Assistant Executive Housekeeper
|Al Qasr – Madinat Jumeirah Resort
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|About Jumeirah & the Hotel:
Jumeirah Group, a member of Dubai Holding, has been making a distinguished impact on the global hospitality market for more than two decades with its Stay Different™ brand promise.
Its award-winning destinations, such as the iconic Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, position service beyond expectations, elevated dining destinations and surprising architecture and design at the heart of every guest experience.
Today, Jumeirah operates a world-class portfolio of 23 properties across the Middle East, Europe and Asia and employs over 8,000 colleagues, representing over 106 nationalities.
As Jumeirah continues to expand its global portfolio and scales up its operations to the next level of growth, it remains fully committed to developing and empowering our colleagues to excel in world class environments.
Madinat Jumeirah – The Arabian Resort of Dubai is a magnificent tribute to Dubai’s heritage. The resort comprises of three grand boutique hotels: Jumeirah Mina A’Salam, Jumeirah Al Qasr, Jumeirah Al Naseem, and a collection of 29 traditional summer houses known as Jumeirah Dar Al Masyaf. In addition, there’s seven exclusive Malakiya Villas, over 50 world-class restaurants and bars, a traditional souk, 3km of waterways with abras, a leading conference and banqueting center, 2km of private beach, the award-winning Talise Spa and the Talise Fitness health club.
About the Job
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Executive Housekeeper to join Housekeeping Department in Al Qasr Hotel.
Your main duties will include:
To be responsible for the supervision and coordination of the Housekeeping Attendants by making sure that these services are available and carried out with the utmost efficiency.
To study and evaluate the operation of the Housekeeping Department, and suggest improvements to the Executive Housekeeper.
To assign duties and responsibilities to subordinates, assisting the Housekeeping Attendants in their duties.
To check the Linen Room and pantry areas to ensure the smooth flow of the guest supplies, uniform, and linen.
To maintain a record of Planned Preventive Maintenance cleaning work i.e. window cleaning, carpet shampooing, mattress turning, bedspread cleaning, blanket cleaning and general rooms cleaning.
To follow-up on all out of order rooms.
To ensure correct distribution and control of master keys.
To conduct inspections of corridors, service areas, pantries, staircases, and Public Area toilets to ensure proper cleaning.
To ensure that all suites and rooms are inspected thoroughly.
To ensure that all equipment is well maintained and handled correctly.
To handle guest complaints in accordance with the hotel policy, reporting all complaints to the Executive Housekeeper.
To check the logbooks and follow up on outstanding matters.
The ideal candidate for this position will have the following experience and qualifications:
Bachelor Degree in Hospitality Management
Minimum of 5 years work experience at a luxury hotel
Minimum of 3 years work experience as an assistant executive housekeeper or housekeeping manager at a luxury hotel with high volume.
Pre-opening or major refurbishment experience in a similar operation
Experience working in Middle East
Experience in working in a resort style operation
About the Benefits:
We offer an attractive tax-free salary, paid in Dirhams (AED), the local currency of the UAE. In addition, we offer reduced hotel rates across our properties globally, excellent care package, flights home, accommodation allowance, life insurance, functional incentives, 50% discount off Jumeirah F&B Outlets.