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Apply now Position: Carpenter (Full time #536490)
Property / Office: Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


  • Repair of various types of furniture, wooden or gypsum panels and false ceilings.
  • Repair and maintenance of door locks, door closer and sliding door mechanisms.
  • Repair of metal framed cupboards, showcases, doors and windows.
  • Execute construction works including partitions and false ceilings.
  • Carry out minor repair work related to painting and decorating.
  • Respond to a guest maintenance request within 15 minutes of receipt of the same.
  • Ensure that the supplied uniform is clean and in good repair. Always maintain a clean and tidy appearance before entering a guestroom or public areas.
  • Ensure that the plant room, workshop and related areas are kept clean and tidy.
  • Observe prescribed safety standards. Help maintain safe conditions for self and others.
  • Perform related duties and special projects as assigned.
  • Interact with other Departments when necessary to provide additional or specialized services for functions and festivities.
  • Adhere to Emirates Palace Employee Handbook.
  • Adhere to Mandarin Oriental Policies & Procedures.
  • Follow Supervisors instructions in line with job requirements.
  • Adhere to all security and safety instructions.
  • Inspire guests with an attitude of personal attention to their requests.
  • A commitment to a sense of urgency, immediacy and total responsiveness.
  • Intuitively anticipate guests needs and address them in a refreshingly unique manner.
  • Proactively find opportunities for innovative service delivery.
  • Demonstrate commitment to uncompromising standards of excellence
  • Approach each guest in a confident and welcoming manner
  • Work as a team with all other departments in their effort to delight the guest
  • Demonstrate a willingness to “ go the extra mile” to exceed guests expectations
  • Show respect for guests security and privacy at all times
  • Take personal responsibility for meeting guests needs
  • Communicate effectively to ensure service excellence at all times
  • Ensure requests are followed through to the guests satisfaction
  • Display a sense of determination when solving problems
  • Adapt the role of a "server" in acting on the hotel stage.
  • Create moments of emotional value for the guest.
  • Look for creative service delivery
  • Develop yourself throughout your career with Mandarin Oriental


Skills & Qualifications

  • Senior School qualification or equivalent is a must.
  • Previous experience in luxury hotel is required.
  • Vocational/Technical Certificate & Training in Carpentry with high score in practical work.

Advertised: Arabian Standard Time
Applications close: Arabian Standard Time

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