Hyatt Lead Host - Engineering (Assistant Manager) in KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia

Lead Host – Engineering - Hyatt House Kuala Lumpur, Mont’Kiara

Come and join us in our journey as we care for people so they can be their best! We believe that being your best is about being your true self - engaged, fulfilled and ready to take on the world.

Hyatt House Kuala Lumpur, Mont’Kiara- will mark the first Hyatt House hotel in Malaysia and South East Asia. Located in Mont’Kiara, an affluent suburb located five kilometers from downtown Kuala Lumpur, the hotel will feature approximately 298 guestrooms, a three-meal restaurant, 3,100 square feet of meeting space, a fitness centre, and a sky pool. Scheduled to open in 2018, the hotel will be part of a larger mixed use development, Arcoris Mont’Kiara, which will feature business suites, small home offices (“SoHo”), residential units, and a retail plaza.

At Hyatt House Kuala Lumpur, we believe that being away from home doesn’t mean giving up the life you live. To embody this, Hyatt House hotels offer contemporary experiences in casual home comfort in a welcoming and warm environment that encourages hotel guests to live like residents.

We are currently looking for an experienced Lead Host – Engineering to join us in this exciting journey with the first Hyatt House in South East Asia.

This position reports directly to the Chief Engineer.

An individual with an entrepreneurial spirit and a prominent member within the industry, you will be confident and driven in your approach. You are business savvy and are known for your ability to communicate and negotiate at all levels, are detail orientated and must be able to problem-solve with employees and guests. Must be able to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment and be constantly hands on and ready to lend expertise within other departments of the hotel.

Hyatt House hotels and Hyatt Place hotels are part of the fastest growing segments within Hyatt in Asia Pacific. This is an exciting opportunity for a performance driven individual who wants to develop their career with Hyatt Hotels.


Key Qualifications and requirements:

Carries out and completes all maintenance works/requests according to the established schedule and ensures high quality of finishing work. Pays particular attention to guest related jobs.

Ensures the Hosts – Technicians are at areas of their assignment at all times.

Coordinates with Housekeeping to conduct quarterly preventative maintenance work for all guest rooms.

Monitors and controls the maintenance and energy expenses in all hotel areas daily and follow up with relative Lead Hosts or Department Heads.

Ensures the smooth running of all operational procedures within the department and in relation to other departments.

Coordinates and inspects with Contractor’s Supervisor on work carried out by Contractors

To carry out effectively the Preventive Maintenance Program schedule assigned by Chief Engineer promptly and are of the highest standard.

Communicate and liaises with other departments to determine the work required by them on planning and solution on daily operational problems.

Candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted for the next phase of the recruitment process

Primary Location: MY-10-Kuala Lumpur
Organization: Hyatt House Kuala Lumpur
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Engineering/Facility Maintenance
Req ID: KUA000714

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