Fairmont Staff Services Houseperson - Spring 2017 in Canada

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Staff Services Houseperson

By providing warm, sincere, and engaging service, the Staff Services Houseperson ensures that staff cabins and apartments are cleaned and maintained and that the housing needs of colleagues are met.

Hotel Overview: Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge is surrounded by the snow capped mountains and enchanting lakes of Jasper National Park; a UNESCO designated World Heritage Site which includes the #1 Best Golf Resort in Canada by the readers of SCOREGolf Magazine, a newly redesigned Fairmont spa, 6 food and beverage outlets, and many outdoor activities which are right outside your door. No matter what time of year you visit Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, you can expect to be a part of "The True Rocky Mountain Experience".

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Colleague Residence Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service

  • Clean staff cabins including washrooms and hallways

  • Clean apartments and staff rooms in preparation for new tenants

  • Clean and maintain all staff areas (outside grounds, R&R; room, training room & laundry rooms)

  • Stock and label supply closets

  • Assist in all duties of the linen room

  • Moving and delivering furniture

  • Report all maintenance problems

  • Light maintenance duties (clean sink taps, unplug toilets)

  • Execute the mail run to town when required

  • Adhere to the hotel’s vehicle handling and safety policies while driving hotel and guest vehicles

  • Other duties as assigned

Employee Status


  • Housekeeping/janitorial experience an asset

  • Valid Alberta driver’s license required

  • Good physical condition required

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

  • Highly responsible & reliable

  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment

  • 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 Requirements:

  • Standing: 4-6 hrs/day
  • Walking: 4-6 hr/day
  • Bending/reaching: 3 hr/day
  • Pushing/pulling: 1-2 hr/day
  • Physical effort: required to lift up to 100 lbs, repetitive motion
  • Environmental stress: high - works in hot/cold conditions, constant inside/outside conditions, some slippery or congested conditions, working alone and in group situations

Visa Requirements: Must already be legally permitted to work in Canada

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

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTSAt Fairmont Hotels & Resort 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, Accountability and Excellence; 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!

Primary Location: Canada-Jasper-The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Colleague

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Travel: No

Closing Date: 01.Feb.2017, 1:59:00 AM

Req ID: JPL02327