Establishing and controlling equipment condition to satisfy customer, quality and production specifications. Organizing, directing and managing equipment projects satisfying production/service requirement in a cost-efficient manner. Maintaining employee safety and morale by creating safe and efficient working environments and complying with all safety matters as required by OSHA. Maintains departmental budget. Managing facility-wide, cross-functional maintenance improvement projects. Through direct report, managing the equipment and machineries in order to maintain smooth workflow. Develops and trains all staff in the procedures of lock out/Tag out, Fire Safety and confined space Entry. Executes a continuous improvement approach to ensure year-over-year productivity improvements are realized. Develops relationship with all parts vendors and local repair and service vendors. Develops and vigorously maintains a plant wide preventive maintenance schedule for all building, process equipment and plant utilities. Work with local regulatory agencies to assure compliance with all wastewater and emissions met. Performs other services and duties, as delegated and serves on a variety of facility committees as required. Maintains engineering department staffing levels to provide optimal performance. Establishes daily work assignments, and directs flow of same to completion. Reviews all completed work orders, and inspects completed work as needed to ensure accuracy and quality. Assist all department heads in handling any unusual maintenance related guest complaints. Ensures completion to standards of all required preventive maintenance operations. Assists engineering in diagnosis of problems related to equipment malfunction. Coordinate all training programs for department personnel. Provides supervision/support to all engineering department staff on a daily basis. Ensures maintenance shop adherence to cleanliness and safety standards. Attends all required hotel meetings to keep abreast of in-house activities, promotions and events; maintain communication with other departments within the hotel. Assist Director of engineering in monitoring energy consumption, maintaining equipment and supply inventories. Assists Engineering Director in communicating maintenance request needs to engineers staff. Assists Director of engineering on the preparation of ADA /OSHA compliance checklist. Assists communicating maintenance request needs to engineers as needed. Administers; tool control procedures, credit card control. Works with security department with regards to all repairs and maintenance of electronic/hard key locking systems to insure secure nature of all materials, supplies and information. Performs periodic inspections of all property assets to ensure maintenance to standard. Interview, selects, trains, appraises, coaches, counsels and disciplines departmental personnel according to Loews standards. Follow new hire training and ongoing educational program in accordance with hotel policy. Develops and approves all departmental schedules. Establishes and ensures adherence to all department and Loews Hotels guidelines, policies and procedures. Review/maintains daily payroll report/records maintaining labor cost within established budgetary guidelines. Evaluates individuals employee performance, determines areas in need of improvement or requirements for advancements, establishes goals, objectives and training needs required to achieve same. Maintains open communications with all hotel departments to ensure smooth operations and guest satisfaction. Other duties as assigned.