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Laundry Attendant

Posted December 25, 2021

Embassy Suites by Hilton Philadelphia Valley Forge
Wayne, PA
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About This Job

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

2. Monitor feeder information on washers, make sure all drums are full, and report any irregularities to immediate supervisor. Sort and count articles to verify quantities on laundry lists. Soak contaminated articles in neutralizer solution in vat to precondition articles for washing.

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

4. Clean up machines and surrounding areas.

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

7. Perform all stages of linen processing.

8. Fold and stack clean, dry linens in designated place on linen carts.

9. Remove and properly dispose of damaged fabrics.

10. Comply with all safety and security policies.

11. Clean equipment.

12. Consistently practice and maintain the highest standards of professionalism when interacting with fellow team members, management, owners, members and prospects.

13. Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Must have the ability to communicate in English, can communicate well with guests

Knowledge of chemical cleaning agents and operation of various cleaning equipment

Ability to comprehend and apply written labeling instructions

Positive, energetic personality, willingness to learn and commitment to support and advance the image and reputation of the hotel.

At least 6 months laundry and/or housekeeping experience

Additional Qualifications:

1 year laundry and/or housekeeping experience in hospitality industry experience preferred

Strong interpersonal verbal communication skills

High school diploma or equivalent

Physical Demands:

Ability to push and/or pull equipment weighing up to 100 lbs

Able to stand for long periods of time, reach above head level, bend, stoop, twist and lift

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and talk and hear.

Constant repetitive motion.

The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch.

These physical demands are representative of the physical requirements necessary for an associate to successfully preform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodation can be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the described essential functions of the job.

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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About this Employer

Embassy Suites by Hilton Philadelphia Valley Forge

888 Chesterbrook Boulevard
Wayne, PA 19087

(610) 647-6700

229 Room All Suite

www.hilton.com

At A Glance

Set in a beautiful valley just 25 minutes from downtown Philadelphia, the Embassy Suites Philadelphia Valley Forge hotel is perfect for both leisure and business travelers. Experience the local shops at the King of Prussia Mall, the largest mall on the East Coast, or enjoy a scenic walk around the Valley Forge National Historical Park.

Make us your choice among Valley Forge hotels and enjoy more space and freedom in an Embassy Suites guest suite. All suites at this Philadelphia hotel feature contemporary decor, complimentary WiFi, a private bedroom, separate living room and an LCD TV.

Host meetings in the hotel’s beautiful function spaces for convenient and successful events of up to 150 guests. Plunge into the hotel’s swimming pool, and relax on the sundeck. Stay active in the fitness center with cardio machines and a separate weight room, or go back to the basics on the jogging track adjacent to the hotel.

Enjoy a complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast every morning at this Valley Forge hotel, and unwind with complimentary drinks and snacks at the Complimentary Evening Reception. Delight in delicious contemporary cuisine at the hotel’s signature restaurant, The Grille at Chesterbrook. Relax and unwind with colleagues and friends alike at the sophisticated E Bar Lounge.