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Website Viking River Cruises

Founded in 1997, Viking is the world’s leading small ship travel company, exploring more than 20 rivers, five oceans, five great lakes and all seven continents. Offering destination-focused experiences for curious travelers, Viking has amassed more than 250 awards and was recently voted the #1 River Cruise Line and the #1 Ocean Cruise Line by Cond Nast Traveler in the publication’s 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards.

You now have an opportunity to join one of the most acclaimed and fastest-growing hospitality brands as it expands in the United States.

In summer2022, Viking will launch its new, highly-anticipated Mississippi River cruises and will introduce the most luxurious ship ever built for the river, the 386-guest Viking Mississippi . Sailing on board the elegant new ship, you will dock in the heart of iconic cities that line the river; during your free time, you will be just footsteps from exploring the fascinating places that stretch from New Orleans all the way north to St. Paul.

At Viking, we offer great pay and great benefits-including a Swiss-developed training program and a work schedule that provides up to 13 weeks off each year. With all of your living expenses covered during work weeks-including lodging, meals, Wi-Fi, travel to/from the ship, uniforms & laundry-you have the unique chance to save more of your pay than in most other restaurant or hospitality positions. Being a valued member of the Viking family, you join a close-knit, supportive group of colleagues-many of whom form lifelong working relationships and friendships. And, with training from the industry leader, you will receive the skills, knowledge and tools to be successful-as well as abundant opportunities for advancement. Regardless of where you are on your career journey, Viking can help you in reaching new destinations.

Multiple positions open for immediate hiring; starting at$37,800annually

A VIKING LEADERSHIP ROLE

As a Viking Shipboard Leader, you represent Viking’s values and leadership philosophy ( H vam l ). You are a hospitality professional who demonstrates passion for excellence, who takes ownership for your areas of responsibility, and who believes in empowering your team with the skills, knowledge and tools to succeed. You are an exceptional role model for the Viking Family and have strong motivation to achieve the company’s goals and objectives. You are flexible, stress resistant, focused, and a truly committed team member.

PURPOSE OF POSITION

    – The Laundry Lead oversees a variety of laundry functions to ensure the smooth running of the daily operation of laundry and dry-cleaning.

    – You are required to ensure the efficient work flow of the Laundry Department by maintaining high levels of employee productivity and a safe work area.

    – It is your responsibility to create a friendly, guest-oriented service culture to ensure Guest satisfaction and repeat business, which in turn, will increase revenue and profitability of the company.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

    – Regularly inspect laundry areas to ensure that these areas are clean and safe, according to company policies and procedures and employee health and fire/chemical safety. Any damages/malfunctions found during such inspection must be corrected, accordingly, and reported to the Executive Housekeeper.

    – Maintain accurate and up-to-date record keeping which includes but is not limited to flatwork ironing, laundry lint cleaning and Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) files; ensure that all preventative actions are taken by laundry personnel to prevent spontaneous combustion.

    – Ensure that all linen is staged and stored safely. Linen should under no circumstance be piled above the red safety line, obstruct exits & escape areas or limit access to safety equipment such as fire extinguishers, water tight doors and fire doors.

    – Monitor and maintain inventory for all laundry chemicals and supplies; complete and submit weekly requisitions; ensure the laundry work-float runs smoothly by controlling and maintaining the Laundry Team’s work schedule and roster.

    – Lead and support a multi-cultural team, maximizing crew satisfaction, productivity and retention.

    – Meet with Team Leaders on a daily basis for “The Daily Reunion”, to provide feedback & operational updates as well as to ensure that your department is performing to Viking’s STAR Service Standards.

    – Provide the highest level of comfort and service to Guests and consistently maintain an impeccable standard of cleanliness and hygiene in all areas, as per Viking’s STAR Service Standards and all Public Health Policies; manage service according to Guest flow, embarkation & disembarkation, sea day activities & other activities.

    – Ensure you always wear the appropriate and task specific Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required for your duties onboard. Always use correct lifting techniques to prevent injuries.

    – Uphold impeccable grooming standards within your team at all times by complying with Viking’s Image and Uniform Standards.

    – Ensure that company property is appropriately secured and protected, especially during rough weather conditions, in order to prevent unnecessary loss or damage.

    – Demonstrates outstanding flexibility: able to work at different times of the day, under pressure and reflect a positive can-do attitude and the best image of Viking at all times.

    – Become knowledgeable and ensure your team are knowledgeable about itinerary-related ports of call, shore excursions and shipboard activities such as events, entertainment and programs.

    – Positively contribute to achieving/succeeding Laundry KPI goals (quality & financial).

    – Have full knowledge about safety & security procedures and can operate in line with all Public Health, Environmental and Safety & Security Policies; participate in all training concerning onboard training, safety & security, fire prevention, evacuation exercises as required by the company.

This document describes the primary activities, duties and responsibilities of this position. Your manager or supervisor may assign additional duties and responsibilities to you.
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