Laundry Attendant - Denali Park Village
Anchorage , Alaska
September 11, 2017
Overview: About Aramark
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Description: Position Summary: Laundry Attendants are responsible for collecting, sorting, washing, drying and folding linen from various departments. They may also assist Housekeeping the cleaning of lodge rooms, public areas, hallways and lobbies to the highest degree of cleanliness and customer satisfaction.

Essential Functions:
  • Must be able to work physically hard - able to deal with constant lifting and bending
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and carry up to 25 pounds
  • Must have an eye for detail and presentation - to ensure the highest standards of cleanliness
  • Clean public areas including lobby, restrooms, stairwells, hallways, conference rooms and offices
  • Collect, sort, wash, dry and fold linens for various departments
  • Must be able to clean at least 15 rooms a daily - this includes but is not limited to: ensuring all beds are made, all surfaces dusted, trash removed, carpets vacuumed, linens changed, and that bathroom sinks, tubs and toilets are cleaned
  • Ensure glass doors and insides of windows are clean and do not have smears on them
  • Remove cobwebs and clean all light fixtures
  • Ensure the laundry has a constant supply of clean linen
  • Deliver items to guest rooms
  • Ensure proper dilution and soap ratios to prevent wastage
  • Ensure linens used are in perfect condition - do not use linens that are torn, worn or stained
  • Fully utilize all safety equipment, also ensure proper bending, lifting and carrying techniques are adhered to
  • Understand the machinery and chemicals used
  • Be aware of MSDS sheets and books and read and use this information when necessary
  • Identify maintenance and safety issues - always ensuring the Housekeeping and Laundry Manager is notified
  • Must be honest, dependable and forthright - having the ability to confidently work without direct supervision
  • Maintain a positive attitude - always be willing to lend a helping hand wherever needed
  • Exceptional customer service skills are needed when encountering guests to ensure a good positive representation of ARAMARK Parks and Destinations is demonstrated at all times
  • Attend all scheduled department and safety meetings
  • Share innovative ideas to improve efficiency and operations
  • Know and comply with all company policies and procedures regarding safety, security, emergencies and energy
  • Report to work on time and in complete uniform
  • Other duties as assigned
Status and Scope:
  • The Laundry Attendant reports to the Housekeeping Manager
  • Position requires the ability to lift up to 50lbs and carry up to 25lbs
  • Must have the ability to bend constantly
  • Must be able to accurately carry out instructions
  • Must be able to do repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail focus is vital to ensure the highest standards of cleanliness are maintained
  • Able to identify and communicate problems in English to Housekeeping and Laundry Manager
  • Team player

Qualifications: Qualifications:
  • Some Housekeeping/Laundry previous experience preferred
Equipment Used: Hand Truck, Washer, Dryer, Vacuum
Travel Requirements: Little or No Travel (>10%)
Lifting Requirements: MEDIUM - Lifting 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds.
Physical Requirements:

A little about us:
At Aramark, we believe that each of our employees can play an important role in creating the great experiences that become lasting memories.

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