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Safety Attendant

Posted January 20, 2021

WoodSpring Suites Gainesville
Gainesville, FL

About This Job

Woodspring Suites Safety Attendant (Live On Site)- Part Time, Gainesville

Employee Type:

Part Time Non Exempt


Flexible. Friendly. Dedicated.

This is a highly responsible part time position in which the incumbent will live onsite and oversee the property after hours by making rounds through the evening, responding to guest's needs, and acting as manager on duty. You will assure operations are according to standards.

Performance based culture… We work hard and we play hard - respecting the balance between personal life and work life. We offer equal opportunity and advancement based on merit - operating with a small efficient team of hospitality professionals.

Compensation: This is an hourly position that includes company provided studio. Property housing includes local phone service, internet, and all utilities paid.

EOE; empresa no discriminatorio

Essential Functions:

  • This is a part-time position working (6) days per week for 15 to 29 hours. An example of hours: 6:00 pm to 7:00 am Monday through Friday and 2:00 pm to 7:00 am Saturday, and/or all day on Sunday.
  • 27 physical inspections of the property are required per week at various times set forth by the property manager and based on the property you can be asked to complete more rounds as needed based on the demands of business. The inspection schedule includes:
  • Three (3) rounds per night Monday through Friday
  • Four (4) rounds on Saturday
  • Eight (8) rounds on Sunday
  • Incident Clock Response - The Safety Attendant responds to any type of problems or issues that occur during on-call hours. The Safety Attendant is required to clock in and out for all incidents.
  • Give tours to potential guests and be able to close the sale
  • Check in after-hours guests and walk-ins with or without reservations.
  • Conduct a PMS system audit
  • Ensure the security needs of the property and guests are met.
  • Respond to requests from immediate supervisor and will follow –up
  • Wash, dry and fold laundry as directed by management.
  • Administration of keys.
  • Know property emergency procedures.
  • Familiarize yourself with area attractions and services in order to accommodate guest's needs.
  • Suggest/Sell services and amenities in order to accommodate guest's needs.


  • One-year experience in customer service but hotel operations preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Bi-lingual preferred; must speak English
  • Excellent oral, organization and written communication skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects and meet deadlines under pressure, with strong organizational time management skills and problem solving skills.
  • Proactive and aggressive in solving problems, experienced in recognizing and taking action on opportunities and developing a strong team.


  • Standing for prolonged periods
  • Repetitive stair-climbing
  • Kneeling and/or squatting
  • Climbing ladders
  • Lifting 50 lbs
  • Pushing and pulling 20 lbs

About this Employer

WoodSpring Suites Gainesville

5505 SW 41st Blvd
Gainesville, FL 32608

(352) 672-6008

Extended Stay

WoodSpring Suites Gainesville I-75 - Extended Stay Hotel near The University of Florida and Shands Hospital in Gainesville, FL

WoodSpring Suites Gainesville FL I-75 is a 100% smoke-free, extended stay hotel with refreshed rooms and a focus on guest satisfaction. Our clean, comfortable rooms are great for students, traveling medical professionals, UF students and staff, tourists, seasonal visitors, relocators or anyone needing a well-priced room for a week or longer. Weekly rates cost less, per night, for extended stays. Equipped, in-room kitchens in every suite. Three room types all with queen-sized or double-/full-sized beds with sleeper sofas in select rooms. Free basic wi-fi and free parking. Guest laundry and staff support available 24/7. 

While an extended stay hotel guest at WoodSpring Suites Gainesville FL I-75, guests will enjoy proximity to:

  • Gainesville, Florida (5 miles), Arrendondo, FL, University of Florida, UF, Health Shands Hospital, Shands Children's Hospital (3 miles), West Hills (6 miles), Archer, Micanopy (10 miles), Rochelle, Florida (13 Miles)
  • Gainesville Regional Airport / GNV Airport (10 miles), RTS / Regional Transit System Bus Routes 35, 36, 301 (.25 mile), Malcolm Randall VA Medical Center (3 miles), North Florida Regional Medical Center (5 miles)
  • Florida Gator Athletics (Alfred A. McKethan Stadium, Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, Stephen C. O'Connell Center), UF College of Dentistry, UF College of Medicine, UF College of Veterinary Medicine (3 miles)
  • Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention (3 miles), Alachua Sink and Preserve, Tacachale Center, UF Health Florida Recovery Center (7 miles), Barr Hammock Preserve, Newnans Lake (10 miles)
  • Energy Research and Education Park, Florida Museum of National History (3 miles), Hippodrome State Theatre, Sweetwater Preserve, Wetlands Park (4 miles), Gainesville Raceway / Gatornationals (9 miles)

As a better type of extended stay hotel, WoodSpring Suites Gainesville FL I-75 focuses on providing guests wanting a clean, comfortable room for a week or more with low weekly rates. In-room kitchens are complete with two burner cooktop, microwave oven, full-sized refrigerator and freezer, cupboard and counter space and sink. Additional kitchen items are available at the front desk. Irons, ironing boards, and hair dryers also available at the front desk - upon request. Flat-panel TVs offer extended channel options including HBO. Table for eating and working. Ample room for belongings and travel items. Three suite layouts - with double-/full-sized beds or queen-sized beds available. Sleeper sofas in select rooms. A 100% smoke-free, this location only offers extended stay hotel guests smoke-free hotel rooms. Lots of space to rest, relax and refresh. A 24/7 guest laundry room and vending keep guests comfortable. Every guest will enjoy free wireless internet / free basic wi-fi and free parking for the duration of their stay. Service animals welcome, no pets allowed at this location.

In-room kitchens allow extended stay hotel guests to save time and money while our guest. Need something while staying at WoodSpring Suites Gainesville FL I-75? There are lots of dining, shopping, and grocery options nearby. Some of the many choices are 43rd Street Deli & Breakfast House, McDonald's, Publix Super Market at Williston Plaza, Little Caesar's, First Wok, Swamp Head Brewery, Dollar General, Waffle House, Cracker Barrel, Chick-fil-A, Kohl's, Trader Joe's, Outback, Winn-Dixie, CVS, Thornebrook Village Shopping Center, Butler Plaza West, The Oaks Mall, and more.

Traveling and being away from home can be stressful - for just one night, let alone a week or month or longer. WoodSpring Suites Gainesville FL I-75 makes it easy to travel and relax by providing extended stay hotel ease and the comforts of home. A smoke-free hotel, extended stay hotel - we offer weekly rates on comfortable rooms with queen- or double-sized beds, sleeper sofas, in-room kitchens, and free basic wi-fi, and free parking.