Fairmont Laundry & Kitchen Technician in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Primary Location

Laundry & Kitchen Technician

Creating an engaging work environment for Colleagues of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is as important as turning moments into memories for our guests. Your organization skills and the values you model as Laundry & Kitchen Technician 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 Supervisor of Engineering, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Perform general repair and maintenance duties in regard to laundry plumbing, electrical systems and kitchen equipment.

  • Do elementary painting and finishing of furniture and structure

  • Check electrical systems such as refrigeration controls, television sets and lighting systems and make minor repairs

  • Check and make minor repairs on general plumbing systems and fixtures such as pipelines, toilets and sinks

  • Perform basic maintenance and repair of laundry& kitchen equipment using manuals and their past history

  • Maintain security measures by counting and making rounds through the laundry & kitchen on a periodic basis

  • Ensure that no ironing or starching is done on unauthorized clothing

  • Ensure that the proper Quantity (Kg) is loaded into washers and dryers.

  • Ensure that the building, as well as the outside area designated for laundry is kept clean and secure.

  • Test pipe systems and equipment for leaks.

  • Perform scheduled maintenance service on plumbing systems and equipment.

  • Apply all codes to installations, repairs and maintenance.

  • Ensure all requirements as specified by the manufacturer of systems and equipment are met.

Employee Status


  • Previous experience is an asset

  • Should have a technical background with sound experiences in the use of industrial machinery.

  • 3 years’ experience in hotel Laundry & Kitchen engineering.

  • Knowledge of HVAC and Refrigeration basics would be appreciated.

  • Must be a highly organized.

  • Must be adaptable and handle last minute changes positively.

  • Arabic and English speaking a strong asset.

Visa Requirements:Eligible applicants will be provided visa to have a legal work permit as per the 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

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Closing Date: 17.Dec.2016, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: RIY00320