Team Leader – Housekeeping – Jumeirah Beach Hotel

About the position:

An opportunity has arisen for a team leader to join the housekeeping department at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel.

The main tasks and responsibilities of this role:

  • Liaise and cooperate with the front office to ensure all areas are ready as required by the department.
  • Liaises with banquets and food and beverage service to ensure all areas are ready as required for service.
  • Is constantly aware of the state of the rooms to obtain a maximum of vacant rooms for sale.
  • Liaise and cooperate with the engineering department for all maintenance repairs to be carried out in the various areas.
  • Performs daily checks of all rooms in assigned section and reports any discrepancies found.
  • Checks VIP rooms prior to guest arrival and daily thereafter to ensure standard is maintained throughout guest stay.
  • Ensures that pantries are properly stocked with linens, guest supplies and cleaning products according to established stock.
  • Ensures that all deep cleaning programs are performed according to established schedules.
  • Ensures that plants and flowers look fresh and in good condition and informs the florist of touch-ups to be made.
  • Understands and follows all fire safety procedures.
  • Communicate new or amended procedures to relevant departments/colleagues in a timely manner, ensuring that they have been understood.
  • Train and coach all housekeeping attendants according to the monthly training plan set up by the department trainer.
  • Help with all inventories, which are done on a monthly or quarterly basis.
  • Ensures that a complete handover is completed at the end of each shift, recording any relevant information or requests.