The Assistant Housekeeping Manager will assist in the planning, direction, coordination and execution of all activities and personnel within the housekeeping and laundry (if applicable) departments.
As an Overtime Eligible Manager (OEM), s/he is responsible for ensuring that all housekeeping activities are carried out professionally, to standards and at the highest level of service. S/he will effectively lead, train, coach, motivate, engage and provide feedback to the housekeeping staff on a daily basis.
In the absence of a Director of Housekeeping, the Assistant will fulfill this role.
Other responsibilities include but not limited to:
Must be able to meet physical requirements of the job which include being able to stand and walk for long periods of time to inspect and give guidance to staff.
Education &Experience: Bachelor’s degree in a related field from an accredited university/college plus at least three (3) years of related experience; or high school diploma or equivalent plus at least five (3) years of related experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the above skills, knowledge and abilities.
Computer Skills: Basic computer skills needed. Familiarity with Microsoft Office preferred. Experience with hotel information systems required.
Certificates & Licenses: First aid certification as required. CPR certification desired.
Other Requirements: Previous experience in hotel housekeeping supervision/management required