IHG Housekeeping Manager - Hotel Indigo Lower East Side in New York, New York
Do you see yourself as a Housekeeping Manager ?
What's your passion? Whether you're into baseball, bull fighting or baking, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.
Experience New York like a local when you stay at Hotel
Indigo Lower East Side. Ideally located in the heart of New York City’s Lower
East Side sits a brand new boutique-style urban oasis that features spacious
accommodations and breathtaking Manhattan views. From the moment you walk in,
you will capture the exciting detail expressed through contemporary artwork
inspired by the neighborhood’s roots and eccentric furnishings that express the
local flavor and give a voice to the art, street style, galleries, tastes,
flavors, libations, sounds, fashions and people of the L.E.S.
Guests enjoy an authentic neighborhood setting, eclectic
design and décor, and our intimate, personalized service — that's how we bring
Refreshingly Local to life. For our guests, it’s what sets the Hotel Indigo
brand apart from other boutiques and hotel chains. Hotel Indigo Lower East Side anticipates, meets
and exceeds guest expectations.
This challenging position has overall responsibility for assisting in managing the housekeeping and laundry operation to ensure product quality standards are met and that optimum service is provided to hotel guests, and will serve as Executive Housekeeper in his/her absence. You will assist in managing the day-to-day activities of the housekeeping department; schedule employees to ensure proper coverage while ensuring all staff are properly trained and have the tools and equipment needed to effectively carry out their respective job duties.
You will schedule routine inspections of all guest rooms/suites and public areas to ensure everything is clean and in good repair and conduct pre-shift meeting and review all information pertinent to the day's activities. This role assists in controlling expenses and minimizing waste in all areas of housekeeping and participates as needed, in the preparation of the annual departmental operating budget and financial plans. Responsibilities include assisting in maintaining par levels for supplies and equipment and replenishing shortages and other business supplies for daily business. You may assist with deep cleaning projects and/or assist housekeeping staff during unanticipated rush periods. May serve as "manager on duty" as required.
Qualifications include a High School Diploma or equivalent plus 2 years housekeeping experience, preferably in a hotel of similar size and complexity, including one or more years of supervisory experience. Some college preferred. You must speak fluent English, with ability to speal other languages preferred and may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. This job requires ability to perform the following: carrying or lifting items weighing up to 50 pounds and pushing and/or pulling approximately 200 pounds, frequently standing up and moving about the facility, frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility, frequently bending, stooping and kneeling.
In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.
So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.
IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.
Job: Hotel General Management
Location: NY-New York
Requisition ID: NEW002625