Laundry Runner, YWCA Hotel
Term Full–Time, May 2023 until September 2023
YWCA Hotel 733 Beatty Street, Vancouver, BC
Posting Period
Job Description

The laundry runner is responsible for assisting with laundry, delivering and stocking to the guest floors. Delivering to housekeeping storage areas and accommodate the guest expectations and needs. 

Pay rate: $22.89

What you’ll be doing:

  • Responding to room attendant needs for linen 

  • Stocking linen to all guest floor closets, following the par stock that is required on each floor 

  • Maintain a clean environment in the laundry room and linen closets 

  • Keeping common areas clean and tidy, lobby, lobby washrooms, lobby patio and 11th floor and 2nd floor terraces 

  • Respond to guests in a timely manner delivering items 

  • Work closely with all departments ensuring communication flows 

  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager 

  • Assisting laundry when needed 

What you’ll need: 

  • A valid clear criminal record check (including working with vulnerable populations) is required.  

  • The YWCA Metro Vancouver’s COVID-19 vaccination policy is currently suspended and as a result, vaccination from COVID-19 is not required at this time. However, should circumstances change and the YWCA deem it necessary to reintroduce such policy, you may be required to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 in order to be eligible to continue performing your duties 

What we offer:  We offer our eligible employees the following benefits as part of their total compensation package: 

  • extended medical and dental benefits  

  • a defined benefit pension plan 

  • flexible working arrangements for applicable positions 

  • Employee Family Assistance Program, a confidential and voluntary support service for employees and their eligible family members 

  • free membership to our Health + Fitness Centre, discounts at our YWCA Hotel and priority in YWCA Child Care centres 

  • a workplace that prioritizes employee health, safety and wellbeing, including many learning and growth opportunities such as our staff mentorship program and three equity committees who help to support our goals towards achieving meaningful equity and inclusion. 


This Position is Part of the IUOE 

How to Apply

This is an exciting time for the YWCA. Join us and be part of an inclusive, dedicated and impactful workplace! Candidates are invited to send cover letters and resumes by May 26th, 2023, to: 


Housekeeping Manager Leanne Henn she/her  

535 Hornby Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 2E8 



We are committed to ensuring that the application and interview processes are accessible to all applicants; if you require accommodations in submitting your application, or have other questions, please contact the hiring manager as listed.  All employment will be decided on the basis of qualifications, transferrable skills, lived experience, and business need. We thank all who apply, but only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information about this and other YWCA Metro Vancouver career opportunities, please visit