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Hyatt Facility Manager in OTTAWA, Canada


The Facility Manager is responsible for the effective management of all engineering and maintenance operations, fire and life safety as well as sustainability efforts within the hotel. The role is also responsible for development of the Maintenance team. Staying current with all local and federal compliance regulations in the field of building engineering as required for uninterrupted hotel operations.

The Facility Manager will perform the following tasks to the highest standard

  • Lead the maintenance team in the day-to-day engineering and maintenance operations of the hotel.

  • Prepare and implement preventative maintenance schedules for all equipment and areas within the hotel.

  • Prepare and manage team scheduling with efficiency

  • Diagnose, maintain and repair mechanical equipment within the hotel or schedule appropriate trades.

  • Communicate with other operating departments to coordinate work for guest rooms and public areas.

  • Develop systems and procedures to ensure the Health & Safety of guests and colleagues.

  • Prepare repairs and maintenance budgets for maintenance team.

  • Assist in preparing capital budgets for the hotel.

  • Develop, implement and direct all emergency response programs.

  • Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned.

  • Minimum 3-5 years of previous experience in hotel engineering or in facilities management at a managerial level or assistant manager level.

  • Certified facility manager accreditation would be considered an asset.

  • Advanced knowledge in operating and maintaining engineering systems within the hotel.

  • Committed to delivering a high level of customer service.

  • Strong leadership skills.

  • Flexible to respond to a range of different work situations.

  • Detail oriented; able to resolve problems using facts and sound reasoning.

  • Proficient with computers and maintenance related computer programs.

  • Maintain the day-to-day colleague working system for Keywatcher.

  • Ability to work well under pressure.

  • This is a dynamic role, which requires a dynamic individual.

Primary Location: CA-ON-Ottawa

Organization: Andaz Ottawa

Pay Basis: Yearly

Job Level: Full-time

Job: Engineering/Facility Maintenance

Req ID: OTT000257

Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.