TITLE:  Public Housekeeper


REPORTS TO: Executive Housekeeper


1.       SUMMARY:

The main function of the Little America Hotel Public housekeeper is to keep the hotel’s public areas in a clean and orderly condition.


2.       TASKS:

          The tasks that are essential to perform the functions of this position are:

·         Maintain the cleanliness of the hotel’s public rest rooms by mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, washing mirrors, counter tops and fixtures, and filling paper product and soap dispensers

·         Maintain the cleanliness of the public areas by carpet vacuuming, shampooing, dusting and picking up litter

§  Move furniture out of the way to allow vacuuming in that area

§  Empty ash trays

·         Wash public area windows with squeegee using a variety of different sized ladders

·         Maintain cleanliness of light fixtures and chandeliers in public areas and replace light bulbs when needed

·         Dispose of trash into dumpsters

·         Assist with moving of furniture, freight and other heavy items

·         Be trained and have the ability to clean  guest rooms

·         Other duties as assigned




·         Ability to ascend or descend rung ladders, scaffolding, and the like safely and with agility, to work safely in elevated places, and to maintain body equilibrium to prevent falling from precarious situations

·         Ability to move body to floor level and move about

·         Ability to extend arm(s) in any direction

·         Ability to support oneself in an erect and/or completely upright position for a prolonged period of time

·         Ability to substantially press against something with a steady force in order to thrust forward, downward, or outward, and to exert a considerable force in order to draw, drag, haul, or tug objects in a sustained motion

·         Ability to raise substantial objects from a lower to a higher position or move objects horizontally from position to position

·         Ability to apply considerable grasping type pressure to an object

·         Ability to express or exchange ideas verbally