Housekeeping Room Attendant is a part or full-time, year-round position at Boyne Highlands Resort.
The responsibility of this position is managing specialized work efficiently, with confidence and competence. The position requires above average attention to details, concern for the exact correctness of work, and strong commitment to tasks completed on time. The person in this position will take work seriously, has a strong sense of duty, and is disciplined. A somewhat faster-than-average pace will be the norm for this position. Detailed, specialized work is the major focus. The person in this position will require clearly defined work, responsibilities, and reporting relationships, ongoing and thorough training opportunities to develop expertise and increase confidence, and frequently expressed appreciation of the person’s competence, conscientiousness, and loyalty. The position will provide security in a stable work environment, allowing the person to plan for, focus on and complete tasks on hand. When changes in the nature of the work occur, the person in this position will need direction, training and support. The position will generally be task oriented, requiring someone with a conservative, careful, and cautious approach to work
Obtain list of vacant rooms which need to be cleaned immediately and list of prospective check outs in order to prepare work assignments.
Examine rooms, halls, and lobbies, and report any maintenance concerns to supervisor.
Change and replenish linens and amenities in room, distribute soiled articles and linens.
Replace and/or clean soiled items in room.
Disinfect and sterilize kitchenette and bathroom areas.
Sweep, vacuum and polish floor areas.
Clean rugs, carpets, upholstered furniture, and draperies.
Dust furniture and equipment.
Wash walls, ceiling, woodwork, windows, door panels, and sills.
Empty wastebaskets and replaces liners.
Clean all outdoor patio areas and furniture.
Ensure cleaning checklist for every room is complete and inspect work to meet standards of cleanliness.
Take inventory to ensure adequate supplies. Restock carts and storage closets.
Keep utility and storage rooms in clean and orderly condition.
Complete any special tasks assigned by management.
Respond to Guest requests for additional supplies or information.
Keep supervisor promptly and fully informed of all problems or unusual matters of significance.
Maintain a clean, well-organized work area.
Assist other room attendants when necessary in any area of the resort.
Complete section report in allotted time frame and update status according to what has been cleaned.
Heavy lifting is required, up to and including 50 pounds. Must possess valid driver's license and be capable of driving housekeeping van. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and be available to work nights, weekends and holidays.