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Engineering Supervisor

SLS - Barcelona


Company Description

SLS Barcelona, a five-star urban resort of extraordinary experiences, brings a new variety of seaside glamour, indulgence and excellence to Barcelona’s waterfront district of Port Forum. Here the hallmarks of an SLS wonderland – playful ambiance, VIP treatment, and theatrical experiences - meet idyllic views to set a lavish stage for the extraordinary to unfold. The only 5-star hotel in the city to feature a terrace off every guestroom (471 in total), SLS Barcelona is all-encompassing in its delight, offering an array of exclusive amenities including rooftop dining and bars, three inviting swimming pools, a spacious 800 square-meter ballroom with abundant natural light, break out rooms catering to all size of meetings, a rejuvenating spa, and a state-of-the-art fitness centre. Say farewell to the ordinary, and hello to the extraordinary! 

Job Description

What you’ll do

We are looking for an Engineering Supervisor to join the pre-opening team at SLS Barcelona. Under the guidance of the Engineering Manager, you’ll be responsible for maintaining the equipment and all aspects related to preventive and corrective maintenance of all areas of the hotel (pool, common areas, kitchens, rooms, etc.):

  • Supervise and provide constructive feedback to all team members to ensure safe work practices, efficient operation, proper preventive maintenance and equipment repair practices, efficient operation, proper preventative maintenance, and repair to equipment.
  • Assist in the preparation of consumption reports on power, water, steam, and gas.
  • Ensure that maintenance & repairs performed by contractors are executed in accordance with agreed health and safety policy, contracts, fees or charges.
  • Perform maintenance as necessary.
  • Train and supervise the maintenance team.
  • Attend all types of repair and maintenance work on hotel facilities.
  • Participate in the hotel's energy conservation program.
  • Respond to all requests for work, repairs and maintenance work.
  • Look for any products related to the building structure to ensure adequate stock levels.
  • Perform maintenance and repairs of various types of equipment, such as laundry, kitchen, heating, ventilation, air conditioning equipment, including pumps, motors, fans, water treatment plant, sewage plant, electricity generators, lights, CCTV, telephone, TV, fire and life safety equipment and systems, among others.
  • Assist the Engineering Manager in preparing monthly maintenance status reports.
  • Prepare a spare parts list for engineering requirements.
  • Assist the Engineering Manager in structuring the team's workload to ensure projects are completed on time.
  • Monitor teamwork and ensure deadlines are met and work is completed to an established standard and perform scheduled preventive maintenance.


What we are looking for...

  • Qualification in variety of engineering/maintenance.
  • +5 years of experience in maintenance (masonry, plumbing and/or electrical repairs, etc.).
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Previous experience in hotel/tourist establishments is valuable.
  • Positive, proactive, energetic, dynamic, empathetic attitude with the ability to work as a team and passion for service.
  • English language skills highly valuable.
  • You take ownership of important issues, solve problems, and make effective decisions.
  • Availability and flexibility according to the hotel's needs (nights, weekends, holidays, etc.).
  • You learn quickly and adapt to SLS’s unique culture.
  • You are humble and open to ideas. We leave our ego at the door and help get things done.
  • You’re up for doing things differently and trying (almost) everything once.
  • You want to be part of a team that works hard, supports each other and has fun along the way.

Additional Information

What's in it for you... 

  • The opportunity to join an innovative, fast-growing, international group that’s committed to not just building new hotels but building a global brand. 

  • The chance to challenge the norm and work in an environment that is both creative and rewarding. 

  • Become part of a team that’s very passionate about creating great hospitality experiences and exploring new locations at every opportunity. 

  • A competitive package and plenty of opportunity for development. 

  • Excellent discounts across the entire Ennismore family of brands. 


SLS is part of Ennismore, a creative hospitality company rooted in culture and community, with a global collection of entrepreneurial and founder-built brands with purpose at their heart. Ennismore is a joint- venture with Accor, formed in 2021. 

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