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Laundry Attendant

United Arab Emirates - Dubai

Full job details

Recruiter
Raffles Dubai
Posted
22/09/2016
Ref
RDB01141
Location
United Arab Emirates - Dubai
Job Type
Housekeeping, Housekeeping Attendant
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Non-Management
 

Job Description

 

Laundry Attendant Primary Location :   United Arab Emirates-Dubai-Raffles Dubai Employee Status :   Regular    

 

About Raffles Dubai:   Not only close to Dubai’s best-loved landmarks, Raffles Dubai is one of them! This stunning landmark hotel in a distinctive pyramid shape, merges Asian style with an Egyptian aesthetic. Brilliant contemporary interiors, with 252 rooms and suits, faultless service and 7 superb restaurants and bars. At Raffles Dubai we provide our all colleagues with opportunities for continuous learning and development throughout their career. We are looking for talented, passionate and dedicated people who will continue the story and become part of our journey.   Raffles Dubai promises exceptional standards of service inherent of the Raffles brand and complemented by Arabian hospitality values. Our core values of Excellence, Respect, Integrity and Caring serve as the guiding principles in everything that we do     About Raffles Hotels & Resorts is an award-winning, luxury international hotel company with a history dating back to 1887 with the opening of Raffles Hotel, Singapore.  The portfolio currently comprises twelve luxurious properties, from secluded resorts to city hotels in key locations around the world.   If you are looking for a dynamic environment for growth, please join us as :   Laundry Attendant   Summary of Responsibilities: Responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:    
  • Process laundry by either washing, dry cleaning or pressing
  • Follow procedures for the above processes as established by the Laundry Manager
  • Carefully use of laundry chemicals, solvent and spotting chemicals as instructed
  • Mark all items for laundering paying attention to room numbers and sequences
  • Pay particular attention to any items requiring pre-wash soaking
  • Weigh all laundry prior to loading into machines
  • Use laundry equipment as instructed and maintain them in a proper state of cleanliness
  • Attend daily briefings with Supervisor and accomplish daily  tasks as instructed
  • Report to supervisors any stained or torn guest and staff laundry before beginning process of cleaning. Also report any items left in pockets or any jewelry on clothing
  • Ensure all guest requests and instructions are adhered to. E.g. fold in trousers. Light starch, shirt folded etc.
  • Ensure working area is kept clean and organized
  • Present guest and staff laundry as instructed
  • Adhere to personal grooming and hygiene standards
  • Attend meetings and training sessions as required
  • Carry out valet services as needed including delivery of linen
    

Qualifications:

• Previous experience in Housekeeping an asset
• Excellent communication and organizational skills
• Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
• Highly responsible & reliable
• Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team
• Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
• Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

 

Physical Aspects of Position: 

Physical aspects of the position include but are not limited to the following:
• Constant standing and walking throughout shift
• Frequent kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
• Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

    Job Level :   Colleague Schedule :   Full-time Shift :   Rotating / Shift Work Closing Date :   Ongoing Job Number:   RDB01141