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Assistant Director of Engineering

Assistant Director of Engineering

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Nashville Hotel




The Omni Nashville Hotel was specially created to be an authentic expression of Nashville’s vibrant music culture. Across from the new Music City Center, the luxury hotel is a one-of-a-kind experience, fully integrated with an expansion of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum on four levels. Located on Fifth Avenue between Demonbreun and Korean Veterans Blvd. The Omni Nashville Hotel design is a modern expression of the city’s distinct character, incorporating natural materials, exposed steel and regional limestone. The multi-story hotel and expanded museum shares meeting and entertainment space and brings additional restaurants and retail venues to this dynamic destination in downtown Nashville.

The Omni Nashville Hotel’s associates enjoy a dynamic and exciting work environment, comprehensive training and mentoring, along with the pride that comes from working for a company with a reputation for exceptional service. We embody a culture of respect, gratitude and empowerment day in and day out. If you are a friendly, motivated person, with a passion to serve others, the Omni Nashville may be your perfect match.

Job Description

To provide technical and administrative assistance to the Director of Engineering Services and to assist the Director of Engineering Services in the operational aspect of the Engineering Department.


  • Assist the Director of Engineering Services in the full upkeep of the preventative maintenance, including the keeping of logs on work done, scheduling and the assignment of projects and other related tasks.
  • Assist the Director of Engineering Services in the procurement of supplies and the issuance of purchase orders.
  • Review work orders and assign work by priorities.
  • Maintain up-to-date inventories of heat, light & power and repair and maintenance supplies.
  • Respond to guest requests.
  • Work with the Engineering staff on a shift basis and coordinates their activities.
  • Assume the full responsibility for the Engineering Department in the absence of the Director of Engineering Services.
  • Have a thorough understanding of Omni's fire alarm procedures and emergency evacuation.
  • Have a thorough understanding of Omni's job scenarios.
  • Must be familiar with Omni's Systems and Services procedures.


  • Minimum two years hotel engineering or other sufficient building maintenance leadership experience required. Hotel engineering leadership strongly preferred.
  • Previous experience with large commercial equipment (laundry and kitchen)
  • Experience with electrical, HVAC and working knowledge of powered and handheld tools and equipment
  • Candidate must have proven leadership skills and must be able to direct, develop and motivate staff. 
  • Ability to teach employees importance of, and how to greet guests and courteously solve requests
  • Ensure that the inspection program is consistently maintained
  • Ensure all safety and security policies and procedures are followed
  • Stand or walk for extended periods of time or for an entire shift. 
  • Required to perform inspections and repairs anywhere in or out of hotel property. 
  • Frequent bending and/or kneeling required to inspect and repair equipment. 
  • Must be able to handle frequent lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying of objects weighing up to 50 lbs without assistance. 
  • 100% of mobility required in all areas of hotel property and ground. 
  • Must be able to climb a ladder, work in high places and confined areas. 
  • Lift driving required | Electric saws, hand tools, drills, grinders.
  • Candidate must have excellent time management skills, the ability to work with both internal and external customers and a keen eye for detail
  • Must be computer oriented and able to meet deadlines and adhere to company policies
  • Must be able to work a variety of shifts, including weekends and holiday