LOCAL INFO: The City of Key West is the best-known and most populated of all the Keys and the Monroe County Seat of Government. Enjoy fabulous restaurants, bistros, museums, theater, clubs, shopping, touring, beaches and of course “Sunset at Mallory Square”. Stroll down world famous Duval Street and savor a cocktail at Sloppy Joe’s, a favorite Hemingway haunt, or take a ride around the island on a bike or moped and view the local architecture. Walking Tours during the day will point out many interesting sites, monuments and homes. Wander through specialty shops and galleries featuring creative art from both budding and world famous artists.
JOB DATES: March, 1-15 to September, 1-15
JOB TITLE: Housekeepers and Breakfast / lobby attendants
COMPANY TYPE: Hotel
QUALIFICATIONS: No specific requirements
Housekeeper: stocks supply on cart correctly in the morning and afternoon, with all necessary, linens, guest supplies, and cleaning equipment; cleaning guest rooms, removing soiled bed and bath linens, and replacing with clean linens, removing trash from rooms, cleaning bathroom area, dust all surfaces, vacuuming rooms and mopping floors; promote hotel services, facilities, and outlets, provide guest with information such as local attractions and directions; other duties may be required as directed by your Manager.
Breakfast / lobby attendant:
taking inventory of food, beverages, and supplies needed for each day, ordering or purchasing food supplies, preparing foods such as fresh fruit, coffee and juices from concentrates; stocking coffee, juice and milk machines or dispensers; clearing and cleaning tables; washing serving equipment and returning to storage; keeping breakfast area clean including removing trash, cleaning breakfast area and kitchen counters, cabinets and floors;
Servicing the public areas and bedrooms allocated to you each day to the appropriate standard; vacuum, sweep and mop all hallways, stairs, main entrances, business rooms, and store areas; ability to clean all toilets, brush toilets clean urinals, tiles outsides, and under toilets, washes and polish all vanity areas, vacuum and mop floors; clean lifts, doors glass, floor and tracks; clean and remove spots from all walls, doors and floors. Polish all mirrors and glass; clean all windows on the inside including frames ledges and glass; inspect the condition of all furniture for tears, rips and stains report all damages to supervisor. Check for missing items; remove all dust and particles from upholstered furniture, including crevices and under cushions; move all furniture and clean underneath; other tasks may be required as directed by your Manager.
GENDER: Both females and males are accepted
NATIONALITY: Any nationality
MINIMUM ENGLISH: Conversational
WAGE: $11 hourly, tips are available
AVERAGE HOURS: 32-40 hours per week
OVERTIME: Available on occasion (overtime rate – $19.50 per hour)
FREQUENCY OF PAY: Bi-weekly
WORK SCHEDULES: 4 – 6 days per week
TRAINING: On the job
SICK/VACATION DAYS: None paid
MEAL CONDITIONS: N/A
LOCATION: Key West, FL
SECOND JOBS: Possible
INTERNET AVAILABILITY: Available
PUBLIC TRANSPORT: N/A
TRAVEL TO WORK: Walking distance
DISTANCE FROM SHOPPING CENTER: 10 minutes walk
HOUSING: Provided. Apartment for 4 people.
HOUSING COSTS: $500 per student per month
HOUSING DEPOSIT: $300 housing deposit, non refundable
ARRIVAL INFO: Employees must give a prior notice
EMPLOYER PICK-UP: Upon request and if agreed well in advance