Reliably Different - Welcome to voco , IHG s new upscale brand.
We call our Hotels voco . It means to invite and call together originating from Latin representing our thoughtful, unstuffy and charming nature. Guests tell us that voco is fun without being vanilla, trendy without being alienating and premium, without being stuffy. This unique and playful attitude, combined with a consistent level of quality, sits at the heart of our brand.
Whatever we re up to, there are brand values and service behaviours that guide us...
Brand values: Always dependable, Respect individuality & Be distinctive
Service values: Count on us to; Be natural & Make every stay special.
Drawing on IHG s years of experience in delivering True Hospitality, voco Hotels gives people a different choice. Hotels that are reliable enough to depend on, but different enough to be fun. Our new family of hotels are connected by their individual characters, that make memorable travel dependable with unstuffy hotels, where people feel comfortable to relax, and just get on with relaxing. The moment a guest steps into one of our hotels, they walk into a genuinely memorable experience.
The world's first voco Hotel opened in November 2018 in Gold Coast, Australia and the first voco Hotel in Saudi Arabia will be opening soon in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia.
voco Al Khobar, a location like no other, connected to all the delights of the city, moments from shopping, dining and entertainment experiences.
Your day to day
As Chief Engineer your responsibilities will entail the efficient operation of the hotel property and all its equipment, ancillary maintenance and repair services and protection of the Owner s asset. Structural aspects of the hotel as well as the maintenance of grounds and external facilities all fall within the span of responsibility as well. You will have the support of the engineering team in co-coordinating the engineering operations of the hotel in line with voco hotels standards to ensure maximum efficiency and guest satisfaction.
What we need from you
Will be able to prepare the payroll and financial budgets for the department and to plan for the challenges related to technology and business trends. Provide directions to the Engineering team on property maintenance. Awareness of Energy management programs and environmental conservation is a must. Fire Life and Safety practices in the hotel must be practiced as well as a fool-proof crisis management plan.