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Hotel Housekeeping

Subject : hospitality
Instructions:
  • Answer 40 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Perform all the tasks involved in washing laundry. The seamsters repair worn or torn linens. Seamsters used to be called seamstresses.






2. The top manager of the housekeeping department.






3. Separate laundry into these piles: regularly - damp - stained - and torn or damaged.






4. A type of fungus that grow on damp surfaces.






5. The state of being free from disease-causing pathogens or having a safe level of pathogens.






6. The staff includes the laundry supervisor - laundry attendants - and semesters.






7. Guest use a variety of supplies.






8. Is responsible for the linen inventory.






9. Consist of the actions taken to prevent and control diseases.






10. Manages the inspectors and the room attendants.






11. Responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of all linens.






12. Responsible for keeping the hotel clean.






13. Before laundry can be washed - it must be sorted.






14. The person who cleans the guest rooms.






15. The linen that need to be washed or have just been washed.






16. Supplies may include shampoo - hair conditioner - moisturizing lotion - mouthwash - disposable shower caps and shoe shine cloth.






17. 1. soaking in a stain removal solution; 2. applying a detergent past to the stain; 3. using special treatment methods listed on a stain removal chart.






18. A doorway-sized cart that holds cleaning supplies - equipment - guest room supplies and linens.






19. Includes five tasks: sorting - washing - drying - folding - and storing.






20. Responsible for noticing problems. making sure that no unauthorized people enter a guest room - check the rooms for damaged items or items that need repair.






21. Normal wear & tear; losses in the laundry; improper uses; theft






22. The physical removal of dirt from surfaces.






23. After linens are dried - they must be ironed and folded. Flatwork presses and flatwork irons are used to iron sheets. Some hotels have machines that automatically fold sheets.






24. Tasks include washing laundry - care of linens - and inventory of linens.






25. To make it clean - sanitary - and attractive.






26. Entering the guest room; Cleaning the guest room; Providing guest supplies; Reporting problems; Limiting guest access; Turndown service






27. Hot water and sanitizing solutions are used in the washing machine for both cleaning and killing pathogens.






28. Do Not Disturb or Housekeeping






29. Straightening up the room and restocking guest supplies. Turns down the bedding and places a chocolate on the pillow.






30. The member of the team who checks the room after it is cleaned.






31. This department is responsible for protecting guests from infections and illness; Largest staff in the hotel; Major function (keep clean - sanitary - and attractive).






32. Where clean linens are stored.






33. Consist of all the items in the guest room made of cloth.






34. The state of being free of dirt and bad odors.






35. Used to keep the linen inventory records. The linen room must be locked. Items cannot be taken without a requisition form that is approved by the supervisor.






36. The treatment of a clean surface with heat or chemicals to reduce the number of disease-causing microorganisms to safe levels.






37. Repairing linens






38. Pathogens often thrive in the dryer's lint trap. The lint trap must be regularly cleaned with a sanitizing solution.






39. Supervises the attendants and seamsters. The supervisor is also responsible for keeping track of all linens and replacing linens when necessary.






40. Housekeeping work that is performed in the evening.