Fairmont Boiler Operator in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Primary Location

Boiler Operator

Creating an engaging work environment for Colleagues of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is as important as turning moments into memories for our guests. Your technical skills and the values you model as Boiler Operator will inspire your team – not only to ensure an exceptional in-room guest experience, but also to grow their careers with Fairmont.

Hotel Overview:

Located just north of the city, Fairmont Riyadh will be part of a new mixed-use development project comprising the hotel, a convention center and commercial real estate space that will house multinational corporations as well as regional companies. The hotel will feature 298 spacious guestrooms, including Fairmont Gold. Guests will enjoy a selection of dining venues as well as spa and fitness facilities. The convention center comprises 4,000 square meters of meeting and function space.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Director of Engineering, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service Operates and supervises, on a continual basis, Steam boilers.
  • Monitors and control steam pressure when needed.

  • Performs routine cleaning and maintenance of boilers components: tubes, fire box, etc.

  • Performs repair and parts replacements as required to pass boiler inspection and ensure safe operation.

  • Control availability of diesel oil

  • Performs other related duties as required.

  • Install, repair and maintain plumbing systems and components as Heat Exchangers.

  • Review MEP Plans and specifications to Monitor and control both Steam and Hot water circuit.

  • Identify required tools and special equipment.

  • Select the type and size of pipe required.

  • Locate and mark positions for connections and fixtures.

  • Install supports and hangers for pipe, fixtures and equipment.

  • Assemble and install valves and fittings.

  • Install, repair and maintain water treatment equipment, piping and controls.

  • Test pipe systems and fixtures for leaks.

  • Ensure all installations, repairs and maintenance meets the requirements of the appropriate codes

  • Ensure all installations, repairs and maintenance meets environmental protection.

  • Ensure clean safe and healthy work environment including but not limited to Boiler room, technical plants, engineering offices and workshops.

  • Attend and participate in the daily engineering meetings

Employee Status


  • Previous experience is an asset
  • Fluency in English (verbal and written) is essential.
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a supervisory capacity.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in a laundry facility or Hotel laundry department.
  • Proven training skills.
  • Computer literacy a must, with a strong knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Experience with Hotel PMS, Opera desirable
  • Must be proactive with a meticulous eye for detail

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift
  • Frequent standing and walking throughout shift

  • Occasional lifting and carrying up to 20 lbs

  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements:

Eligible candidate will be provided visa to have work permit required as per the local law.

APPLY TODAY:Whether you're launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!


At Fairmont Hotels & Resort we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That's why you'll find exceptional work opportunities - throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific - as well as industry - leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London's The Savoy, New York's The Plaza, and Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award - winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Primary Location: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia-Riyadh-Fairmont Riyadh

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Colleague

Schedule: Full-time

Closing Date: 27.Oct.2017, 10:59:00 PM

Req ID: RIY00243