ATRIUM HOSPITALITY LP Laundry Attendant in DES MOINES, Iowa

Laundry Attendant Job ID #: 4508 Property Name: Des Moines Embassy Suites - MGH Functional Area: Housekeeping Position Type: Part Time Location: Des Moines,IA Bonus Eligibility: No Position Description: Ensure all linen items meet high standards of cleanliness and are properly presented. Uphold and ensure compliance with all company and departmental policies and procedures.RESPONSIBILITIES:1. Properly utilize the necessary tools and chemicals to clean articles to property standards a. Pre-soak, sterilize, scrub, spot-clean, and dry contaminated or stained articles, suing neutralizer solutions and portable machines b. Examine and sort into basket of articles for laundry or dry cleaning, according to color, fabric, dirt content, and cleaning technique required c. Apply bleaching powders to spots and spray them with steam to remove stains form fabrics that do not respond to other cleaning solvents d. Mix and add detergents, dyes, bleaches, starches, and other solutions and chemicals to clean, color, dry, or stiffen articles e. Operate machines that comb, dry and polish furs, clean, sterilize and fluff feathers and blankets, or roll and package towels.2. Use laundering equipment to safely and thoroughly clean and press linen, keeping the work area clean and safe3. Start washers, dry cleaners, driers, or extractors, and turn valves or levers to regulate machine processes and the volume of soap, detergent, water, bleach, starch, and other additives4. Receive and mark articles for laundry or dry cleaning with identifying code numbers or names, using hand or machine markers5. Start pumps to operate distilling systems that drain and reclaim dry cleaning solventsMINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:1. Previous hotel housekeeping or other applicable cleaning experience preferred2. Must be flexible to working days, early mornings, evenings, weekends and holidays3. High school diploma or equivalent preferred We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.Atrium Hospitality is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not discriminate against on the basis of disability