Firmdale Hotels

Linen Porter - London

21 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Job Type: Permanent

Location: London

Salary: Competitive

Start Date: ASAP


We are currently recruiting for a Linen Porter to join our busy and highly successful team.

Your main responsibility as a Linen Porter is to take direction from the Floor Housekeepers and the Head Housekeeper; to deliver cleanliness to the correct standards whilst remembering the finest details throughout the hotel. Firmdale Hotels is best known for the stylish décor, vibrant colours, and exquisite rooms which are individually designed with unique furniture and colour schemes, all within a 5* luxury setting.

Main Duties:

  • Receive incoming deliveries and store correctly
  • Distribute and maintain stock levels in all the linen cupboards
  • Sort through and separate the dirty linen for collection by the laundry
  • Assist the Room Attendants maintain guest rooms, public areas and back of house areas to our 5* standards
  • Communicate with the management team when duties have been completed
  • Report any maintenance issues
  • React to any guest requests


  • Previous experience as a Linen Porter in a hotel environment
  • Superb attention to detail
  • Flexibility with hours
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A good approach to teamwork
  • The ability to work well under pressure and in a busy environment

Hours required:

As a Linen Porter you will be working 40 hours per week on a flexible rota, where some weekends will be required.

To apply for the role of Linen Porter:

In line with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, we do require all applicants to have the eligibility to live and work in the United Kingdom. Documentation will be required at interview stage.

Why Firmdale Hotels?

Firmdale Hotels is an award winning hotel group with 8 luxury boutique hotels in London and 1 in New York. We have won the Queens Award for Excellence three times and the Soho Hotel has won The Cateys Award for Hotel of the Year.

Quality is what we are all about at Firmdale and that’s from our individually designed bedrooms containing original pieces of artwork to the Egyptian cotton linen used in the restaurant. We believe that the customer truly comes first and that if we get the minor detail right then everything else will follow.

Our culture suits down to earth, genuinely friendly, ambitious and hardworking people. If you want to be noticed and recognised for your individual contribution then this is the company for you

Due to the large number of applications we receive we are unable to respond to all applicants individually. Your CV will be considered over the next 5 working days. If you do not hear from us by this time, your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.