Being a Housekeeper is one job that gets people to work closely with top shots in society. It is another quick and easy route to get closer to high-net-worth individuals. This job can take someone to a new environment that will challenge and change their former perception towards life due to the quality of people they will meet. It will present them with good opportunities as well.
We are currently in need of sincere, hardworking, committed, dedicated, individuals who are willing to discharge the duties and responsibilities of a Housekeeper, and also have an excellent and good team spirit. Those that listen and take action and execute the instructions from the supervisors to join our team.
They should have an idea of what it takes to be a Housekeeper and also be familiar with the different tools and gadgets used in this profession. They must understand the challenges associated with the job and be disciplined enough to handle every situation in the job to the barest minimum; at least to their best to avoid conflicts.
A Housekeeper can work as an individual worker or be a part of a team that takes responsibility for keeping the house, and hotel clean, tidying up everywhere that needs to be kept clean. This also includes keeping the guest rooms well arranged (in the case of a hotel) as well as other designated areas of the house and hotel. The Housekeeper is responsible for the general sanity of the hotel, making sure it is safe, conducive, and serene for the guests. Also maintaining the cleanliness standards of the house and hotel at all times.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
These are the expected duties and responsibilities the Housekeeper is expected to discharge:
- Clean, arrange and sanitize the rooms for guests. Also the public areas of the hotel. Keep the environment serene and beautiful at all times.
- Making beds, changing pillows, pillows, linens towels also checking for breakage as well as any other spoilt item(s).
- Reporting maintenance issues to the supervisor on time for quick actions to be taken.
- Dusting and vacuuming to keep the hotel dust free.
- Restocking guest room amenities needed for the guests.
- Following all safety protocols and regulations to avoid casualties.
- Performing other related duties as required for the general well-being of the hotel.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE JOB
These are the needed Skills and Qualifications needed for this job.
- Good Communication Skills. The individual should know how to communicate, and express himself or herself.
- Fluency in Spoken English Canada is an English-speaking country (though some speak French) the individual should have a good command of Spoken English to be able to communicate with the guest and co-workers.
- Individuals should have great work ethics, be diligent, and ever ready to discharge their duties.
- Ability to function effectively in a team, having a positive attitude towards work.
- The applicant should be experienced in housekeeping or a related field.
- Ability to lift heavy materials.
- Have a high school diploma or equivalent.
- Having the legal backing to work in Canada (work permit).
One of the challenges that come with being a housekeeper is that you will stand for long hours. This means that anyone hoping to work as one must possess physical stamina and energy to be up and running and also be able to lift heavy materials too (in some cases). They should also understand that they’ll be able to work under all kinds of weather conditions therefore, they should be physically fit to do the job and not have health challenges of any kind.
Their interpersonal, and organizational skills, emotional intelligence, and other soft skills needed in a business like this should be thoroughly developed and they should be ready to wear a smiling face at all times.
EXPECTED SALARY AND OTHER BENEFITS
The salary for this job is placed between $15 to $20 per hour. To add to this, there are other benefits for them especially, their health which include, general health, vision, and sight insurance.
Their upskilling in any career they choose is our concern too as we will provide them opportunities to advance in their education and any training of their choice so they can further to greater heights in their endeavors.
HOW TO APPLY FOR THIS JOB
If after reading through this, you are convinced that you have the needed requirements and can function in this position, follow the link attached below or you visit the company’s website to submit your resume and cover letter to the email address there.
Working as a Housekeeper is a good job to keep, though it comes with its challenges just like every other business. Understanding how to adjust, navigate, and avoid what needs to be avoided, also, being proactive to the demands of the job will make you enjoy it.