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Chief Engineer

London, United Kingdom

Chief Engineer

  • London
  • Engineering Division
  • Full time

Situated on Hanover Square, Mayfair’s oldest square, Mandarin Oriental Mayfair and The Residences at Mandarin Oriental Mayfair, London is a true one-off. In London’s best-connected location, this is the front door to the finest that Mayfair and the capital have to offer. 

About the role

As Chief Engineer, you will will take full responsibility for all aspects related to the Engineering Department. Be pro-active, creative and results driven. To direct, coordinate and exercise functional authority for all maintenance functions of the Hotel and Residences.

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • To plan and to formulate the engineering program, organising staff according to project and maintenance requirements.
  • Reviews preventive maintenance tasks and yearly work schedules for all equipment and that they are updated on a regular basis taking in to consideration revised regulations from Local Authorities, revised Corporate Standards as well as input from Operational Departments
  • Takes leading role in establishing the objective for Engineer Department. To further coordinate the operational activity of all trades to ensure that these objectives are reached.
  • Coordinates with A.C.E. in establishing duty rosters and vacation plans for the engineering department. Ensures that these plans are in accordance with the local regulations and the demand of the workload.
  • Performs monthly inspections of the complete property and follows up on outstanding issues with the concerned contractors and technicians. The inspection shall also cover responsibilities of the other departments with the intention to ensure the overall quality standards of the hotel.
  • Takes active part in the Emergency Response Team and is responsible for the follow up on operational as well as technical matters related to the Hotel Emergency Procedures.

To be a successful candidate, you have substantial experience in luxury property or hotels, you possess excellent communication skills in all aspects and are quality driven with a passion for excellence.

We offer our Chief Engineer world class benefits including, but not limited to:

  • Highly competitive salary within the luxury London Hotel and Residences sector
  • Colleague discounts on hotel stays and dining across Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
  • Free laundry and complimentary meals whilst on duty
  • Colleague recognition and reward programmes
  • An exciting range of learning and development programmes
  • Opportunities for promotion and transfers across the group
  • Colleague Social events and Wellness programmes
  • Private Health Care Scheme


In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.


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