Director of Engineering in ADERO Scottsdale at Marriott Vacations Worldwide

Date Posted: 7/24/2020

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Job Description

Are you ready to grow your dream career while making others' vacation dreams come true? Marriott Vacations Worldwide is a world premier organization for Vacation Ownership with resorts at destinations around the globe. Join our team and help deliver unforgettable experiences that make vacation dreams come true.

Job Description


Together with the General Manager and fellow property executive leaders, this position will be responsible for overseeing the 177 room, Autograph Collection Resort. Functions as the strategic business leader of the property's Facilities Operations. Develops and implements property-wide strategies that deliver products and services to meet or exceed the needs and expectations of the brand’s target customer, associates and provides a return on investment.

With 177 new guest rooms and suites and a stunning new ballroom, ADERO will be the first iconic Autograph Collection® in Scottsdale. Merging the raw natural energy of the desert with the sophistication of a modern, world-class resort, we look forward to revealing an experience that can only be realized right here in the heart of Arizona in Summer 2020. 

ADERO's signature restaurant, CIELO meaning "sky," offers one of the best views in Scottsdale. CIELO takes a local, sustainable approach to our ingredients, offers deliciously inventive cuisine, and a curated selection of cocktails crafted with regional tequila and mezcal.

Provides a high level of property maintenance knowledge. Position has overall responsibility for maintaining the building, grounds, and physical plant with particular attention towards safety, security and asset protection.  Accountable for managing the budget, capital expenditure projects, preventative maintenance, and energy conservation.  Develops and implements strategies that will deliver products and services, which meet or exceed the needs and expectations of guests and employees while maximizing the financial performance.  Responsible for maintaining standards and regulatory requirements.  Leads the emergency response team for all facility issues.


Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED; 6 years experience in the engineering and maintenance or related professional area; technical training in HVAC-R/Electrical/Plumbing.


  • 2-year degree from an accredited university in Building and Construction, Engineering, Mechanics, or related major; 4 years experience in the engineering and maintenance or related professional area; technical training in HVAC-R/Electrical/Plumbing.


Managing Engineering Operations and Budgets

  • Works with property and regional engineering leadership team to determine how Engineering is performing against budget and highlights areas of concern to leadership.
  • Manages the physical plant including equipment, refrigeration, HVAC, plumbing, water treatment and electrical systems in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Administers service contracts to support property needs.
  • Ensures fire crew has complete understanding of all procedures, equipment, and alarms.
  • Coaches and supports engineering leadership team to effectively manage controllable expenses (e.g., wages, heat, light and power, water consumption, tools and equipment, grounds keeping supplies, uniforms, vendors, service agreements, inventory, etc.).
  • Manages and controls heat, light and power.
  • Develops an engineering operating strategy that is aligned with the property/brand’s business strategy.

Marriott Vacations Worldwide is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture.