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Sage Hospitality Resources Laundry Linen Specialist in Portland, Oregon

Why us?

the Nines, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Portland is seeking a Laundry Linen Specialist to join their renowned team. The perfect candidate is passionate about service and creating indigenous experiences for each guest! Poised in the heart of the city center , within the walls of the stately Meier & Frank Building one of Portland's most beloved landmarks, the Nines honors the structure’s storied past, both in its striking decor and impeccable service. Individualistic design traits celebrate the surroundings of one of finest LEED Silver-certified hotels in Portland, providing the opportunity to truly experience the region's unique character.

As part of Sage Hospitality , we passionately strive to be the best and create excellence in everything we do. We are known amongst our staff, our owners, our guests and our communities as leaders in our field who are authentic, humble, innovative and flexible operators driven to anticipate needs and exceed expectations.

Job Overview

Process soiled linen and distribute clean linen in accordance with standard operating procedures in a safe, accident-free manner, as assigned by management.

Responsibilities

  • Receive and sort soiled linen into appropriate containers following all safety practices.

  • Process sorted linen utilizing the washers, dryers, sheet spreaders, ironers, and feeder/folders ensuring finished product is inspected and meets quality standards.

  • Follow all hazardous chemical procedures and ensure bloodied linen does not return to supplies.

  • Inspect linen on a regular basis for tears, holes or sub-standard conditions and remove from guest inventory.

  • Maintain assigned work area in a clean and safe condition.

  • Empty lint traps after each load to ensure safety of equipment and building.

  • Notify supervisor of malfunctioning equipment, supplies needed, damaged linens, to ensure laundry operation is running at maximum efficiency level.

  • Ensure linen carts are stocked and prepared to be delivered to guest room floors.

Qualifications

Education/Formal Training

No formal education needed.

Experience

Prior laundry experience desirable

Knowledge/Skills

  • Minimal hearing necessary for one-one-one communication, accommodations may be provided.

  • Excellent vision necessary; emphasis on cleanliness standards and quality control.

  • Minimal speech communication skills required for one-on-one communication, accommodations may be provided.

  • Minimal literacy is required.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Lifting up to 75 lbs. of linen; pushing up to 75 lbs. of linen; pulling up to 75 lbs. of linen; carrying up to 50 lbs. of linen.

  • Bending -frequent bending while loading/unloading washers/dryers, sorting linen and folding. No kneeling.

  • Mobility -continuous movement throughout department. Continuous standing -100% of shift.

Environment

Excessive heat and humidity in laundry. Inside 95% of shift.

Benefits

  • Medical, dental, & vision insurance

  • Health savings and flexible spending accounts

  • Basic Life and AD&D insurance

  • Paid time off for vacation, sick time, and holidays

  • Eligible to participate in the Company’s 401(k) program with employer matching

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Great discounts on Hotels, Restaurants, and much more.

ID: 2021-8363

Position Type: Regular Full-Time

Property : The Nines

Outlet: Hotel

Category: Housekeeping & Laundry

Address : 525 SW Morrison St

City : Portland

State : Oregon

EOE Protected Veterans/Disability

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