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507943 Work type:
Full Time Location:
Morningside School/Department: Columbia Residential
Grade: Grade 7
Job Type: Support Staff - Non-Union --
End Date if Temporary:
Hours Per Week: 35
Schedule: Must be able to work a flexible work schedule with weekend, late night and early morning required.
Reporting to the Resident Manager, the Housekeeping Supervisor will be responsible for the day-to-day housekeeping operations in the building and help ensure daily housekeeping operations run smoothly and guests are satisfied
Assigning housekeeping tasks to staff;
Inspecting work to ensure that the prescribed standards of cleanliness are met;
Delivery of linen, blankets, pillows, and “in-room” amenities to guest rooms;
Providing coverage during instances of staff shortages which may include cleaning linen, preparing guest beds, properly arranging amenities, and retrieving linens from guest rooms after usage;
Additional duties also include freshening bathroom areas; removal of garbage; laundering, counting and sorting linen; organizing and cleaning linen rooms and work areas; operating linen exchange tables; and preparing room status reports;
Issuing cleaning supplies and equipment to housekeeping staff as needed;
Other related duties are required as assigned.
High school diploma or GED required.
Two – Three years’ experience in the related field.
The Housekeeping Supervisor must be able to perform tasks independently with great attention to detail.
Excellent organizational and team management skills.
Some heavy lifting may be required and the ability to stand for extended period of times is required.
Good communication and customer service skills are required.
Ability to maintain a professional appearance and interact positively with guests and employees required.
The ability to work with a diverse group of people is required.
Working knowledge of housekeeping strongly preferred.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
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