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Housekeeping Manager

posted May 14, 2019

Jupiter Hotel and NEXT
Portland, OR
Boutique Hotel seeks to motivate and empower a member of our supervisory team
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About This Job

Help run our housekeeping team!

The Jupiter Hotel/Jupiter NEXT is looking for a Housekeeping Manager to oversee the daily operations of the Housekeeping department.  As the Housekeeping Manager, you will be responsible for all Housekeeping staff Associates including Room Inspectors, Housekeepers, Laundry Attendants, and Groundskeepers.

The ideal candidate for this position

We are looking for candidates with excellent interpersonal skills, who can effectively communicate with staff, management, and guests.  Intermediate or better computer skills is required.  Bilingual in Spanish and English is a big plus.  This is a perfect growth opportunity for those who have some supervisory experience in the hospitality industry looking to take the next step in their career by taking on more responsibility.  

What you will be doing

As the Housekeeping Manager, you will report to the Director of Housekeeping.  Some, but not all of your essential duties will include:

  • Manage staff in a productive and positive way.

  • Quality inspections of guest rooms, public areas, and back of the house.

  • Proactively plan and coordinate work assignments on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis.

  • Performs cleaning duties in cases of emergency, staff shortages, and changes in business demand.

  • Responsible for the completion and tracking of projects assigned by the Director of Housekeeping, including quarterly mattress, blanket, and comforter rotations.

Open availability and working weekends is required.  This is an hourly position.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift 30 lbs.
  • Must be flexible and capable of bending, twisting, and kneeling.
  • Must be able to work on feet, stand and walk for up to 8 hours at a time.
  • Must be able to keep up with pace of department/position demands.
  • Must be able to work for extended periods of time.


As a full-time Jupiter Hotel employee, you are eligible for:

  • Insurance after 60 days of employment, including medical, dental, disability, vision, and life.

  • A 401K account with employer match

  • Holidays paid at time-and-a-half

  • Eight hours of additional pay on your birthday

Upon being offered a job, a candidate will undergo a pre-employment background check. Please submit a resume and cover letter. We look forward to meeting you.

Compensation: Salary, DOE


About This Employer

Jupiter Hotel and NEXT

800 E. Burnside St.
Portland, OR 97214

(503) 230-9200

148 Room Hotel

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About the company

Since 2002, the Jupiter Hotel has been an innovator and thought leader in Portland’s hotel and hospitality scene. We took a dilapidated property and renovated it top to bottom, re-opening in 2004. In Spring 2018, our expansion property, Jupiter NEXT, opened across the street on the corner of 9th Avenue and Burnside. This new 6 story evolution of the Jupiter brand contains 67 rooms and over 5000 square feet of event space, a secret garden, lobby, bar, restaurant and 5th floor patio.

Why people like to work here

At the end of the day, our success boils down to our employees. We strive to empower and motivate our employees to be a part of Jupiter Hotel's success. Our comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, as well as disability coverage. We offer 401K accounts with company match. Our hourly employees are paid time-and-a-half for all major holidays. You also get 8 hours of extra pay on your birthday!