Houseperson
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford
Halifax, NS
We are currently looking for a Houseperson that can also assume Laundry responsibilities. At Holiday Inn Express® we want our guests to rest and feel energized and ready for the day ahead.

Reporting to the Executive Housekeeper, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following: 
 
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Cleans rugs, carpets and upholstered furniture using a vacuum cleaner, broom and carpet shampoo machine.
  • Cleans lobby, rooms, hallways and restrooms.
  • Perform regular laundry attendant duties as required
  • Washes walls and ceiling, moves furniture’s and turn mattress.
  • Sweeps, mops, scrubs, waxes and polishes floor.
  • Dusts and polishes metalwork.
  • Pickup clean linen and refill the par stock of linen on each floor pantry.
  • Refill the par stock of guest amenities and supplies on each floor pantry.
  • Assist with the heavy lifting when super cleaning / spring cleaning of rooms.
  • Clean all public areas in the prescribed manner while following department standard operating procedures.
  • Remove soiled linen and trash from the pool side and other service area and take to appropriate locations in the prescribed manner.
  • Assist with placing bed boards, roll-ways beds, extra bed etc.
  • Report missing / found articles, damage or merchandise problems to the housekeeping supervisors.
  • Respond always in a friendly, helpful manner to guests and other colleagues.
  • Take up any tasks assigned by the supervisors as and when needed.

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Previous cleaning or hotel-related experience an asset
  • Must be detail-oriented and well organized
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to bend, extend arm reach overhead, kneel and stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to lift 20 lbs
  • Must be able to push with 20 lbs of force and pull with 30 lbs of force to maneuver a stocked cart
  • Must be available to work weekends & shift work
How to Apply
Contact Name: Carol Scanlan
Mailing Address: 980 Parkland Drive
Phone: 902-444-6700
Fax: 902-444-4410
Email: housekeeping@hiexhalifax.com
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