Executive Housekeeper | Island House


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Executive Housekeeper Job Description

Direct and control housekeeping operations and staff of the housekeeping department. Coordinates between housekeeping crews to inspect assigned areas to ensure standards are met. Manages many priorities and demands and can solve problems, support staff, and perform other housekeeper duties when required.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Establish and/or implement operating procedures and standards
  • Plan and coordinate the activities of housekeeping supervisors and their crew
  • Coordinate inspection or inspect assigned areas to ensure standards are met
  • Training, scheduling, and evaluating performance
  • Complete financial management tasks such as setting and adhering to a budget
  • Handle administrative tasks

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Secondary school diploma
  • A college diploma in tourism or business management is an asset, as is a National Occupational Certification as a Housekeeping Room Attendant.
  • Previous experience working in housekeeping is required – Previous supervisor or manager experience is an asset.
  • Human resource management skills such as recruitment and training
  • Basic accounting skills
  • Good customer service skills
  • Purchasing and inventory skills are an asset
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHIMIS) certification is an asset and may be required.

Additional Information

  • Reports to General Manager.
  • Business Casual Attired Required.