IHG Laundry Attendant @ Hotel Indigo Dubai Downtown in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
A little curiosity can take you anywhere. So, at Hotel Indigo ®, we do more than satisfy our guests' curiosity, we inspire them. Our passionate colleagues help create memorable and unique experiences for our guests; in a place truly connected to the local neighborhood, infused with intriguing design and local flavors. Where every day brings new discoveries, fresh experiences, and unexpected ideas. And just like our hotels, no two colleagues are the same. So, we’re curious about YOU. How will you inspire the eclectic rhythm in our hotels? How will you bring the local neighborhood story to life? At Hotel Indigo® hotels, we’re excited to meet spirited characters who can delight the most curious guests. The hotel boasts 269 tastefully decorated rooms, each thoughtfully designed to reflect the hotels neighborhood story, the story of Dubai creek. Other facilities that our guests can expect include an infinity pool deck, fully equipped fitness center and our neighborhood café and bar, both offering seamless service and array of experiences reflecting this expressive neighborhood
Day to day
In a nutshell, as Laundry & Uniform Attendant, your role will include key responsibilities such as:
• Washing of all soiled items, taking great care that no damage will come to them, and careful not to overload the washer.
• Follows to the latter then wash formula set by the Laundry Supervisor.
• Report malfunctions of the equipment and sees that it is thoroughly cleaned after the day’s works
• Is responsible for the washing and rinsing of an established number of loads per hour
• Adjusts water and steam valves in accordance to pre-set wash formulas
•Adds washing solutions and chemicals in accordance to pre-set wash formulas
• Loads all items into the washer, closes door of washer and opens it when operations are completed
• Pressing all wearing apparel
• Shake out garment to be pressed
• Opens press and re arranges article being pressed to cover other area articles
• Repeat operation until the article is complete press
• Hangs filed garments or rack near press
• Place items not possible to put hangers partially folded on table near press
Spotting and Dry Cleaning:
• Removing all stain from pieces
• Loading and unloading of the dry cleaner unit
• Filters the solvent as often as necessary
• Classifies pieces according to color and amount of soil
• Check that solvent level is within the level suggested by machine manufacturer
• Loads solvent into machine when needed
We are now seeking an experienced and lively Laundry & Uniform Attendant to join our team. This person will be responsible for cleaning in this vibrantly designed lifestyle hotel located in a key location in Dubai. As the first lifestyle branded hotel of IHG in the Middle East, this exciting project really is something to be part of. This is a great opportunity for talented hospitality and Housekeeping professionals to step up in their career and experience a new challenge in a trendy lifestyle brand. You'll report to the Guest Experience Manager - Housekeeping, and you’ll play a big role in supporting the overall success of the hotel. The right fit for this role is someone who has solid hotel background with an energetic and fun personality. He/She should be passionate about people and hospitality. Excellent communication and problem-solving skills are essential. If you are this person, we’d like to meet you. Ideally you should have 1-year experience in and a solid understanding of Laundry operation in a 4- or 5-star hotel. Availability to work flexible hours across a 7-day operation is essential. This 'hands-on' role requires for someone who is enthusiastic. A high level of personal maturity is vital for this position; good visual memory. At ease in a multi-cultural environment and you will bring with your strong interpersonal skills and excellent command of written and spoken English is required.
Join us and not only can you benefit from the world of variety and opportunity that comes with working for a global organization, you can also look forward to being part of a company that will appreciate you for being you. We’ll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefit package.
What’s more, because your career will be as unique as you are, we’ll give you all the tailored support you need to make a great start with IHG, be involved and grow. So, whoever you are, whatever you love doing, bring your passion to IHG and we’ll make sure you’ll have room to be yourself. Find out more about joining us today by going to careers.ihg.com