Viking Cruises

Washer Specialist

July 17, 2017
Viking Cruises
Accommodation Jobs
not specified

Vessel type: Ocean-going cruise ship

Purpose of Position

Reporting to the Laundry Master

Supervise the use of the washing machine

Your Responsibilities

  • Use specialized expertise to clean any stains that washing machine cannot wash off.
  • Prepares schedule and priority of wash cycles to meet timelines required for service areas and guests.
  • Manages the washing process, including the use of properly weighted loads, and maintaining a clean and safe wash area.
  • Holds responsible for the laundering of all onboard linen, guest’s clothes, and uniforms.
  • Maintains proper supplies.
  • Responsible for daily inspections and reporting maintenance needs of washing machines.
  • Ensure efficient collection, sorting, cleaning, and distribution of laundry from the wash area.
  • Responsible for the proper use of chemicals and disposed of according to the approved chemical list.
  • Responsible for final inspection of linens & garments before & after washing.
  • Monitor the chemicals inventory and report to Laundry Master daily.
  • Inform the Laundry Master about any leaking valves, damaged insulation, air and water path or problems with safety mechanisms.
  • Operate in line with all USPH, Environmental, Safety and Security Policy.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Landry Master or the Executive Housekeeper

Your Profile

  • Minimum 3-4 years of experience in a laundry as a laundryman including 2 years in washing department on board.
  • English knowledge
  • Specialized expertise in stain removal.
  • Understand of various stains & chemical reactions.
  • Understand various differentiate of fabrics.
  • Know the operation system of the washers and dryers. 

Language Requirements

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

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Viking Cruises

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Across Europe, Russia, China and Southeast Asia, more people sail with Viking than any other river cruise line. With inspiring destinations, the largest fleet of 4 and 5 star ships, memorable experiences and fine cuisine, Viking is regularly voted the world’s favorite river cruise line.

Our guests return again and again because we also offer something more – exceptional service. The kind of service provided by exceptional people. If that sounds like you, and you’d like to be part of a forward thinking and fast-expanding company, we’d like to hear from you.

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We offer great opportunities for promotion where you will be rewarded for your hard work, enthusiasm, initiative and sense of responsibility.

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