Laundry Attendant

  • Omni Hotels
  • Richmond, VA, USA
  • Nov 10, 2018
General Labor Hospitality / Restaurant / Food Service

Job Description

Location

Richmond Hotel

Located in the center of Richmond's financial district and overlooking the James River, The Omni Richmond welcomes its guests with a taste Southern Hospitality. The Omni Richmond is the premier destination for business and leisure travelers alike. Steps away you will find wonderful restaurants, shopping, and entertainment.

Come be a part of an amazing team where we inspire and reward our associates! Every other Friday the Management Team hosts an Associate Appreciation event to show their appreciation for their associates and give them a much deserved break from the work day. The Omni Richmond prides itself on having a bi-annual management training class where current associates participate in a 6 month program to prepare them for advancing their careers.

Job Description

This position ensures that all Housekeeping and Food & Beverage Linens are processed in a timely manner meeting the expectations of Omni Hotels & Resorts standards while minimizing as much discarded product as possible.

Responsibilities

  • Sorting of dirty linen from laundry chute to be processed.
  • Pickup of dirty linen from Food & Beverage Outlets/Banquets
  • Operating all washers, dryers, ironers and towel folders
  • Stacking clean items into laundry bins/trucks to be delivered to the guest room floors or Food & Beverage areas.
  • Operating smaller washers/dryers to process specialty items or special requests for guests.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of the department at all times.
  • Adhere by safety and sanitization regulations as instructed by OSHA and the Omni Hotels & Resorts.


Qualifications

  • Must be able to stand in work station for up to 7 hours per shift
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis.
  • Must be able to push and pull carts up to 250 pounds often throughout the shift.
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, squat and stretch on a regular basis.
  • Must be able to understand and follow directions in the spoken language of the work area.
  • Must be able to travel to various areas of the hotel to pick/deliver linen items in allotted time provided.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including day, evening, weekends and holidays.