Executive Housekeeper Vacancies In Kenya August 2016


Executive Housekeeper Job at Duma Works, Kenya

Duma Works is recruiting an Executive Housekeeper for our client; a leading hotel in Nyeri.

Job Summary

  • The Housekeeper is responsible for planning, organizing, and developing of the overall operation of the housekeeping department.
  • Responsible for staffing, scheduling, training and developing hourly staff.
  • The establishment is located in central Kenya; interested candidates should be open to working/being stationed here.

Executive Housekeeper Job Responsibilities

As the person in charge of all the hotel accommodation, the successful candidate will:-

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Lead and supervise the day-to-day operation of the department to ensure service standards are followed
  • Handle guest concerns and react quickly, logging and notifying the proper areas
  • Actively participate in daily briefing, daily warm up and department meetings
  • Ensure room housekeeping attendants are informed daily about priorities in their section
  • Follow departmental policies and procedures
  • Report necessary maintenance items
  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications for Executive Housekeeper Job

  • Relevant Course in Housekeeping
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Proficient in English (verbal & written) essential
  • Minimum 2 years experience with above 1 year in a supervisory capacity in a hotel housekeeping environment
  • Proven training skills/ previous experience managing a team of housekeeping employees through motivation, coaching and development.
  • Proactive with a meticulous eye for detail
  • Strong organizational, supervisory and communication skills
  • Able to convey information and ideas clearly
  • Ability to evaluate and select among alternative courses of action quickly and accurately
  • Work well in stressful, high-pressure situations
  • Effective at listening to, understanding, and clarifying the concerns and issues raised by coworkers and guests
  • Must be able to perform assigned duties with attention to detail, speed, accuracy, follow-through, courtesy, cooperativeness and work well with limited supervision


How to Apply

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected] As the subject line of your email, write “2290” and please make sure to include Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2290, Barack Obama, 07xxxxxxxxx.in the message body. If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through. Deadline for receiving applications: 10th August 2016