Room Attendant

The Fairmont Chateau Whistler - Whistler, BC (8 months ago)

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Primary Location
: Canada-Whistler-The Fairmont Chateau Whistler
Employee Status
: Regular

Room Attendant - NOC 6731
First impressions are everything! As a Room Attendant with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts you will have the opportunity to create lasting memories for every Guest, ensuring Guest rooms are comfortable, inviting and clean. The luxury our Guests experience will ensure their return.

Hotel Overview: Nestled at the base of Blackcomb Mountain, The Fairmont Chateau Whistler resort defines mountain luxury in the heart of Whistler, British Columbia - Host Mountain Resort of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Located in the spectacular Coastal Mountain Range, Whistler is Canada’s premier, year-round outdoor adventure destination - just two hours north of downtown Vancouver. Offering ski-in, ski-out convenience and on-site championship golf course, The Fairmont Chateau Whistler is Whistler’s largest conference resort hotel with 529 guestrooms and suites, exceptional dining in five unique outlets and full resort amenities including a slopeside Health Club. Since opening its doors in 1989, this landmark destination has welcomed guests and colleagues to an unforgettable mountain adventure – start yours today!

Job Details:
Salary: $17.25 / Hour

Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full time 32 - 40 hours / week; Part time also available for those who require.

Start Date: As soon as possible

Benefits:
Employee will be eligible to join the benefit plan, the first day of the month, following 3 months of full-time continuous employment. The benefit package applicable to the full-time position covers employee and dependents for the 100% employer paid Medical Service Plan of BC, Extended plan through Great West Life (Health, Dental, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment).
Education Assistance Program
Fairmont Chateau Whistler Wellness Plan
As of day one, employee is eligible to participate in the Retirement Savings Plan, employee assistance program, uniform, dry cleaning thereof, complimentary duty meal for every 5 hr+ shift, subsidized housing.
After 6 months of full time employment employee will be eligible to participate in the Fairmont Pension Plan, where Fairmont matches the employee’s contributions
Participation in the Destinations Program, offering discounted Fairmont Hotels Room Rates & Food & Beverage.

Vacation:
Vacation pay will be accrued as per Provincial Legislation with the understanding that employees are required to take their annual vacation and shall not be paid in lieu thereof if not taken. Please note: Vacation requests will typically not be granted during peak season which is December 1 – March 31 and June 1 - September 30.

Employment Conditions: Overtime, Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend

Job Requirements:
Languages: English
Education: No degree, certificate or diplom a
Experience: Experience an asset
Security and Safety: Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Tight deadlines, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Attention to detail, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information: Staff accommodation available for a fee.

Personal Suitability : Dependability, ability to focus attention on guest needs; remain calm and courteous at all times; Initiative, Team player – ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team with minimum supervision; Judgement; Excellent communication and organizational skills; Flexibility, Reliability; strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities; Highly responsible and reliable; Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

Work Setting: Hotel, resort

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Housekeeping Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
Clean all assigned guestrooms including: dusting, making beds,soiled linen removal from rooms, and retrieval of clean linen from linen closets, vacuuming, bathroom cleaning, inside window cleaning, replenish rooms with supplies
Sign in and out master keys daily
Maintain proper usage of cleaning supplies and equipment
Update and record all cleaned rooms
Return and properly tag all lost and found articles in the Housekeeping Office
Follow departmental policies and procedures and service standards
Report necessary maintenance items
Follow all safety and sanitation policies
Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
Highly responsible & reliable
Previous guest service and/or Housekeeping experience is an asset.
Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team with minimum supervision
Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position:
Physical aspects of the position include but are not limited to the following:

Constant standing and walking throughout shift
Frequent lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs
Frequent kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements: Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization.

APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!

By email: Sheryll.Cu@Fairmont.com

By mail: 4599 Chateau Blvd , Whistler, BC , V0N 1B4

In person: 4599 Chateau Blvd , Whistler , BC , V0N 1B4 , from 10:00 a.m. to 16:00 p.m.

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS
At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Job Level
: Colleague
Schedule
: Full-time
Shift
: Rotating / Shift Work
Travel
: No
Closing Date
: 05.Jan.2020, 9:59:00 AM

Job Number:
CWR02268