Houseperson- $15/hr - Skyline Lodge- JOIN OUR TEAM NOW!

  • The Indigo Road Hospitality Group
  • 470 Skyline Lodge Rd, Highlands, NC 28741
  • Jan 23, 2023
Full time Housekeeping and Janitorial

Job Description

Fresh mountain air and wide open spaces make it easy to disconnect to reconnect.

The Skyline Lodge in Highlands, NC is seeking a motivated, and energetic individual to be a part of our Housekeeping Team. This individual will ensure the cleanliness of the Lodge guest rooms and public areas in line with IRHG standards.

What we offer!

  • Housing
  • Paid Time Off
  • Benefits for Full-Time Employees (30hrs)
  • Competitive Pay with Work/Life Balance
  • Advancement Opportunities

Essential Functions and Responsibilities of the job include, but are not limited to:

  • Clean and service hallways, public areas and acts as room attendant as needed.
  • Strip guest rooms, prep for room attendant, remove trash and service glassware.
  • Completes all tasks as assigned for the day to the standards of Skyline Lodge and our guests.
  • Cover Room Attendant, Houseperson and Public Area assignments as assigned; cleaning public bathrooms, stocking carts, cleaning glassware, stripping rooms, and overall cleanliness of Lodge.
  • Visually inspect public areas and overall Lodge for cleanliness and appearance; clean as assigned.
  • Keep housekeeping cart orderly and stocked throughout the day, maintaining a clean work environment
  • Ensure all trash is removed and properly disposed of.
  • Stock, and put away deliveries in their designated closets.
  • Promptly deliver guest requested items.
  • Ensure housekeeping areas, public areas and cart are restocked for the next shift.

OTHER DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES In addition to performance of the essential functions, this position may be required to perform a combination of the following supportive functions.

  • Strive to maintain personal, staff and guest safety.
  • Participates in activities and meetings.
  • Completes all assigned tasks for the day, assists others when completed.
  • Ability to cross train with the Front Office to assist with necessary tasks.
  • Hours Required: Thirty to Forty hours over a five-day period; flexible; days and times may vary based on needs of Hotel. Hours based on business volume and needs, most weekends required. Coverage includes possible overnights.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS Abilities Prior cleaning experience is preferred.

  • Good communication and multitasking skills.
  • Ability to assist in all housekeeping roles.
  • Ability to remain calm in various situations, use sound judgement and effectively solve problems.


  • Organization, multitasking and project skills.
  • Knowledge of cleanliness standards.
  • Must have mobility to walk through the front and back of the hotel, up and down stairs.
  • Fluency in both English and Spanish highly desirable

Education/Formal Training High school diploma (or GED). Additional education, training, or certification preferred.

Experience One year of employment in similar position or equivalent.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to work an average of 35 hours a week
  • Ability to stand and walk 90% of the time
  • Occasional stooping, kneeling or crawling
  • Occasional pushing, pulling, lifting or carrying up to 40 lbs
  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs, ramps