Relief Shift Engineer

  • The Connaught
  • Technical services
  • Full time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a passionate Relief Shift Engineer to join the Technical Services team of the award-winning 5-star deluxe Connaught hotel, one of London’s most prestigious and renowned hotels.

Found at the heart of Mayfair village, The Connaught blends tradition with contemporary flair. With its bespoke service, 3,000-piece art collection, three Michelin-starred restaurant Hélène Darroze at The Connaught and London’s only Aman Spa, it has always been the choice for connoisseurs of the art of living well. Jean-Georges at The Connaught offers all-hours informal gourmet dining; and the exquisite Connaught Bar has won prestigious awards for its masterful mixology.

Main duties & responsibilities

As Relief Shift Engineer, you will:

  • Be responsible for assisting in all areas of the hotel’s interior and exterior, via general maintenance work allocated by the Engineering Department through a service request system.
  • Be responsible for the efficient repair of all defects reported during your shift.
  • Be dealing with electrical, sewage, plumbing, heating and lighting issues and will ensure that they are maintained in good working order and that any defects are corrected promptly.

Entry Requirements

As Relief Shift Engineer, you will:

  • Be a confident communicator.
  • Be enthusiastic and motivated.
  • Have a good eye for detail and accuracy.
  • Have previous experience at a similar level and have proven skills within a 5-star luxury hotel or similar environment.

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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