IHG Engineer - Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria in Alexandria, Virginia

Description:

Do you see yourself as a Engineer for the Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria ?

What's your passion? Whether you're into tennis, swimming or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.

Located in the heart of Old Town Alexandria near Washington, DC, the Crowne Plaza Alexandria offers our guests a convenient location and top-quality amenities. Our hotel is only two miles from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and less than six miles from Washington DC and we are located near all of the major attractions and monuments.

Guests will enjoy spectacular views of the Potomac River and city from many rooms, a large fitness center, and the Sleep Advantage Program with comfortable beds. We're only a few minutes’ walk to the shops and historic homes on Alexandria's revitalized waterfront. Walking tours of the historic area and River Cruises of the national monuments begin just minutes from our lobby. Our 100% non-smoking hotel is ideal for business travelers as we are only a few minutes from corporations such as Robbins-Gioia, Deloitte, the Pentagon and the many museums, bureaus and government offices of Washington, DC. We also offer the convenience of eight meeting rooms, a 24-hour business center and wireless high-speed Internet access. For family and fine dining, our Chequers restaurant offers an amazing buffet breakfast and the exciting Railstop Gastropub serves lunch and dinner.

Alexandria has long been a popular destination for leisure and corporate groups, association & government travelers. We offer complimentary shuttles to DCA/Reagan Airport, Metro/Subway and King Street. Those in the know turn to the Crowne Plaza Alexandria time & again for superior service & our convenient location just minutes from Washington D.C.

This challenging position has overall responsibility for performing major repairs and maintenance work to ensure hotel maintenance quality and safety standards are achieved and maintained.

As an Engineer you will perform maintenance and repairs for assigned area of expertise. Ensure that assigned equipment is prepared and operational for the following day's work and adhere to federal, state and local regulations concerning safety and other compliance requirements, as well as brand standards and local policy and procedures to ensure quality, safety, and consistency. Report all unsafe conditions or malfunctioning equipment to supervisor. May educate and train hotel staff in the safe and proper use of equipment. You will follow procedures that ensure the security of inventory and assets such as tools, supplies, equipment, furniture, televisions etc., replenishes supplies and inventory in a timely and efficient manner, and minimizes waste. Assist with other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Advanced vocational training plus two years of experience in general building maintenance and/or construction, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Professional certification and license is necessary, if required by law. You may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. This job requires ability to perform the following: Carrying, lifting pushing and/or pulling items weighing up to 100-300 pounds, frequently standing up and moving about the facility, frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility, and frequently bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing and crawling.

In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.

So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us more about yourself by clicking "Apply Online".

IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.

Job: Hotel General Management

Location: VA-Alexandria

Requisition ID: R135453