Houseperson
Skytop Lodge

Posted April 26, 2021

Employment Type Full-time

Compensation $11/hour ($12/hour after 90 days with good review)

Company Skytop Lodge

Location One Skytop
Skytop, PA 18357
US


DESCRIPTORS

WELCOME

Thank you for your interest in Skytop Lodge!

Skytop Lodge is looking for dynamic, service-minded individuals with a smile to join our team!  W
e are conveniently located just 20 minutes from Mount Pocono and East Stroudsburg, and many of our available positions offer flexible scheduling.


At Skytop you will be part of a team-oriented, guest-centric environment.  We not only offer the opportunity to make a great income close to home, but also to advance your career in hospitality.  We believe in promoting from within whenever possible, and with commitment and hard work, you will have the opportunity to grow your career with Skytop.

We recognize and respect the amount of time you are about to invest by applying to this open position.  If you complete this job application, you will be kept informed via email status updates (and text messages, if you opt in) throughout the evaluation process.

 

By continuing with this job application, you will be asked to answer job-specific questions. Please note that the questions contained in this job posting are our sole intellectual property.

Upon receipt of your responses, we will evaluate your submission. If selected for a personal interview, you will receive an email/text with scheduling instructions.

Thank You!


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COMPANY DESCRIPTION

The elegance of nature. The luxury of a timeless retreat. An oasis for adventure.

Discover the Poconos you never knew existed. Just outside the city, an exceptional experience beckons, where families come together and events become extraordinary. Since 1928, this majestic 5,500-acre escape has been the ultimate destination for time-honored traditions and memory-making excursions. Here, the unrivalled old-world charm of our Inn, Lodge and Cottages blends seamlessly with nature’s grandeur and world-class service, all awaiting your arrival.Welcome to Skytop Lodge, the hidden jewel nestled at the top of the Poconos.

EMPLOYMENT AT SKYTOP


Carry on a grand tradition.


Skytop Lodge Resort has been a golden meeting place for treasured guests since the 1920's. Today, we continue a tradition of transcendent service, made possible by our dedicated staff.That’s why we honor our employees with a comprehensive package that includes health and life insurance, 401(k), competitive wages, paid time off, complimentary meals, training opportunities, use of sports facilities, credit union membership, and room and board.
JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE:  Houseperson, Day and Night

 

JOB SUMMARY:  The Houseperson position delivers supplies to the floors, cottages and the Inn, including linen and amenities. The person in this position will also vacuum floors, move furniture as needed, remove dirty linen and trash from the housekeeper’s areas, and strip vacant rooms as needed, and other duties as assigned.  All work is to be performed in accordance with the guidelines for performance and safety established by housekeeping department.

 

REPORTS TO:  Executive Housekeeper

 

PRIMARY DUTIES AND FUNCTIONS:

  1. Greet all guests with proper salutation.
  2. Perform cleaning functions in assigned areas, following established schedules and using prescribed methods.
  3. Vacuuming of carpets in hallways and stairs.
  4. Transport trash and soiled linen from storage closets.
  5. Stock supply closets with linen and guest supplies.
  6. Observe repairs needed to equipment, furniture, building and fixtures.  Report immediately to the housekeeping department.
  7. Perform other related duties and assignments, as assigned.

 

SKILLS REQUIRED:  Ability to read, write, give and follow simple verbal and written instructions. Must possess a valid driver’s license.  

 

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:  Must have the ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language. 

 

PRIOR EXPERIENCE:  None required. 

 

SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:  None required. 

 

PERSONALITY REQUIREMENTS:  Good “people” skills, self-motivated, strong ability to adapt and accept changes.   

                                               

RESPONSIBLE FOR:  Supplies, equipment and check lists.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  Must have the ability to work steadily all day at tasks that require walking, lifting up to 75 pounds, bending and kneeling

 

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:  Work is performed mainly inside. Outside work consists of linen delivery and pick-up, and trash removal. Scheduling includes weekends, holidays and shift work.

 

HAZARDS ENCOUNTERED:    Heavy lifting, bending and kneeling, possible exposure to blood borne pathogens and broken glass.

 

NOTICE

Job descriptions are not intended, and should not be construed, to be exhaustive lists of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with a job.  While this job description is intended to be an accurate reflection of the requirements of the job, management must reserve the right to add or remove duties from particular jobs when circumstances (e.g. emergencies, changes in workload, rush job, or technological development) dictate.  Because of various seasonal requirements, jobs in other areas of the resort may be offered as a replacement for this position to include work in other areas e.g. grounds maintenance, housekeeping, etc. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Please see job description.
QUALIFICATIONS

  • Please see job description.
BENEFITS

  • We honor our employees with a comprehensive package
  • 401K
  • Competitive Wages
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health and Life Insurance
  • Complimentary Meals
  • Training Opportunities
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Use of Sports Facilities
  • Room and Board, based on availability
  • ... and More!