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Engineer 1 (Plant Lead)

Hotel Del Coronado

Posted November 26, 2021

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Performs all tasks as required as an Engineer 1 in addition to leading and assigning plant related tasks and activities and reporting on plant conditions and work to management.

What will I be doing?


  • Visually inspect, operate, maintain and repair mechanical equipment in the power plant and mechanical rooms throughout the facility using knowledge of building mechanical systems such as water distribution, steam supply, pressure reducing stations, and chiller and high pressure boiler operation. Operate fan systems and maintain temperature controls.  Read blue prints and technical manuals, disassemble and reassemble equipment associated with all mechanical systems using various tools and equipment.  Involves movement of heavy materials including salt for hotel’s softener systems. 

  • Create, assign and lead plant related PM’s, work orders and management dictated tasks. Report on plant conditions and assigned work such as but not limited to event schedules, boiler repairs, operational evolutions, etc.

  • Follow manufacturer's guidelines and recommendations for preventative maintenance of all     mechanical equipment in the physical plant and mechanical areas of the hotel.  Perform preventative maintenance tasks on the mechanical equipment.

  • Log and maintain all required readings for physical plant of the hotel.

  • Maintain, test, log, and adjust water treatment readings for mechanical systems of hotel including the boiler, chilled water, condenser, and other closed loop systems

  • Maintain boiler and chiller rooms of hotel in a clean and orderly condition including painting as necessary.

  • Monitor and adjust hotel’s Building Automation System including but not limited to meeting room temperatures, public space temperatures, air handlers, heat exchangers, pumps, etc.



What are we looking for?

Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values:

  • Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.

  • Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.

  • Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.

  • Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.

  • Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.

  • Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline

In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes:

  • Quality

  • Productivity

  • Dependability

  • Customer Focus

  • Adaptability

What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands.  Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day.  And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!








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Hotel Del Coronado

757 Room Resort

Luxury Southern California Resort

With its iconic red turrets piercing the taut horizontal lines of an azure California skyline, the Hotel del Coronado radiates with a confidence of gracious Victorian splendor that is without equal.

Built in 1888, this classic beachfront respite near San Diego, California has long been heralded as one of America’s most beautiful beach resorts. A pronouncement underscored by its designation as a National Historic Landmark in 1977.

Jobs and Hospitality Employment

A living So Cal legend for more than 130 years, The Del has a rich history as the host to celebrities, royalty and beach-loving families. Today, this legacy is carried on by our extraordinary Team Members.

We believe that hospitality isn’t just a job, it’s a journey of self-discovery. Our Team Members are phenomenal professionals who work together to deliver inDELible experiences for every guest. As a part of the Curio Collection by Hilton, Team Members at The Del have access to international travel perks, career advancement opportunities and industry-leading benefits.

Hotel Del Coronado

1500 Orange Avenue

Coronado, CA 92118

Telephone (619) 522-8155

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