IHG Housekeeping Manager - InterContinental Toronto Centre in Toronto, Ontario

Description:

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.

Be yourself and at the centre of it all. Located in the heart of the entertainment and business districts in downtown Toronto, InterContinental Toronto Centre currently has an opening for a full time Housekeeping Manager. If you are passionate about hospitality and take pride in offering exceptional service, we would love to have you be a part of the IHG team! Our colleagues continue to aim higher and show they care about our guests and each other to ensure we achieve our goal of creating great hotels guests love.

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. 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.

Provide yourself with room to grow. Visit our website at www.torontocentre.intercontinental.com to learn more.

Qualifications

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 speak 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 defined contribution pension 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.

InterContinental Toronto Centre is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We are committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process for any qualified applicants under the respective provincial human rights codes. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated. Any information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

Job: Housekeeping Management

Location: ON-Toronto

Requisition ID: TOR001320