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Fire & Life Safety Officer (Service Leader)

Company Name: Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri
Employment Type:Full Time
Location: Abu Dhabi
Experience: 2-5 years
Degree: Bachelor
Nationality: Any
No. Of Vacancies:1
Job Description:
We have a great opportunity for an experienced Fire & Life Safety Officer to join our engineering team. The successful applicant will join a dynamic team of engineering professionals.

What we are looking for?
Knowledge about Fire Life Safety Equipment and Testing.
Knowledge about Fire and Smoke Compartmentation
Certified Health & Safety Officer.
Fire & Life Safety work experience.
Efficiency and punctuality.
Attention to detail.
A warm and friendly character.
Problem Solver.
Lives and Breathes the Shangri-La values.
What will you do?
Together with the Fire Life Safety Manager, carries out “in house” testing of the systems in accordance with the standard “Monthly Checklist”..
Supervises all specialist contractors testing of systems identified by the Fire Life Safety Manager, in accordance with the standard “Monthly Checklist”.
Maintains all records of testing, maintenance and remedial work for all Life Safety Equipment & Systems including Vertical Transportation.
Promotes safety awareness for all hotel employees together with Fire Life Safety Manager.
Assists Fire Life Safety Manager to ensure training of the “Emergency Response Team” is to a high standard and includes “hands on” use of all relevant fire fighting equipment.
Participates in the training and Fire Drills conducted by Abu Dhabi Civil Defense Department.
Assists Fire Life Safety Manager to carry out fire drills in accordance with our guidelines and recommends methods for improving performance & responses.
Maintains records of all training, fire drill tests, and recommendations for improvement.
Initial detailed familiarization of fire & smoke compartmentation requirements in the hotel.
Subsequent supervision & monitoring of any breaches in these equipments and reports to Fire Life Safety Manager.
Reports to Fire Life Safety Manager when ‘breaches’ in requirement are observed.
Monitoring and reporting on corrective measures.
Ensuring that all life safety signage, be it illuminated or otherwise, is correctly maintained.
Ensures that appropriate fire doors are “unlocked” at all times. Immediately arranges for doors to be unlocked and files a report on the incident.
Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi
The hotel comprises 213 luxurious guestrooms and suites and 6 four-bedroom villas with private pools, all furnished to the highest standards in a modern Arabic style. To meet the needs of long-staying guests, the hotel offers 161 fully-furnished spacious serviced apartments ranging from studios to four-bedroom units.  The hotel is located within the acclaimed Qaryat Al Beri complex, on a one-kilometre stretch of private beach overlooking the strait that separates Abu Dhabi Island from the mainland. The hotel is conveniently located next to a souk, offering a variety of shops under one roof. It is only a ten-minute drive from the city’s international airport, five minutes from the golf course and the Convention Centre, and 15 minutes from the Corniche and the city centre.