The Laundry Truck drivers are responsible for moving linen and stock between buildings/properties. This is a full-time position working 5 days per week from 8 to 10 hours per day. Required training cleaning rooms for the first couple of days of training.
Education Requirements High School diploma or equivalent required and/or experience in a hotel or a related field preferred.
Must have a valid driver's license.
Required Skills Must have good customer relation skills, have great attention to detail, able to work independently without supervision and be a team player. Basic working knowledge of equipment such as Vacuums, Electric Housemen Carts, and Hydraulic Lift Trucks helpful.
Previous Experience Required Experience with properties (Hotels and Resorts) in excess of 500 rooms is helpful.
Essential Duties & Functions
Deliver items to guest rooms, keep housekeeping closets clean and stocked and assist room attendants when needed by stripping beds, running linen and cleaning rooms.
Walk assigned floors at beginning and end of shift; remove newspapers, trays, empty ash urns, remove trash and/or linens and note any areas that need immediate cleaning.
Use daily checklists to complete cleaning projects such as: elevator lobbies, ash urns, glass tables, furniture, ice machines, vending machines, elevator doors/frames, service landings, linen closets, stairwells, and polish floors.
Use proper two-way radio etiquette at all times when communicating with other associates.
Maintain housekeeping closets keeping them clean and orderly and advise supervisor of low inventory of amenity items.
Separate linens and properly move them to laundry for cleaning in an efficient manner.
Distribute and deliver clean linens to housekeeping closets as business volume demands.
Be familiar with proper guest room cleaning procedures and assist room attendants with cleaning when needed.
Pick up and properly dispose of dirty linens and trash in accordance with resort procedures.
Assist housekeeping associates as needed to deliver cribs, roll-aways, flip beds, etc.
Report any hazardous conditions or broken equipment immediately to the proper personnel.
If applicable, operate laundry box truck with hydraulic lift to transport laundry between laundry department and housekeeping closets in areas such as Sands Building or Condo areas.