The Custodian is responsible for providing a full range of cleaning duties for the University Place Hotel guest rooms, public areas such as lobbies, elevators, walkways and stairs and all other areas.
The position will split (as needed) time between lobby assignment and guest room assignment. The position will also assist other staff and guests as needed by providing friendly, courteous and professional service while adhering to health regulations. The Custodian will work 40 hours per week; variable shifts may include evenings, weekends and holidays.
High school education or equivalent. Ability to work alone and follow trained procedures and standards. Ability to remain on feet, kneel, bend, stoop, stretch, lift, push, and pull throughout shift. Ability to work flexible schedules including evenings, weekends, and holidays. Ability to take direction and be flexible to change tasks/multi-task on demand. Ability to pay close attention to detail. Ability to work with minimal to moderate supervision in a fast-paced environment. Must be able to speak and understand English to be successful in this position.
Two or more year's custodial and/or housekeeping experience in a hotel, hospitality, or travel industry. Previous customer service experience.
Internal Number: 27976
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