Housekeeper

Employer
Guest Services, Inc.
Location
Ashland, VA
Posted
Dec 03, 2018
Closes
Dec 14, 2018
Function
Other
Hours
Full Time
GREAT PEOPLE | GREAT BENEFITS | JOIN OUR ALL-STAR TEAM! HousekeeperFairfield Inn, managed by Guest Services, Inc., is now hiring Full Time Housekeepers in Ashland, VA! Qualified candidates must be able to lift, bend, and push; have great customer service skill; work rotating weekends; and have good time management skills.Apply today to join our All Star Team!JOB SUMMARYThe Housekeeper performs skilled and routine maintenance and tasks necessary to maintain the cleanliness and sanitation of the unit. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSClean assigned areas as directed by management and in compliance with the Company's "green" initiatives.Change linens and make beds. Dust and clean all furniture, picture frames, mirrors, windows, baseboards, carpet edges, inside and outside door panels, door ledges, and thresholds.Pull trash from trash receptacles. Replace trash bags as needed. Clear trash from tables and floors/grounds.Clean and vacuum under beds, desk, gaming tables, and behind night stands.Check and replace all missing items in rooms, including soaps, shampoos, conditioners, hangers, clocks, ice bucket liners, hair dryers, brochures, and stationery, etc.Clean and ensure bathtubs, tub ledges, sinks, vanity shelves, toilets, bathroom scales, tissue box covers, and soap dishes are spot, mold, mildew, and dust free. Sweep and mop all bathroom floors.Dust all lights and sconces, make-up mirrors, and lampshades.Perform laundry duties as assigned. Notify Supervisor of all quality control issues or needed repairs pertaining to the housekeeping of the facility.Maintain awareness of safety issues, and report them immediately to your manager. SKILL AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS INCLUDEPartial High School education; High School Diploma/GED equivalent preferred.Strong sanitation habits and an ability to learn and follow important safety precautions.Strong customer service abilities; actively looks for ways to assist customers and coworkers. Ability to recognize when a problem has occurred and communicate it to management. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTSMoving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly frequent movements from place to place within the unit. Bend, lift, carry, reach/extend arms and hands above shoulder height frequently, or otherwise move in a constantly changing environment. Lifting, carrying, and pushing up to 35 lbs. regularly, 45 lbs. frequently, and up to 50 lbs. occasionally.Ability to stand for the entire work day and to climb steps regularly.Withstanding temperature extremes in indoor and outdoor environments.Works in wet and slippery conditions. Frequently works in a hot and damp environment. Frequently immerses hands in water. Reading and writing work-related documents in English.Speech recognition and clarity, including the ability to understand the speech of customers and co-workers and the ability to speak clearly so that you can be understood by customers and co-workers in English.Constantly communicates and receives verbal communication with other employees in a fast-paced environment.Physical presence at the job site is essential to perform job duties. EQUIPMENT USEDRolling cart.Industrial Washer and Dryer.Cleaning Supplies (including detergents, chemicals, vacuums, mops, brooms, scourers, hand towels, etc.).Guest Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.