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Shift Engineer

The Role

Main Duties

Liaise with colleague on preceding shift and check log hand over information and action accordingly.Liaise with coordinator or duty manager at the beginning of each shift to confirm attendance.To be a member of the investigation team in the event of activation of alarms, such as fire.Carry out daily fire, life and safety checks as detailed in the department’s Policies & Procedures manual.Carry out daily plant and equipment inspections and ensure systems are operating at optimum conditions for comfort and minimum energy usage.Check Hotsos or Engineering Job Log and action outstanding issues.Input all non Hotsos generated work requests reported to you into the Hotsos system and record actions and status.Carry out corrective and preventive maintenance duties as directed by your supervisor or managers.Promptly advise your supervisor or managers of any serious problems or failures together with any relevant information to aid follow up.Liaise with external contractors when required.Record in the log book all relevant information, information required for follow up of any outstanding issues or incidents that may have arisen on your shift; carry out hand over procedures with colleague on following shift.

General Duties:

Be familiar with and comply with all relevant Engineering department Policies & Procedures.To adhere to the grooming standards as detailed in the departments Policies & Procedures manual.To follow the ME London standards when interacting with guests and colleagues.To provide a timely, professional and friendly service to hotel guests and colleagues as detailed in the departments Policies & Procedures manual.To provide a basic set of hand tools and maintain them in good order and ensure that specialist tools supplied by the department are looked after as detailed in the departments Policy & Procedures manual.

To ensure safe working conditions for yourself and your colleagues and report any unsafe working conditions / practices to your supervisor or manager. To ensure that work areas are left in a safe and tidy condition.To deputise for engineering night team in their absence.To attend internal and external training courses as directed.To perform other duties that management may from time to time reasonably require.

The Hotel

ME by Meliá is a personality-led, lifestyle brand that seeks to fuse innovative style with local tastes captivating clientele with a love for contemporary art and design, international cuisine, fashion and world music. We currently have ME hotels in 9 destination cities: London, Madrid, Mallorca, Ibiza, Milan, Cabo, Cancun, Miami and Sitges; ME Caracas and ME Dubai will open in 2018 and ME Barcelona and ME Doha will open in 2019.

Contemporary luxury lifestyle hotel, ME London, is the flagship property for the ME by Meliá brand, located on the Strand in the cultural heart of London. The UK’s first Foster + Partners’ hotel, ME London is one of the leading hotels in the capital offering 157 exquisitely-designed guestrooms (a quarter featuring private balconies), including 15 suites, and ultra-luxurious Suite ME, a two storey penthouse in the turret of the building. The brand has been built on first-rate service, and ME London is no exception. Each guest's stay is orchestrated by the dedicated hotel team; ensuring each and every guest has an unforgettable experience.

Proud to have been awarded Stylish Luxury Hotel of the Year 2017, Favourite Urban Hotel 2016 and Best City Hotel UK 2016, these are just some of our accolades. Follow ME London on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram: @MELondonHotel


A fun, engaging working environment

28 days’ holiday inc. bank holidays (pro rata)

Workplace Pension

Meals on duty

Childcare vouchers

Uniform & Dry cleaning

Social Activities

A discount programme for you, your friends and family to stay in Meliá Hotels International properties around the world

Cross-training opportunities