Fort McMurray is located at 435 kilometers northeast of Edmonton and 60 kilometers west of Saskatchewan order. The area is in the middle of a boreal forest found at the joining together of two rivers called the Athabasca and Clearwater. Fort McMurray, aside from being Alberta’s centre oil hub, is a home to a total of sixteen hotels (most of which have four stars ratings) and motels. Most of these hotels hire their own staff for cleaning and maintenance such as housekeeping, etc.
Details of hotel cleaner jobs
The usual qualifications to do hotel cleaner jobs include completion of high school, with one year or less than two years experience of the same job, and ability to read, speak, and write in English. The description of work includes sweeping, mopping, and washing of floors, waxing and polishing of floors, dusting of furniture pieces, and vacuuming of rags and carpets.
Aside from cleaning, the hotel cleaner is also expected to make beds and change the sheets, prepare the room for accommodation such as distribution of towels and toiletries, ensure appropriate stocks of linen. Sanitation is also a very important aspect of work. A hotel cleaner is in charge of cleaning and disinfecting the kitchen work areas (countertops and floors), lobby area, bathrooms and other fixtures. The cleaner should ensure that the whole hotel is clean and sanitized.
The work environment is often described as fast paced, under pressure, and with repetitive tasks. As the work is essentially physical in nature, the hotel cleaner should have the required physical strength aside from being in good health condition. Employers would often offer employee accommodation. The salary is usually at $12 per hour.