
We share our guests’ passions, providing insider access to what’s new and what’s next. Moderation is not in our vocabulary and we know that lust for life demands more, not less. W guests soak it in and live each day with a mantra: Detox.Retox.Repeat. If you’re ready to create the energetic W scene that is magnetic to everyday disruptors around the world, then we invite you to explore a career with W Hotels.
Start your career as an Engineer at the W Amsterdam where design, music and fashion connect to our guests and create an extraordinary dynamic for the city of canals.
Split across two unique buildings, a former Telephone Exchange building and a Bank, W Amsterdam is an intriguing design mix of heritage and contemporary where nights never end and the pulse is set high with a full calendar of exclusive W Happenings.
A magnificent icon where our guests step inside the W Amsterdam and go straight to the top and check in at our rooftop W Living Room. Experience the innovative design and luxury of our 238 stylish guestrooms, including 25 suites, three WOW suites and two lavish Extreme WOW Suites.
Get in on the fun and transform your dreams into reality. Apply now and Deliver Whatever/Whenever to our guests, Connect to the Extraordinary & Surround yourself with what’s new/next.
Located near Dam Square, W Amsterdam is right in the heart of the city, just steps from the iconic canal district with its vibrant restaurants, bars and nightlife scene and an easy stroll to the boutiques of the 9 Streets district.
We are looking for an all-round Engineer with experience working in (luxury) hotels. It is critical that the Engineer represents the W lifestyle to our guests and customers. They, like the rest of our ‘talent’ are the soul behind the brand and they bring it to life.
The position is divers and variable in which you are mainly responsible for maintenance of all the installations/machinery of the hotel, as well as furniture and inventory of the rooms and in public areas. You will take care of the professional appearance of the hotel and rooms. In short, you will take care of everything the guest will make use of during his stay. Moreover, you handle problems and complaints and will focus on technical activities.
Observe defects and setting diagnoses
Solving defects and preform simple, common reparations to the equipment, installations and inventory of the hotel
Periodically control and clean of the installations, replacing supplements, adjusting and doing test runs
Preparing for renovations of installations of new equipment
Providing advise towards specialized firms during working activities
Stock control and ordering new stock in consultation with Chief Engineer
Reply on questions of guests and your fellow talents, give explanation about the usage of different equipment and the potential hazards.
Rotating weekend and evening shift
Daily maintaining lighting of the hotel
You are responsible of carrying out daily measurements and maintenance of the pool
Work according accurate environment and safety values
Keeping track of the gas-, water- and electricity readings and controlling the energy consumption
Performing of general working activities if necessary
You possess high levels of organizational skills and efficiency and are able to work under pressure. As "Talent" you represent the W lifestyle to our guests. You are the heart inside the brand - you bring it to life. We don't call W employees "Talent" for nothing. Creative. Exciting. Innovative. W Talent are naturally attracted to the Brand - they "get it"! W Talent are as unique as the brand itself, and cultivate the witty, whimsical, cool W environment. We push the envelope, raise the bar, and strive to be the best.
If you are the right candidate, you will be passionate about the W brand. You'll have an upbeat and positive attitude and you are someone who enjoys a challenge! You thrive from working in a high pressure and high volume environment and can think and act quickly if need be. You are a team player and enjoy building relationships with colleagues and customers alike. You generally have a work hard/play hard attitude to life and you enjoy having fun at work as well!
Are you the one who will WOW us and be part of our W Talent?
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