Posted: Nov 21, 2022

Houseperson - Homewood Suites

Willow Valley Associates - Harrisburg, PA
Salary: Hourly
Application Deadline: N/A
Hotel Industry
  • Job Title:                 House Person
  • Department:           Housekeeping
  • Location:                 Homewood Suites
  • Reports To:             Executive Housekeeper
  • FLSA Status:          Non-Exempt   
  • Pay Grade:              5
  • Prepared By;          Human Resources
  • Prepared Date:      02/10    
  • Approved By:         Human Resources
  • Approved Date:     02/10
  • Revision Date:       02/17


Keeps premises of hotel in clean and orderly condition.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Performs general daily cleaning and vacuuming of hallways, restrooms, corridors, elevators, stairways, lobby, and other designated work areas.
  • Delivers all of the needed supplies to the linen rooms and carts, puts away cots and cribs, helps with room deliveries as needed by the Front desk, and assists Housekeepers as needed.
  • Tags and turns in all Lost & Found items to the Supervisor.
  • Picks up trash at entrances, parking areas, and flower beds. Empties outside receptacles and transports trash to waste disposal area. Sweeps entrances & sidewalks.
  • Clears hallways of all items by the end of shift.
  • Provides a superior experience to all Guests by giving warm hospitality and executing ways to exceed expectations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Due to seasonal needs within the Hospitality Industry it may be necessary to adjust schedules to meet the demands of our business.

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position has no supervisory responsibilities


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

No experience or training required

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Valid PA Driver’s License (HGI)
  • Hilton Brand Training required upon hire

Safety Policies and Practices

The Team Member in this position is responsible for following Willow Valley's safety policies and procedures, promoting safety, and identifying areas for improvement. The Team Member must be knowledgeable about and follow Willow Valley's Safety Manual. The Team member will be reviewed annually on workplace safety.

 Computer Skills

None required

Complexity & Judgement

Work is routine and requires the ability to perform related steps, processes, or methods to accomplish the end result.  Simple procedures and directions are well defined and clearly stated.

 Guest & Team Member Relations

This position has occasional contact with Guests and Team Members on a regular basis.  Simple courtesy is required. Occasional contact with Team Members outside of immediate work group is required in this position.

Reasoning Ability

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Language Skills

Ability to read and comprehend and simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one or small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

Mathematical Skills

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure Using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Physical Demands

The employee frequently is required to stand and walk.  The employee is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


Willow Valley Associates is an equal oportunity employer.