Must be available to work at least Fridays and Saturdays. Required training includes cleaning rooms for the first couple of days of training.
The Common Area Cleaner is responsible for the cleaning of the resorts common area spaces; such as lobby areas, public restrooms, and special areas in the resort, that spaces are well maintained, clean, and are ready in a timely manner for guest usage.
Required Skills Must have good customer relation skills, have great attention to detail, be a team player, and be willing to help anyone in the immediate area on a minute's notice. Must be a self-motivator and be able to work independently with minimal supervision. Basic working knowledge of equipment such as Vacuum and Floor Cleaners, Housekeeping Pushcarts, and various floor/mop equipment is helpful.
Essential Duties & Functions
Approach all encounters with guests and associates in a friendly, service-oriented manner.
Vacuum guest corridors, stairwells, and keep hallways, public areas, and closets neat, organized, and up to hotel standards.
Maintain cleanliness and sanitation in public restrooms.
Visually inspect and clean all public and lobby areas within the resort.
Cleaning duties include but are not limited to dusting, vacuuming, moping, sweeping, and picking up floor debris.
Assure that proper cleaning equipment and chemicals are used when cleaning floors.
Use proper two-way radio etiquette when communicating with all associates.
Ensure implementation of all Kalahari policies and resorts rules. Understand housekeeping terms, chemical and hazardous material handling, and sanitation/cleanliness standards.
Monitor and assist with deep cleaning projects and/or assist housekeeping staff during unanticipated rush periods.
Monitor common area cleaner records for daily assignments to be completed, signed off and turned into the Housekeeping Office daily.
Report maintenance issues to Maintenance Techs and/or Common Area Supervisor.
Maintain all work areas and ensure Housekeeping equipment is free of safety violations.
Report any hazardous conditions or broken equipment immediately to the proper personnel.
Practice safe work habits to ensure safety to guests, fellow associates, and self.
Work with Common Area Supervisor and Front Office to monitor out-of order, out-of service, and discrepant public spaces.
Be familiar with correct guestroom cleaning procedures to assist Room Attendants if needed.
Adhere to the schedule for project cleaning of public areas.