Kapolei, Hawaii

Job Summary:

As the Engineering Services Director for Aulani, youwouldlead adynamic team that takes immense pride in knowing theirwork directly contributes to the joy our Guests feel when they stay at our hotels and eat at our restaurants.You will develop maintenance strategies while managing budget/cost control, customer relationships, guest and cast safety, training and staff development.

This is a senior level position that is responsible for leading a team of facilities maintenance managers and skilled technicians in the care and maintenance of Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa. You will be a leader of leaders and sit on the resort's executive leadership team while reporting to an executive within Facilities and Operations Services (FOS) at the Disneyland Resort.

Responsibilities:
  • Lead the team responsible for maintaining the physical integrity, and show quality of the assets within their responsibilities.
  • Ensure that the safety of our cast and guests is your first priority.
  • Work with both internal partners and external contractors.
  • Lead an organization of roughly 75 people- a mixture of salaried leaders and hourly technicians that are both experienced and diversified.
  • Manage a multi-million dollar annual operating budget.
  • Provide the team with a vision and inspire them to achieve it.
  • Need to understand the daily operation and dive in where necessary to help manage the details, while also allowing your team the freedom to execute.
  • Be required to prioritize and accomplish numerous priorities daily and "switch gears" quickly.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Experience leading a facilities maintenance/engineering team
  • Experience leading a team of leaders
  • Start up and operations experience in facilities and engineering management
  • Resoluteness in making decisions with well-developed processes for managing time
  • Customer focus/perspective
  • Commitment for team success
  • Skills in budget and scheduling management
  • Advanced knowledge ofBuilding Management/Engineering
  • Skills in developing leaders
  • 7 or more years of leadership experience in related field
  • Working knowledge of the operation, functionality, and components of facility level utilities and infrastructure
  • Ability to communicate and work with all levels of the organization
  • This is a physically demanding role. Candidate may need to access equipment pits, work platforms, cat walks, roofs and similar areas by ladder, as well as walk several miles per day.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Resort andhospitality experience
  • 10 or more years of leadership experience in related field
  • Direct experience with central energy plant operation or with similarly complex facility equipment
Required Education

Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering / Technical Field, or comparable related work experience

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About Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa:

Combining the natural beauty and spirit of the Hawaiian islands with a touch of Disney magic, Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa embraces and celebrates Hawaiian culture and storytelling. Situated on 21 acres of oceanfront property on the island of O'ahu, the resort was uniquely designed for families to discover the culture, history and traditions of Hawai'i against a backdrop of blue skies and beautiful views. Cast members are integral to bringing these stories of Hawai'i to life, while upholding Disney's renowned service and enchanting entertainment offerings.
About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney's stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Vacation Club Hawaii Management Company, LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa.

Disney Vacation Club Hawaii Management Company, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

Kapolei, Hawaii

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

 From classic animated features and exhilarating theme park attractions to cutting edge sports coverage, and the hottest shows on television, The Walt Disney Company has been making magic since 1923, creating unforgettable stories that connect with audiences around the world. And we’re just getting started!

The key to our success… The Cast, Crew, Imagineers and Employees who honor Disney’s rich legacy by stretching the bounds of imagination to create the never-before-seen, bringing unparalleled entertainment experiences to people of all ages. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world and just imagine the stories you could be part of!

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