Chief Engineer - Unicoi State Park & Lodge

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Unicoi State Park & Lodge is one of Georgia's premier state parks located within the north Georgia mountains in the quaint town of Helen.  

Unicoi is a beautiful park and perfect for the nature lover!!  With wonderful and great accommodations surrounded by nature's playground, we couldn't help but create great experiences that only enhance our guests' getaway. From paddle board courses and s'mores with stories around the campfire to fly fishing classes and guided hikes, we have something that all of our guest's will enjoy.  Our newest attraction is the Adventure Lodge, which hosts a variety of activities to include zip lines, archery ranges, and a shooting range. 

At Unicoi, we take pride in delivering the absolute finest in Lodging and Park experiences for our guests.  Our core values are:  

  • Do the Right Thing
  • Decide to be Great
  • Take Pride
  • Memories Matter
  • We begins with Me
  • CoralCares (philanthropic program)

COME AND JOIN OUR AMAZING TEAM!!!  Please visit our website at

We are managed by the Southeast's premiere hospitality management company, Coral Hospitality.


We are looking for a hard-working Chief EngineerUnder the direction of the General Manager, the Chief Engineer is responsible for all aspects of the Property Operations department to include property operation, maintenance and repair of all heating, ventilation, refrigeration, and mechanical equipment.Develops, coordinate and monitors a maintenance program to ensure the safety and comfort of all staff and guests. Secures and protects the property’s assets, including facilities and equipment. 

Essential Functions:

  • Maintain complete knowledge of and comply with all departmental policies/service procedures/standards.

    Maintain complete knowledge of correct maintenance and use of equipment. Use equipment only as


    Develop and implement a preventive maintenance program of all-building equipment and public areas,

    including the training of the Property Operations staff on the management of such a program.

    Ensures all preventative maintenance programs are followed and modified, if needed.

    Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and operation of all equipment.

    Develop, recommend and direct the operation, policies, procedures, plans and programs of the Property

    Operations department.

    Keeps records of work accomplished, operating statistics, R&M costs, utilities and preventative


    Oversees the Loss Prevention program and works closely with the 3rd shift personnel to ensure the safety

    and security of all guests and employees.

    Maintains a secure building as it pertains to lock and key control.

    Assists in all emergencies in order to protect our guests and associates, and preserve the building and its

    systems during the emergency. Must act as quickly and responsibly as possible to return the building to its

    normal operating status.

    Assists Safety Committee in all aspects.

    Maintain inventory of all parts and supplies.

    Oversees the annual Property Operations budget to achieve or exceed budget expectations for the


    Approve bills and invoices, statements, budget data.

    Ensure Purchase Orders are expedited according to proper procedures while adhering to the budget.

    Purchase all parts, supplies, tools and equipment related to Property Operations, through direct contact

    with sales representatives.

    Ensure the proper operation, maintenance and repair of all:

    o Heaters, pumps, valves and lines used in the distribution of steam and heated or processed water.

    o Refrigerant compressors, condensers, evaporators, traps, transfer pumps, expansion valves, stop

    valves as well as all refrigerant lines and devices used to control temperatures.

    o Air compressors along distribution lines and all valves and devices for air control.

    o Natural and manufactured gas and distribution lines, including all valves and control devices.

    o Water filters, softeners, piping and pumps used in conjunction with water distribution, including all

    sinks and toilet bowls, as well as supply lines and water lines.

    o All types of motors or engines used to power pumps, compressors and fans.

    o All types of locks, keys and locksmith related duties.

    o All electrical work and rep

EXPERIENCE:  Six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

PAY: $35,000-40,000  and will be based on experience 

Must be able to lift 50 lbs, follow direction, work a flexible schedule (including weekends & holidays). 

Unicoi State Park & Lodge is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy), age, religion, disability,sexual orientation, or veteran status,or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

Pre-employment background screening will be conducted. DFWP/EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans 

Location: Helen, GA
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