Housekeeper is responsible for the general cleaning and upkeep of guestrooms and other assigned areas. Requirements include: the ability to lift, bend, move heavy equipment; remain on one’s feet for extended periods of time; and an individual who is team oriented and dedicated to providing excellent service and ensuring that IHR’s highest cleanliness standards are met.
Interstate is an EEO/AA/M/F/D/V employer.
Education & Experience:
High school diploma or GED certification is preferred, or equivalent work experience. Physical Requirements:
Long hours sometimes required. Medium Work- Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/ or 20 pounds of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Ability to stand for long hours at a time. Mental Requirements:
Must be able to convey information and ideas clearly, both oral and written. Must work well in stressful, high-pressure situations. Must be able to evaluate and select among alternative courses of action quickly and accurately. Must be effective in handling problems in the workplace, including anticipating, preventing, identifying and solving problems as necessary. Must be effective at listening to, understanding and clarifying concerns and issues raised by team members and guests. Must have the ability to assimilate complex information, data, etc. from disparate sources and consider adjust or modify to meet the constraints of a particular need. Must be able to prioritize departmental functions to meet due dates and deadlines. Must be able to work with and understand financial information and data, and basic arithmetic functions. Duties & Functions:
Approach all encounters with guests and team members in a friendly, service-oriented manner. Maintain regular attendance in compliance with Noble-Interstate standards, as required by scheduling, which will vary according to the needs of the hotel. Maintain high standards of personal appearance and grooming, which includes a clean, pressed uniform when working. Comply at all times with Noble-Interstate standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient hotel operations. Thoroughly clean and restock guest rooms per 8 hour shift. Complete all pre-cleaning duties including but no limited to guest supplies, cleaning supplies, and linen for housekeeping cart set up. Remove all trash and dirty linen from all guest rooms on a daily basis. Report and lost and found items to Housekeeping Supervisor immediately. Keep all hallways, public areas and closet clean, neat, swept, and vacuumed. Prepare housekeeping cleaning cart for the next days use. Report all guest-borrowed items (i.e. irons/ boards, hair dryers, etc.) to House person for safe return back to Housekeeping Manager. Report any maintenance repairs immediately to Housekeeping Manager. Perform other duties as requested by management. Attend all training/ meetings as required by management. Organizational Structure:
Reports to: Executive Housekeeper, Housekeeping Supervisor
Job title also known as: Housekeeper, Maid
The Hyatt Place Delray Beach
The hotel will open in the Fall of 2012, and offer:
134 spacious guestrooms, all of which feature a spa-inspired bathroom, 42-inch HDTV and an eight-foot sectional sofa-sleeper Complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel Complimentary continental breakfast featuring a variety of fresh fruits, hot and cold cereal, yogurt, breads, Starbucks coffee and an assortment of juices Functional and flexible meeting space and executive boardroom Full service lobby bar and mixed use retail space Elevated second floor outdoor pool Ample parking in garage
In addition to its downtown Delray Beach location in the heart of the Pineapple Grove Arts District, the hotel is near the famous Atlantic Avenue shopping and dining district, Old School Square and also just blocks to the area’s famed white-sand beaches. The hotel will be constructed and developed by Kolter Commercial and is scheduled to open fall 2012.
About Hyatt Place
Hyatt Place is a new kind of Hyatt for today’s relaxed lifestyle. Catering to today’s discerning travelers; Hyatt Place combines The Hyatt Touch with stylish design, purposeful amenities and forward-thinking technology. Hyatt Place is a brand of Global Hyatt Corporation that currently offers more than 160 locations nationwide. For Hyatt Place information or to make a reservation, call 1-888-HYATT-HP (888-492-8847) or visit www.HyattPlace.com