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Executive Housekeeper

posted November 2, 2019

Hampton Inn Chicago/Tinley Park
Tinley Park, IL
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Job Description

JOB SUMMARY

The Executive Housekeeper is responsible for directing the housekeeping program of the hotel to ensure clean, orderly, and attractive conditions of guest rooms and common areas.

JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

• Supervises the work activities of housekeeping staff under the direction of the General Manager.

• Provides limited supervision to housekeeping staff consisting of 1 – 10 employees.

• Provides training including safety and standard operating procedures to all housekeeping personnel as directed by management.

• Ensures adherence to company quality standards by inspecting rooms, including deep cleans.

• Distributes keys and work assignments to staff.

• Addresses guest complaints regarding housekeeping services or equipment.

• Assists General Manager in the selection of housekeeping personnel.

• Assists management staff in assuring housekeeping staff is practicing efficient and effective procedures.

• Monitors linen and guest supply inventory.

• Reports any maintenance repairs to maintenance staff; records repair information in maintenance log.

• Completes follow-up on vacant or occupied rooms.

• Assumes functions of Housekeeper as necessary.

• Takes control of lost and found items as appropriate.

• All other duties as assigned.

Requirements

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, LICENSURE & CERTIFICATION

• Six months related experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

• Requires the ability to read, write, and speak the English language.

• Ability to appropriately assign/delegate work to others in the accomplishment of goals. Provides coaching, advice, and assistance as required; helps subordinates overcome obstacles and deal with problems. Appropriately assesses contributions and performance of employees; provides appropriate recognition, and deals with problems as they arise. Instills in others a sense of pride in the job at hand.

• Ability to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner; develops alternative solutions and uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.

• Ability to manage difficult or emotional customer situations; includes the ability to respond promptly to customer needs and requests for service and assistance.

• Ability to maintain a high level of professionalism; treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position.

• Knowledge of and ability to appropriately interpret and follow policies and procedures.

• Knowledge of and ability to adhere to safety and security procedures; reports potentially unsafe conditions; uses equipment and materials properly.

• Ability to present and express ideas and information clearly and concisely in a manner appropriate to audience, whether oral or written.

• Ability to meet the demands of the work schedule, to be at work and on time. May occasionally require the ability to work outside of regularly scheduled hours. Schedules may vary based on business need.

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About This Employer

Hampton Inn Chicago/Tinley Park

18501 North Creek Drive
Tinley Park, IL 60477

(708) 633-0602

63 Room Hotel

hamptoninn3.hilton.com

Our Hotel

We're 25 miles from downtown Chicago and easily accessible from the Metro station less than five miles away. Old-fashioned street lights shine downtown. Public benches painted by local artists decorate the sidewalks near our hotel. Travelers can spend the day at Odyssey Fun World, an attraction for children of all ages featuring mazes, slides and games. They can then, attend a concert at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre, the state's largest covered outdoor music theater.

Guests can start their day right with Hampton's free hot breakfast. Even those in a rush don't need to miss the most important meal of the day. On their way out, guests can simply grab one of our free Hampton On the Run® Breakfast Bags, available Monday to Friday. After a long day, visitors can rest in a clean and fresh Hampton bed ® at our Tinley Park, IL hotel.

  • Located in a quiet and safe neighborhood
  • 25 miles from Chicago
  • Two Metro stations less than five miles away, offering transport to downtown Chicago
  • 63 guest rooms, accessible rooms available
  • Tinley Park Convention Center less than 1 mile away

About Aimbridge Hospitality

At Aimbridge Hospitality, bigger really is better!  Now is a great time to join Aimbridge, the largest hotel management company in North America.  Currently with approximately 30,000 Associates and a diverse portfolio of more than 800 hotels and resorts, we are continuing to grow and expand!  Scale means opportunity, and here’s what that looks like at Aimbridge:

  • Culture – At Aimbridge we have high expectations for results and performance. That’s why we value passionate and service minded people who love to be challenged and who desire opportunities to directly contribute to the overall success of the Company.
  • Careers – We invest in training, technology, and talent. Through a collaborative and supportive approach, Aimbridge can take you where you want to go!  When you join Aimbridge, your professional network will instantly expand.  You’ll become part of industry history as Aimbridge Hospitality secures its place as not only the largest third-party manager of hotels and resorts, but also the best!
  • Community – Being good corporate citizens is something we take seriously at Aimbridge. Impact and connection is what it’s all about!  We engage internally and externally in a variety of ways to make a positive difference for each other, and within our local communities.