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Retreat Center Kitchen/Housekeeping Assistant 10 Month Position

Loyola University Maryland
Flintstone, MD 21530
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    141590438
The Kitchen and Housekeeping Assistant will prepare and serve meals and perform housekeeping and maintenance duties at the Loyola University Retreat Center. The Retreat Center is located in Flintstone Maryland. The center is situated on 20 serene acres in the mountains of Western Maryland. This is a 10 month position scheduled to be off during the summer months of June and July.

Essential duties include:
Prepare all sleeping rooms for occupancy. Makes beds, stocks towels and amenities, collects and launders sheets, towels and quilts. Assists with laundry duties as necessary to ensure linens are clean, beds are made and towels are ready for each sleeping room on the premises.

Cleans, sanitizes and disinfects bathroom areas and replenishes paper and soap supplies. Cleans and sets-up all gathering spaces. Cleans assigned areas by washing furnishings, walls, windows, tile, fixtures, equipment and floors. Cleans closets, utility rooms, windows, cabinets, etc. on a periodic basis. Responsible for cleaning all types of flooring surfaces, including stairs. Shampoos carpets or uses carpet stain remover and gum remover to remove carpet stains and gummy soil. Collects and removes trash and recyclables. Picks up, distributes and monitors supplies and equipment. Sweeps or shovels snow from buildings, entrances and steps. Vacuums with dual motor upright vacuums with attachments in all buildings and dusts and polishes specified areas and/or furnishings.
For more information and to apply online please visit: https://careers.loyola.edu/


High school diploma or GED.
Valid driver's license.
1-3 years of relevant experience.
Tact and diplomacy are required when dealing with event/conference sponsors, academic and administrative departments, and third party contractors.
Must be able to operate assigned tools and housekeeping equipment or be willing to learn.
Must be able to work with chemicals and cleaning solutions.
Ability to work independently and exercise sound judgment when confronted with changing circumstances, problems, and emergencies typical of event/conference operations while also working as a member of a team.
Ability to maintain poise, tact, courtesy while under pressure.
Good written and oral communication skills.
Ability to work evenings, weekends, and Holidays as required
Ability to support the mission and values of a Catholic Jesuit education, as well as University goals for institutional diversity.

Work may involve the performance of heavier physical tasks such as walking over rough or uneven surfaces, bending, stooping, working in confined space, and lifting or carrying moderately heavy (20-50 pounds) items and occasionally lift and carry heavy (I00 pounds or over) items. The work environment may involve exposure to various elements such as chemicals, dust, fumes, cold, heat, noise, vibrations, or dampness, where work exposes the employee to potentially non-disabling injuries. Duties may require that work be performed in adverse weather conditions. Work may require exposure to dangerous equipment and machinery. Work may require the use of protective clothing or gear such as earplugs, hard hats, mask, gloves, insulated clothing, boots, coats, etc. May require driving from one facility to another for meetings, events and other purposes without advanced notice.

Preferred Qualifications: Vocational or technical training in hospitality




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Posted: 2021-07-15 Expires: 2021-08-16

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Loyola University Maryland
Flintstone, MD 21530

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