Assistant Executive Housekeeper (Melbourne, VIC)

Silk Hospitality

Silk are seeking a Hotel Assistant Executive Housekeeper that is experienced in leading Housekeeping Departments for large 5 star hotels.

  • Great team environment
  • Dynamic team with strong people culture
  • Work for a distinguished brand
About Silk Hospitality
Silk Hospitality is the fastest growing outsourced housekeeping provider in Australia with operations in Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. Silk is providing service to some of the world’s leading hotel brands and is looking for an experienced executive leader with impeccable customer service skills and a passion for working with people.

The Role
We are seeking a passionate Assistant Housekeeping Executive to join our team at Silk Hospitality. Reporting to the Executive Housekeeper, the position will be responsible for providing support and leadership in managing and leading the housekeeping team, delivering the housekeeping benchmarks and overall housekeeping operations in accordance with Silk's high standards. It is therefore important that the successful candidate has proven experience as a leader in a similar position, in additional to excellent customer service skills and a passion for working with people.

The key responsibilities for the position include:
  • Ensuring that your team is cleaning and maintaining the guest rooms and hotel public areas to Silk's highest standards.
  • Establishing and implementing operational procedures and standards.
  • Managing the hiring of, rostering and performance of employees.
  • Training and mentoring your team.
  • Planning and coordinating the activities of the housekeeping team.
  • Inspecting all assigned areas to ensure standards are met and maintained.
  • Setting and adhering to budget controls.
  • Working closely with all departments to ensure that the hotel is presented well.
What you will bring:
  • A Professional attitude.
  • Extensive experience in  a similar position.
  • Previous leadership experience.
  • A hands-on approach to work.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Problem Solving skills.
  • Excellent time management skills.
The benefits for you
  • Be part of a growing business.
  • Working with a innovative and high quality provider in outsourced housekeeping.
  • The opportunity to travel.
  • Competitive remuneration structure.
  • Access to continuing professional development and career opportunities.
  • Opportunity to work with internal and external stakeholders.
Our Values
Our values create the foundation of our business and as such we continually measure our performance against these values. At Silk we Deliver,Talk Straight, Celebrate, Embrace Change, Make an impact and Get it done.

Our Recruitment Process
We appreciate all applications for this position but may only be able to contact the successful candidates for interviewing. 

This is a great opportunity to work for a distinguished brand and to take your career to the next level. To find out more about our business go to https://www.silkhospitality.com.au/