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Laundry Attendant

Posted October 8, 2021

Crowne Plaza Houston Galleria Area
Houston, TX
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**Previous hotel laundry attendant experience or equivalent preferred**

**Flexible to work any day including holidays and weekends**

**Ability to stand on feet and perform repetitive motions**

Essential Job Functions:

-Operate washing and drying equipment, load and unload laundry from machines. Measure and administer cleaning agents to laundry according to product specifications.

-Monitor feeder information on washers, make sure all drums are full, and report any irregularities to immediate supervisor.

-Set the proper drying and cooling times for different types of linen.

-Clean up machines and surrounding areas.

-Comply with attendance rules and be available to work on a regular basis.

-Perform any other job related duties as assigned.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Flexible to work holidays and weekends.  Ability to communicate in English.  Self-starting personality with an even disposition.   Maintain a professional appearance and manner at all times.   Must be willing to “pitch-in” and help co- workers with their job duties and be a team player.  Working knowledge of the use of laundry chemicals and different formulas, as well as effects on various types of linen.  Ability to prioritize and organize work.  Ability to lift, bend, stoop, push or pull heavy loads, and stand for long periods of time.  Requires lifting bundles of linen weighing up to 75 lbs.  Ability to push and/or pull wheeled carts weighing up to 100 pounds.

PERFORMANCE STANDARDS

Customer Satisfaction: 

Our customers are what we are about.  One of the keys to a positive guest experience is positive interaction with Crescent staff.  It is essential that you remain professional at all times, and that you treat all guests and associates with courtesy and respect, under all circumstances.  Every Crescent associate is a guest relations ambassador, every working minute of every day. 

Work Habits:

In order to maintain a positive guest and associate experience, your work habits should always meet and strive to exceed hotel standards for work procedures, dress, grooming, punctuality and attendance.  You should be adaptable to change in your work area and in hotel procedures with a willingness to learn new skills and/or improve existing ones, have the ability to solve routine problems that occur on the job and ask for help whenever you are not sure how to do something.

Safety & Security: 

The safety and security of our guests and associates is of utmost importance to Crescent.  Every Crescent associate should adhere to the hotel security policies and procedures, particularly regarding key controls, lifting heavy objects, using chemicals, and effectively reporting safety hazards and safety concerns.

NOTE:        

This description excludes non-essential and marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of the fundamental job duties.  Furthermore, the specific examples in each section are not intended to be all-inclusive.  Rather, they represent the typical elements and criteria considered necessary to perform the job successfully.  Other job-related duties may be assigned by the associate’s supervisor.

Furthermore, this description is subject to change, in the sole discretion of the Company, and in no way creates an employment contract, implied or otherwise; each associate remains, at all times, an “at will” associate.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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Crowne Plaza Houston Galleria Area

7611 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77024

(713) 680-2222

207 Room Hotel

www.ihg.com

Welcome to Crowne Plaza Houston Galleria Area
Perfectly located near The Galleria Mall, The Marq*E Entertainment Center, and Memorial City Mall - the Crowne Plaza® Houston Galleria Area offers guests a convenient central location right inside the Loop at the I-10/610 interchange close to the Houston First Baptist Church. With over 12,000 square feet of unique meeting space, your "single point of contact" via the Crowne Meetings Director, a two-hour RFP response guarantee and a Daily Meeting Debrief, we are "The Place to Meet" among hotels in Houston. We go above and beyond your expectations! Houston visitors enjoy easy access to popular area attractions. Spend the day in the Houston Museum District, shopping at The Galleria or Memorial City Mall, or visiting the Houston Zoo. The Livestock Show & Rodeo and the Offshore Technology Conference held in the Houston Area are just minutes from our hotel.