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Bashaw Valley Lodge Housekeeping Supervisor Contract in Bashaw, AB

Bashaw Valley Lodge

Branch Bashaw AB CA

Position:
Housekeeping Supervisor
Location:
Bashaw, AB

You should be motivated, patient, compassionate, and creative. This position requires an individual who is dedicated, and pro-active….

This position requires an individual who is dedicated, and pro-active. You will be a welcoming presence to our residents while creating a vibrant, safe, and clean facility. You should be motivated, patient, compassionate, and creative. Experience with seniors and/or senior directed programming will be an asset.
Qualifications include:

  • Customer Service: Housekeeping staff will have to interact with residents. Being friendly and courteous. Also listening to their requests, and making them feel as comfortable as possible.
  • Attention to Detail: Housekeeping staff have to keep their eyes on a lot of elements: cleanliness, standards, costs, safety, etc.
  • Leadership: Housekeeping supervisors must be leaders, rallying their team, resolving conflicts and getting the job done.
  • Management Skills: Housekeeping supervisors not only deal with the overall cleanliness of the lodge, they also have to deal with costs, pricing, creating work schedules and more.
  • Organizational Skills: Keeping work schedules, shipments, cleaning schedules and more organized is crucial to the job.
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Dealing with employee conflict, residents, and wrong stock orders is part of a housekeeping supervisor’s job. Being able to come up with a solution quickly is a needed skill.
  • Speaking Skills: Housekeepers need to accurately and easily communicate standards and cleaning methods to staff, and speak with residents clearly.
  • Stamina: Housekeeping staff can expect long days, and much of it on their feet.

Responsibilities:

  • Help with determining staffing needs
  • * Ordering of the cleaners, chemicals, and any housekeeping items needed (carts, supplies)
  • Clean rooms, hallways, offices, dining areas, showers, corridors, and all other areas so that health standards are met
  • Clean rugs, carpets, upholstered furniture, and/or draperies, using vacuum cleaners and/or shampooers
  • Empty wastebaskets, empty and clean ashtrays, and transport other trash and waste to disposal areas
  • Sweep, scrub, and/or polish floors, using brooms, mops, etc.
  • Dust and polish furniture and equipment
  • Keep storage areas and carts well-stocked, clean, and tidy
  • Polish silver accessories and metalwork such as fixtures and fitting
  • Replenish supplies such as drinking glasses, linens, writing supplies, and bathroom items
  • Sort clothing and other articles, load washing machines, and fold dry items
  • Sort, count, and mark clean linens, and store them in linen closets
  • Wash windows, walls, ceilings, and woodwork, waxing and polishing as necessary
  • Assign duties to other staff and give instructions regarding work methods and routines
  • Disinfect equipment and supplies, using germicides or steam-operated sterilizers
  • Clean, and hang draperies, and dust window ledges
  • Observe precautions required to protect property, and report damage, theft, and found articles to Lodge Manager
  • Carry linens, towels, toilet items, and cleaning supplies, using wheeled carts

Please reply with your resume and salary expectations
*Criminal Record check required*

Job Type: Contract

Local candidates only:

  • Bashaw, AB

Required experience:

  • Housekeeping: 3 years

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Bashaw, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-10-29
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