Hotel Holiday International is looking for Executive Housekeeper to join our management team. Candidate must have 3+ years of experience with Four Star hotels and proven records of success. Experience in GCC is required.
Responsible for the operation of all Housekeeping functions in guestrooms, offices and public areas, including corridors and stairwells.
With aid of Assistant(s), supervises staff of Housekeeping Supervisors, Housekeeping Attendants, Linen Attendants, Tailor, Cleaners and Clerks.
Establishes standards of cleanliness of areas under his/her control.
Instigates working rules and practices to meet these standards.
Cooperates with Human Resources department in establishing training programs, methods and procedures for development of employees.
Balances staff working schedules to meet peak and slack periods while remaining within union and labour law requirements.
Maintains a close payroll control.
Maintains a close liaison with Front Office to ascertain and meet anticipated guest check-ins and outs.
Makes periodic inspections of all areas to check on Housekeeping standards, and issues necessary orders to correct shortcomings.
Meets regularly with Engineering and Laundry departments to ensure smooth flow of supplies and repair work.
Responsible for guestrooms linen inventories and assists with Food & Beverage linen inventories.
Prepares annual linen budget basing the calculation on quantity in inventory and linen losses.
Supervises and arranges the taking of physical inventories at the frequency determined by Management.
Responsible for the inventory of guestroom and cleaning supplies, ordering replacement when necessary.
Prepares annual Housekeeping (FF&E) and Operating Equipment budget in consultation with Management.
Prepares annual uniform budget.
Maintains linen room and repair services.