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Our Exciting Work Environment Nature's Calling! Just 75 miles from the bustle of Washington, DC, Shenandoah National Park is your escape to recreation and re-creation. Cascading waterfalls, spectacular vistas, quiet wooded hollows—take a hike, meander along Skyline Drive, or picnic with the family. 200,000 acres of protected lands are haven to deer, bear, songbirds, the night sky…and you. Position Details Position Summary Cleans assigned rooms, halls and restrooms in accordance with the Company's GuestPath Universal Service Standards and applicable Operational Standards. Essential Functions: · Stocks housekeeping carts with supplies \t \t\tTransports cleaning materials to rooms for cleaning \t \t\tThoroughly cleans rooms and restrooms according to department procedures \t \t\tChanges bedding if requested by guest · Empties wastebaskets and transports trash and waste to disposal area. · Replenishes supplies in room and bathroom per hotel procedures. \t \t\tConducts final walk-around to assure that room meets hotel housekeeping standards. \t \t\tInteracts on occasion with guests while cleaning guest and meeting rooms. Assists guest as needed. · Reports maintenance repair problems in guest rooms, restrooms, corridors to Supervisor \t \t\tEnsures all lost and found items are turned in to the Front Desk for logging \t \t\tAssists in control of the linen counts; assists on collecting linen on delivery days \t \t\tMaintains a daily “check-out” and “stay-over” report \t \t\tEnsures sanitation guidelines are maintained \t \t\tEnsures all linen rooms and work areas are neat, clean and organized \t \t\tPerforms other duties as assigned Non-essential Functions: \t \t\tMay work in laundry room area loading washers and dryers and folding sheets. \t \t\tAssist other housekeeping personnel when needed Education & Experience: · Limited to no experience required; previous commercial cleaning and/or guest service experience preferred. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: \t \t\tWorking knowledge of various cleaning utensils, dryers, vacuum cleaners, tools and fixtures \t \t\tAbility to work quickly under pressure \t \t\tAbility to follow direction and instructions \t \t\tGuest service oriented; ability to adhere to Company's GuestPath Universal Service Standards · Ability to read in English a limited number of two? and three?syllable words; ability to print and speak simple sentences. \t \t\tAbility to make simple addition and subtraction calculations. Physical Requirements: \t \t\tFrequent walking and standing for entire length of shift \t \t\tFrequent climbing of stairs \t \t\tFrequent bending, stooping, reaching, kneeling, and carrying \t \t\tUse of hands to operate cleaning equipment and complete scrubbing/washing duties \t \t\tOccasionally required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. \t \t\tVisual acuity sufficient to inspect cleanliness of rooms and surfaces Environmental Working Conditions: \t \t\tRegularly exposed to fumes and toxic or caustic chemicals. \t \t\tOccasionally works in outside weather conditions \t \t\tOccasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions. \t \t\tNoise level may be moderate to loud Candidates with past experience as Guest Service Representative, Hotel Manager and Housekeeper and that have worked in companies such as Hyatt Place, Holiday Inn Express and Park Inn are encouraged to submit their application.