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Chesapeake Hospitality Maintenance Technician Holiday Inn Arlington at Ballston in Arlington, Virginia

The Hotel

The Holiday Inn® Arlington at Ballston hotel is located in the vibrant urban neighborhood of Ballston, near all of the popular DC area attractions, and only three blocks from the Metro. We’re perfectly located just off of I-66, blocks from many companies and government agencies including Accenture, Management Sciences for Health, Willis Towers Watson, the Nature Conservancy, AES, Marymount, DARPA, the FDIC Seidman Center, and the Office of Naval Research.

The Company

Chesapeake Hospitality is a growing, award-winning company with systems and processes in place to support all our associates. We are currently managing over 35 hotels and restaurants with IHG, Hilton, Marriott/Starwood and Preferred Hotel brands. Our culture is guided by our strong values of Honesty, Integrity, and Humility which have remained true for more than five decades since the company's founding in 1957.

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for maintaining the physical structure as well as mechanical & operating systems of the hotel in the continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability.

  • Ensure that the building, equipment and grounds of the hotel are maintained and are in keeping with hotel policies and procedures.

  • Manage the basic sanitation requirements/controls and applications of relevant chemicals.

  • Ensure timely response to maintenance requests for services by guests, employees and management with the goal of keeping the maximum number of rooms available for occupancy.

  • Immediately respond to any alarms to determine exact location and cause and report findings.

  • Perform preventative maintenance and special projects which include: - Equipment maintenance: clean, lubricate, change filters, belts, pulleys, cleaning coils, lubricating, basic troubleshooting, etc.

  • Light electrical: replace bulbs, ballasts, outlets and switches

  • Light Plumbing: plunge toilet, repair or troubleshoot faucets, showers, toilets, and urinals

  • Painting trim, doors, walls, and caulking

  • Drywall repair and texturing and light vinyl repair.

  • Must be able to speak, read, write and communicate in English to adequately perform the duties of the job.

  • Must understand basic mechanical systems including electrical, refrigeration, plumbing, heating and cooling, and basic construction to adequately perform the duties of the job.

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize daily workload.

  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills. - Must be energetic and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Must be detail-oriented and able to work both independently and with a team - Willing to work a flexible schedule to include nights, weekends and holidays as needed.

  • This position requires the exertion of up to 75 pounds of force and lifting up to 75 pounds occasionally.

  • Prior experience in a maintenance position in hospitality or similar industry highly preferred.

  • Must be available to work flexible shifts, to include nights, weekends, and holidays.

We offer competitive wages and benefits that include:


  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance

  • Flexible Spending Account

  • 401k retirement plan

  • Long-Term & Short-Term Disability Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Paid Time Off

  • Holiday Pay

  • Discount travel program

  • Growth opportunity in an evolving organization, and much more.


  • 401k retirement plan

  • Life Insurance

  • Long Term & Short-Term Disability Insurance

  • Discount travel program

  • Growth opportunity in an evolving organization, and much more.

Career opportunities are endless with Chesapeake Hospitality! With 30+ hotels and restaurants, we welcome the opportunity to develop, grow, promote, and transfer any of our associates to the career they want.


Maintenance Technician

Renovation Crew


Maintenance Supervisor


Chief Engineer


General Manager / Assistant General Manager


Corporate Operations

Or cross-train to any other department or position!

Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. Candidates who are offered a position must undergo a background check and drug screening.


We are committed to the health and safety of our associates and guests, and we adhere to CDC guidelines as well as state and local laws.

EEO/ADA Statement

Chesapeake Hospitality is an equal employment opportunity employer, and all employment decisions are based on merit and the business needs of the company, and not race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, creed, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other factor protected by law.

We comply with the law regarding reasonable accommodation for employees who qualify for accommodation. If you need an accommodation to complete an application, please contact the Human Resources office of the hotel/restaurant to which you are applying.

Title for Job Advertisement: Maintenance Technician Holiday Inn Arlington at Ballston

Requisition ID - Do not change: 2021-4456

External Company URL: https://www.chesapeakehospitality.com

Street: 4610 N Fairfax Dr

Post End Date: 11/1/2021