Located near downtown Kingston, the Thriftlodge Kingston places you in the best possible location for both business and leisure travel. You will find copious dining and shopping spots, along with entertainment options for the entire family. When you plan your upcoming trip to the Kingston area, choose one of the most comfortable and well appointed of all the hotels in Kingston.
Reporting to the Room Division Manager of the hotel, the Executive Housekeeper is responsible for planning, directing and controlling all the activities of the housekeeping department in order to satisfy the needs of the clients and to ensure the efficiency and profitability of the service.
Collect information on rooms to be cleaned and determine the order of rooms to be made, according to priorities.
Check the attendance of the scheduled employees.
Ensure that employees have all the necessary equipment for their work.
Occasionally, performs all duties performed by housekeepers (laundry attendant).
Upon request of employees regarding a problem in a room or in the laundry room, it must find a solution.
Verification of rooms and public places.
Enter information in the computer system that informs reception of room availability.
Maintain an inventory of items that are forgotten or lost by customers.
Hires and trains new employees.
Prepares employee schedules.
Verification of the hours punched by the employees and final preparation of payroll.
Responsible for staffing.
Ability to show leadership and supervise a team - High - Essential
Service oriented towards quality of services rendered - Essential
Detail oriented - Essential
Quality control and management skills - Essential
Time management and problem resolution skills - Essential
English Spoken and Written - High - Essential
French Spoken and Written - Low - Asset
For all of our unionized positions, salary is based on the collective agreement. For all the other positions, the salary is based on experience. We also have group benefits and Friends and Family rates on hotels owned by Tidan.