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Housekeeper

Posted July 14, 2020

WoodSpring Suites Harlingen
Harlingen, TX
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Are you ready to turn your housekeeping and cleaning experience into a rewarding long-term career with a dynamic and quickly-growing leader in the hospitality industry?

About This Job

Work with WoodSpring Hotels – the nation’s fastest growing value extended stay hotel company – and our WoodSpring Suites and Value Place hotels.  We need energetic and personable management professionals just like you to serve as Housekeepers at all of our hotels.

Housekeepers work a flexible work schedule four – six days per week. They perform a wide variety of cleaning tasks in the hotel, cleaning both guest rooms and public spaces, and at times performing the duties of Hotel Custodian or Night Guest Services Representative (GSR). Their work shift varies by day and week and depends upon which job they perform:

  • Move-Out Cleans: this is deep cleaning when a guest checks out. Typically it takes 60-90 minutes to prep, clean, and reset a room to be rent ready
  • Stay-Over Cleans: this is the service Housekeepers perform in hotels while the guest continues to stay with us.
  • Public Spaces Cleans: this is typical janitorial work cleaning hallways, lobby, stairwells and routine landscaping maintenance

JOB DUTIES

  • Carry linens, towels, toilet items, and cleaning supplies, using wheeled carts.
  • Disinfect equipment and supplies, using germicides
  • Clean rooms, hallways, lobby, restrooms, corridors, elevators, stairways, so that health standards are met.
  • Empty wastebaskets, empty and clean ashtrays, and transport other trash and waste to disposal areas.
  • Observe precautions required to protect hotel and guest property and report damage, theft, and found articles to general manager
  • Replenish room supplies, (toilet paper, soap, trash liners etc.)
  • Clean rugs, carpets, upholstered furniture, using vacuum cleaners and shampooers.
  • Dust and polish furniture and equipment, keep storage areas and carts well-stocked, clean, and tidy.
  • Wash windows, walls, ceilings, and woodwork, waxing and polishing as necessary
  • These jobs require the employee to be able to lift up to 50 lbs., stand, bend and kneel. The work pace is steady; the work schedule is flexible to meet the employee’s needs. These employees love to “make it shine”, they take pride in doing a good job, are careful to follow directions, check lists and process. They get along with others and like working on a team. In general CLEAN is a passion they have and take pride in delivering an exceptionally clean room.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • These jobs require the employee to be able to lift up to 50 lbs., stand, bend and kneel
  • Work at a steady, sometimes demanding pace
  • “Can do” personality and pride in work and work product
  • Team player and responsibility sharer
  • Dependability
  • Quality Assurance/Inspection experience
  • Hotel/Apartment/Cleaning Experience
  • Ideally OSHA and Hazardous Waste Certification

Candidates are encouraged to apply, in person, at their desired work location.  Find addresses and phone numbers here.

DETAILS

  • Location: Varies (Indicate Desired Location During Application Process)
  • Department: WHPM Operations or Franchisee
  • Req. Number: 012510
  • Income Range: $7.50 - $10.00/hour (Varies) 
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About this Employer

WoodSpring Suites Harlingen

3905 S Expressway 77/83
Harlingen, TX 78550

Telephone (956) 423-2200
Reservations (844) 974-6835

121 Room Extended Stay

www.woodspring.com

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At This Location

The Value Place Harlingen, convenient to Brownsville and Padre Island, creates an extended stay hotel experience unlike any other. With three room types to choose from, all with fully-equipped kitchens, this hotel is an excellent option for nightly, weekly and extended stay guests.

Our unique extended stay hotel offers three room types, all of which include the comforts you require at a price you can afford.  Each Harlingen weekly hotel room is fully-furnished and includes a modified kitchen with a full-size refrigerator and freezer, a two-burner stovetop, microwave, living room/bedroom furnishings and more. All guests have access to on-site, 24/7 laundry facilities andvending machines – ideal for extended stays – and wireless internetis available for an additional fee.

Under an hour from the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, Value Place Harlingen provides convenient access to many popular local attractions, including:

  • Island Blanca Park
  • Sabal Palm Sanctuary
  • Sea Turtle Inc.
  • South Padre Island Convention Centre

At Every Location

No matter which Value Place you go to, there are a few things you can count on at every location—a truly affordable weekly rate and an astonishingly clean room with a full kitchen. All in a more secure environment than you’ll find at any other extended stay hotel or motel. How can we make this promise to our guests? By keeping things simple. And because we’re flexible to your needs, you won’t find extras padded into our pricing. Instead, you get to pick and choose from the optional add-ons we offer. At Value Place, you get affordable lodging that is clean, safe, and simple—every time, at every location.