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Housekeeper

posted September 28, 2019

Residence Inn Washington, DC/Capitol
Washington, DC
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Donohoe Hospitality Services is always looking for the most qualified and experienced professionals in the industry. We invite you to view our current career opportunities and apply.

Housekeeper

Position Summary:

Responsible for the cleaning and preparation of room/suites for the guest while maintaining standards of consistency.

Essential Functions:

  1. Clean assigned rooms/suites according to standards. This includes making beds, cleaning bathrooms, vacuuming, dusting and arranging furniture.
  2. Place and restock useable items in the rooms/suites including paper items, soap and towels.
  3. Clean exterior entry areas and hallways.
  4. Maintain and restock housekeeping cart each day.
  5. Responsible for the proper administration of key control for issued keys and keys left by guests in rooms/suites/
  6. Bring all lost and found items to the Executive Housekeeper’s office for logging and storage.
  7. Notify Executive Housekeeper immediately of any out of ordinary situation in the guestrooms/suites.
  8. Take laundry and dry-cleaning orders from guests.
  9. Accommodate guests’ special requests.
  10. Ensure confidentiality and security of the room/suite.
  11. Keep linen closets and supply areas organized and tidy.
  12. Report any maintenance needs, handle guests’ requests and/or complaints.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to all work rules, procedures and policies established by the hotel, including, but not limited to, these contained in the employee handbook.
  • The hotel operates 7 days a week. 24 hours a day. Department schedules must accommodate fluctuating business demands and employees may be asked to work shifts other than those they prefer or normally work.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift, carry and bend during majority of shift
  • Ability to work independently
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About This Employer

Residence Inn Washington, DC/Capitol

333 E. Street, SW
Washington, DC 20024

(202) 484-8280

233 Room Extended Stay

www.marriott.com

Our Hotel

The beautiful Residence Inn Capitol, with its impressive lobby and superb location, makes visiting Capitol Hill, The Smithsonian Museums, and National Monuments and Memorials effortless. With the Federal Center SW metro stop just one block away, the entire city with its shopping, dining, and entertainment including The Verizon Center and the Washington Nationals Ballpark, is at our doorstep. NASA, the USITC, and FEMA. are just a few companies that are located with in a few blocks of the hotel. Each upscale suite and its stylishly appointed living, working and dining area comes equipped with top-notch Marriott service, hot buffet breakfast, weekday social events, and hi-speed internet service, all complimentary. The hotel boasts an indoor pool and spa with an attached sun deck in addition to a business center, gift shop and 4600 square feet of state of the art meeting space.