Shift Engineer

  • The Berkeley
  • Technical services
  • Full time

We are currently seeking an ambitious Shift Engineer to join our dynamic Technical Services team at The Berkeley. 

With an independent spirit and an eye for style, The Berkeley is the epitome of modern British luxury. Rooms are by leading designers, and London’s original fashionista afternoon tea is served daily in the Collins Room. The Berkeley is perfectly positioned between Hyde Park, fashionable Knightsbridge and the residential neighbourhood of Belgravia. Its signature experiences include the famed Blue Bar, Michelin-starred dining in Marcus and the Bamford Haybarn Spa, with a heavenly swimming pool.

Main duties & responsibilities

As Shift Engineer you will assist with the seamless running of all engineering aspects of this luxury property ensuring our guests receive the ultimate stay with us and all hotel facilities are immaculate and in optimum running order. You will be knowledgeable about all hotel maintenance and plant rooms. You will be able to work in a fast-paced environment, adapt and be flexible in order to accommodate and adjust to the day to day requirements of the engineering facility.

Other skills that will need to be demonstrated include:

Exceptional organisational skills with the ability to prioritise effectively

Excellent time management skills

Exceptional attention to detail

Excellent guest care skills

Ability to work under pressure

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

A high standard of personal presentation

Confident, professional and welcoming personality

Entry requirements

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated individual who we anticipate will be an experienced painter and decorator, ideally with knowledge of the hospitality or travel and tourism industry however this is not essential. The ideal candidate will be a team player who is a fast learner, adaptable and has exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.

Benefits package

  • Competitive salary
  • Preferential room rates for yourself and family across Maybourne Hotel Group
  • 50% food & beverage discount across Maybourne Hotel Group
  • Vast range of learning and development programmes, for colleagues and managers at all levels
  • Opportunities for transfer and promotion across Maybourne Hotel Group
  • Social events & activities
  • Wellbeing events & activities
  • Critical illness cover
  • Season ticket loan
  • Additional benefits & initiatives may be available in local properties

Terms & conditions apply to all benefits


In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

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