Chief Engineer - Eilan Hotel & Spa in San Antonio, TX by Bluegreen Vacations

Date Posted: 3/9/2023

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Job Description

Eilan Hotel & Spa located in San Antonio, TX is seeking an experienced Chief Engineer to lead the Maintenance and Grounds Department.

Schedule: Varied shifts based on resort operations

Location: 18603 La Cantera Terrace, San Antonio, TX 78256

Welcome to Bluegreen Vacations. We aim higher You should too. Be part of a team committed to creating lasting vacation memories!


  • 23 Paid Days off per Year!
  • 401K Match
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • 6 weeks - Paid Parental Leave
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • Internal growth and career pathing
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Safe and fun work environment
  • Employee discounts including childcare, hotels and more!


You will be responsible for directing all functions in the Maintenance and Grounds Department; oversee all landscaping, physical structure, mechanical, electrical, HVAC, Plumbing, FFE, and preventative maintenance of the property. You will meticulously focus on safety, asset protection, and guest satisfaction. You will be directing the planning, organization, and management for the maintenance department and lead in the adherence of all Bluegreen Vacations SOP's, quality standards, policies, and local governmental regulations.

  • Ensure all maintenance and public area SOP's are being followed as outlined.
  • Accountable for the safe and efficient maintenance of the resort through proper supervision and management of maintenance, technical and public area staff.
  • Assist as required in solving complex maintenance problems.
  • Direct the implementation of maintenance plans with consideration to operational and budgetary constraints.
  • Schedule and perform routine/preventive/emergency maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment.
  • Work with other department managers to schedule and coordinate inspections and repairs.
  • Responsible for the hiring, training and supervision of maintenance staff.
  • Responsible for supervising overall activities of maintenance and public area staff, including employee development through training, performance evaluations, and salary administration.
  • Develop, implement, and monitor all maintenance policies and procedures, inspections and schedules, and maintain logs and reports.
  • Manage and achieve all areas of budgets by implementing proper cost controls i.e. :purchase orders/inventory, reviews/bids, etc.
  • Establish both short and long term budgets and forecasts for maintenance. Display sound judgement in regards to managing cost control measures.
  • Provide outstanding guest satisfaction and courteous cooperation with fellow associates in all departments.


  • 4-year college degree and/or trade school certification strongly preferred
  • 8+ years in the Maintenance Industry
  • Minimum of 6 years in leadership capacity, preferable in resorts or timeshare operations
  • CPO, OSHA 30, EPA Universal required or acquire certification(s) within 90 days of employment
  • HOTSOS experience strongly preferred
  • Preventive maintenance procedures required and certification within 1 year
  • Possess strong budgeting, scheduling, and communication skills
  • Self-starter, work independently leads to high accountability, empathy, and fairness.
  • Able to work all shifts as business needs dictate

At Bluegreen Vacations, the health, safety and wellbeing of our associates, owners and guests are a top priority. We promote fresh air and good hygiene, take great care to properly clean and sanitize our facilities, and offer associate benefits such as paid vacation and sick time, and paid time off to get your COVID-19 vaccine. We are all in this together!

Our goal is to improve the quality of work/life by providing equal employment opportunities for all candidates and team members. Bluegreen Vacations Corporation believes that diversity and inclusion is critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a broad candidate pool. We are a drug-free workplace, and if offered employment, candidate must be willing to submit to a background check, safety sensitive and driving positions will require drug screening. EOE/DFW

Other details

  • Job Family : Facilities Refurbishment, Repair & Maintenance
  • Job Function : Bonus and Merit
  • Pay Type : Salary
  • Employment Indicator : Regular

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