Safety Officer – Waldorf Astoria Cairo Heliopolis | Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts

February 21, 2024

Job Description

Waldorf Astoria has continued to pioneer exceptional experiences that redefine the art of hospitality; Join our team and be part of a legacy where we shape the future of luxury hospitality.

It’s not just a job vacancy, we will help you elevate your career by offering a variety of learning & development programs, career growth & thousands of opportunities all around the world. Take the next step and be the star of your own success story!

What we offer:

Thriving work environment.

Team members’ special rates for Hilton hotels worldwide.

Thousand opportunities for career growth and development.

Comprehensive learning & development programs that fits all fields.

Opportunity to give back to the community and have a bigger social impact through Social Responsibility Hilton programs.

Competitive compensation and benefits.

Daily duty meal.

Life insurance.

What will I be doing?

A Safety Officer is responsible for inspecting the office equipment and machinery, as well as the safety of facilities, avoiding potential hazards in the workplace. They also review the company’s policies and procedures, ensuring that the operational processes adhere to the internal guidelines and local regulations. Specifically, you will be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Audit the hotel to confirm Health and Safety/Food Hygiene compliance
  • Train Health and Safety /Food Safety issues to managers, supervisors and colleagues, confirming with the Health and Safety Manager when appropriate
  • Provide service and support for the inspection, testing and maintenance of fire protection systems per NFPA.
  • Provide first aid / CPR to injure associates.
  • Assist the facilities department in monitoring contractors and enforcing Health and Safety standards as required
  • Arrange for the replacement of defective firefighting equipment and for repair of fire alarm, emergency lights and fire extinguishers.
  • Conduct test to fire and sprinkler systems and ensure they are on track with fire detection/prevention measures
  • Carry out weekly fire tours of the hotel, noting deficiencies and reporting to facilities
  • Carry out fire training and provide records of attendance
  • Assist in the hotel’s environmental awareness and assist environmental champions where necessary

What are we looking for?

A Safety Officer serving Hilton brands is always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow:

  • Positive attitude
  • Good communication skills and people skills
  • Flexibility to respond to a range of different work situations
  • Experience in Health and Safety
  • Fire Safety Management/Risk Assessment

It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

  • Degree in health and safety
  • Group training certificate
  • Fire Safety Management/Risk Assessment
  • Hospitality industry experience

What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands.  Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day.  And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!