Houseperson FT - Candlewood Suites - Fort Drum (Personal Services)
At Intercontinental Hotels Group, we own, operate and franchise more than 3500 hotels, offering close to half a million guest rooms in nearly 100 countries. By bringing your expertise and passion to any one of our brands, you will help us achieve our vision: to be the most preferred, admired and successful hotel company the world over.
Your day to day
Assist room attendants on assigned floors; collect dirty linens and transport to laundry area, deliver fresh linens to room attendant carts throughout the day. May assist with stripping linens from room and/or the cleaning of public areas. Deliver and retrieve items requested by guests and housekeeping staff.
Assist room attendants with heavy items such as mattresses and linens. Deliver linens and other supplies to room attendants.
Remove all dirty linen from assigned Room Attendants' carts and closets and transport to laundry.
Maintain cleanliness and organization of floor closets and vending areas; remove trash, wipe down shelves/counters; sweep and wax floor, remove non-floor closet items and store in appropriate areas.
Respond to guests' requests such as delivery of housekeeping supplies (e.g. linens, cots, etc.) in a timely and efficient manner.
Clean other designated areas such as public restrooms, fixtures, vending areas, storage areas, and other public areas for assigned floors.
Report to supervisor needed repairs or unsafe conditions.
Respond to guest complaints and ensure corrective action is taken to achieve complete guest satisfaction.
Monitor and control supplies and amenities, and minimize waste within all areas of housekeeping.
Promote teamwork and quality service through daily communication and coordination with other departments.
May collect newspaper and other items for recycling.
May regularly assist with deep cleaning projects.
May assist with other duties as assigned.
What we need from you
Basic reading, writing, and math skills. Some housekeeping experience and ability to speak English preferred.
Carrying or lifting items weighing up to 75 pounds and pushing and or pulling items up to 300 pounds
Frequently standing up and moving about the facility
Frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility
Frequently bending, stooping, and kneeling,
May be required to drive in the performance of duties
Communication skills are utilized a significant amount of time when interacting with guests and employees.
Reading and writing abilities are utilized often when reading assignments and completing checklists.
May be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays.
Work Area: Housekeeping areas, guest corridors, service elevators
What we offer
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 how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.
IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.