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Houseperson/Laundry Attendant

posted September 18, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn Anchorage
Anchorage, AK
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About This Job

Helpful by nature, with a watchful eye, you’re happiest in motion. Upon arrival, you scan the area to see what needs attending. You enjoy tidying up and making sure everything’s in its place. You pitch in to help housekeeping with heavy lifting and attend to guest needs. And you love saving the day when you find that missing treasure, whether expensive valuable or precious sentiment. If you’re ready for a change and want to make a difference, consider an opportunity with Interstate, as a Houseperson/Laundry Attendant.

As Houseperson/Laundry Attendant, you will

  • Make rounds through the halls each shift to ensure public areas are clean and tidy, taking care to remove or replace anything out of order.
  • Coordinate and help housekeeping with heavy lifting and priority requests.
  • Use your watchfulness to report missing or found articles and any sign of damage or needed repair.
  • Be graciously attentive to guests, answering questions and getting additional help when it’s needed.
  • Skillfully use laundering equipment to safely and thoroughly clean and press linen, keeping the work area clean and safe.
  • Help ensure laundry operations run smoothly by alerting the supervisor when equipment stops working properly, if supplies are needed and when linen is damaged.

Fundamentals

Prior housekeeping experience is helpful.  Reliable, consistent attendance is a requirement.  Employees are expected to be punctual and dependable. The ability to communicate effectively in Basic English is required. The ability to operate a vacuum, floor buffer, carpet cleaner and pressure washer is expected.  The ability to operate industrial laundry equipment is required. This position requires continuous standing and movement, frequent bending, lifting and pulling up to 75 pounds of linen and carrying up to 50 pounds of linen during a shift.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Previous experience preferred. 
  • Weekly schedule varies and includes days, evenings, weekends and holidays.  Reliable, consistent attendance is a requirement.  Employees are expected to be punctual and dependable.
  • On occasion, may be assigned to work at any of the three sister properties (Hampton Inn, Hilton Garden Inn, and Homewood Suites), as needed.

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please call (703) 387-3888 or email ADA.Assistance@interstatehotels.com with the nature of your accommodation request and include the Hotel location and title of the job opening. Please allow one (1) business day for a reply.

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About This Employer

Hilton Garden Inn Anchorage

4555 Union Square Drive
Anchorage, AK 99503

(907) 729-7000

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At A Glance

The Hilton Garden Inn Anchorage hotel, a TripAdvisor Award Winner, is located in midtown Anchorage, just a short drive from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. Guests enjoy free 24-hour airport shuttle service and free WiFi access. This hotel is also close to business destinations such as Providence Alaska Medical Center, British Petroleum-BP Exploration, Alaska Regional Hospital, Arctic Slope Regional Corporation, and Alaska Native Medical Center with complimentary shuttle to these select locations. Visitors enjoy local golfing, hiking, and fishing, as well as restaurants and shopping located within walking distance including the Golden Corral, TGI Fridays, Starbucks and many more.

  • Complimentary shuttle from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
  • On-site dining at the Garden Grille & Bar with room service available
  • Complimentary WiFi access throughout hotel
  • Over 1,400 sq. ft. of meeting and event space
  • Premium Keurig® coffee in every room and free on-site parking