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Housekeeper

Posted May 21, 2021

Hyatt Place Arlington/Courthouse Plaza
Arlington, VA
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About This Job

The Hyatt Place Arlington/Courthouse Plaza is looking for individuals who are outgoing, customer service focused, and have a positive outlook to work part-time or full-time in our Housekeeping Department. This position will involve ensuring the guest rooms on the property are clean and in proper condition after a guest leaves and before a new guest takes occupancy. This will include cleaning the floors, changing linens, making the beds, taking out the trash, replacing amenities and exchanging or discarding any soiled or damaged components. Our staff's motto is Customer Service First.  We offer great benefits and an atmosphere that cannot be touched. Bring your smiles and join the family.

Job Requirements-Housekeeper

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Must be able to perform essential housekeeping functions while meeting LodgeWorks/Brand time standards.
  • Must be capable of lifting up to 50 pounds frequently.
  • Must be able to push up to 100 pounds.
  • Complete all pre-cleaning duties, including but not limited to, guest supplies, cleaning supplies and linen for housekeeping cart set-up.
  • Must be capable of utilizing both hands in order to perform such tasks as changing bed linens, scrubbing pots, etc.
  • Must be capable of reaching overhead to dust, clean the tops of equipment/appliances and to place items in cupboards.
  • Must be capable of moving light furniture, (i.e. chairs, tables, etc.) in order to clean under these items.
  • Must be capable of climbing and descending stairs frequently throughout the shift.
  • Must be capable of bending over, stooping and working on the knees in order to perform such functions as scrubbing commodes, tubs, cleaning tiles and putting away items.
  • Must practice safe use of all cleaning agents.
  • Must be able to follow all LodgeWorks/Brand safety practices such as wearing personal protective equipment, reading chemical warning labels, and other safe work practices.
  • Keep all hallways, public areas and closets clean, neat and vacuumed.
  • Report all missing items from rooms (i.e. irons/boards, hair dryers, etc.) to Executive Housekeeper.
  • Must be able to use two-way radios, telephones, general office equipment, industrial washer, dryer, irons, vacuum, floor buffer, wet vac and other housekeeping equipment.
  • Ensure proper care of housekeeping equipment and facilities and report all maintenance as needed.
  • Other duties as required.
  • Ability to work various shifts, days and hours (weekends and holidays).

Previous housekeeping, house cleaning, or janitorial experience preferred. All candidates must have good verbal and written communication skills (English) and must have proper I-9 documentation to be considered for employment. There are part-time and full-time positions available. Must be able to work on weekends.

The Hyatt Place Arlington/Courthouse Plazas part of LodgeWorks, a hotel development and management company based in Wichita, Kansas with 900+ employees nationwide.  Our multi-brand strategy includes Archer, Hyatt Place, HYATT house, Aloft, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton and other high quality, nationally branded products.  We are industry innovators with a rich history and a strong family culture. At LodgeWorks, hospitality is more than just the industry in which we work.  It defines everything we do.  Hospitality is the single most important element of our organization – the foundation upon which everything is built.

Benefits

Our benefits include: Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO, 401(k) with employer match, Term Life Insurance at no cost to the employee, additional Supplemental Term Life Insurance available at a minimal cost to the employee, Long and Short-Term Disability benefits at no cost to the employee, and much more for full-time positions.

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About this Employer

Hyatt Place Arlington/Courthouse Plaza

2401 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22201

(703) 243-2494

140 Room Hotel

www.hyatt.com

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Hyatt Place Arlington/Courthouse Plaza invites guests to relax in spacious rooms with free Wi-Fi and enjoy a daily breakfast buffet during their Arlington, VA stay. Explore the US landmarks near our hotel, such as Arlington National Cemetery and US Marine Corps War Memorial.