United Arab Emirates - Fujairah
17 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Job Level
Seamstress/Tailor Primary Location :   United Arab Emirates-Fujairah-Fairmont Fujairah Beach and Resort Employee Status :   Regular    



Reporting to the Assistant Laundry Manager, the Seamstress / Tailor is responsible for ensuring that all linen and colleague uniforms meet the hotel standards and to perform any tailoring and/or mending duties as required


Hotel Overview:


Located on the east coast of the United Arab Emirates with sweeping views of the Gulf known for its natural beauty set against the backdrop of the historic Hajar Mountains.  The hotel consists of 180 rooms and residences, along with a marina and beach club.  


Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to Laundry Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following :

  • Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service
  • To fix and repair linen., uniforms, drapery, etc
  • Minor mending or alterations to Guest garments
  • To ensure repairs are made in a timely fashion
  • To make sure workplace is orderly kept and surfaces are cleaned daily
  • To assist with inventories when required
  • Report any faulty equipment immediately to Supervisor
  • To make sure all Health and Safety matters relating to uniforms are observed
  • To attend any training courses organised by the Supervisor or Human Resources  


  • Previous experience is an asset
  • High School diploma, vocational training and/or 1 year work experience
  • Basic understanding of the English language
  • Previous experience in luxury hotel environment desirable

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift

Visa Requirements: Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in the United Arab Emirates. We will assist successful applicants with the visa process and provide flights and accommodation


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    Job Level :   Colleague Schedule :   Full-time Shift :   Rotating / Shift Work Travel :   No Closing Date :   26.Nov.2016, 5:59:00 AM Job Number:   FMA00143