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Houseperson

Posted July 29, 2022

Hampton Inn Ruston (LA)
Ruston, LA
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Housekeeping – Houseperson

The Houseperson will have the opportunity to directly impact the impression developed by all guests by presenting a clean hotel with inviting public areas and attractive grounds, taking pride in the portrayal of the hotel’s overall appearance. 

Department

  • Housekeeping

FSLA Status

  • Non-Exempt

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • None

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Performs cleaning, housekeeping, and light maintenance tasks and services as assigned throughout the property.
  • Maintains key control and security of non-guest areas constantly.
  • Picks up trash, empties interior and exterior trash receptacles, as well as ash collection containers placed around the property.
  • Performs light repairs such as replacing light bulbs and unclogging pipes.
  • Responds to guest requests.
  • Assists with the cleaning and sanitizing of shared facilities such as business center, fitness room, and common spaces.
  • Washes windows, vacuums floor and rugs, cleans furniture and window treatments.
  • Pulls linens, terry, and trash for Room Attendants, and restocks housekeeping carts as needed.
  • Maintains outside grounds and pet area as assigned.
  • Examines property for safety hazards and reports all problems to the Facilities Manager or other appropriate staff.
  • Keeps dumpster area clean and well maintained.
  • Maintains cribs, pack & plays, and roll-away beds.
  • Sets up and breaks down meeting room, including proper placement of chairs, tables, and linen, all according to instructions.
  • Ensures that cleaning supplies are well stocked.
  • Maintains, cleans, and organizes storage areas.
  • Brings any equipment issues to the Facilities Manager or General Manager immediately.
  • Participates in special projects as required.
  • Maintains communication with Front Desk and Housekeeping.
  • Follows all OSHA/HAZCOM procedure.
  • Wears appropriate brand required uniform and name tag during all scheduled shifts.

Required Skills/Abilities

  • Thorough understanding of safety hazards and proper use of various cleaning and sanitizing solutions
  • Detail oriented and thorough
  • Ability to perform basic repairs and operate tools or equipment used in routine maintenance
  • Ability to keep property clean and orderly
  • Exhibit good interpersonal skills with polite and courteous demeanor toward staff, guests, vendors, and visitors to the property

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

Physical Requirements

  • Prolonged periods standing and walking, and frequently pulling, pushing, and bending.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds at a time.

Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change, or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.

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About this Employer

Hampton Inn Ruston (LA)

1315 North Trenton Street
Ruston, LA 71270

(318) 251-3090

83 Room Hotel

hamptoninn3.hilton.com

At A Glance

Hampton Inn Ruston is your home base for a stay near Louisiana Tech University and Grambling University. Explore historic downtown and so much more at our convenient Ruston, LA hotel.

Learn local history at Lincoln Parish Museum in the 1886 Kidd-Paris home. Visit the Autrey House, a historic breezeway-style home. Go boating or tubing at a Ruston area lake, such as D’Arbonne and Claiborne. Bike or hike the trails in Lincoln Parish Park. If you’re visiting in June, join locals at the Squire Creek Louisiana Peach Festival, featuring live music, artisans and vendors, a parade, and more.

Bring home peach-themed gifts or foods from Mitcham Farms, a country store in the Ruston Peach Orchards. Hampton Inn Ruston is also a convenient distance from businesses like Conagra Poultry Feed Mill and Hatchery and Bluebell Creameries.

Whether you’re visiting Lincoln Parish for business, Louisiana Tech Homecoming, or just for fun, you’ll experience a comfortable stay in our 83-guest room hotel. Finish a presentation for tomorrow’s meeting at the work desk in your room. Relax while watching your favorite shows on your room’s 32-inch flat-screen TV. If you’re traveling with the family, reserve a king bed study with an additional sleeper sofa.