Red Lion Hotel & Conference Center Kelso Hotel Room Housekeeper in Kelso, Washington

Job Purpose: Maintains hotel rooms by cleaning, dusting, vacuuming, and polishing; providing linen services. Duties: * Maintains cleaning schedule priorities by following room assignment list; servicing rooms requesting early cleaning first. * Announces presence by knocking on room doors; returning at a later time to occupied rooms. * Makes bed by removing and replacing sheets and pillow cases, checking blankets and bedspreads for soiling; replacing soiled items. * Removes miscellaneous debris by removing trash, newspapers, room service trays, and mini-bar selections. * Refreshes bath area by cleaning tub, toilet, and sinks; removing used towels and bathmats; replacing bath linens. * Replenishes room supplies by restocking toiletries and stationery supplies. * Cleans floors by washing and vacuuming floors. * Maintains furnishings by dusting and polishing furniture; cleaning and polishing glass surfaces. * Conserves energy by closing shades and draperies; turning down air conditioning and heat of unoccupied rooms. * Maintains room availability by notifying supervisor of room readiness. * Keeps supplies ready by restocking housekeeping cart at end of shift. * Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs. * Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following and enforcing standards and procedures; complying with security regulations. * Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities. * Enhances housekeeping and hotel reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. Skills/Qualifications: Dependability, Quality Focus, Customer Service, Customer Focus, Thoroughness, Lifting, Housekeeping, Equipment Maintenance, Independence, Listening, Verbal Communication