Marriott Executive Housekeeper in Brussels, Belgium

Description:

You were always one of those curious kids who opened every cabinet, peeked behind every door, and never ceased to ask "why" when given an explanation. Today, you bring your personal style to every experience. You live life to discover. You are passionate about your neighborhood, always looking to explore the places one wouldn t find in a travel guide. If this sounds like you, you re in the right place. You ve got authentic style, natural curiosity and a warm way with people. Renaissance is not just a place to spend the night, it's a place to discover, a place in the world with style like yours. That s why we re not just looking for anyone. We re looking for someone like you.

Qualifications

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for the daily shift operations of Housekeeping, Recreation/Health Club and, if applicable, Laundry. Directs and works with employees to ensure property guestrooms, public space and employee areas are clean and well maintained. Completes inspections and holds people accountable for corrective action. Position assists in ensuring guest and employee satisfaction while maintaining the operating budget.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

Valid working permit mandatory

English/French required

Education and Experience

2 years experience in the housekeeping or related professional area.

2-year degree from an accredited university in Hotel and Restaurant Management, Hospitality, Business Administration, or related major;

CORE WORK ACTIVITIES

Managing Housekeeping Operations

Ensures guest room status is communicated to the Front Desk in a timely and efficient manner.

Works effectively with the Engineering department on guestroom maintenance needs.

Supervises the property general cleaning schedule.

Obtains list of rooms to be cleaned immediately and list of prospective check-outs or discharges to prepare work assignments.

Inventories stock to ensure adequate supplies.

Supervises daily Housekeeping shift operations and ensures compliance with all housekeeping policies, standards and procedures.

Assists in the ordering of guestroom supplies, cleaning supplies and uniforms.

Supports and supervises an effective inspection program for all guestrooms and public space.

Communicates areas that need attention to staff and follows up to ensure understanding.

Ensures all employees have proper supplies, equipment and uniforms.

Managing Departmental Costs

Participates in the management of the department s controllable expenses to achieve or exceed budgeted goals.

Understands the impact of department s operations on the overall property financial goals and objectives and manages to achieve or exceed budgeted goals.

Comprehends budgets, operating statements and payroll progress reports as needed to assist in the financial management of department.

Ensuring Exceptional Customer Service

Responds to and handles guest problems and complaints.

Strives to improve service performance.

Empowers employees to provide excellent customer service.

Emphasizes guest satisfaction during all departmental meetings and focuses on continuous improvement.

Conducting Human Resources Activities

Participates as needed in the investigation of employee accidents.

Supervises staffing levels to ensure that guest service, operational needs, and financial objectives are met.

Ensures employees understand expectations and parameters.

Ensures property policies are administered fairly and consistently, disciplinary procedures and documentation are completed according to Standard and Local Operating Procedures (SOPs and LSOPs) and support the Peer Review Process.

Observes service behaviors of employees and provides feedback to individuals.

Uses all available on the job training tools to train new room attendants and provide follow-up training as necessary.

Participates in the employee performance appraisal process, providing feedback as needed.

Assists as needed in the interviewing and hiring of employee team members with the appropriate skills.

Supports a departmental orientation program for employees to receive the appropriate new hire training to successfully perform their job.

Participates in employee progressive discipline procedures.

Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.

Job: Housekeeping & Laundry

Organization: Renaissance Hotels

Location: BEL-Brussels

Requisition ID: 17001JPY