Engineer I

Date:  Nov 2, 2019
Property:  RPH (0023)
Location: 

Newport Coast, CA, 92657

Division:  Resort at Pelican Hill (RPH)
Req ID:  29817

Position Summary:

The Engineering Department is responsible for maintaining the well-being of the hotel. Reporting to the Director of Engineering, the primary purpose of the Building Engineer I is to assist with upholding the integrity of hotel operations through HVAC maintenance, repairing facilities, and participating in special projects. We offer the opportunity to work with an exciting group of people within a dedicated team environment. In addition to potential career advancement opportunities within the company, we offer exponential learning opportunities!

Job Duties:
  • Oversee central plant and chiller operations
  • Maintain and repair hotel, kitchen, and laundry facilities
  • Electrical and plumbing systems maintenance
  • Maintain logs of work performed while on duty
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and charge refrigeration and HVAC systems
  • Perform preventative maintenance within guest rooms and respond to guest room maintenance complaints
  • Assemble furniture as needed
  • Work as a team with all members of the Engineering department
  • Participate in special projects
Minimum Qualifications / Other Expectations:
  • Universal EPA 608 certification
  • At least 4 years HVAC experience (or combination of HVAC technical certification and experience)
  • A desire to learn and take ownership of responsibilities
  • Good communication and follow-up skills
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude
  • Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with any of the following: commercial laundry and kitchen repair, boiler operations, central plant operations, chiller operations, and high rise fire systems


About Us:
The Resort at Pelican Hill (a part of Irvine Company’s Coastal Collection) is one of the world’s finest Five-Star, Five-Diamond destinations offering unparalleled service and luxury.

Perched upon 504 acres of unrivaled coastal beauty, The Resort at Pelican Hill is a world unto itself with seven exceptional dining options, 36 holes of world-class golf and the #1 Spa in California.

Our employee community is comprised of hard-working, dedicated hospitality professionals who create memorable experiences that stay with guests long after they’ve left. It’s an environment populated with talented, passionate and experienced people, a collaborative spirit and abundant opportunities.

Apply today to join our employee community, and learn more about Irvine Company, our legacy and our guiding principles.


The Irvine Company is committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices, including selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, compensation, termination, and training, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, pregnancy, age, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, and local law. Reasonable accommodation is available for qualified individuals with disabilities, upon request.


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