Houseperson - Dual Branded Property, EVEN Hotel & Staybridge Suites Seattle Downtown - South Lake Union, WA

  • IHG
  • Seattle, Washington
  • Jul 31, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

About us

At InterContinental Hotels & Resorts , we own, operate and franchise more than 3500 hotels, offering close to half a million guest rooms in nearly 100 countries. By bringing your expertise and passion to any one of our brands, you will help us achieve our vision: to be the most preferred, admired, and successful hotel company the world over.

This is an IHG dual branded location at the heart of the Emerald City of Seattle. Featuring our EVEN counting with 123 rooms of "wellness" concept, and Staybridge Suites with 112 room extended stay style.

At EVEN Hotels we provide a thoughtful lifestyle offering for travelers seeking more options to stay healthier and balanced away from home.

Our hotels and wellness-savvy colleagues offer guests a best-in-class fitness experience, healthier food options and flexible working spaces. We inspire our guests to stay on track with their wellness routines so they can be at their best and achieve more. As a member of the EVEN Hotels team, you'll bring your passion for wellness, encouraging others and building connections with every interaction.

To inspire our Guests to stay on Track while on the road, we will:

Enliven Wellness through our passion, knowledge, and resources available to ensure balance and holistic well-being.

Be Encouraging by recognizing our guest's achievements and offering positive words of encouragement and suggestions.

Get Personal to understand our guest wellness goals and help them maximize their wellness journey while traveling.

At Staybridge Suites we want our guests to feel like part of the family which means we need you to:

Be down-to-earth by being straightforward and natural

Be thoughtful by being perceptive, caring and accommodating

Be sociable by being upbeat, involved, and friendly

Be reliable by being professional, a team player and resourceful

Day to day

This is a dual branded location. Property is adjacent to our extended stay, Staybridge Suites Hotel. Employees work at both locations.

The Houseperson will work with the Room Attendants on assigned floors. You will assist with heavy items such as mattresses and linens, removing dirty linens, transporting them to the laundry area, handling washing, folding, and delivering fresh linens and other supplies to room attendant carts throughout the day. This important role also assists with

Delivers linens and other supplies to Room Attendants.

Removes all dirty linen from assigned Room Attendants' carts and closets and transports to laundry.

Maintains cleanliness and organization of floor, closets and water and ice stations.

Removes trash, wipes down shelves/counters, sweeps, and waxes floor, removes non-floor closet items and stores them in appropriate areas.

Cleans other designated areas such as public restrooms, fixtures, storage areas, and other public areas for assigned floors.

Monitors and controls supplies and amenities and minimize waste within all areas of housekeeping.

Communicates and collaborates with other departments to provide and receive insight about guest needs, requests, and complaints.

Responds promptly and efficiently to guests' requests such as delivery of housekeeping supplies (e.g., linens, cots, etc.).

Responds to guest complaints and ensures corrective action is taken promptly to achieve complete guest satisfaction.

Remains current on brand, wellness, nutrition, and industry information required to deliver the EVEN Hotels programs and services.

Maintains Green Engage initiatives in assigned work area such as newspaper and other items for recycling.

Assists with deep cleaning projects.

Reports to supervisor needed repairs or unsafe conditions promptly.


Basic reading, writing, and math skills

Housekeeping experience

Ability to speak English

Flexible work schedule

Demonstrated recent and regular participation in wellness, nutrition, sports, fitness or similar activities a plus

Communication skills are utilized a significant amount of time when interacting with guests and colleagues

Reading and writing abilities are utilized often when reading assignments and completing checklists

May be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays

Carrying or lifting items weighing up to 75 pounds and pushing and or pulling items up to 300 pounds

Frequently standing up and moving about the facility

Frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility

Frequently bending, stooping, and kneeling


We'll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits - including great room discount and superb training.

Join us and you'll become part of the global IHG family - and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together - we trust and support each other, we do the right thing, and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve - click here to find out more about us.

At IHG Hotels & Resorts, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. IHG Hotels & Resorts provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to an individual's, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, marital or familial status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. IHG is committed to promoting a culture of inclusion where everyone feels safe, respected, and valued. We seek talent from all backgrounds to join our teams and encourage our colleagues to bring their authentic and best selves to work.

Not Applicable for Colorado Applicants.