Director of Housekeeping

IMMEDIATE OPENING FOR A DIRECTOR OF HOUSEKEEPING FOR A RESORT LOCATED IN MONTICELLO, NY. SALARY $75K to $85K INCL. FULL BENEFITS, 401K (ETC.) & RELOCATION ASSISTANCE. MUST HAVE PREVIOUS (AT LEAST 3 YEARS) LARGE HOTEL OR RESORT HOUSEKEEPING EXPERIENCE IN A SUPERVISORY ROLE. UNION EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • On a daily basis, coordinate the overall operation of the Housekeeping Department.
  • Ensure that room and public area cleanliness meets established standards through inspection and follow-up with housekeeping staff.
  • Evaluate housekeeping staff on a daily basis to determine quality of performance and skill. Close communication with the Asst. Housekeeping Manager/Housekeeping Supervisor to recommend areas in need of improvement.
  • As situations dictate, discipline employees with intent to improve performance, attitude and appearance.
  • Give employees commendations as warranted. Interviews potential employee candidates and recommends hiring of the acceptable candidates and ensure proper training.
  • Continually monitor the status of room availability throughout the day.
  • All VIP rooms are to be inspected on a daily basis to ensure the highest quality of cleanliness.
  • Inventory cleaning supplies, guest supplies and amenities on a weekly and monthly basis to ensure adequate supply.
  • Assist in the yearly, and monthly budget process.
  • Ensure that all personnel follow the established safety standards and procedures on a consistent basis.
  • Report in either written or verbal form all important/urgent information items that needs to be addressed to the Asst General Manager/General Manager Perform timely and fair performance appraisals as assigned by Human Resources Dept.
  • Conduct training as needed.

MARGINAL FUNCTIONS:

Perform other duties as requested by Resort Manager and/or General Manager. Assume all responsibilities for the operation of the department.

QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING, & WORK EXPERIENCE

  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Two years college preferred.
  • Three years housekeeping experience in a management role required.
  • Ability to handle high stress situations.
  • Ability to communicate effectively. Spanish preferred but not required.
  • Ability to work well under pressure.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Detail oriented.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $75,000.00 to $85,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • NY UNION: 1 year (Required)
  • director or housekeeping management: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Housekeeping Management: 3 years (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Relocation assistance

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number US_EN_99_023230_1200480