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Laundry Attendant

Posted April 11, 2021

Hotel Vinache
New Orleans, LA
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About This Job

For some, traveling and being away is fun; however, many travelers miss being home. Our Housekeeping team makes our hotels feel like home. As a Laundry Attendant, your contribution helps ensure guests have an enjoyable and comfortable stay.

What will I be doing?

Assuring the proper washing and drying of laundry to keep Crescent's high standards of quality.

  • Operate washing and drying equipment, load and unload laundry from machines. Measure and administer cleaning agents to laundry according to product specifications.
  • Monitor feeder information on washers, make sure all drums are full, and report any irregularities to immediate supervisor.
  • Set the proper drying and cooling times for different types of linen.
  • Clean up machines and surrounding areas.
  • Comply with attendance rules and be available to work on a regular basis.
  • Perform any other job related duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Must be available to work a flexible schedule to include nights and weekends.  Must have the ability to communicate in English. Self-starting personality with an even disposition. Maintain a professional appearance and manner at all times. Can communicate well with guests. Must be willing to “pitch-in” and help co- workers with their job duties and be a team player. Working knowledge of the use of laundry chemicals and different formulas, as well as effects on various types of linen.  Ability to prioritize and organize work. Ability to lift, bend, stoop, push or pull heavy loads, and stand for long periods of time. Requires lifting bundles of linen weighing up to 75 lbs. Ability to push and/or pull wheeled carts weighing up to 100 pounds.

NOTE:         

This description excludes non-essential and marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of the fundamental job duties.  Furthermore, the specific examples in each section are not intended to be all-inclusive.  Rather, they represent the typical elements and criteria considered necessary to perform the job successfully. Other job-related duties may be assigned by the associate’s supervisor.

Furthermore, this description is subject to change, in the sole discretion of the Company, and in no way creates an employment contract, implied or otherwise; each associate remains, at all times, an “at will” associate.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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About this Employer

Hotel Vinache

1300 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70112

157 Room Hotel

hotelvinache.com

Introducing Hotel Vinache

If there is one thing we know at Hotel Vinache is that every stay in New Orleans is a memorable one. New Orleans is a city with deep roots and stories to tell, whose music and food captivates everyone who visits our well-worn streets. Take a stroll down Canal Street and you will discover Hotel Vinache at the center of it all. Steps away from The French Quarter, Bourbon Street, theater and business districts our newly-renovated hotel in New Orleans is ideally situated near all the top attractions. Explore the rich history of the area and visit popular destinations including the French Quarter, the Art District, and the Garden District. After a busy day of sightseeing, return to the comfort of our spacious and modern guestrooms and suites.