Volunteering Housekeeping and/or Activity Staff

We are a traveler's hostel in East Hollywood/Koreatown looking for a Volunteer Housekeeper to join our team! We are only looking to hire someone with minimum two-month availability and a highly flexible schedule including weekends.

Our goal is to provide is to provide a safe, comfortable, and clean environment for young travelers around the world!

Free accommodation (bunk bed in staff dormitory) provided in exchange for volunteer work.

1. Job Title: Volunteer Housekeeper

As a volunteer housekeeper, you will be responsible for cleaning the hostel facilities, preparing breakfast, and making beds while maintaining the hostel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service.

Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:
-Change beds for leaving beds, up to 30 beds per day
-Perform deep cleaning tasks
-Dispose of trash and recyclables
-Cut fruit in advance of the next day's breakfast
-Clean facilities, such as common areas, patio, bathrooms, showers, floors, appliances, etc.
-Perform laundry for used towels, linen and blankets on an as-needed basis
-Restock and organize paper towels, toilet paper, soaps, linen, blankets, towels, supplies etc.

JOB REQUIREMENTS (including, but not limited to):
-Oral proficiency in English.
-Good communication and customer service skills
-Able to work unsupervised with focus and attention to detail
-Able to project a professional, friendly and courteous image to guests and patrons
-Able to lift and carry 30+ pounds
-A minimum of 24 hours of work weekly

JOB EXPECTATIONS (including, but not limited to):
-Works quickly and efficiently to fulfill the required tasks
-Projects a positive and hospitable attitude towards guests and staff
-Be dependable, punctual, and enthusiastic
-Follows directions well from manager(s) and employer(s)
-Must be focused and detail oriented

As you will be sharing a space with other volunteers, it is OF UTMOST IMPORTANCE that your presence positively contributes to the living environment. We implore that prior to applying, candidates are absolutely confident of their ability to compromise, interact, and communicate in peaceable, respectful fashion. Please if you do not have the disposition for community living and team playing, we politely ask that you seek opportunities in a less heavily social work.

Please email us a short description of any previous experience with cleaning and/or hostel traveling if you think you are fit to be part of our awesome team! We welcome young people trying to situate themselves in Los Angeles area, but please note that we are looking to hire someone who can work with us long term.

We prefer that you attach your resume and a self photo (or your social media account) to help us with the interview process.





646 N Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90004, USA
Job first posted: 08 July 2019
Updated: 08 July 2019