Star Island Resort & Spa

PO Box 422247
Kissimmee , FL

Assistant Engineering Manager

Star Island Resort & Spa
Kissimmee, FL Full-time
Posted on November 27, 2018

Under the direction of the Director of Engineering, supervises and serves as a supporting role planning, organization, and direction for the engineering department the most efficient and effective manner possible, while maintaining the company’s expected high-quality standards. Oversee daily operations of the engineering department; provide supervision and direction of Engineering Technicians; perform safety inspections; maintain Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and all safety regulations.

Essential Job Functions

Responsible for overseeing the engineering operation of the resort: Assist the engineering leadership with management of the engineering department and vendor operations. Ensures assigned area of responsibility meets all company and compliance standards. Provide direction and supervision to the Engineering Technicians for daily operations of the engineering department. Demonstrate and apply broad knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures for managed work group(s) and how it supports related operations. Ensure the engineering department meets all Internal, Quality, and Loss Prevention Audit standards. Create a positive and engaging work environment. Embrace and exhibit the highest level of ethics and integrity consistent with company standards. Demonstrate an ability to motivate and communicate expectations with humility and respect. Provide input to director of engineering with financials; assist with management of monthly engineering budget and monthly P&L reports. Build strong working vendor/contractor relationships and knowledge of HOA. Develop professional relationships with vendors and contractors for resort and capital projects. Request and receive bids for presentation to resort management. Support and implement resort management strategic initiatives and programs. Identify areas of process improvement and leverage best practices by working with appropriate departments and colleagues as necessary. Perform other duties as needed.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HVAC certification, current driver’s license.



High school diploma or general education degree or equivalent combination of education and experience required; 2 years minimum work experience in maintenance or trades.