Laundry Attendant

ALT Hotel Halifax

Job Contact: Rhonda Fleet
Company Phone: +1 902-334-0144
Company Fax: +1 902-334-0137
Job Start Date: As soon as possible

Title:  Laundry Attendant

Supervisor:  Executive Housekeeper and Assistant Housekeeping Managers

Definition: Under the supervision of the Executive Housekeeper and Assistant Housekeeping Managers, the Laundry attendant is responsible to ensure high standards of cleanliness and excellent condition of hotel linen/terry.

Description of principal Tasks:

1) Cleaning Linen and Terry

Proper collection of items to be laundered
Sorting and identifying rewash or discard items
Washing using specified formulas and programs
Drying using specified programs
Ironing linen per training specifications
Proper folding, sorting and stocking of all hotel linen and terry

2) Cleaning of the Laundry Premises

Blowing down, high and low dusting
Cleaning dust traps
Sweeping and mopping of floors
Disinfecting counters, sinks and sorting area

3) Maintaining equipment

Waxing iron
Troubleshooting heavy equipment concerns
Monitoring chemical levels and replacing drums

All others related tasks

Heavy Equipment to be used:

Heavy duty washer & dryer
Flatwork ironing machine

Languages Required:

Basic English required.  A second language (preferably French) an asset
Professional, Academic or Other Requirements:

Good physical condition
Experience in Housekeeping or Housekeeping Certificate an advantage
Working hours:

Shift work based on weekly schedules (day, evening, weekdays and weekends)

Hourly rate, as per agreement

Salary Range: $14.18/hour
Salary Includes:
  • Benefits
Essential Skills:
  • Reading
  • Working with Others
  • Document Use
  • Communications Skills
  • Numeracy
  • Writing
  • Problem Solving
  • Continuous Learning
Soft Skills:
  • Motivation
  • Attitude
  • Accountability
  • Time Management
  • Stress Management
  • Presentation
  • Team Work
  • Adaptability
  • Confidence
How to Apply:

[email protected]

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