Senior Engineer - The Residences

Business Unit:  The Peninsula London
Location:  London

The Peninsula London is seeking to hire a Senior Engineer who will take pride in ensuring the good maintenance of the Residences through carrying out day to day tasks and projects, both in planned and reactive maintenance. 


We take pride in recruiting our talent from diverse and inclusive backgrounds as we strive to create a family oriented and mixed workforce.


  • New build, ultra-luxury property designed with sustainability excellence to ensure the building is operating with high energy efficiency.

  • An exceptional opportunity to join our high-profile flagship hotel in London.

  • Market leading remuneration, service charge and attractive benefits


Key accountabilities


  • Ensure preventive and reactive maintenance tasks are performed according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and correctly recorded.

  • Manage and assist Building services engineers and Planned Preventative maintenance engineers to ensure proper operation of the physical plant and all engineering facilities of the entire property in accordance with established policies and procedures, maintenance programme and operation schedule including but not limited to: House Rules and Regulation, Health and Safety, Emergency Response and Standard Operating Procedures.

  • Closely monitor and control all operating parameters of the Residences services system to ensure high efficiency of utilization and reports to the Director of Engineering and/or Assistant Director of Engineering any deviation from the permitted parameter without any delays and suggest any processes and procedure to improve all engineering related services in the building.

  • Inspect the Residences public areas daily and report any out-of-order equipment that will affect The Residences operation, ensures all issues are escalated to the Assistant Director of Engineering and/or Director of Engineering.


General requirements


  • Minimum 3 years in a similar senior engineering role within a similar environment.

  • Trade certified Civil/ Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

  • Strong experience in engineering operations and a good understanding of building service and relevant rules & regulations

  • Ability to communicate effectively. Good problem-solving skills, organised and detail oriented.

  • Fluent English communication proficiency.



At the Peninsula London, we look after:


Your financial wellbeing:

  • Excellent salary package 

  • Generous service charge distributed equitably to all colleagues

  • Life Insurance

  • Enhanced company contribution on pension plan


Your medical care:

  • Medical cash plans including optical and dental coverage

  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave plan


Your daily health routine:

  • State of the art heart of house facilities including a gym, fitness classes, relaxation room, contemplation room and nursing mothers’ room

  • Colleague restaurant with healthy and balanced 24/7 food offerings

  • On-site occupational health and safety nurse and wellbeing education sessions


Other perks:

  • High street and online shopping discounts

  • Rewards and recognition initiatives

  • Dry cleaning for uniforms and work attire


We are delighted to receive your CV and will liaise with suitable candidates directly.



Ideally situated in the heart of Belgravia, with views over Hyde Park Corner and Wellington Arch, The Peninsula London occupies one of the city’s most prestigious addresses. The newly built hotel, impeccably designed to harmonise with surrounding heritage buildings is just moments away from the city’s most iconic attractions, including Three Royal Parks, Buckingham Palace, Harrods, and Big Ben. Its 190 light-filled guest rooms and suites have been exquisitely designed by Peter Marino; its gathering spaces include several world-class restaurants and bars, including Brooklands helmed by Michelin-starred Chef Director Claude Bosi; the idyllic Peninsula Spa, and a luxury retail arcade.

Requisition ID:  45070