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Housekeeping Supervisor

Posted April 30, 2022

Under Canvas Acadia
Surry, ME
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About This Job

Hourly Pay Range: $16-21.16

Position Overview

As a Housekeeping Supervisor, you play an important role in creating a memorable first impression for our guests from the moment they enter their tent.

We pride ourselves on providing guests with a camping experience that includes all the comforts and luxury of home. Your role is to lead a team of housekeepers to provide guests with a consistently clean and comfortable environment in their tent for the duration of their stay. Work side-by-side with your team to deliver results. 

How You Will Succeed  

  • Think critically to respond and react quickly to ever changing situations on property. 
  • Be an active listener, an approachable leader, and available to lend support. 
  • Interact regularly with all co-workers and guests. 
  • Meet regularly with camp leadership to ensure overall camp success and guest satisfaction.  
Decision Making
  • Anticipate workflow and appropriately delegate tasks. 
  • Find ways to streamline processes to maximize efficiency and resource use. 
  • Lead by example.  
Achieves Results 
  • Inspire your team to be engaged and committed to excellence, celebrating team results. 
  • Lead a team of housekeepers by modeling performance standards, setting clear expectations, and consistently holding others accountable. 
  • Develop trust and mutual respect among the team. 
  • Participate in weekly and daily meetings to ensure the Housekeepers are well informed about, upcoming events or groups, and any other special events or arrivals. 
Time Management
  • Inspect what you expect from your housekeepers and provide timely, constructive feedback. 
  • Ensure you are appropriately staffed and working efficiently with available resources. 
  • Lead your team to meet deadlines by while maintaining high standards.  
Other duties as assigned 

What It Takes  

  • Have obtained High School Diploma/GED 
  • Prior housekeeping management 
  • Ability to set clear expectations and lead a team  
  • Attention to detail 
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Stamina and ability to work outdoors 
Physical Requirements (If accommodations are needed, please contact HR during interview process):
  • Ability to work outdoors for long periods of time, including during extreme heat and cold or weather events  
  • Ability to lift 30lbs independently; all lifts over 51 lbs. require assistance from a co-worker  
  • Able to stand and move for long periods of time  

Why Under Canvas  

Free Housing | Competitive Pay | Beautiful Locations | Great Culture | Training 

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About this Employer

Under Canvas Acadia

702 Surry Rd
Surry, ME 04684

60 Room Inn

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With breathtaking views of the Maine coastline and Acadia National Park, Under Canvas Acadia is the perfect base camp for an ideal New England getaway. Under Canvas’ first East-Coast location is set on 100 acres of waterfront land, with more than 1200 feet of coastline and is a short 35-minute drive to the acclaimed Cadillac Mountain Trail and more broadly, Acadia National Park. Under Canvas Acadia allows you to explore the beauty of Maine by day and watch the ocean waves with a glass of wine by night.