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Laundry Attendant

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Posted November 10, 2021

Fairfield Inn by Marriott St. Louis St. Charles
St. Charles, MO
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Seeking a Laundry Attendant/Houseman. Full time and Part time positions are available.

About This Job

The Laundry Attendant is responsible for the complete upkeep and smooth functioning of the laundry department. The laundry attendant should possess knowledge of all equipment and how it operates. The position also works closely with housekeeping to ensure proper inventory levels are supplied to the floors in a timely and efficient manner.

If hired a detailed technical skills and service training document will be reviewed and a request will be made of the employee to sign and acknowledge technical and service training standards and expectations.

Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Formulates washing formula for stained loads and all other laundry products processed through the laundry area.

2. Sorts dirty linen by product type.

3. Identifies worn and torn linen and keeps track of discarded items on the appropriate form.

4. Participates in monthly linen inventory.

5. Ensures the washing of linen is up to standard before placing into inventory.

6. Communicates any maintenance and upkeep issues to appropriate person relating to all laundry equipment.

7. Coordinates with the Engineering Department any routine maintenance of the equipment or outstanding repairs.

8. Suggests methods for increasing laundry efficiency.

9. Organizes linen in such a way that it is sorted by type, loaded on carts and put up neatly on the linen storage racks.

10. Works in a fast paced environment with time constraints and timing deadlines related to production standards and requirements.

11. Multitasking with linen in various machines running at the same time with different products.

12. Ensures that the proper amount of linen is ready and available to disperse to the guest floors. Shortages of linen in the housekeeping

storage areas should not exist.

13. Main duties include folding linen and terry cloth items in a neat pristine fashion.

14. Sets the wash and dry cycles on the machines based on products being laundered and per company standards.

15. Ensures that work is closely coordinated with housekeeping to determine the proper level of products is kept in the laundry storage

areas on the guest floors.

16. Must be able to work a flexible schedule (Weekends and Holidays are mandatory).

17. Performs other reasonable duties as directed by the leadership team.

18. Understands that business demands sometimes make it necessary to move employees from their accustomed shifts to other shifts.

19. Maintains a professional appearance in appropriate uniform.

20. Maintains the cleanliness and neatness of the laundry area and the equipment.

21. Possesses the ability to work well with other team members.

22. Attends department meetings as required.

23. Knows all safety and emergency procedures.

24. Must demonstrate a positive attitude with an outgoing and friendly personality towards all guests when in guest areas.

The above description reflects on the general details considered to describe the

principle functions of the job. This is not a detailed description of all the work

requirements that may be inherent in the job. Management reserves the right to

alter the above requirements at any time.

compensation: $14.00

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About this Employer

Fairfield Inn by Marriott St. Louis St. Charles

801 Veterans Memorial Parkway
St. Charles, MO 63303

(636) 946-1900

80 Room Hotel

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Our Hotel

This Marriott hotel is located in the heart of St. Charles, Missouri just minutes from Historic St. Charles' Main Street, Ameristar Casino, St. Charles Convention Center, Bass Pro Shop, Lindenwood University,Hollywood Casino, St. Peter's RecPlex and outstanding companies such as Boeing, Sun Edison, General Motors and many more. Just minutes from St. Louis Lambert Airport, we are close to everything St. Louis has to offer. Guests will still find the relaxed comfort and outstanding service they have come to associate with Fairfield Inn hotels everywhere they travel. We also offer a complimentary hot breakfast.

“Working for Equis is great because as general managers we are empowered to make our own decisions. This creates a sense of ownership, which I think is felt by the guests.”

- Aaron Poole, General Manager