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Houseperson - Housekeeping Runner

Competitive Wages, Good Environment

Posted July 19, 2021

The DeSoto
Savannah, GA
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All hourly Housekeeping positions are eligible for a sign-on bonus! $100 on first paycheck - $200 after 90 days - $200 after 6 months

About This Job

DETAILS OF THE ROLE

BASIC FUNCTIONS

The House Attendant is responsible to ensure that standards of cleanliness in assigned areas are achieved and maintained on a consistent basis to provide the highest level of guest satisfaction in cleanliness and service, within the established time limitations.

QUALIFICATIONS – EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING & WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Housekeeping experience desirable.
  • Neat, pleasant personality.
  • Ability to work on feet for an extended period of time.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to read room numbers, dates and basic instructions.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Maintain the cleanliness of assigned guests floors by high dusting of walls, vacuuming, refilling, cleaning and stamping of sand urns.
  • Clean and polish guest and service elevator door tracks.
  • Mark removal of hallway wallpaper.
  • Dust and wash hallway lights.
  • Wash hallway windows.
  • Clean vending machine rooms.
  • Assist Room Attendants with heavy lifting and trash removal.
  • Ensure that linen closets are stocked with all guest room supplies and collateral.
  • Maintain proper allotment of linens in linen closet.
  • Responsible for removing trash and soiled linens from Room Attendants carts throughout the day.
  • Responsible for cleanliness of linen closets in assigned areas, including sweeping and mopping
  • Clean emergency stairways, including sweeping and mopping and cleaning of light fixtures
  • Responsible care of equipment and machines.
  • Constant awareness of safety hazards (i.e. broken glass, frayed electrical cords, leaks, broken locks and suspicious persons) and report to Floor Supervisor or the Housekeeping Office.
  • Follow all training procedures set forth in the “Bloodborne Pathogens Program”.
  • Practice safety standards at all times.
  • Remain alert, courteous and helpful to guests and co-workers at all times.

MARGINAL FUNCTIONS

  • Perform other related duties as requested by supervisors.
  • Make improvement recommendations to supervisors.

ABOUT THE DESOTO SAVANNAH AND OUR TOWN HOSPITALITY

BENEFITS

At Our Town Hospitality, we are committed to a comprehensive employee benefit program that helps our associates stay healthy, feel secure, and maintain a work/life balance. As part of this commitment, we constantly strive to offer you a range of Benefit Plans too help you focus on improving and maintaining your health.

For eligible associates we offer competitive benefits, including;

  • Medical & Prescription
  • Telemedicine
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life
  • Disability & Critical Illness
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401K
  • Hotel Discounts
  • Paid Time Off & Holidays

FLEXIBILITY

We work with our current and prospective associates to ensure we make the best placement of role with the personal needs of the person.

These options include;

  • Full Time, Part Time, & On-Call employment
  • Temporary employment
  • Scheduling based on availability of person and The Hotel

COMPETITIVE WAGES

We ensure that within the Savannah market, we stay up to date on competitive wages compared to other properties. They are also based on expectations and level of experience.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

We work very hard on a daily basis to ensure the working environment is one of encouragement and appreciation. We stay open to all feedback and offer room for growth for anyone in whatever capacity it is requested.

At Our Town Hospitality, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Our Town Hospitality believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

compensation: $12.00 to $15.00

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About this Employer

The DeSoto

15 East Liberty Street
Savannah, GA 31401-3979

(844) 257-3520

246 Room Hotel

www.thedesotosavannah.com

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Our Hotel

Overlooking Madison Square in the heart of Savannah’s Historic District, The DeSoto is a treasured landmark blending the elegance, history, and charm of one of America's oldest cities with a generous dash of modern Southern hospitality. Warm smiles from long-tenured staff, a museum-worthy lobby art gallery showcasing the Savannah College of Art & Design, imaginative cocktails and small plates at Edgar’s Proof & Provision – The DeSoto is a Savannah experience to be savored and celebrated.

Fueled by the charm and energy of Savannah’s Historic District, The DeSoto's 20,000 square feet of newly renovated event space blends classic elegance with contemporary hospitality. Our singular spaces include a ballroom, 11 breakout rooms, and Madison Square itself.